By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers   Published Feb 19, 2011 at 3:04 PM

"Bar Month" at is back for another round! The whole month of February, we're serving up intoxicatingly fun articles on bars and clubs -- including guides, the latest trends, bartender profiles and more. Grab a designated driver and dive in!

The votes are in and the winners have been selected for OnMilwaukee's Best: Bars & Clubs, 2011. Find readers' results in 50 categories, including an editors' pick, in this series of articles that run daily in the Bars and Clubs section of

Looking for a dark, quiet, out of the way place to enjoy an intimate evening with that special someone? According to readers, that place is in the heart of Downtown on a quiet little alley called Front Street.

This year, Downtown favorite The Safe House has unseated repeat winner At Random as your favorite secret rendezvous bar, Milwaukee!

Bay View's legendary At Random took second place this time around, three percentage points behind the winner.

While The Safe House is a popular destination, many of the visitors are from out of town, so they won't spot you on your tryst. Anyway, the bar has lots of dark corners and intimate spaces where you and your lovebird can coo the night away.

The editorial staff on selected Jamo's, a staff favorite located just north of Brady Street, for its intimate and dimly lit vibe. editors' pick: Jamo's


2. At Random
3. Bryant's Cocktail Lounge
4. Jamo's
5. Victor's
6. The Lobby Lounge (The Pfister Hotel)
7. Redroom
8. Centanni
9. Village Pub
10. Branded
11. Angelo's
12. New Yorker Bar
13. Two
14. Henry's