The Upper West Side was on fire Tuesday night with the celebrity grand opening of Manhattan Brew And Vine, a new lounge located on W 109th Street and Columbus Avenue.
On Tuesday, August 25, the new lounge and happening hot spot officially hosted their celebrity grand opening. The venue’s owners Joseph Hargrave, Vancho Tolomanos and Jayvon Smith threw the most buzzworthy part of the evening. About 200 guests were in attendance including bloggers, writers, photographers, Manhattan’s night life crowd and of course celebs. Celeb appearances included Fabolous, Ne-Yo, Angela Simmons, Tyran “Ty Ty” Smith, Mack Wilds, Fat Joe, Bridget Kelly, Consequence, Shaggy, Felicia “Snoop” Pearson, Stephanie Santiago, Tahiry Jose and Lil Cease. Different types of wine, crafted beers and the lounge’s signature banana sangria were served to guests as they also enjoyed hors d’oeuvres made by Executive Chef Denzell Washington. The General Manager of Manhattan Brew and Vine, Ralph Mercado, stepped to the mic to thank everyone for coming out and showing face while DJ Blaze set fire to the 1′ and 2’s with today’s biggest hits.
Manhattan Brew and Vine, a new nightlife lounge, is currently open 7 days a week and will be bringing you the highest quality of wines from around the world and an extensive variety of crafted beer choices that are both pleasing and satisfying to complement your meal.[slideshow]