Wondering where to find the best lounges near you?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top lounges in Fresno, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're in the market.
Looking to catch up on the latest trending spots? Now's a good time, since consumer spending at bars and lounges tends to rise in January in the Fresno area, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a small business software provider and email marketing company. Total affected businesses at Fresno-area bars and lounges last year rose by 51% in January over the month before.
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1. Little Leaf Bar
First on the list is Little Leaf Bar. Located at 6011 N. Palm in Northwest Fresno, the lounge and Asian fusion spot is the highest-rated lounge in Fresno, boasting 4.5 stars out of 53 reviews on Yelp.
2. Manhattan Restaurant
Next up is Northwest Fresno's Manhattan Restaurant, situated at 1731 W. Bullard Ave., Suite 121. With four stars out of 148 reviews on Yelp, the steakhouse, lounge and New American spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Tellawi Lounge
Northwest Fresno's Tellawi Lounge, located at 2085 W. Bullard Ave., Fresno Breakfast House, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the lounge and cocktail bar 4.5 stars out of 37 reviews.
4. Lucy's Lounge
Lucy's Lounge, a lounge, cocktail bar and jazz and blues spot in Central Fresno, is another go-to, with four stars out of 72 Yelp reviews. Head over to 733 E. Olive Ave. to see for yourself.