Chesapeake Wine Co.

It's rare to come across a well-stocked wine, beer and liquor store with a bar and seating area. The Chesapeake Wine Co.'s friendly, well-schooled staff can help you find the right bottle or pour you a glass while you browse.

Where // The Can Company, 2400 Boston St. No. 112

Call // 410-522-4556

Web site // chesapeake

Notable // Earlier this week, there were about 25 wines, even more cocktails and some finger food on the bar menu.

Vibe // The exposed beams give a worn but clean feel.

Crowd // Most patrons are in their late 20s and early 30s, though you'll also see some people in their 40s and 50s at the bar.

What to wear // Anything from the post-gym crowd in sweats to a casual but well-dressed bar crowd. Think name-brand jeans with button-down Ralph Lauren shirts tucked in.

Music // House band the Chesapeake Pub Crawl plays 8 p.m.-11 p.m. Feb. 3.