Paging Maxwell Smart! There’s a new speakeasy-style drinks place coming to Buckhead. But if you want to get inside, you have to secure a secret pass code, go to the special phone booth across the street and only then will you get the intel on the location of the secret entrance.
Is this for real?
Apparently so. You can read all about it, below.
A little quick context: The speakeasy trend was big in New York several years ago. One of the most famous examples was Milk & Honey, started by mixologist Sasha Petraske. Of course, there was no press release, no Web site, no published number to call for the pass code. You actually had to know someone.
Petraske, by the way, is the fellow behind Drinkshop in the W Hotel downtown.
Here’s the press release:
Prohibition will open on Thursday, December 3rd at 56 East Andrews Drive in Andrews Square. This upscale Buckhead lounge has the feel of a 1920s underground speakeasy and no sign makes it more discreet. While it is not a