Raise a Glass: Top B&Bs with Pubs Onsite
Carefully curated wine lists. Locally sourced menus. Passionate artisan chefs. Oh, and you don’t have to leave your B&B to find all three. From Seafood Pot Pie to Smoked Wagyu Sirloin, these B&Bs offer in house pubs packing way more punch than your average watering hole. With sophisticated seasonal grub and hand crafted cocktails, these four B&Bs are offering guests the ultimate onsite pub experience.
At La Table Provencale, a Parisian inspired bar and lounge located inside L’Auberge Provencale Bed and Breakfast in Shenandoah Valley Virginia, guests can experience sophisticated cuisine and brasserie fare crafted from the freshest farm to table ingredients.
Enjoy an assortment of hand-crafted cocktails, local brews and ciders, and herb-infused drinks sourced right out of their gardens in the chic Parisian atmosphere at La Table. With a carefully selected bar menu, La Table offers something for everyone, from Cassoulet, made with smoked pork jowl, duck confit, braised pork shank with white beans, or Provencale Flatbread Pizza with olives, onion, fresh thyme and parmesan. For dessert, try the Bourbon Croissant Bread Pudding topped with hazelnut ice cream and salted caramel or housemade beignets.
With its bead board ceilings, mahogany decking and portholes galore, you’d swear you’re dining inside an elegant sailing yacht at the Ship’s Cellar Pub in the York Harbor Inn, in York, Maine.
Head below deck of the Inn to the Ship’s Cellar for an authentic yachty dining experience. You might even feel as though you’re eating your lobster mac & cheese aboard a fine coastal Sailing Vessel. Enjoy a cup of classic seafood chowder with a traditional lobster roll. Better yet, make it double-stuffed! The multi-room tavern and lounge is open daily for lunch and dinner with an extensive menu and discriminating wine list. Specially priced cocktails and hors d’oeuvres are served from 4:00pm to 6:00pm Monday through Friday. Live entertainment is offered most nights at Ship’s Pub.
Want the full Kentucky Bourbon experience? Head to Bardstown, KY and the Bourbon Manor Bed & Breakfast Inn’s onsite bourbon bar, “The Bunghole Bar & Lounge,” to experience authentic local Kentucky libations along the Bourbon Trail B&B Getaway.
Unwind with a flight of bourbon, wine, or micro-brews in the Bourbon Bar located in the inn’s three-level Historic Tobacco Barn. Enjoy decadent desserts and tapas crafted from locally grown produce, cheeses, and meats. The Bunghole Bourbon Bar is open Thursday through Sunday, 5-11pm.
Known as the island hotspot, Shelter Island House’s restaurant The Tavern, in Shelter Island New York, offers guests an exceptional dining experience thoughtfully crafted by an artisan chef dedicated to fresh, locally sourced food.
Serving up a New American-style menu with handcrafted cocktails and a carefully curated wine list, The Tavern restaurant at Shelter Island House, offers a seasonally-driven menu whether enjoyed al fresco or fireside. On Wednesdays, guests can enjoy Burger Night with half price draft beer and select wines by the glass. Thursdays is Prime Rib Night, with a complete dinner for $30 and Sunday is Prix Fixe Night – 3 courses for $25.