Mar
30
7:00 pm19:00

Luis Bonilla on Trombone!

Luis Bonilla ( Trombone ) has recorded with Tony Bennett, Marc Anthony, La India and Mary J. Blige.  Luis is one of the best trombonist talents on the New York scene. 

Apr
6
7:00 pm19:00

Will Sellenraad Trio

Outstanding guitarist Will Sellenraad brings his jazz trio to Alobar. Will has been featured at The Blue Note, Birdland and Sweet Basil. 


Mar
23
7:00 pm19:00

Guitarist Ed Cherry 

The great guitarist Ed Cherry ( Dizzy Gillespie’s guitarist of choice for 15 years ) and his trio. Ed has recorded with Dizzy, Roy Hargrove and many more.  

Mar
2
7:00 pm19:00

Thursday Night Live Jazz!

Features the great Brazilian drummer Mauricio Zottarelli ( well known for his work with Esperanza Spalding, Elaine Elias and Dave Grusin ) with Fintan O’Neill and Jim Robertson.

Feb
16
7:00 pm19:00

Eddie Allen Trio

Eddie Allen returns tomorrow for Live Music Thursdays, 7-10PM. 

Want to know more about Eddie Allen? Here he is: http://eddieallen.net/

 

No cover, drink specials all night!

 

New Years Eve and Day!
Dec
31
Jan 1

New Years Eve and Day!

New Year's Eve is upon on us and it's time to decide where you want to spend your night. Are you sick of expensive, and limited prix fix menus? Unnecessarily loud music? The impossible line to get a drink at the bar and then the bathroom?
Yeah, we hate that too. Come spend your holiday with us. We will have our regular menu from Chef Greg all night, along with seasonal specials. Come for a pre-party dinner or stay and drink the year away with our fully stocked bar. Free Champagne Toast at Midnight. 


And on New Years Day we'll have our awesome Weekend BRUNCH menu from 11-3PM! Bloody Mary's, Mimosa's, & some French toast with bacon... !

Sep
22
7:00 pm19:00

Thursday Night Live Jazz!

Outstanding vocalist Kevin Fitzgerald Burke from the famous Jon Hendricks vocalise group will be at Alobar with Fintan O’Neill and Rene Hart. Bluesy standards and Bossa Nova’s and fascinating rhythms!

Thursday Jazz nights have drink specials and No Cover charge!

Sep
15
7:00 pm19:00

Thursday Night Live Jazz!

Duke Ellington orchestra veteran Stafford Hunter ( Trombone ) will be the special guest with the Fintan O’Neill Trio. Stafford has also been featured with The Mingus Band and The Louis Bellson big band. It’s going to be a treat!  No cover charge. 

As always for Jazz Nights we'll have $6 beer & Shot specials all night. 

 
Sep
8
7:00 pm19:00

Thursday Night Live Jazz!

Fintan ONeill's band will be joined by Guitarist extraordinaire David O’Rourke ( arranger of the Grammy Nominated Jeremy Pelt album, and leader of the O’Rourkestra Big Band at The Jazz Standard ). Swinging Wes Montgomery, Grant Green and Pat Martino influences abound. 

As always for Jazz Nights we'll have $6 beer & Shot specials all night. 

Thursday Live Jazz Nights
Jul
21
7:00 pm19:00

Thursday Live Jazz Nights

July 21 the guest will be the remarkable Phil Robson on guitar . Winner of ‘Best Jazz Musician Of The Year’ in the 2009 Parliamentary Jazz Awards in the U.K.

Every Thursday is Jazz night with $6 shot & a beer special. 

Chef Greg's Summer Beer Pairing Menu
Jun
21
Jun 26

Chef Greg's Summer Beer Pairing Menu

Chef Greg Profeta is pairing his food with Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.'s summer beers for 1 week. Here is the menu:

"Flushing" Ribs sambal glaze / lime / watercress / pickled daikon & carrot
paired with Captain Lawrence Sun Block IPA 4.5%, NY

 Housemade Potato Pierogies aged cheddar / scallion / creme fraiche
Paired with Captain Lawrence Clearwater Kolsch 4.8%, NY

 Berkshire Pork Schnitzel white cheddar grits / shaved spring veggies / pickled ramps & fiddlehead / charred lemon
paired with Captain Lawrence Freshchester Pale Ale 5.6%, NY

Toto' s Ricotta Cheesecake mixed berry compote
paired with Captain Lawrence Effortless Grapefruit IPA 4.5%, NY

Recent Works by Jack Sundquist
May
14
5:30 pm17:30

Recent Works by Jack Sundquist

Long Island City local Jack Sunquist will be showing his artwork at Alobar from May 19 - June 2. 

May 19 is Opening night with $5 wine & $5 beer from 6-9. Come by to meet the artist and see his incredible work on display. 

Apr
28
7:00 pm19:00

Every Thursday night we have Live Jazz!

plus

Beer & a Shot for $6!

Fintan O’Neill Jazz Trio
Mar
24
7:00 pm19:00

Fintan O’Neill Jazz Trio

The Fintan O’Neill Trio featuring Jeremy Crothers  ( vocals ), Jim Robertson  ( bass ) and Fintan on piano, do a compelling blend of great American Songbook standards, Bossa Novas and Blues.

...pianist Fintan OʼNeill played consistently inventive solos that sparkled or snapped as the mood demanded.” Bob Blumental ( renowned jazz critic of the Boston Globe ).