One of the city's newer semi-secretly located spots, Saint Tuesday is actually a little hard to locate at first, and rather rewarding once you've identified the entrance and navigated various staircases up and down to the destination. The bit of effort mught just humble even the most seen-it-all New Yorker, and it's as romantic as it is cool between Saint Tuesday's stony walls.
Picture a postcard-perfect summer day in NYC, and you’ll conjure a breezy afternoon that rolls into a warm night perfect for climbing seafood towers and sipping drinks at rooftop bars. Step out into one, instead, and you’re just as likely to meet stifling heat that drives you to recoil from the sun like Nosferatu. What better place to escape to than our finest underground bars.
Though some share a crossover speakeasy-style appeal, these bars are all literally underground, safely ensconced in basements where you can eschew the SPF and avoid the harsh light of day outside. As cool as they are chill, these are the best basement bars to beat the heat in NYC