Ordering Steak: A Beginners Guide

January 21, 2022

Fine dining is like any other activity that requires poise and sophistication, you need to know the basic terminology or you’ll appear uneducated. The last thing you want is to look like an uncouth plebian who has the mannerisms of a stable hand if you attend dinner at an upscale steakhouse–or any fine dining establishment … Read more

Choosing The Perfect Cigar

January 13, 2022

Did you know that it’s estimated that in 2020, approximately 10,591 people smoked cigars? Cigar smoking is a refined activity. Unlike cigarettes, cigars are a blend of premium quality tobacco that is wrapped in a tobacco leaf or tobacco substance instead of paper.

Celebrate National Sangria Day in Bluefield

December 20, 2021

If you watch any movie about fraternity life and college shenanigans, you’re more than familiar with the term “the punch has been spiked!” And just in case you’re not, we can assure you, this has nothing to do with a pointy object.

Falling in Love is so Hard…Unless it’s a Cocktail

December 7, 2021

There’s no greater double-edged sword than falling in love. Yes, we all agree it can be a wonderful thing that leaves us feeling weak in the knees. However, it can leave you feeling hurt, defeated, and all alone, set adrift in a shallow existence of sorrow and self-pity. With apologies for the moment of melodrama, … Read more

Fine Dining During the Holidays at The Vault Downtown

November 16, 2021

Is there anything more stressful and arduous than the holiday season? Yes, but the holidays are harder and harder to get through as every year passes, which is why you should finally treat yourself this year. Rather than attend boisterous parties or run around to finish up some last-minute holiday business, come on down to … Read more

Enjoying the Finest Wine and Dining Near Christiansburg

November 2, 2021

While ordering out has become more popular than ever thanks to the never-ending cavalcade of online apps, the refined and sophisticated experience of fine dining seems to almost be a lost art form. While ordering out might provide convenience and allow for the perfect night in, dining out at an upscale establishment allows one to … Read more

7 Drinks That Pair With a Cigar

October 19, 2021

If you’re familiar with Austin Powers: Goldmember, you might remember the title villain repeatedly asking other characters throughout the film about a “smoke and a pancake.” While The Vault Downtown might not feature pancakes, we do offer cigars and drinks of the highest quality. If you fancy both, then we’ve compiled a list of drinks … Read more

Bottle of Red or a Bottle of White? Explaining the Differences Between Wines

October 13, 2021

Much like chocolate and vanilla, the type of wine you choose to pour in your glass is most often based on personal preference. While someone might compare the differences between red and white wine to apples and oranges, the two are vastly different and reside on very opposite ends of the spectrum. From ingredients, preparation, … Read more

Enjoy Dining Outdoors with The Vault

September 21, 2021

Planning a trip to a restaurant soon? Outdoor dining is a great way to enjoy a delicious meal and beautiful weather. Make the most out of the last days of summer by enjoying outdoor dining at The Vault Downtown. Staying indoors for too long can actually lead to health problems. If you spend all day … Read more

Cigars To Enjoy With Liquor Or Spirits

September 8, 2021

Bluefield residents and neighbors may already know about The Vault Downtown’s exquisite variety of fine wines and bourbons, but what about a premium smoke to go along with it? Have a look at The Vault Downtown’s selection of cigars for you to enjoy with liquor or spirits. Here are just a few of our best … Read more