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We're pretty sure we'd follow Chelsea Leyland anywhere she goes. Not only is she New York's hottest DJ with a hip, edgy style all her own, her boyfriend Ben Pundole from The Surf Lodge just opened up Ruschmeyer's, a sweet new hotel, bar, and restaurant in Montauk that's for a decidedly anti-upper east crowd. This eclectic joint stays true to its earlier days as a summer camp by featuring bubble wands, ping pong, and airplane kits, but also features fresh, sustainable Montauk seafood and organic wines—certainly better than what we got at camp! We asked Chelsea to snap some photos for us at Ruschmeyer's opening weekend, which will tide us over until we can get out there ourselves. Click through to see the awesome party pics, and start making room in your schedule to head out east ASAP.
Ruschmeyer’s, 161 Second House Road; Montauk, New York; (631)-668-2877.
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