Our Cock­tail Guide, plus where to get spir­ited for a Sens' game

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WelliNG­tON WeSt Hin­ton­burg Pub­lic House: Don’t be fooled. This hip­ster haven is about more than craft beer. Their monthly cock­tail menu is al­ways full of de­light­ful sur­prises. Af­ter a sum­mer that starred the likes of Basil Mar­garita and Straw­berry Orange Mi­mosa, just imag­ine au­tumn’s treats. 1020 Welling­ton St W, hin­ton­burg­pub­li­c­house.ca

by Ward mar­ket Hooch Bour­bon House: More than 25 kinds of bour­bon and a bib­li­cal cock­tail menu that in­cludes orig­i­nal fare like the Jalapeno Spiked Mint Julep and Cae­sar Hoochgus­tus. In or­der to walk straight, pair your drinks with mouth-wa­ter­ing, south­ern-flavoured food. 180 Rideau St., hoochbour­bon.ca

Atari: They serve a three-tier layer of 24 cre­atively-named cock­tails at $8, $10 or $14. Only here can you claim to have had a drink with Zelda, Jack Spar­row and Mary Pop­pins. 297 Dalhousie Street, atar­i­ot­tawa.com

The Al­bion Rooms: Their Mar­ket Shrub Sour and By­Ward Batida — which pairs mud­dled black­ber­ries and blue­ber­ries with black rum and brandy cream — will help you feel com­fort­ably at home in the By­Ward Mar­ket. Or step into the Cana­dian north with the Yukon, the Al­bion’s take on the clas­sic Alaska cock­tail. Ni­cholas St., theal­bion­rooms.com

The Mos­cow Tea Room: In­spired by vodka and Rus­sian cul­ture, their cock­tail menu in­cludes play­ful drinks like the Shara­pova (cit­rus, rasp­berry and le­mon grass) and White Rus­sian Tea, and the mys­te­ri­ous Lady in Red. 527 Sus­sex Drive, moscowtea­room.com

lit­tle italy two six {ate}: No­body does an Old Fash­ioned bet­ter. Have three and you’ll be cheer­ing the restau­rant’s name, and get­ting dirty looks form other cus­tomers. 268 Pre­ston St., twosix­ate.com

The Moon­room: Sip ar­ti­san cock­tails to your heart’s con­tent at one of the city’s most cozy, ro­man­tic bars. This is the hid­den gem you’ll tell your friends about when you get home. Vam­pires and were­wolves (Clock­wise from top) Hooch's Old Fash­ioned; two six {ate} cock­tail Dr. Green­thumb; The Moon­room's Man­hat­tan

wel­come. 442 Pre­ston Street, 613-231-2525

CeNtretOWN Union 613: Their sea­sonal cock­tail list — star­ring home­made syrups and in­fu­sions — is so good it should be il­le­gal. Speak­ing of, visit their ec­cen­tric base­ment speakeasy, but don’t pro­hibit your­self to one drink. El Gringo and This Is Not A Cae­sar are starters. 315 Som­er­set St. W., union613.ca

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