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Bartenders of the South Wedge

Article courtesy of South Wedge Quarterly. View the original article here: http://www.southwedge.com/blog/swq-asks-keven-atoms-lux-lounge/ . The drink I am pouring the most lately is… Whisky and Hot cider. it’s the perfect drink for a cold night. My LEAST favorite drink to make is… any drink that’s spilled or regurgitated in the bar. My current personal favorite beverage […]

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Posted on February 4th, 2017

2015 Best of Rochester Awards

Thank you to City Newspaper for naming Lux the winner of: Best Neighborhood Bar Best Happy Hour …and a runner up for: Best Juke Box Best Place to Meet Singles Best Cheap Night Out

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Posted on November 4th, 2015

South Wedge bar with devilish address is like no other

Lux Lounge is unlike any other bar or lounge in Rochester, something that’s won it a loyal following. It’s the type of place you’ll either love or hate. But check it out next time you’re looking for a break from the usual. The Place: Lux is in Rochester’s South Wedge neighborhood at 666 South Ave. […]

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Posted on August 21st, 2008

BYO popcorn and makeout date

Karrie Laughton, headmistress of Lux Lounge, is a rabid movie buff who counts among her favorite filmmakers men like Wes Anderson and Jim Jarmusch. Yet despite quality taste in film, she readily cops to a soft spot for B movies, or flicks “so over-the-top ridiculous that you can’t help but chuckle.” Laughton doesn’t think that […]

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Posted on August 3rd, 2005

Running a bar one hell of a job

Despite the ominous “666” on the building of Lux Lounge in Rochester’s South Wedge, the bar can easily be compared to Cheers, with a funky, eclectic, ultraphip aftertaste. Thanks to owner Karrie Laughton’s creative energy, the once-gutted space at 666 South Ave. has provided many Rochester bar-goers with an alternative to “meat markets.” After recently […]

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Posted on November 22nd, 2004

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