Smokin' and drinkin', two of life's more exemplary vices, are what's up at Prime Cigar & Wine Bar (2240 NW 19th St., 561-613-6139), a classy, clubby outpost of good stogies and fine wine (and serious spirits) that's opened in Boca Raton just west of I-95 off Glades Road.
Local boy and former financial executive Ryan Leeds and three partners founded the bar, partly as a tribute to Leeds' oenophile and cigarophile late father, Mike. With its dark wood, slate, and blown-glass fixtures, it's a local version of a "Manhattan social club," says General Manager Will Jackson.
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For your puffing and sipping pleasure, Prime stocks some 17,000 cigars in a 300-square-foot humidor, along with a lineup of 35 mostly boutique wines and more than 50 single-malt scotches. It also boasts a 2,250-pound, state-of-the-art air filtration system to whisk all that nasty smoke away.