It was a beautiful Saturday night and we decided to take a walk along Ossington Ave. to find a cool bar and have few drinks before our concert. As we got closer to Queen St. we stumbled on Böhmer.
Even though it was packed inside we were seated immediately at the bar. Just like everything else in the room, the bar was huge and over the top. It runs nearly the length of the room and now that we were seated, there were no spots left.
There was a flurry of activity from the bartender in front of us who took multi-tasking to a new level. Like a well trained gymnast with confidence of a conductor, he owned the front section of the bar. It took some time for our drinks to arrive but it didn’t matter. Mike, the bartender (yes we had to find out his name) kept things entertaining with each new concoction. You would never know that for being here only 6 weeks he commandeered the bar like a seasoned veteran.