Best Of 2015

Best Bar to Get a Free Shot of Whiskey on Your First Visit: Nancy Whiskey

2644 Harrison St., Detroit; 313-962-4247; nancywhiskeydetroit.com

Don't be dettered by the adjoining neighborhood, trust us. Once you're inside this neighborhood watering hole, you'll feel at ease, enjoined by a chattering contingent of some of the best talkers in town. And, even better, if you haven't visited Nancy Whiskey yet, this'll make your inaugural experience even better. For tradition's sake, all newcomers get a free shot of Tullamore Dew. Those good vibes you may have seen in the Long John Silver commercial that featured Nancy Whiskey? It's legit, and you'll know why when you visit.