Ravi DeRossi (Mayahuel) first dreamed up this pastel-colored, rum-fueled bar back in 2010. The signature rum-punch list—which includes fan favorites like the Funky Old Man from Martinique (La Favorite Ambre Agricole, mint, lime, cane syrup, sparkling wine) was carefully curated by famed New York bartender Jane Danger.
Surf’s up—at least, it is at these NYC tiki bars, decorated in a bright jumble of bamboo wood, beach balls and plenty of booze. Can’t make it to one of the best New York beaches? The second best way to battle the heat and humidity of summer in New York is with piña coladas and other frozen drinks in digs that are as cool as the quaffs they serve. Come thirsty—here are the best tiki bars in New York City.
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