Best Bar: Civility & Unrest


Best Bar: Civility & Unrest Civility & Unrest is inspired by the cocktail culture and underground speakeasies of a bygone era. The bar showcases the finest in world-renowned vintage spirits, local craft distillers, flowing Champagne and sparkling selections, and local microbrews. Civil is the speakeasy in the whiskey bar in the front, while Unrest is a secluded, intimate lounge hidden in the back. Civility & Unrest is located below The Lakehouse and adjacent to the W Hotel. [...]

A Tale of Tequila and Transformation


A Tale of Tequila and Transformation Transformation is defined as “the induced or spontaneous change of one element into another.”  This is true when distilling agave into tequila, but can also be true for people.  While this is a story about tequila, it is also a tale of transformation in the mindset of bar manager, Joe Dietrich.  For the majority of his professional career, Joe has prized the unique and unknown in the world of [...]