South Overland Park isn't on the other side of the world from downtown KCMO. It's only 20-some miles away. Replete with cul-de-sacs, soccer fields and high-end retail, it's a natural spot for drinkers. See them in action at these bars — way south.• Blue Moose Mountain Grill (5317 West 151st Street, Overland Park, 913-948-9880): The southern outpost of the Prairie Village favorite offers $6 margaritas made with super-premium Sauza Conmemorativo tequila, Grand Marnier and the Moose's own sweet-and-sour mix.• Llywelyn's Pub (6995 West 151st Street, Overland Park, 913-402-0333): It's like St. Patrick's Day every Wednesday with $3.75 pints of Guinness, Harp and Smithwicks and $4 Jameson and Bushmills cocktails.• A Wine Flights Bar and Bistro (5408 West 151st Street, Overland Park, 913-402-9800): Try a round of Corporate Flights at this wine bar, which offers selections from boutique vineyards. Learn about new local businesses from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesdays while sampling half-price appetizers and $5 glasses from 30 different vineyards.
Wed., Oct. 21, 2009