Walking into Loló, three thoughts will cross your mind: The first and most immediate will be how improbable and fun the décor by Lorena Zertuche is. In the wrong hands, the vibrant colors and array of objects, photos, and suit jackets that adorn the space would feel haphazard and over the top, but here they radiate creativity, warmth and charm that permeates most of the experience.
|Yeah she's a trifling friend indeed--that digs on me|
Then after getting a drink from the bar like the Gold Digger ($11, mezcal, yellow chartreuse, tonic syrup, bitters), a cocktail that drinks like the Negroni's lighter and brighter Mexican cousin, your second thought will be wonder. You'll ask yourself, "Why, in a town full of talented bartenders and knowledgeable patrons, has no one ever heard much about the restaurant's barmen David Gallardo and Leon Vasquez before?"
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