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 ). 

 

 

Fintan O’Neill Jazz Trio
Mar
10
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 ). 

 

 

 

Fat Tuesday
Feb
9
7:00 pm19:00

Fat Tuesday

MARDI GRAS is coming up! Long Island City Local legends Martin Kelley & Affiniey will be playing NOLA style jazz from 7-10 and Chef Greg will be preparing some Cajun Specials for the 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... !

Cider Week Tasting Menu
Nov
10
Nov 15

Cider Week Tasting Menu

Celebrating New York Cider Week with a 3-course Tasting menu paired with 3 New York State Ciders, for only $44! How nice of the NY Cider Week to have this event during our 4th year Anniversary! Make a reservation in advance!

TOMATO FEST!
Sep
15
Sep 20

TOMATO FEST!

Celebrating all things TOMATO!
Help Us Support NO KID HUNGRY
September 15-20, 2015

$45 per person, 3-course dinner tasting menu
by Chef Greg Profeta
$10 from each sale goes to No Kid Hungry