Bars

Your guide to bars and drinking in New York City. Whether you’re looking for a cocktail or a beer, use our guide to find the best new bars in NYC.

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The best margaritas in NYC

Frozen, fruity or on the rocks—these are the best margaritas in Gotham

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10 non-douchey NYC rooftop bars

Nothing ruins a night out or a nice bit of rooftop day drinking like an obnoxious crowd

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Bar food and snacks in NYC

Belly up to one of the best New York bars to snag one of these top-notch snacks

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Five great cocktails for under $7 in New York City

Check out these wallet-friendly spots where you can booze up for well under a Hamilton

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The most romantic bars in NYC

Take a date to one of these crazy, sexy, cool bars for a romantic night out

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Latest bar reviews

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King Tai

Miami vices

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Elvis Guesthouse

A rock dive is reborn

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Mess Hall

An outdoorsy, all-American spot that almost feels like summer camp—with good booze

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Mace

Spice up your life

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Best bars in New York

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The 50 best New York bars

From dives to cocktail dens and craft-brew havens to wine haunts, here are the best bars to visit

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The best wine bars in NYC

Wine bars are a local obsession among New York barflies

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NYC beer guide

Get the lowdown on the best beer bars to open within the past year, tastings and other boozy happenings

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NYC's best rooftop bars

Have a cocktail high above the city and take in spectacular views at one of the best elevated bars in NYC

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Best bars for outdoor drinking

All the finest beer gardens, patios and terraces for those sunny, boozy afternoons in the city

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The best late-night bars in NYC

From gritty dives to bougie cocktail clubs, night owls have plenty of boozing options

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Best bars by neighborhood

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Best bars on the Lower East Side

The best bars in the neighborhood range from cocktail dens and gastropubs to a tenacious bohemian hangout

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Best bars in Astoria

The best bars in the neighborhood range from kitsch cocktail dens to an original early-20th-century beer garden

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Best bars in Harlem

The best bars in the neighborhood include everything from retro cocktail lounges to Euro-style beer gardens

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Best bars in the East Village

The best bars in the neighborhood range from sophisticated cocktail dens to craft-beer meccas—and one of the city’s oldest pubs

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Best bars in Tribeca

The best bars in the neighborhood range from unpretentious pubs and wine bars to sophisticated cocktail destinations

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Best bars in Park Slope

The best bars in the neighborhood range from craft-beer destinations and specialist spirits spots to neo dives

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Latest bar stories

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New York's best baseball bars

Celebrate the season and show your devotion to the sport at these storied watering holes

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The best Jersey City restaurants and bars

Jersey City’s dine-and-drink scene is growing—and growing fast

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New York's best beer events in 2015

Get ready to map out the year's best beer events in New York City with our handy guide

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The best Bloody Marys in New York City

Brunchtime bastion and New York icon the Bloody Mary turns a cool 80 years old—and she’s never looked better

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