Description: A low-key joint in Belltown celebrated for its extensive collection of—surprise!—whiskies.

The author's whiskey preference: I like my whiskey like I like my men—14 years old and mixed up with Coke.

Decor: A pool table, plenty of deep wooden booths, a couple sports-broadcasting TVs, and a sexy series of paintings that depict various beautiful women drinking and toting guns.

Happy hours: Sun noon–2 am, Mon–Sat 2–9 pm.

Happy-hour drink specials: $3 wells, $2 16-ounce PBRs, $3.25–$5.50 drafts (Stella Artois, Maritime Pacific, Guinness, and more), $5 glasses of red or white wine.