The owners of Dbar took over a grubby little Irish pub and installed a dark wood interior, a lengthy martini list and an upscale menu that rivals most of its downtown cousins. After 10pm on weekends, the smoke machines, lights and rib-shaking subwoofers come on, and suddenly the night belongs to Mariah—or at least Mariah impersonators, thanks to Friday’s night late-night karaoke takeovers.
1236 Dorchester Ave
|Cross street:||at Hancock St|
|Opening hours:||5pm-midnight Sun-Wed; 5pm-2am Thur-Sat. Food served 5-10pm daily|
|Transport:||Red line to Savin Hill|
|Price:||Main courses $16-$19.|