Cyndi Lauper once sang, “Girls just wanna have fun” – and we couldn’t agree more. Whether you’re in the mood for a low-key night relaxing with your group of girlfriends or feel like getting dolled up for a night on the town, check out our list of hot spots for the best Girls Night Out venues.
The Spa at Mohegan Sun
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard
Montville, CT 06353
Hours: Mon – Thurs 8:00 am – 9:00 pm; Fri – Sun 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
No ladies night out is complete without a little prepping before hand. In need some serious relaxation and rejuvenation? Skip the gambling, and instead book a group appointment at Mohegan Sun’s spa with mani-pedis for all. Feel like splurging? Watch your stress melt away with a Visible Brilliance Facial or Hawaiian Wave Four Hand massage.
Cloud 9 Lounge
7 Congress St.
Hartford, CT 06114
Hours: Sun 1 p.m. – 1 a.m.; Mon-Tues 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Weds 11 a.m. – 12 a.m.; Thurs – Sat 11 a.m. – closing
Ever wonder what it feels like to be on Cloud 9? Look no further than the Cloud 9 Lounge in Hartford. At this swanky micro lounge located in the states own capitol, you’ll sip a cocktail with your girlfriends at a “breathtaking 40’ glass bar with a modern atmosphere.” Bring your crew on a Thursday night for “Grey’s Anatomy Happy Hour” or get your groove on Wednesday’s “Hedonism Happy Hour” featuring island music.
537 Farmington Ave.
Hartford, CT 06105
Hours: Mon-Thurs 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 a.m.; Sat 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.; Sun 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Sunday brunch: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Whether you’re craving traditional European food or prefer Asian cuisine, Tisane offers the best of both worlds for dinner out on the town. Split a plate of Far East Nachos with your girls and order a round of “Tizzy Dragons” or “Naughty Girl Scouts.” Visit Tisane on a Monday night after work, and get a half-priced bottle of wine with the purchase of any entrée of noodle bowl.
Uncorked Restaurant and Wine Bar
63 Memorial Road
West Hartford, CT 06107
Hours: Mon –Thurs 4:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m.; Fri-Sat 4:00 p.m. -11:00 p.m.; Sun 4:00p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Voted “best wine by the glass” by Connecticut Magazine, Uncorked is the go-to place if you’re in the mood for good conversation with friends and equally good wine. Enjoy sampling cheese, charcuterie or chocolate while sipping one of Uncorked’s 70-plus wine selections. Side note: their menu changes with the seasons so as to ensure the “best possible ingredients” are made available. Uncorked does accept reservations for six or more, so we suggest you call ahead.