With the many choices for some late-night revelry in New York, the typical tourist will be overwhelmed to select the best of the best. Don’t worry as this chapter lists down some of the best choices in New York if you want to dance the night away, find a potential fling, or simply enjoy a couple of drinks before calling it a day.
Best Bars in New York
Located at 245 Eldridge Street in Lower East Side, Bar Goto is known for its cocktails and food. The patrons are an interesting mix of couples, solo readers and Wall Street guys.
Located at 10W 28th Street, this bar stands out with its plush leather seats that can make you feel that you are drinking in an old library. The drinks range from classic cocktails to over the-top ones like rare whiskeys.
Like the NoMad Bar, the Minetta Tavern offers a vintage feel. It is actually a steak restaurant but its bar offers a wide range of drinks, from Martinis, Old Fashioned ad Manhattans.
- Old Town Bar
This bar lives up to its name what with the classic long bar, marble floors and the wooden booths giving it an old school vibe. It can get pretty packed especially after work.
This rooftop bar located at the William Vale hotel provides one of the most fantastic views of the Manhattan skyline. It is open up to 12 midnight.
- Good Room
Located at 98 Maserole Avenue, this nightclub features a spacious dance floor, outstanding sound system and a small stage for occasional performances. Aside from the crowd, you would love the reasonable drink prices in this nightclub.
- House of Yes
A relatively young hotspot having been opened in 2016, House of Yes has become a favorite of New Yorkers and guests who like to party wearing insane costumes. It is located at 2 Wyckoff Avenue in Brooklyn.
Another Brooklyn favorite, this bar is known for playing Latin-infused beats. After dancing samba, you can order tequila shots at the wooden bar.
- The Gateway
A huge music venue located at 1272 Broadway, it has two floors each with its own dance floor. The bar menu even offers crab cakes for a cool down snack.
- C’mon Everybody
This bar is surprisingly dressed in ‘70s décor, which can appeal to the senior travelers. However, this bar has an eclectic serving of music from retro hits to synth-pop acts. There are even burlesque nights on some occasions.