Daniel Stern is introducing a new component to R2L that he’s calling BAR2L — a new late night lounge that will operate at R2L Thursday through Saturday from 10 pm to 2 am. BAR2L will feature tableside cocktails and a lounge menu from Chef Stern, available til 1 am. Plus the restaurant’s impressive views from the 37th floor of Liberty Two. Cocktail highlights include the Whiskey Rebellion with bourbon, campari, sweet vermouth and old-fashioned aromatic bitters, a Gibson with gin, noilly pratt and tipsy onion, and The Jersey with applejack, lemon bitters, simple syrup 12. On the lounge menu, you’ve got things like a Truffle Flatbread, Crisp Cheese Risotto, R2L Snackburger Plate, and Crab Cakes. Here’s a look at the full menu. BAR2L is up and running this weekend and accepting table reservations.
BAR2L at R2L [Official Site]