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Amaru Pisco Bar

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84-13 Northern Blvd., Queens, NY 11370 40.756048 -73.883005
nr. 85th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-205-5577 Send to Phone

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  • Scene: Bar Food, Neighborhood Bar, Restaurant & Bar, Theme

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Official Website

amarubar.com

Hours

Daily, 5pm-4am

Nearby Subway Stops

E, F, M, R at Jackson Heights-Roosevelt Ave.; 7 at 82nd St.-Jackson Heights

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Profile

Every cocktail den north of Lima makes a pisco sour these days, but it took rotisserie-chicken kingpin Rodolfo Mayor of local Peruvian chain Pio Pio to dedicate an entire drinkery to the South American spirit. Jackson Heights gets the velvet-rope treatment as this narrow, brick-walled bar fills to capacity with a trendy, Latin-leaning crowd eager to sample its seventeen varieties of pisco. Ultrapremiums are served straight for clarified sipping; the rest are mixed into housemade concoctions created by one-time Apothéke bartender ­Esteban Ordõnez. The Coca Sour ($10) is frothy with La Diablada Pisco, agua coca liqueur, lemon juice, egg whites, simple syrup, and orange bitters; the signature Alturas ($10), meanwhile, is fashioned with Pisco 100, aloe vera, lemon juice, and a purée of prickly pear.

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