Hours: Monday through Saturday 5 p.m. to 4 a.m.
A tall, black-lacquered door marked “277.” Enter and walk down the stairs. Same building and same owners as the restaurant Tokyo Bar, which is decorated with Japanese comics and neon lights, and located upstairs.
Sleek and minimalist with leather banquettes and barstools, dark wood, and candlelight.
The Giant Steps gets just enough heat from wasabi-infused vodka, which is shaken with sake and garnished with a cucumber. For something sweeter and softer, opt for the Misty, a mixture of rum, Chambord, Calpico (a milky Japanese soft drink), and lemon juice, topped with champagne, berries, lemon, and whole mint leaves.
Aforementioned house-infused wasabi vodka.