Alibi, the new lobby bar at The Liberty Hotel, takes full tongue-in-cheek advantage of this building’s former status as the Charles Street Jail, as do the hotel’s restaurants, Clink and Scampo (“escape” in Italian). The walls are lined with mug shots of famous felons (such as Lindsay Lohan, Paris Hilton and Frank Sinatra), while criminal acts of the cocktail kind include the Divine Brown (named after Hugh Grant’s close friend) as well as Mel’s Gibson, the Cool Hand Cuke and Doing Thyme.
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