The Upper West Side was flooded with celebrities for the highly anticipated grand opening of the new lounge and hot spot Manhattan Brew & Vine (998 Columbus Avenue) on Tuesday, August 25th. "I'M LATE I KNOW"
Owners Joseph Hargrave, Vancho Tolomanos, Jayvon Smith andDamian Ramirez welcomed over 200 of their closest friends including Fabolous, Ne-Yo, Angela Simmons, Tyran “Ty Ty” Smith, Mack Wild, Fat Joe, Bridget Kelly, Consequence, Shaggy, Felicia “Snoop” Pearson, Stephanie Santiago, Tahiry Jose and Lil Cease.
Wine, craft beers and the lounge’s signature banana sangria were flowing, while guests enjoyed passed hors d’oeuvres from Executive Chef Denzell Washington. Nightlife industry veteran and MBV’s General Manager Ralph Mercado took to the mic to thank everyone for coming and DJ Blaze got the crowd going wild all night, playing today’s biggest hits.
Manhattan Brew & Vine, the new upscale dining and nightlife, is open 7 days a week and offer the highest quality wines from around the world and an extensive assortment of craft beers that will compliment the food offerings that are both satisfying and great for sharing.
Destined to be both a local favorite and destination location, there will be special weekly programming, along with nightly rotating DJs.