Bar in the lobby of the W Hotel on Lexington attracts swarms of after-workers along the rail, plus a lucky few able to snag the comfy sectional seating. Double-height ceiling wards off claustrophob... read more
Friday after-work go-to for Times Square wage slaves. Sleekly generic space decked with palms, flickering votives, lots of beige. Can get crowded, even with second-floor perch. Bar-standard eats hi... read more
Forties-vibed rooftop bar atop Dewey Decimal-styled boutique hotel. Pretty crowd fancies itself literary. Fireplace inside for winter coziness, outdoor patio beckons in summer. Drink in the view fr... read more
Just above Indian restaurant Bombay Palace, luxuriant bar is still largely undiscovered. Backed by the offspring of Deepak Chopra. Hazy, windowless rooms done up as a candlelit Hindu temple replete... read more
Flavored vodkas behind the bar are a rare treat: horseradish, pepper, pineapple, strawberry, ginger, etc. Take your pick, or get a tasting menu. Either way you'll be nicely sauced before the show a... read more
Great spot if you're into gilded trim and putting more money in Donald Trump's pockets. Order the world's most expensive cocktail, made with Remy, Veuve, and edible 23-karat liquid gold. (We recomm... read more
Dancing on grave of Andrew Volstead (R-MN), congressman behind Prohibition. Speakeasy echoes in the entry. Chandelier-decked lobby leads down stairs to shwank subterranean lounge. Dark wood frames,... read more
Straightforward midtown bar and resto fits the bill for after-work drinks. Coconut-crusted shrimp and all manner of sliders to nosh on. Drinks galore, from bottled and draft beer (try the Captail L... read more
Nobody fucks with the Tepperberg! Noah and Jason's glitzy foray into loungey, Page Six-worthy bowling. Slick, sleek lines, framed black and white pix on walls, comfy couches—a legit drinking ... read more
IN PREVIEW. Theme bar entirely dedicated to a Peter Buck side project. Actually, the –5 refers to the temperature up in this bitch, which stays on the south side of zero Celsius to ensure the... read more
Despite the two-floor, hardwood grandeur of this Hell's Kitchen monolith, quiet nooks and crannies allow for easy escape from standard club scene. Real food and tables add to the relaxed feel. Plus... read more
Venture capital kingpins specializing in early-stage and seed money for up-and-coming tech companies. High rolllers in the boardroom, ballers on the scene. String of hits make them go-to gurus for ... read more
From the folks who brought you the Stone Rose in the Time Warner Center comes this elegant-yet-laid-back lounge in the heart of Midtown. Snack on panini and sliders before indulging in one or three... read more
Like a finely appointed airport VIP lounge with stellar views of Central Park. Soaring heights, floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the treeline, and Trump's little globe contraption give it that ... read more
Rosebud...rosebud. Grand room with old NYC feel. Former private office hidden in GCT keeps lighting bills at a minimum. Flapper-clad staff delivers expert shakers. Let the head grow heavy and admir... read more
One-stop shopping with great blend of cutting-edge chic and ready-t...
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Appointment-only, hour-long guided shopping experience. Second show...