Juniper Tar to Reopen with New Management

click to enlarge Juniper Tar is back in action this week. - Hilmy Productions
Hilmy Productions
Juniper Tar is back in action this week.

It took a tad longer than first anticipated, but Juniper Tar (244 W. Houston St.) will host a grand opening on Thursday, January 21 at 5 p.m. 

Though Juniper Tar opened in March of 2015, the elaborately outfitted bar closed temporarily after Halloween Night's service. Now under the direction of Benjamin Krick, formerly with the Esquire Tavern, Juniper Tar is going in a new direction.

According to a press release, the bar's theme is changing and will now feature "the specialty cocktail menu ... loosely based on historic mistresses and lovers whose backroom influence changed minds or brought scandal to the cognoscenti and might have even changed world history."

And those wary of Juniper Tar's former dress code can breathe a sigh of relief. "Guests will want to dress up because it's a special place, but we absolutely won't deny service because you don't have a collar on,” Krick said in the press release. 

KEEP SA CURRENT!

Since 1986, the SA Current has served as the free, independent voice of San Antonio, and we want to keep it that way.

Becoming an SA Current Supporter for as little as $5 a month allows us to continue offering readers access to our coverage of local news, food, nightlife, events, and culture with no paywalls.

Join today to keep San Antonio Current.

Scroll to read more Flavor articles

Join SA Current Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.