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Conversation starters (and/or savers) are a required element of any first date situation.And at Donna, there are many of them, like the beautiful design that makes it feel like a cocktail church, or the fact that this place has been open for four years and still no one really knows about it.
But you could really spend an entire date talking about the drink menu itself, which is a hieroglyphic representation of every cocktail on the menu (and there are many of them).We’ve yet to crack the symbols’ code - but if your date is going badly enough you can just sit in silence concentrating until you figure it out.Dante has you covered on both fronts – it’s a very pleasant space that feels simultaneously laid-back and happening.The cocktails are great, and the small plates like prosciutto & figs or burrata are perfect to share. Superficiality aside, Alameda is an excellent cocktail bar - it’s just a big bonus that it’s a beautiful one as well.
Be sure to obey the one cardinal rule - no talking loudly, or else you'll get a big "SHHHH" from the bartender!The beer list is excellent, so it's a great place to (quietly) catch up with a friend. Get the Matador Combo if you're really hungry or are with a couple of friends: one whole chicken, rice, beans, tostones, salchipapa, & avocado salad.