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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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Vote for New York’s Best Bartender

We’ve whittled down the list to the final 100! Take a look through your neighborhood then cast your vote

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The best Irish pubs in New York

This St. Patrick's Day embark on a multiborough journey for beer, bar-stool grub and a jolly-good time

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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 NYC bars

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The coziest restaurants and bars in NYC

Snag a spot and sprawl out at one of the city's coziest hangouts

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The best hot chocolate in NYC

The blistery, cheek-blushing chill is here, and there’s no better way to combat the cold than with toasty mugs of hot chocolate

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End of the Century Bar

At this neighborhood oasis, it’s about comfort, not camp

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Berg'n

A suds-sloshed Smorg

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Lobby Bar

Torrisi marks new territory

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Boobie Trap

Titillating nipples, er, tipples

Time Out says
  • 3 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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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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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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Best sports bars in NYC

With a long winter ahead and sports seasons just heating up, it’s important to find a good spot for settling in and watching the game

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Winter cocktails and cozy bars in NYC

Cold-weather contingency plans should include a wide range of things to do, including seeking refuge in a bar

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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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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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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-looking NYC restaurants and bars of the year

This year saw plenty of stunning restaurants and bars open in the city

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The best fireplaces at New York bars

New Yorkers are a tough breed, but when the winter chill really sets in, you’re bound to see bargoers flock to a few specific NYC bars

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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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