North 53

Bars & Cafes

Dining

Frequented by locals and tourists alike, North 53 is a modern bar renowned for its shared plates, signature cocktails and laid-back atmosphere. Set in a hip space, the restaurant comes complete with oak tables, concrete floors and vintage flatware that add to the luxury dining experience. The food offerings are creative, made with locally-sourced ingredients, and reflect the heritage of various staff members. The menu is seasonal and split between small, medium and large plates, making it easy for patrons to call for food depending on how hungry they are. If you are confused about what to order, don’t think twice before asking the wait staff for guidance. They are professional, courteous and gladly help you with food and cocktail pairings. They also have a late-night menu on weekends comprised of some great eats like Filipino Pork Buns, Fried Chicken and Apple Tart. The award-winning cocktail menu packs in a mix of classic and contemporary. Yes, you can get barroom classics such as The Liberal and Widow’s Kiss. But you can also get new-wave concoctions such as Not Yet and Miracle on 124 Street. The cocktails are strong yet smooth tasting and can easily delight people with diverse palettes. Aside from the cocktails, they even have beers, red, white and dessert wines and a great selection of non-alcoholic drinks. The classy place has also seen the likes of Maryellen Kennedy Duckett digging into the expertly-prepared food.

Location:  10240 124 Street Northwest

Business hours:  Tu-Th 4:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m., Fr 4:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m., Sa 5:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m., Su 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.