The Vine Wine Bar
2259 Merrick Rd. Merrick, NY 516-812-7883
The style at Vine Wine Bar is contemporary and accommodating. You can find about 60 wines by the glass from familiar and lesser-known producers, plus red and white wine flights. (Cocktails, bottled beers, coffees, too.)
Food includes cheeses, cured meats and paninis with appetizers such as hummus, prosciutto-wrapped melon and white bean-tapenade dip. Desserts include berries and cream and red-velvet cupcakes.