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AND BOHEMIAN IS CHIC AND CLASSY
By Pieter Vorster
Translated by Annie Liu
is the commonly used name for a new lounge bar not far
from the Love River, within walking distance of that Kaohsiung
landmark, the Pig & Whistle. The club's full name is
Bourgeois & Bohemian Attitude Lounge, and the owners
have spared no effort or expense to make their establishment
sports a stylish and comfortable lounge arrangement,
a well-stocked bar and a substantial dancefloor. Patrons
can enjoy relative privacy in booths while things are
in full swing in the "public" part of the
club. There are fine wines on offer, along with beers
(NT$150), cocktails (from NT$200) and shooters (NT$200).
The kitchen serves basic foods and snacks as accompaniment
to the "cigars and champagne" atmosphere
that BoBos exudes.
the week, when entry costs NT$250, BoBos attracts a young,
professional crowd. Come weekends, their doors open for
those seeking chic excitement and fashionable fun. The
weekend entrance fee of NT$350 includes two drinks at the
bar. In the three months that they have been open, BoBos
have built up quite a following. There are regular party
nights and you would be well advised to make reservations,
even though they can only keep a table for 30 minutes.
is not the cheapest night out in town, but it's well
worth the expense. For further information or reservations,
contact BoBos at the number below. English speakers
should ask for Jones, the manager.