- Say goodbye to the multicolored pillows.
What once was old is now new again. The Drum Room, in the midst of a makeover, reopens as the Drum Room Lounge Wednesday, September 26, in the Hilton President Hotel (1329 Baltimore). The new space will focus on the rich jazz history of the original Drum Room (and we hope they don't mess with the Manhattan that earned a 2010 Best Of
), which reopened five years ago with a splashy color scheme.
The bar and restaurant have been split into two spaces: the lounge and a new restaurant concept, the Providence New American Kitchen that will be serving lunch and dinner. The hotel's new coffee shop in the downstairs lobby area, which serves Starbucks coffee and baked goods, is now open.