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.

The best bars open on Christmas in NYC
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The best bars open on Christmas in NYC

These bars open on Christmas will be serving up the best this holiday, whether you want cocktails, craft beer or wine

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The best whiskey bar NYC has to offer
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The best whiskey bar NYC has to offer

Looking for the city’s best whiskey bar? NYC has plenty of peaty options, from bourbon bars to Scotch dens.

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Drink a cocktail from a snow globe at this holiday pop-up bar
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Drink a cocktail from a snow globe at this holiday pop-up bar

You'll be feeling as tipsy as a snow globe after a few rounds at new Upper West Side pop-up bar

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Find out which tequila cocktail won the Meet the Bartender finale
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Find out which tequila cocktail won the Meet the Bartender finale

What goes better with tequila than the traditional salt and fresh lime

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Review: The Stinger Cocktail Bar & Kitchen
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Review: The Stinger Cocktail Bar & Kitchen

This English honey-toned cocktail lounge is split into two distinct areas

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ROKC
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ROKC

Tucked up in Hamilton heights, ROKC is an unadorned semi-subterranean room

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Westlight

Westlight

Well-balanced cocktails come in two forms: classics (El Diablo, Negroni Sbagliato) and originals

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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BlackTail
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BlackTail

Meticulously researched cocktails created by some of the planet’s most illustrious bar talent

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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The Gin Parlour
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The Gin Parlour

With more than 88 gins represented on the menu, aficionados can sample to their heart’s (and liver’s) content

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

Cocktails in NYC
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Cocktails in NYC

Calling all booze enthusiasts! Use our guide to find the best cocktails in the city, drink recipes, bar reviews and more

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The 50 best bars in NYC
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The 50 best bars in NYC

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

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The best wine bars in NYC
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The best wine bars in NYC

Wine bars are a local obsession among New York barflies

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Find a great cigar bar in NYC
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Find a great cigar bar in NYC

Lounge in a club or light ’em up for a bachelor party

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NYC's best rooftop bars
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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
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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 bars by neighborhood

Best bars on the Lower East Side
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Best bars on the Lower East Side

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Best Bushwick bars
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Best Bushwick bars

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Best East Village bars
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Best East Village bars

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Best bars in Astoria
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Best bars in Astoria

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Best bars in Tribeca
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Best bars in Tribeca

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Best bars in Park Slope
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Best bars in Park Slope

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Bartender Tales

Bartender Tales: Alissa Atkinson of Precious Metal
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Bartender Tales: Alissa Atkinson of Precious Metal

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Bartender Tales: Meaghan Montagano of La Sirena
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Bartender Tales: Meaghan Montagano of La Sirena

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Bartender Tales: Brian Averbuch of Kobrick Coffee Co.
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Bartender Tales: Brian Averbuch of Kobrick Coffee Co.

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Bartender Tales: Giuseppe González of Suffolk Arms
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Bartender Tales: Giuseppe González of Suffolk Arms

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