254 W. 72nd Street
New York, NY 10023
Genres: Blues Jazz R&B Rock Soul
Capacity: 54 dining room, 20 garden area, 30 lounge.
Additional Websites: Facebook and Twitter. "Sugar Bar was established in 1996 by Nickolas Ashford, one half of the songwriting and performing sensation, Ashford & Simpson. Co-owned with his wife Valerie Simpson, the Sugar Bar offers an intimate and elegant ambiance, with the feel of an old country village, on the trendy Upper West Side of Manhattan. Located inside of a beautiful, converted brownstone, the Sugar Bar is best known for its sensational cuisine and live entertainment." Live music takes place Tuesday-Saturday nights in the dining room. Tuesdays and Wednesdays are reserved for a regular performer/events and Thursdays for open mic.