Bar Menu

Monday-Friday | 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. | 2 1/2 Hours Before Performances | 1 West Second Street, Dayton, Ohio 45402

Reservations are strongly encouraged. Call 937-222-0623 or make reservations online.


Try our full bar for a creative cocktail or a glass of wine.

Join us Monday-Friday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and for dinner 2 1/2 hours prior to most performances at the Schuster Center and some performances at the Victoria Theatre.

Classic Cocktails

Prosecco, Peach Simple Syrup

Brandy Alexander
Brandy, Crème De Cacao, Heavy Cream, Nutmeg

The Daisy
Locally-Distilled Bourbon, Lemon & Lime Juice, Simple Syrup, Grenadine

El Diablo
Silver Tequila, Creme De Cassis, Lime, Ginger Beer, Lemon Twist

Locally-Distilled Gin, Maraschino Liqueur, Sweet Vermouth, Bitters, Lemon Twist

Mary Pickford
Blanco Rum, Maraschino Liqueur, Pineapple Juice, Grenadine

Locally-Distilled Bourbon, Simple Syrup, Bitters, Orange Slice, Luxardo Cherry

Perfect Manhattan 
Rye Whiskey, Sweet Vermouth, Dry Vermouth, Bitters, Lemon Twist

Rye Whiskey, Absinthe, Simple Syrup, Bitters, Lemon Peel

Pina Colada
Blanco Rum, Cream Of Coconut, Pineapple Juice, Heavy Cream, Maraschino Cherry

Locally-Distilled Gin, Locally-Distilled Vodka, Lillet Blanc

Whiskey Flights

Pre-Selected Offerings Of 3 One-Ounce Taster Pours

Bulleit, Bulleit 10-Year & Bulleit Barrel-Strength

Local Bourbons
Middle West/Oyo, Stillwrights & Watershed

Staff Favorites
Woodford Double-Oaked, Town Branch & Wathen’s

Elijah Craig, Knob Creek Single & Maker’s Mark Cask

Also Available As Individual One-Ounce Pours

Contemporary Cocktails

Berry Bourbon Collins
Locally-Distilled Bourbon, Berry Simple Syrup, House-Made Sour Mix, Berries

Citrus Spritzer
Vodka, Elderflower Liqueur, Grapefruit Juice, Prosecco, Bitters, Citrus Peel

Fernet Float
Kentucky Bourbon, Fernet-Branca, Lemon Juice, Ginger Syrup, Mint

French Blonde
Locally-Distilled Gin, Lillet, Grapefruit & Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup, Lemon Twist

Ginger Margarita
Locally-Distilled Pepper Vodka, Gold Tequila, House-Made Sour Mix, Ginger Syrup, Lime Wedge

High Five
Kentucky Bourbon, Fernet-Branca, Lime Juice, Ginger Beer

Lavender Blueberry Mojito
Blanco Rum, House-Made Lavender-Blueberry Syrup, Club Soda, Mint, Blueberries

Orange Moscow Mule
Orange Vodka, Ginger Beer, Orange Slice, Lime Wedge

Sloe Gin Negroni
Sloe Gin, Campari, Sweet Vermouth, Orange Peel

Table Manners
Locally-Distilled Vodka, Locally-Distilled Pepper Vodka, Coffee Tequila, Coffee Liqueur

Tequila Honeybee
Silver Tequila, House-Made Honey Syrup, Bitters, Lemon Twist

House Wines

Cabernet Sauvignon
Pinot Noir
Pinot Grigio

Red Wines

Cabernet Sauvignon Raymond “R Collection” – California
Malbec Broquel Mendoza – Argentina
Merlot Rodney Strong – Sonoma County
Pinot Noir Rascal – Oregon
Red Blend Riddler Magician – California
Zinfandel Brazin “Old Vine” – Lodi

White Wines

Chardonnay Michael David – California
Chardonnay Toad Hollow – Mendocino
Moscato Castello – Italy
Pinot Grigio Chloe – Valdadige DOC Italy
Riesling Kung Fu Girl – Washington
Sauvignon Blanc Kim Crawford – New Zealand

Rosé & Sparkling Wines

Bieler Pére Et Fils – France
Pol Clement Brut Sparkling Wine – California


Sandeman Tawny Port – Portugal
Taylor Fladgate Ruby Port – Portugal


Bud Light
Stella Artois
Rhinegeist Bubbles Rose Ale
Yellow Springs Brewery Pale Ale/IPA
Rotating Craft Selection

Citilites’ Specialty Drinks Feature Products From Local Distilleries