Midtown East
This 3,000-square-foot rooftop bar on the 31st floor of the Kimberly Hotel features ivy-covered walls, old-fashioned globe street lamps and a retractable roof that makes it possible to enjoy the 360-degree views year-round. In addition to signature cocktails, visitors will find a selection of beers on tap and by the bottle, along with an international wine list of more than 100 bottles. Booze-friendly foods include grilled calamari and fried baby artichokes.
Venue name: Upstairs
Address: 145 E 50th St
New York

Cross street: between Lexington and Third Aves
Opening hours: Daily 5pm–2am
Transport: Subway: E to Lexington Ave–53rd St
Price: Average drink: $14. AmEx, MC, V
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