Come for the cocktails—vodka, gin, rum, and whiskey, all showcasing spirits made onsite—and linger for the small plates: flavorful shiitake pâté, corned duck, and potato pancakes. You’ll either love or hate the decor, best described as factory chic. But with an attentive staff and thumping ’90s hip-hop on the speakers, you can’t deny it’s a huge asset to Randolph Street.

Who’s there: Thirty-something professionals who don't mind the high noise level

What to order: Cease and Desist