Congratulations to EVA’s “Its 5’oclock Somewhere” 2017 EVA Ungala Award recipients!  Voted by the businesses and residents of East Village.

 

  • Harvest by The Patio (address: 369 10th, www.harvestbythepatio.com): Harvest by the Patio offers East Village a slice of austere, cozy comfort in the bustling side of the neighborhood, introducing us to the specialty Nonio Flip cocktail. Published both internationally and locally – Harvest boasts the largest Amaro Nonino Southern California account!

 

  • You and Yours Distillery (address: 1495 F Street, youandyours.com): You and Yours Distillery is San Diego’s first urban distillery, producing in-house premium, distilled-on-site spirits and a world class cocktail program to match. Sign up for your own tour of the distillery, hosted daily at 5:00 p.m. (it’s 5’oclock somewhere, right?).

 

  • Knotty Barrel (address: 844 Market Street, knottybarrel.com): Welcome Knotty Barrel, East Village’s newest Gastopub featuring fine, locally-sourced food and a selection of over 100 local, domestic and imported beers from around the world, including twenty-four beers on tap. Enjoy – while also trying the Blackberry Smash, for a specialty cocktail treat.

 

  • El Dorado (address: 1030 Broadway, eldoradobar.com): Stop by El Dorado, known for its infamous cocktails as well as its rustic aesthetic compliment to the neighborhood, this Western theme watering hole also hosts seasonal cocktails, and a great night on the town with a hipster vibe created by DJ spun music.

 

And a special thanks to “FRED,” downtown’s free eco-friendly way to ride, tour de ‘hood. To also enjoy these free, sponsored downtown rides, download the app @  http://thefreeride.com/the-app.php and hop on!