I’m not big on going to bars. In fact, what usually gets me to a bar is the food. I’ll usually have a drink, but the food is why I’m there. For that reason, Nick & Jimmy’s has become one of my go-to bars. Nick & Jimmy’s is one of a few restaurants owned by the same restaurateur. These include the Village Inn, Basin Street Grille, and the Temperace, MI Nick & Jimmy’s.
Upon entering the restaurant, there is a section of seating and of course the bar. Off to your right is another small seating section and a room with two pool tables and a shuffleboard table. Off of that room is another small bar. There are a few arcade games throughout the bar like pinball.
I am rarely in there for dinner or later with the bar crowd. My friends and I will grab a late lunch after class occasionally. It is usually not very busy in the middle of the afternoon. We usually eat with a beer, then go play some pool, which is $1 per game. Continue reading