Snuggled up in cozy igloo-like domes, guests will enjoy fantastic views and warming winter cocktails
Today, Time Out Market New York officially opens its first-ever Rooftop Iglounge for guests to celebrate the winter season in the outdoors all while snuggled up and enjoying some of the city’s best food, drinks and views.
There are three igloo-like domes - filled with fake-fur covered chairs, fluffy blankets and twinkling lights - on the market’s fifth floor terrace to get cozy and gawk at the panoramic views of Manhattan’s skyline, the East River, the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan Bridge. Once done Instagramming the Rooftop Iglounge with that view there is so much more to experience at Time Out Market.
Just because it is winter doesn’t mean that enjoying great drinks on a rooftop has to stop: Time Out Market New York’s Rooftop Iglounge offers a boozy winter cocktail menu including the Snow White Tini with vanilla vodka, white chocolate liqueur, white creme de cacao, half-and-half and raspberry powder dust; the Black Velvet with coffee liqueur, cherry liqueur, Fernet Branca, orange bitters, cola and a maraschino cherry garnish or the hot TOM Toddy with apple cider, mulled syrup, bourbon, lemon juice with a butter and nutmeg garnish. Indoors, impressive food and delicious bites from some of the city’s best chefs and most beloved eateries can be discovered including Juliana’s Pizza, Ivy Stark, David Burke Tavern and more.
Located on Dumbo’s waterfront in the historic Empire Stores, Time Out Market New York is a food and cultural market bringing the best of the city under one roof - with everything curated by Time Out New York’s editorial team: the food, the drinks, the cultural experiences - even the views.
The igloo-like domes - each seating up to eight guests at a time and open until spring - are available on a first come, first serve basis with no reservations or entrance fees required (however, private hires and group bookings are available).
The Rooftop Iglounge rounds off Time Out Market New York’s holiday activations including photos and storytelling with Mrs. Claus on December 21, PuppetsburgⓇ Puppet Show on December 22 and live music on Saturdays.
Visitors can also take advantage of the market’s $12 winter lunch special including a soft drink during the weekdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with food from eateries such as Mr. Taka, Clinton St. Baking Co., Pat LaFrieda Meat Purveyors, Bessou, Jacob's Pickles, Breads Bakery and many more.
Time Out Market New York is located at 55 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201. The Rooftop Iglounge will be open to the public during the market’s regular rooftop hours which are everyday from 12 p.m., closing from Sunday to Thursday at 9 p.m. and from Friday to Saturday at 10 p.m. (the first floor of the market opens at 8 a.m.). The market spans 21,000 sq ft across two floors and offers over 100 mouth-watering dishes from some of the city’s top chefs and restaurateurs, cocktails from renowned mixologists and cultural experiences by local talent.