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Bars in New York: By Type and Atmosphere

Updated Oct 05 2014 04:43 PM EST with 1014 listings
On this page you will find bars, night clubs, wine bars, brewerys, and beach bars across the New York area.

New York City is home to over a thousand bars from elegant lounges and the famous New York City Roof Top Bars to music clubs in Greenwich Village and the neighborhood bars with old juke boxes and pool tables. For information about drinking in New York, see the end of this page. New Yorkers are big sports fans matched only by the large number of sports bars in NYC. There you can choose to root for or against the New York teams at your own risk. While many bars with live music are in Greenwich Village, there are many dark night clubs that showcase live music such as big band clubs, jazz clubs and improvisational jam bands located through out the city. As the Irish heavily populated New York City during a period of time, they also populated the New York City bar scene with many pubs. Since the first brewery was established in 1667 across the river in Hoboken, New Jersey, New York City, Westchester, Connecticut and Long Island are local areas in which you will find breweries/micro breweries that make their own beer on-site. New York City is world famous for its night clubs that play dance music all night long. Year round you can find many clubs where world renowned DJ's are spinning many different kinds of music city wide. If you are staying in a New York City hotel, there are many hotels which feature beautiful rooftop bars or are well know drinking holes. Looking for a quieter scene which may allow for casual conversation? Or a specialty bar in New York City? Here you can find many wine bars, cigar bars and martini bars. CitiDex is the place to look. In New York you have to know what you're looking for and we'll help you find it.

Bars in New York: By Type and Atmosphere

Directory Of Bars (2 listings total)

Definitive Guide to the Irish Pubs of New York City

Great little guide, lists the pubs by neighborhood, has a pub of the month & you can even submit your own favorite Irish Pub in the Big (Green) Apple!
Website: my.execpc.com

Murph's NY Bar Guide

Online directory of all the greatest New York bars, along with reviews & "Bar of the Week".
E-mail: murph@murphguide.com; Website: murphguide.com

Bars in Hotels (66 listings total)

Most hotels have at least 1 bar, some have 2 or 3. Here we list some of the best known ones.

44 Restaurant

Swank contempo Theater District hotel lounge.
44 W. 44th St., Midtown NY 10036 Royalton Hotel, Fax 212-869-8965
Reservations: 212-944-8844; Website: morganshotelgroup.com

Algonquin Lobby Lounge

Former hangout of Dorothy Parker and company, the tables are round and the food and drinks are good.
59 W. 44th St., Midtown NY 10036 betw 5th & 6th Ave , Tel 212-840-6800
Website: algonquinhotel.com

Bar 41

Classy little bar at Hotel 41 at Times Square Theater District block.
206 W. 41st St., Fashion District NY 10036 at 7th Ave., Tel 212-703-8608
Website: reservationpage.com

Bar 54 - Closed

701 Broadway, Greenwich Village NY betw 53rd & 54th St,

Bull & Bear

Perfect for executive lunches/dinners. Continental menu offers great steaks, chicken and seafood dishes.
301 Park Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Waldorf-Astoria, Tel 212-872-4900
Fax: 212486507

Cabanas

Beautiful rooftop lounges right out of ?Miami Beach? and right above the La Bottega bar and restaurant.
Maritime Hotel, Tel 212-835-5537
Website: themaritimehotel.com

Cafe Nicole Bar

Inside Novotel at Times Square, has a small outdoor sitting area.
226 W. 52nd St., Midtown NY 10019 at Broadway in the Novotel Hotel, Tel 212-315-0100

Cafe Pierre

Sophisticated East Side French hotel cafe and bar with quiet elegance.
2 E. 61st St., Lenox Hill NY 10021 at 5th Ave., Pierre Hotel, Fax 212-940-8109
Tel: 212-940-8195; Website: fourseasons.com

Cellar Bar

Underground bar in Bryant Park Hotel serving large martinis.
40 W. 40th St., Fashion District NY 10018 bet. 5th & 6th Aves., Tel 212-642-2260
Website: bryantparkhotel.com

Champagne and Vodka Bar

Located in the Royalton Hotel.
44 W. 44th St., Midtown NY Tel 212-869-4400

Cherry

Intimate dark Murray Hill hotel bar and lounge.
120 E. 39th St., Murray Hill NY 10016 W. Tuscany Hotel, Tel 212-519-8508
Website: mocbars.com

Cibar

Popular Gramacy Park spot. Trendy fashionable crowd. Small cozy outdoor area, ideal for those summer evenings.
56 Irving Pl., Gramercy Park NY 10003 Inn at Irving Place, Tel 212-460-5656
Website: cibarlounge.com

Gansevoort Hotel

Gansevoort Hotel rooftop bar with panoramic Hudson and Soho views
18 Ninth Ave., Meatpacking District NY 10014 Gansevoort St, Tel 212-206-6700
Reservations: 877-462-7386; Website: chinagrillmanagement.com

Gramercy Park Hotel ****

This hotel in Gramercy New York City has been renovated and redecorated beautifully
2 Lexington Ave., Midtown South NY 10010 at 21st St., Fax 212-505-0535
In New York: 212-475-4320; In USA: 800-221-4083
Website: gramercyparkhotel.com

Grand Bar at the Soho Grand Hotel

Mix and mingle on the Grand Bar's plush couches while you sip pricey but potent cocktails.
310 West Broadway, Soho NY 10013 at SoHo Gr& Hotel, Tel 212-965-3000
Website: sohogrand.com

Hiro

Dark and mysterious bar at Chelsea?s Maritime Hotel
369 W. 16th St., Chelsea NY 10011 at Ninth Ave., Tel 212-242-4300
Fax: 212-242-1188; Website: themaritimehotel.com

Hudson Hotel Bar

Stylish hotel bar with gorgeous outdoor patio, popular with European tourists
353 W. 57th St., Clinton NY 10019 betw Eighth & Ninth Ave, Tel 212-554-6000
Fax: 212-554-6001; Reservations: 800-444-4786
Website: hudsonhotel.com

Jean Georges

Leading-edge contemporary French cuisine and bar. Elegant dining room. Friendly staff.
1 Central Pk. W., Central Park NY 10023 at Trump Int'l Hotel, Tel 212-299-3900
Website: jean-georges.com

King Cole Bar

Named for the Maxfield Parrish mural of Old King Cole, this is very expensive and classy with a capital C. Dial extension 3756 to reach the bar. Dress to impress and bring the plastic.
2 E. 55th St., Midtown NY 10022 at St Regis Hotel, Tel 212-753-4500
Website: stregis.com

Koi

Japanese lounge and bar.
40 W. 40th St., Fashion District NY 10018 betw 5th & 6th Ave, Tel 212-921-3330
Website: koirestaurant.com

La Bottega Caffe

Look cool even if you?re not at this West Chelsea bar, a wine bottle?lined bistro that?s especially good in summer.
88 Ninth Ave., Chelsea NY 10011 at 16th St, Maritime Hotel, Tel 212-243-8400
Website: themaritimehotel.com

Library Hotel Rooftop Garden

Rooftop bar of two terraces off a penthouse atrium offers a gorgous views of Grand Central-area
299 Madison Ave., Murray Hill NY 10017 at 41st St., Tel 212-983-4500
Website: libraryhotel.com

LQ

Unique sunken dance floor outfitted with bars along the perimeter.
511 Lexington Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-593-7575
Website: lqny.com

M Bar

Small and elegant, hotel lobby bar near Times Square
12 W. 44th St., Midtown NY 10036 Mansfield Hotel, Tel 212-277-8888
Website: mansfieldhotel.com

Mark's Bar

Upper East side bar with English country manor decor in the Mark Hotel.
25 E. 77th St., Upper East Side NY 10021 At 5th & Madison Ave., Reservations 800-843-6275
Switchboard: 212-744-4300; Website: themarkhotel.com

Mark's Restaurant & Bar

Mellow, classy, unpretentious cocktail lounge.
25 E. 77th St., Upper East Side NY 10021 in the Mark Hotel, Tel 212-879-1864
Website: themarkhotel.com

Matsuri

A majestic, soaring underground space one of the ?most stylish? in town, is the setting for this Japanese restaurant and bar.
369 W. 16th St., Chelsea NY 10011 Maritime Hotel, Tel 212-243-6400
Website: themaritimehotel.com

Mercer Kitchen

Chic bar in SoHo hotel.
99 Prince St., Soho NY 10012 at Mercer St in Mercer Hotel, Tel 212-966-5454
Website: jean-georges.com

Metro Grill Roof Garden

Swish through Hotel Metro lounge. Take elevator up to penthouse. Then walk out onto one of the city's most spacious bar terraces featuring spectacular views of Manhattan.
45 W. 35th St., Fashion District NY 10001 btw 5th & 6th Aves, Tel 212-279-3535
Website: hotelmetronyc.com

Michelangelo Lobby Lounge

Soft piano music fills this comfortable lobby lounge. Piano 18:30-23:00 (usually).
W. 51st St., at 7th Ave., Tel 212-765-1900

Mo Bar - Lincoln Center

Bar in Hotel.
80 Columbus Circle, Lincoln Center NY at W. 60th St., Tel 212-805-8800
Fax: 212-805-8882; Reservations: 800-526-6566
Website: mandarinoriental.com

Mo Bar - Lincoln Center

Very upscale and comfortable bar in the Time Warner Center
80 Columbus Circle, Lincoln Center NY at W. 60th St., Tel 212-805-8800
Fax: 212-805-8882; Reservations: 800-526-6566
Website: mandarinoriental.com

Morgan's (Morgan Hotel)

Corporate and entertainment world executives haunt this super stylish cosmopolitan hotel bar.
237 Madison Ave., Murray Hill NY Btwn 37th & 38th St, Tel 212-726-7600
Website: nybytes.com

Morgans Bar

Romantic downstairs bar in Morgans Hotel.
237 Madison Ave., Murray Hill NY 10016 betw 37th & 38th St, Tel 212-726-7600

O2

Also called La Gazelle, hotel bar-lounge
224 W. 49th St., Theater District NY 10036 Time Hotel, Tel 212-262-6236
Website: oceo.com

Ono

Posh restaurant/bar in the Meatpacking District's Gansevoort Hotel. enter on 13th St.,
18 Ninth Ave., Meatpacking District NY 10014 Hotel Gansevoort, Tel 212-660-6766
Website: chinagrillmgt.com

Opia

The Habitat Hotel?s inviting bar/restaurant.
130 E. 57th St., Midtown NY 10022 betw Lexington & Park Ave., Tel 212-688-3939
Fax: 212-688-7819; Website: opiarestaurant.com

Oyster Bar at the Plaza

Located inside the Plaza hotel, the Oyster bar has great food for a high price and the English pub setting isn't to bad either.
768 Fifth Ave., Midtown NY 10019 Tel 212-546-5340
Website: fairmont.com

Paramount Bar

Glossy ground-floor bar in the Paramount Hotel.
235 W. 46th St., Theater District NY 10036 betw B'way & 8th Ave., Tel 212-413-1010

Pen Top Bar

Catch the express elevator and whisk yourself to the rooftop. Have a drink, relax and enjoy the stunning views of Manhattan's skyline from three open air terraces. Or dance the evening away.
700 Fifth Ave., Midtown NY 10019 55th St, Tel 212-956-2888

Pen-Top Bar

Open-air bar overlooking the city from the summit of Midtown?s Peninsula Hotel
700 Fifth Ave., Midtown NY 10019 at 55th St., Tel 212-903-3097
Website: peninsula.com

Plaza Athénée Bar Seine

Simply beautiful is the verdict on this très chic bar/lounge nestled in the Plaza Athénée with a Moroccan feel and sumptuous details like lacquered walls and leather floors.
37 E. 64th St., Lenox Hill NY 10021 betw Madison & Park Ave, Tel 212-606-4647
Website: plaza-athenee.com

QT Hotel Bar

Hotel bar in Times Square area.
125 W. 45th St., Theater District NY 10036 bet. 6th & 7th Aves, Tel 212-354-2323
Website: hotelqt.com

Royalton

Swank-contempo and chic Theater District hotel lounge.
44 W. 44th St., Midtown NY 10036 bet. 5th & 6th Aves., Tel 212-869-4400
Fax: 212-869-8965; Reservations: 800-606-6090
Website: royalton.com

Serafina

Midtown Euro style bar at Dream Hotel
210 W. 55th St., Midtown NY 10019 at Broadway, Tel 212-315-1700
Website: serafinarestaurant.com

Serena

Artists, designers, musicians, models, and actors come here to relax and have a good time at the Velveteen Party on Tuesday nights.
222 W. 23rd St., Chelsea NY Tel 212-255-4646

SilverLeaf Tavern

Intimate new bar at Murray Hill hotel which feels more 1940s cocktail lounge than tavern
43 E. 38th St., Murray Hill NY 10016 Park Ave, Tel 212-973-2550
Website: silverleaftavern.com

Table XII (formerly Etoile)

Nice place for a quiet drink and get together with friends.
109 E. 56th St., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-750-5656
Website: tablexii.com

The Steakhouse at Monkey Bar

Enjoy the monkey-mural bar with nightly piano music at Elysee Hotel.
60 E. 54th St., Midtown NY 10022 betw Park & Madison Ave., Tel 212-838-2600
Fax: 212-838-4595

The Wheeltapper Pub

This midtown bar offers a small relaxing outdoor seating area free from the bustling traffic.
141 E. 44th St., Midtown NY Grand Central Hotel, Tel 212-351-6800

Thom Bar

Sophisticated bar at Thompson Hotel serving classy drinks
60 Thompson St., Soho NY 10017 betw Broome & Spring St,

Thor Lobby Bar

Second-floor bar at The Hotel on Rivington in Swell in a very Lower East Side.
107 Rivington St., Lower East Side NY 10002 betw Essex & Ludlow St, Tel 212-475-2600
Website: hotelonrivington.com

Top of the Tower

Art deco decor with a panoramic view. Intimate and romantic. Excellent American continental cuisine.
3 Mitchell Pl., Turtle Bay NY 10017 at Beekman Tower Hotel, Tel 212-355-7300

Town

Midtown hotel?s chic and classy mezzanine bar
15 W. 56th St., Midtown NY 10019 Chambers Hotel, Tel 212-582-4445
Website: townnyc.com

Trousdale

Midtown boutique hotel?s chandeliered bar is done in shades of blue and beige to provide a pretty backdrop as you relax with a martini
bet. B'way & 8th Ave, Tel 212-262-4070
Website: trousdalebar.com

Underbar

W. Union Square Hotel?s underground lounge and bar
201 Park Ave. So., Gramercy Park NY 10003 bet. 17th & 18th Sts, Tel 212-358-1560

View Lounge

Features a revolving lounge for an amazing view of NYC.
1535 Broadway, Theater District NY 10019 Marriott Marquis Hotel, Tel 212-704-8900
Website: nymarriottmarquis.com

Villard Bar and Lounge

Definately not a dive, situated inside the NY Palace Hotel, this place is fit for kings. Beautifully decorated set of rooms dedicated for those who want a quiet drink and conversation.
455 E. 51st St., Sutton Place NY 10022 betw Madison & Park Ave, Tel 212-303-7757
Website: newyorkpalace.com

W New York - Union Square ***

Metropolitan Union Square hotel bar.
201 Park Ave. So., Gramercy Park NY 10003 at 17th & Union Sq. East, Tel 212-253-9119
Fax: 212-253-9229; Reservations: 877-946-8357
Website: starwood.com

W Times Square Living Room Bar

Times Square hotel bar hosting many tourists and serving expensive drinks
1567 Broadway, Theater District NY 10036 at 47th St, Tel 212-930-7447
Website: midnightoilbars.com

Wet Bar

Bar in West Court Hotel hosting stylish visitors and serving expensive cocktails
130 E. 39th St., Murray Hill NY 10016 at Lexington Ave, Tel 212-592-8844
Website: mocbars.com

Whiskey Bar at the Paramount Hotel

Nice bar for tourists and the after-work crowd. Located in the cool and modern Paramount Hotel.
235 W. 46th St., Theater District NY Tel 212-819-0404

Whiskey Blue

Singles bar in the W Hotel. The bartenders and waitstaff look like they could be supermodels, and the cost of drinks are high enough to pay their supermodel salaries.
541 Lexington Ave., Midtown NY 10022 bet. 49th & 50th Sts, Tel 212-486-1591
Website: mocbars.com

Whiskey Park (Trump Parc Hotel)

Professional and tourist crowd. Leather couches, cushioned window sills, dark and classy. Nice view of the horse carriage rides through the park.
100 Central Pk. So., Central Park NY @ 6th Ave, Tel 212-307-9222

Whiskey, The

Times Square club and bar, lively place to dance, drink and relax
1567 Broadway, Theater District NY 10036 W. Times Square Hotel, Tel 212-930-7444
Website: midnightoilbars.com

Wilson's Bar and Grill

Great live music. Attracts a 30-something crowd.
201 W. 79th St., Upper West Side NY At the Lucerne Hotel, Tel 212-769-0100

Bars With a View (20 listings total)

119 Bar

119 E. 15th St., Gramercy Park NY 10003 betw Irving Pl. & Park Ave. S, Tel 212-777-6158

169 Bar

169 East Broadway, Lower East Side NY 10002 Rutgers St, Tel 212-473-8866

Ava Lounge

Midtown Lounge that draws huzzahs for its fabulous rooftop bar .
210 W. 55th St., Midtown NY 10019 at Broadway, Tel 212-956-7020
Website: avaloungenyc.com

Boat Bar

175 Smith St., Brooklyn NY 11201 Tel 718-254-0607

Hudson Beach Cafe

Charming bar cafe set in an old revitalized arcade. Great for families, couples and friends. Eat, drink, relax and watch the sunset over New Jersey.
Riverside Dr., Riverside Park, Tel 917-567-2743

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden at the Met

For an unparalleled view of NYC visit the rooftop of the Met. The tiny bar offers a selection of spirits, frozen drinks and beers.
1000 Fifth Ave., Upper East Side NY Tel 212-535-7710

Jean Georges

Leading-edge contemporary French cuisine and bar. Elegant dining room. Friendly staff.
1 Central Pk. W., Central Park NY 10023 at Trump Int'l Hotel, Tel 212-299-3900
Website: jean-georges.com

La Bottega Caffe

Look cool even if you?re not at this West Chelsea bar, a wine bottle?lined bistro that?s especially good in summer.
88 Ninth Ave., Chelsea NY 10011 at 16th St, Maritime Hotel, Tel 212-243-8400
Website: themaritimehotel.com

Library Hotel Rooftop Garden

Rooftop bar of two terraces off a penthouse atrium offers a gorgous views of Grand Central-area
299 Madison Ave., Murray Hill NY 10017 at 41st St., Tel 212-983-4500
Website: libraryhotel.com

Louis Bar

Live jazz and panini.
649 E. 9th St., Alphabet City NY Tel 212-673-1190

Luna Park

Outdoor cafe flanked most days by the stalls of Greenmarket. Perfect for those summer afternoons.
50 E. 17th St., Flatiron District NY 10003 At Union Square Park, Tel 212-475-8464

MacMenamin's

Popular with the after work crowd. During the summer months enjoy the tranquil view of the Seaport and the city skyline.
South St. Seaport, South St. Seaport NY third floor, Tel 212-732-0007

Metro Grill Roof Garden

Swish through Hotel Metro lounge. Take elevator up to penthouse. Then walk out onto one of the city's most spacious bar terraces featuring spectacular views of Manhattan.
45 W. 35th St., Fashion District NY 10001 btw 5th & 6th Aves, Tel 212-279-3535
Website: hotelmetronyc.com

Pen Top Bar

Catch the express elevator and whisk yourself to the rooftop.Have a drink, relax and enjoy the stunning views of Manhattan's skyline from three open air terraces. Or dance the evening away.
700 Fifth Ave., Midtown NY 10019 55th St, Tel 212-956-2888

Rise

Lounge bar in Battery park with spectacular view of Statue of Liberty and Guru martini served in a cinnamon engrusted glass.
2 West St., Financial District NY 10004 at Battery Pl., Tel 212-344-0800

Samplings

Open for Dinner seven days a week.
1605 Broadway, Theater District NY 10019 Tel 212-315-6000

Sequoia

Spectacular views of the East River, Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty.
Pier 17 (E.S. at Fulton), South St. Seaport NY 10038 Pier 17 at South St Seaport, Tel 212-732-9090
Fax: 212-353-3920

Tavern on the Green

Glamorous bar with a great view of Central Park. Patio seating. A great after-work place.
Central Pk. W., Central Park NY 10023 (at 67th St.), Tel 212-873-3200
Fax: 212-580-4265; Website: tavernonthegreen.com

The Rink Bar

We know its summertime when Rockerfeller Center under goes a transformation. Camouflaged with plenty of trees and flower boxes, this bar is a great place for a romantic evening.
1 Rockefeller Center, Rockefeller Center NY promenade level, Tel 212-956-2888

View Lounge

Features a revolving lounge for an amazing view of NYC.
1535 Broadway, Theater District NY 10019 Marriott Marquis Hotel, Tel 212-704-8900
Website: nymarriottmarquis.com

Bars With Dancing (19 listings total)

40 Below

Classy, cozy bar and dance club. Noted for its clean bathrooms and celebrity patrons.
40 W. 8th St., Greenwich Village NY 10011 Tel 212-995-5767

Alchymy

DJ from 10PM-4AM every night but Wednesday. Wednesday is open mike night. Intriguing art installations featured periodically. Fantastic intoxicating cocktails.
12 Avenue A, East Village NY Betw 1st & 2nd Sts, Tel 212-477-9050

Alegrias Flamenco & Tapas Bar

Features Flamenco shows Tu-Sa, 21-23. Dinner served from Tu-Su, 18-1. Fun-filled entertainment for everyone! Click here for a review from Digital City.
46 Bedford St., Greenwich Village NY Tel 212-741-1935
Fax: 212-741-2414; E-mail: nava1234@aol.com
Website: Alegrias.com

Angel's Gate

Two floors of dancing and a cigar lounge.
552 W. 38th St.,

Au Bar

Disco/Club/Bar with cover charge. Great for groups. Dark, candlelit room with cushy booths designed to accommodate 10 people or more. Great music.
41 E. 58th St., Midtown NY 10022 betw Madison & Park Ave, Tel 212-308-9455
Website: aubarnewyork.com

Bob Bar

A very eclectic mix of partiers dance the night away to hip-hop and reggae at this small club.
235 Eldridge St., Lower East Side NY betw Houston & Stanton St, Tel 212-777-0588

Copacabana

Loud salsa vibes massage your ears as you walk into the lower level, while the upper level provides a fancy discotheque for those of us stuck in the 70's. Dress code: no jeans or sneakers.
560 W. 34th St., Garment District NY 10001 corner of 11th Ave., Tel 212-239-2672
Website: copacabanany.com

Cream

Festively decorated bar and dance club catering to young professionals.
246 Columbus Ave., Lincoln Center NY 10023 Tel 212-712-1666
Fax: 212-712-0111; E-mail: venuenyc@aol.com

Culture Club

Placed in the not so hip western Soho, this 80's nostalgia club stays true to its theme without being overly cheesy. Everyone is let in and the music will take you back to the big 80's, whether you want to go or not.
179 Varick St., Hudson Square NY 10014 betw King & Charlton St, Tel 212-414-2882
Website: cultureclub.com

Hallo Berlin

Wonderful German cuisine. Great outdoor area for dinner or drinks. Great selection of German beers. Dancing nightly.
626 Tenth Ave., Clinton NY 10036 betw 44th & 45th St, Tel 212-977-1944

Jet Lounge

This hot Soho dance lounge offers a post-modern spin on seventies kitsch. Brought to you by the owners of Groove Jet in Miami, Jet Lounge sports the same cut-glass-mosaic walls.
286 Spring St., Hudson Square NY 10014 betw Varick & Hudson St, Tel 212-625-9121
E-mail: info@jet-corp.com

N

Tiny but authentic "tapas" bar with over 20 sherries on its menu and flamenco dancing on Wednesday nights.
33 Crosby St., Soho NY 10013 betw Broome & Gr& St, Tel 212-219-8856

Planet 28

215 W. 28th St., Chelsea NY 10001 Tel 212-643-1199
Website: planet28.com

Rascals

12 E. 22nd St., Flatiron District NY Tel 212-420-1777

Red Strype

35 Crosby St., Soho NY Tel 212-274-9565

Studio 84

3534 Broadway, Morningside Heights NY Tel 212-234-8484

Vertigo

563 W. 23rd St., Chelsea NY

Veruka

Enjoy a drink at a table with some friends or hit the dance floor. This popular club is cozy and classy.
525 Broome St., Soho NY 10013 Tel 212-625-1717

Vudu Lounge

304 E. 39th St., Kips Bay NY Tel 212-685-1556

Biker Bars (6 listings total)

American Trash

The quintessential "dive bar". Cheap beer, pool table and Black Sabbath. The walls bedecked with mufflers look like an easy rider exploded on them. Live music Sunday nights. Frequented by the NYPD.
1471 First Ave., Yorkville NY 10021 Betw 76th & 77th Sts, Tel 212-988-9008

Bar, The

Guns n' Roses blares from the jukebox while a biker plays pinball in the corner. - TONY Eating & Drinking Guide 2003
68 Second Ave., East Village NY at 4th St., Tel 212-254-5766

Hogs & Heifers

Notorious honky-tonk outpost for bikers and sassy chicks. The uptown H & H is a bit tamer.
859 Washington St., Meatpacking District NY at 13th Street, Tel 212-929-0655
Fax: 212-352-1232; E-mail: general@hogsandheifers.com
Website: hogsandheifers.com

Hogs & Heifers North

1843 First Ave., Yorkville NY 10128 betw 95th & 96th St, Tel 212-722-8635
Website: hogsandheifers.com

Sidewalk Cafe

Video games, downstair pool room and live music are some of the attraction to this unpretentious East Village hangout.
94 Avenue A, East Village NY Tel 212-473-7373

Whiskey Ward

The no-nonsense drinks are stiff and cheap... - TONY Eating & Drinking Guide 2003 between Delancey and Rivington Sts.
121 Essex St., Lower East Side NY betw Delancey & Rivington St, Tel 212-477-2998

Cigar Bars (20 listings total)

3674 Cigar Bars

Cigar bars have become popular in recent years and offer premium cigars from their humidor, cognacs, wines, single malts, Scotch whisky, and comfortable chairs. You provide the converstation.

53rd Street Cigar Bar

811 Seventh Ave., Midtown NY 10019 Sheraton Hotel, Tel 212-581-1000

Angel's Gate

Two floors of dancing and a cigar lounge.
552 W. 38th St.,

Angelo and Maxie's Steakhouse

On-site cigar shop and smoking room.
233 Park Ave. So., Gramercy Park NY 10003 Nr.19th St., Tel 212-220-9200
Website: angelo-maxies.com

Aubette

Thanks to a cantilevered bar and sliding wall one can enjoy a highly stylized industrial atmoshere or laze back in a lounge-like room.
119 E. 27th St., Midtown South NY 10016 betw Park Ave South & Lexington Ave, Tel 212-686-5500
Website: aubette.com

Bubble Lounge

Stuffed lounge chairs, deluxe "cigar and champagne bar". Caviar, sushi, oysters & salads served. Champagne cocktail creations.
228 West Broadway, Tribeca NY 10013 betw Franklin & White St, Tel 212-431-3433
E-mail: ecbubble@aol.com; Website: bubblelounge.com

Carnegie Club

bet. 6th & 7th Aves., Tel 212-957-9676

Cigar Bar at Beekman Bar

When you're looking for an elegant and comfortable place to have a smoke and a glass of port this plush and extremely ventilated room is the place for cigar aficionados.
889 First Ave., Sutton Place NY Tel 212-980-9314

Cigar Connoisseur Club

A private club catering to cigar smokers. Located at an elegant Italian restaurant.
Central Pk. So., Central Park NY 10019 Tel 212-265-5959

Cigar Room at Trumpets

2 Park Ave., Midtown South NY 10016 Tel 212-850-5999

Circa Tabac

Lounge with a distinctive 20's Art deco feel. Circa Tabac is the first cigarette lounge in the world with over 180 selections plus high-tech ventilation systems.
32 Watts St., Soho NY 10013 betw 6th Ave. & Thompson St, Tel 212-941-1781
Website: circatabac.com

Club Macanudo

Premium cigars sold and indulged in the Club Room. Computers and fax machines are available on the premises if you need to do some last-minute work. Make dining reservations and order Club Macanudo merchandise at their website. (Jacket required)
26 E. 63rd St., Lenox Hill NY 10021 Btwn Park & Madison, Tel 212-752-8200
Fax: 212-752-7770; Website: clubmacanudo.com

Dive 75

101 W. 75th St., Upper West Side NY betw Amsterdam & Columbus Ave, Tel 212-362-7518

Divine Bar - Midtown

?Wines by the glass? is this dynamic duo?s ?claim to fame? and given the ?tremendous selection?, they?re a ?safe call? whether for a ?romantic rendezvous? or a ?girls? night out
236 W. 54th St., Midtown NY 10005 betw Broadway & 8th Ave., Tel 212-265-9463

Divine Bar - Sutton Place

Popular Midtown East bar and tapas lounge. Extensive selection of wines and beers. Great looking zebra-striped bar chairs and Cigar area.
244 E. 51st St., Sutton Place NY 10022 betw 2nd & 3rd Ave, Tel 212-319-9463
Fax: 212-317-0738; Website: divinebar.com

Evelyn Lounge, The

A fun-loving crowd parties in the basement of the Evelyn Restaurant. Two separate bars and four hang-out rooms. Offers an excellent choice of cigars.
380 Columbus Ave., Upper West Side NY 10024 at 78th Street, Tel 212-724-2363

Hudson Bar and Books

Upscale and civilized, come here when you're in the mood for a fine port, sheery or cognac by the glass. Grab a book off the shelf and settle into a plush chair and simply enjoy.
636 Hudson St., West Village NY 100114 betw Horatio & Jane St, Tel 212-229-2642

Le Cigar

151 E. 50th St., Midtown NY 10022 betw Lexington & 3rd Ave, Tel 212-753-1144

Opera

This dance club is great for relaxing or meeting new people. Attracts an older upscale clientele.
539 W. 21st St., Chelsea NY betw 10th & 11th Ave, Tel 212-229-1618
Fax: 212-367-7322

Pravda

Russian motif lounge to savor arctic chilled Vodka, single-malt Scotch with Dunhill cigars, bourbon, caviar and the latest interpretation of traditional Zakuski.
281 LaFayette St., NoLita NY 10012 betw Houston & Prince St, Tel 212-226-4696

Velvet Cigar Lounge

80 E. 7th St., East Village NY bet. 1st & 2nd Aves.,

Coffee Bars (33 listings total)

Aggie's

Village institution. Diner atmosphere. Great place for breakfast. Good prices. Extremely popular. Click here for a review from Digital Cities.
146 West Houston St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 MacDougal St., Tel 212-673-8994

Alt.coffee

Internet surfing for $10/hr. Comfortable living-room atmosphere w/plush chairs & coffee bar.
139 Avenue A, East Village NY 10009 St Mark's Place/9th St, Tel 212-529-2233
E-mail: Cafe@altcoffee.com; Website: altdotcoffee.com

Baby Jupiter

A performance space with a bohemian atmosphere. Generally draws a mid-20s to early 30s crowd.
170 Orchard St., Lower East Side NY Tel 212-982-2229

Bonsignour

35 Jane St., West Village NY 10014 Tel 212-229-9700
Fax: 212-352-2046; Website: bonsignour.citysearch.com

Cafe Colonial

A eclectic mix of cuisines ranging from Brazilian to American. Reservations are not accepted.
276 Elizabeth St., Little Italy NY at Houston St., Tel 212-274-0044

Cafe Liberty

Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a quick and economical environment.
120 Liberty St., Financial District NY 10007 World Trade Center, Tel 212-571-2424
Fax: 212-571-2626

Caffe Roma

Established in 1891, makes fresh baked pastries. Pretty decor with the dark green walls, pressed tin ceiling, and pendulum clock at the back
385 Broome St., Little Italy NY 10013 Crossing Mulberry St, Tel 212-226-8413

Cinema Classics Cafe - CLOSED

332 E. 11th St., East Village NY betw First & Second Ave,

Cornelia Street Cafe

Neighbourhood cafe and restaurant keeping locals well fed and well read for over 20 years. Stop by for a snack or a poetry reading.
29 Cornelia St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 betw Bleeker & 4th St, Tel 212-989-9319
Website: corneliastreetcafe.com

Corrado Cafe & Espresso Bar

1013 Third Ave., Uptown East NY Tel 212-753-5100

Cupcake Cafe

522 Ninth Ave., Hell's Kitchen NY 10018 Tel 212-465-1530
Fax: 212-465-1069

Drip

A favorite NY coffeehouse where you can browse through "dating forms" that singles have filled out while enjoying a fantastic Rice Krispie treat.
489 Amsterdam Ave., Upper West Side NY 10024 83rd/84th Sts., Tel 212-875-1032
Fax: 212-875-1047

Gallagher's Steak House

Gallager's, the home of the world-famous NY Strip offers USDA Prime cuts of beef seasoned to perfection, generous side orders and other great American dishes Prices are $45 per meal and up.
228 W. 52nd St., Midtown NY 10019 at Broadway, Tel 212-245-5336
Fax: 212-245-5426; E-mail: info@gallagherssteak.com
Website: gallaghersnysteakhouse.com

Grand Ticino

Hearty, satisfying meals with close to expense account prices.
228 Thompson St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 Tel 212-777-5922

Grey Dog's Coffee

Westside coffee house serving wonderful breakfasts, huge sandwiches and endless cups of coffee.
33 Carmine St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 betw Bedford & Bleecker St, Tel 212-462-0041

Here Theatre

145 Avenue of Americas, Greenwich Village NY 10013 near Spring St., Tel 212-647-0202
Fax: 212-647-0257; Website: here.org

Housing Works Used Books & Cafe

Wall to wall shelves of used books for sale. Browse through while enjoying a cappuccino. On weekdays, the cafe serves an array of snacks. Housing Works is a non-profit benefitting homeless people and those with AIDS.
126 Crosby St., Soho NY 10012 betw Houston & Prince St, Tel 212-334-3324
Fax: 212-334-3959; Website: housingworks.org

Internet Cafe

12 E. 3rd St., East Village NY 10003 Tel 212-614-0747
Fax: 212-614-9423; Website: bigmagic.com

Jazz at the Cajun

Dixieland jazz and modern swing music accompanies the New Orleans style food.
129 Eighth Ave., Chelsea NY 10011 Tel 212-691-6174
Fax: 212-691-4578; Website: jazzatthecajun.citysearch.com

Jerry's

Great breakfast and brunch. American bar/diner. Great place to relax after a hard day in the office. Casual attire is the norm. Busy on the weekends.
101 Prince St., Soho NY 10012 betw Greene & Mercer St, Tel 212-966-9464
Fax: 212-219-9179; Website: jerrysnyc.com

Kate's Joint

58 Avenue B, East Village NY 10009 4th/5th Sts., Tel 212-777-7059

Le Figaro Cafe

184 Bleeker St., Greenwich Village NY Tel 212-667-1100

Market Diner

Great popular diner. Scruptous desserts. Fast service.
572 Eleventh Ave., Clinton NY 10036 at 43rd St., Tel 212-695-0415

Negroni

717 Ninth Ave., Clinton NY 10019 Tel 212-399-1960

Postcrypt Coffeehouse

A cozy, candlelight, completely acoustic venue for live folk music. Open to all ages. Never a cover charge. Doors open at 8:30 pm. 116th & Broadway on Columbia Campus
116th & Broadway on Columbia Campus, Tel 212-854-1953

Primavera

Get your classic Italian cuisine fix at this old world joint. Nice classy black tie staff too.
1578 First Ave., Yorkville NY 10028 at 82nd St., Tel 212-861-8608
Website: primaveranyc.com

Stingy Lulu's

Fifties-style diner where drag-queens and neon lighting make the ambiance. Full Bar.
129 St. Marks Pl., East Village NY Tel 212-674-3545

Timothy's World Coffee

Coffee, cappuccinos, bakery, and tea. Only the best crops of Coffee Arabica are used for their gourmet coffee.
Tel 888-937-6278
Website: timothys.com

Timothy's World Coffee - Carnegie Hill

1296 Madison Ave., Carnegie Hill NY Tel 212-987-3272

Timothy's World Coffee - Hell's Kitchen

625 Eighth Ave., Hell's Kitchen NY 10018 Tel 212-239-1399

Timothy's World Coffee - Uptown East

1033 Third Ave., Uptown East NY 10021 Tel 212-755-6456
Fax: 212-794-7068; Tel: 888-937-6278

Timothy's World Coffee - Uptown East

1296 First Ave., Uptown East NY 10021 At 70th St., Tel 212-794-7059

Tonic

Cafe, bar and beauty salon on the lower East Side. Music performances and movie showings take place on different nights. This place tries to do it all.
107 Norfolk St., Lower East Side NY 10002 Tel 212-358-7501
Website: tonicnyc.com

College Bars (13 listings total)

Abbey Pub

Dark and cozy with lots of English pub atmosphere. Long wooden bar, faux stained glass and hexagonal tables. Great for the graduate crowd from Columbia University.
237 W. 105th St., Upper West Side NY 10025 betw Broadway & Amsterdam Ave, Tel 212-222-8713

Ace Bar

Dark spacious inexpensive '70s retro/pool hall. Very popular with the NYU crowd.
531 E. 5th St., East Village NY Betw. Aves. A & B, Tel 212-979-8476

Big Easy

Fun, crazy, inexpensive bar with a Mardi Gras theme.
1768 Second Ave., Yorkville NY 10128 betw 92nd & 93rd St, Tel 212-348-0879
E-mail: getdrunk@bigeasynyc.com; Website: bigeasynyc.com

Boo Radley's

A friendly, local NYU bar.
11 Waverly Pl., Noho NY 10003 Tel 212-228-6806

Boudoir Bar

It is a wine bar which serves a variety of excellent wines by the glass; it is a place of expression, elegance and glamour.
273 Smith St., Brooklyn NY Tel 718-624-8878
Website: boudoirbar.com

Brother Jimmy's BBQ - Upper West Side

Great food and drinks, perfect place for parties. Generally attracts a college crowd.
428 Amsterdam Ave., Upper West Side NY 10024 betw 80th & 81st St, Tel 212-501-7515
Website: brotherjimmys.com

Brother Jimmy's BBQ - Yorkville

1644 Third Ave., Yorkville NY 10128 at 92nd St., Tel 212-426-2020
Fax: 212-832-0336

Brother Jimmy's BBQ - Yorkville

College hangout meets Southern BBQ. Down-home hospitality, fish bowl cocktails, and gigantic ribs.
1485 Second Ave., Yorkville NY 10021 at 76th St, Tel 212-288-0999
Website: brotherjimmys.com

Cafe Poppolini

A local college hangout.
Waverly Pl., Greenwich Village NY 10003 Tel 212-475-1722

Caliente Cab Co

Lively West Village bar mainly catering to the younger crowd with a large outdoor seating area.
61 Seventh Ave. So., Greenwich Village NY at Bleeker St, Tel 212-243-8517

Macdougal St. Ale House

In the middle of Village bar popular with college kids: cheap drinks, darts, pool and sports
122 Macdougal St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 betw Bleecker & W. 3rd St, Tel 212-254-8569

Nevada Smiths

Friendly place for European football fans, college students
74 Third Ave., Greenwich Village NY 10003 betw 11th & 12th St, Tel 212-982-2591
Website: nevadasmiths.net

West End

Mainly a beer joint but now serving summer favorites such as pina coladas.Popular with Columbia University students. Enjoy jazz performances on a sporadic schedule.
2911 Broadway, Morningside Heights NY 10025 betw 113th & 114th St, Tel 212-662-8830

Country Bars (13 listings total)

Armstrong's Saloon

Cozy Hell's Kitchen oasis combines the Old West (saloon doors, antique cash registers) with the medieval kitsch (Gothic paintings) Not a wild hoedown but a great place to be a contented cowpoke.
875 Tenth Ave., Clinton NY at 55th St, Tel 212-581-0606

Coyote Ugly Saloon

Legendary East Village Bar with rowdy babes and pumped up patrons. An aggressive atmosphere...not for the pacifist!
153 First Ave., East Village NY Tel 212-477-4431

Doc Holliday's

For an unpretentious good time park yourself here, put money in the jukebox, have a drink and relax.
141 Avenue A, East Village NY at 9th St, Tel 212-979-0312

Hogs & Heifers - Meatpacking District

Notorious honky-tonk outpost for bikers and sassy chicks. The uptown H & H is a bit tamer.
859 Washington St., Meatpacking District NY at 13th Street, Tel 212-929-0655
Fax: 212-352-1232; E-mail: general@hogsandheifers.com
Website: hogsandheifers.com

Hogs & Heifers - Meatpacking District

859 Washington St., Meatpacking District NY at 13th St, Tel 212-929-0655

Hogs & Heifers North

1843 First Ave., Yorkville NY 10128 betw 95th & 96th St, Tel 212-722-8635
Website: hogsandheifers.com

Lakeside Lounge

A rustic heaven to relax and reconnect over a glass of beer.
162 Avenue B, East Village NY 10009 betw 10th & 11th St, Tel 212-529-8463

Live Bait

The place for frosty brews, kicking bayou grub and lazy Louisana atmosphere
4 E. 23rd St., Kips Bay NY betw Madison Ave & Broadway, Tel 212-353-2400

Loisaida Hayride at C9

Wet your whistle while enjoying the free Monday night jam and Sunday bluegrass jam.
700 E. 9th St., Alphabet City NY at Ave C, Tel 212-358-0048

Red Rock West

Hardcore biker bar doling out cheap beer by the gallons.
457 W. 17th St., Chelsea NY at 10th Ave, Tel 212-366-5359

Rodeo Bar

Tex-Mex specialties complimented by fine tequilas, bourbons and microbrewed beers. Features live blues and rockabilly. Reservations are recommended. Take-out service is available.
375 Third Ave., Kips Bay NY 10016 at 27th St., Tel 212-683-6500
Website: rodeobar.com

Village Idiot

A dive, but popular. The clientele is at times sketchy but if you want some cheap drinks this is the place to be. All-in-all a cozy place, there's even a snapping turtle you can feed.
355 W. 14th St., Chelsea NY 10014 Tel 212-989-7334

Yogi's

About as country as it gets on the upper West Side. $2.50 shots all day, and a jukebox loaded with country classics.
2156 Broadway, Upper West Side NY btw 75th & 76th Ave, Tel 212-873-9852

Dives (33 listings total)

169 Bar

169 East Broadway, Lower East Side NY 10002 Rutgers St, Tel 212-473-8866

7B

A cozy regular's bar. Tough to get a table on the weekends, so get there early.
108 Avenue B, East Village NY 7th St., Tel 212-473-8840

Barrow Street Ale House

Drink your cheap beer while hanging out with the locals at this dual floored dive. Avoid the weekend rush.
15 Barrow St., Greenwich Village NY betw W. 4th St. & 7th Ave. S., Tel 212-691-6127

Blue and Gold Tavern

Cheap mixed drinks and a hoppin' jukebox.
79 E. 7th St., East Village NY betw 1st & 2nd Ave, Tel 212-473-8918

Blue Lady Lounge

A strange little place that's off the beaten path.
769 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn NY Tel 718-218-6997

Botanica

This downtown bar attracts a hip eclectic crowd.
47 East Houston St., NoLita NY 10012 Tel 212-343-7251

Bourbon Street

A local stop to have a brewski and move on.
407 Amsterdam Ave., Upper West Side NY 10024 betw 79th & 80th St, Tel 212-721-1332
Website: bourbonstreetnyc.com

Bull Moose Saloon

Laid back, cheap and all-around fun local hangout.
354 W. 44th St., Clinton NY 10036 bet. 8th & 9th Aves., Tel 212-956-5625

Coyote Ugly Saloon

Legendary East Village Bar with rowdy babes and pumped up patrons. An aggressive atmosphere...not for the pacifist!
153 First Ave., East Village NY Tel 212-477-4431

Decibel

This dive (in the best sense of the word) has an Asian feel. Choose from their extensive sake menu (hot or cold) and munch on some edamame (soybeans).
240 E. 9th St., Greenwich Village NY Tel 212-979-2733

Ding Dong Lounge

The compact Ding Dong Lounge is dark inside, with brick and blood-red walls surrounding a plain-and-simple atmosphere befitting a true punk rock bar.
929 Columbus Ave., Manhattan Valley NY 10025 betw 105th & 106th St, Tel 212-663-2600
Website: dingdonglounge.com

Doc Holliday's

For an unpretentious good time park yourself here, put money in the jukebox, have a drink and relax.
141 Avenue A, East Village NY at 9th St, Tel 212-979-0312

Don Hill's

Don Hill's is a gay/straight club featuring drag queens and gay/lesbian punish rock bands.
511 Greenwich St., Hudson Square NY 10013 at Spring Street, Tel 212-219-2850
Website: donhills.com

Hickey's

Not so easy-on-the-eyes but extremely friendly and cheap.
139 W. 33rd St., Midtown South NY Tel 212-244-6120

Hog Pit

Southern style BBQ cooking; country music on the jukebox, bar and the pool table in the back
22 Ninth Ave., Meatpacking District NY 10014 at 13th St., Tel 212-604-0092
Website: hogpit.com

Hogs & Heifers

859 Washington St., Meatpacking District NY at 13th St, Tel 212-929-0655

Holiday Cocktail Lounge

A dark,crowded & fun dive bar that fills with slackers and blue-collar workers as the night moves on.
75 St. Marks Pl., East Village NY 10003 betw 1st & 2nd Ave, Tel 212-777-9637

Kastro

Though it's distractingly loud, Kastro is noted for their excellent martinis.
237 E. 5th St., East Village NY 10003 Tel 212-475-4949

Malachy's

Upper West Side Irish old-timer bar with cheap drinks.
103 W. 72nd St., Upper West Side NY 10023 betw Broadway & Columbus Ave., Tel 212-874-4268

Mars Bar

Can be a bit intimidating due to the dive-ness of this bar. Mostly barflies and regulars hang out and drink and drink.
25 E. 1st St., East Village NY Tel 212-473-9842

Max Fish

This intentional dive is full of suburbanites playing pool and arcade games.
178 Ludlow St., Lower East Side NY 10002 Tel 212-529-3959

Mona's

Features cheap drink specials and pool tables.
224 Avenue B, East Village NY Tel 212-353-3780

Parkside Lounge

There is never a cover at this hip lounge. There is usually some form of entertainment in the back while up front, two T.Vs run major sports events.
317 East Houston St., Lower East Side NY 10002 at Attorney Street, Tel 212-673-6270

Puffy's Tavern

A mellow neighborhood bar that attracts locals and artists.
81 Hudson St., Tribeca NY 10013 At Harrison St., Tel 212-766-9159

Raccoon Lodge

This TriBeCa neighborhood dive comes complete wiith a jukebox and a pool table. The crowd consists of artists, locals, wallstreeters, and tourists.
59 Warren St., Financial District NY 10007 Tel 212-766-9656

Siberia Bar

A trashy dive that attracts a wide variety of people.
W. 40th St., Fashion District NY 10019 betw 8th & 9th Avenues, Tel 212-333-4141
Website: siberiany.com

Sophie's

Enjoy the offbeat jukebox and unpretentious atmosphere.
507 E. 5th St., East Village NY 10009 Tel 212-228-5680

Spring Lounge

48 Spring St., NoLita NY Tel 212-965-1774

Tap A Keg

Your basic neighborhood bar with pool, music, t.v and beer. Lots of beer.
2731 Broadway, Upper West Side NY 10024 Tel 212-749-1734

Village Idiot

A dive, but popular. The clientele is at times sketchy but if you want some cheap drinks this is the place to be. All-in-all a cozy place, there's even a snapping turtle you can feed.
355 W. 14th St., Chelsea NY 10014 Tel 212-989-7334

Winnie's

An enthusiastic mixed crowd meets here to belt out popular tunes. Be prepared to wait a bit for your turn.
104 Bayard St., Chinatown NY 10013 betw Baxter & Mulberry St, Tel 212-732-2384

Wreck Room

Draws a college crowd with a great vibe.
116 Macdougal St., Greenwich Village NY betw Bleecker & W.3rd. St, Tel 212-253-1843

Ye Olde Tripple Inn

Cheap drinks and friendly atmosphere.
263 W. 54th St., Midtown NY Tel 212-245-9849

Cigar Connoisseur Club

A private club catering to cigar smokers. Located at an elegant Italian restaurant.
Central Pk. So., Central Park NY 10019 Tel 212-265-5959

La Trapeze

A members only (you may join at the door) club. The first level is drinking and dancing. The second level has group sex.
17 E. 27th St., Midtown South NY 10016 Tel 212-532-0298

Soho House

Six-floor private club in the Meatpacking District offering a bar, restaurant, library and hotel rooms and cool pool on the roof
29 --35 Ninth Ave., Meatpacking District NY 10003 at W. 14th St., Tel 212-627-9800
Website: sohohouseny.com

Gay and Lesbian (50 listings total)

Bard'o

With low tables, red lighting, and a discretely fab crowd this seedy nook is one of the city's best late night lounges.
34 Downing St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 Tel 212-627-1580

Boots and Saddle

You might be surprised by who comes into this macho bar.
76 Christopher St., West Village NY 10014 betw Seventh Ave & Bleeker St., Tel 212-929-9684

Boys Room

Crazy bar-club with dance floor upstairs, too "trashy" for timid types
9 Avenue A, East Village NY 10009 bet. 1st & 2nd Sts., Tel 212-358-1440
Website: tripwithus.com

Candle Bar

A casual neighborhood bar that attracts 30 and 40- something locals.
309 Amsterdam Ave., Upper West Side NY 10023 betw 74th & 75th St, Tel 212-874-9155

Club Shelter

Big-name DJ's keep the floor going.
150 Varick St., Fashion District NY 10018 betw 5th & 6th Avenues, Tel 646-862-6117
Website: clubshelter.com

Clubhouse

New Avenue C sexy little lounge featuring a unique meandering bar and terrific music, terrific DJ; mixed crowd of gay and nongay folk
700 E. 9th St., Alphabet City NY 10009 Ave. C, Tel 212-260-7970
Website: clubhousenyc.com

Cock, The

Saturday night's the Foxy Party where you can find a mostly gay male crowd trying to out-shock one another to win prizes. For the adventurous it should be an interesting experience.
29 Second Ave., East Village NY 10009 at 12th St.,

Cubby Hole

Popular Village lesbian bar
281 W. 12th St., West Village NY 10014 at W. 4th St., Tel 212-243-9041

Dick's Bar

East Village neighborhood gay dive with a great jukebox and sketchy decor
192 Second Ave., Lower East Side NY 10003 at 12th St., Tel 212-475-2071

Dugout

Longtime Village gay bar frequented by guests from all over the world
185 Christopher St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 betw Washington & West St, Tel 212-242-9113

Duplex Cabaret

A legendary Greenwich Village comedy club, featuring everyone from beginning amateurs to rising and established stars.
61 Christopher St., West Village NY 10014 at 7th Ave., Tel 212-255-5438
Website: theduplex.com

Eagle, The

West Chelsea premiere leather bar with tradition of having hot men, great pool tables and serious cruising
554 W. 28th St., Chelsea NY 10001 betw 10th & 11th Ave, Tel 646-473-1866
Website: eagle-ny.com

Eight of Clubs

Upper West Side gay bar with ultra-funky, conversation-starting space; the clientele is consisting primarily of confirmed bachelors of a certain age
230 W. 75th St., Upper West Side NY 10023 betw Broadway & West End Ave., Tel 212-580-7389

Escuelita

Hot young go-go dancers, Latin dance music, and nightly drag shows entice a mixed (though predominately gay) crowd.
301 W. 39th St., Hell's Kitchen NY 10018 bet. 8th & 9th Aves., Tel 212-631-0588
Website: escuelita.com

Excelsior

Best of the outlying gay bars.
390 Fifth Ave., Brooklyn NY 11215 Tel 718-832-1599

G

Chic, Chelsea minimalists gay bar where DJs mix sountracks of booming dance beats.
223 W. 19th St., Chelsea NY 10011 betw 7th & 8th Ave, Tel 212-929-1085
Website: glounge.com

Ginger's Bar

Friendly neighborhood lesbian bar.
363 Fifth Ave., Brooklyn NY 11215 Tel 718-788-0924

Girls Room

The latest entry in the underserved lesbian bar scene
210 Rivington St., Lower East Side NY 10002 at Pitt St., Tel 212-995-8684
Website: girlsroomnyc.com

Hangar, The

West Village gay dive bar
115 Christopher St., West Village NY 10014 betw Bleecker & Hudson St, Tel 212-627-2044
Website: hangarbar.us

Heaven

Chelsea gay bar for young people, could be crazy and wild on weekends
579 Sixth Ave., Flatiron District NY 10011 at 16th St., Tel 212-243-6100

Hell

Caters to a predominantly young gay crowd on the weekdays; more mixed on the weekends. A fantastic music selection of 60's through 90's on the jukebox.
59 Gansevoort St., Meatpacking District NY 10014 Tel 212-727-1666

Julie's

Julie's is for the upwardly mobile, well-tailored and out lesbian professional community.
305 E. 53rd St., Sutton Place NY 10022 betweem 1st & 2nd Avenues, Tel 212-688-1294

Julius

NY?s oldest gay bar, historic landmark in Village, relaxed neighborhood gay spot.
159 W. 10th St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 at Waverly Pl., Tel 212-929-9672

Lips

Gourmet food, live entertainment: guys performing in "drag" (in ladies clothes)
2 Bank St., West Village NY 10014 at Greenwich Ave., Fax 212-727-1050
Tel: 212-675-7710; Website: lipsnyc.com

Lure, The

For gay men; leather dress on weekends.
409 W. 13th St., Meatpacking District NY 10014 Tel 212-741-3919

Marie's Crisis

A fun sing-along piano bar with an eclectic crowd.
59 Grove St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 betw Bleecker St. & 7th Ave. S., Tel 212-243-9323

Nowhere

Casual neighborhood gay/lesbian bar: jukebox, pool table and friendly bartenders
322 E. 14th St., Stuyvesant NY 10003 bet. 1st & 2nd Aves., Tel 212-477-4744

O.W. Bar

Upper East Side gay contemporary bar, lounge and garden patio
221 E. 58th St., Sutton Place NY 10022 bet. 2nd & 3rd Aves., Tel 212-355-3395
Website: owbar.com

Phoenix

College gay bar in East Village; relaxing atmosphere, pool table and arcade games
447 E. 13th St., East Village NY 10009 betw Ave. A & 1st Ave., Tel 212-477-9979

Pieces

Welcoming West Village gay dive bar offers many theme showcases, like Karaoke Night etc. and cheap drinks
8 Christopher St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 betw Gay St. & Greenwich Ave, Tel 212-929-9291
Website: piecesbar.com

Posh

Attitude-free neighborhood gay bar, relaxed and homey
405 W. 51st St., Clinton NY 10019 betw 9th & 10th Ave, Tel 212-957-2222

Pyramid Club

Every night has a different theme.
101 Avenue A, East Village NY 10009 betw 6th & 7th St, Tel 212-228-4888
Website: thepyramidclub.com

Rawhide

Chelsea 70s "old school" type gay bar
212 Eighth Ave., Chelsea NY 10011 at 21st St., Tel 212-242-9332

Rubyfruit Bar & Grill

Run by women for women who like women. They even serve lesbian wine (from the California vinyard -Bonverre).
531 Hudson St., West Village NY 10014 betw Charles & 10th St, Tel 212-929-3343

Slide, The

Decadent but cozy NoHo gay bar, refurbished 19th-century cellar updated for modern-day fun
356 Bowery, Noho NY 10012 downstairs, Tel 212-420-8885

Splash SBNY Bar

Very large space for dancing and hanging out; crowd is mostly gay men. Extremely live entertainment.
50 W. 17th St., Flatiron District NY 10011 betw 5th & 6th Ave, Tel 212-691-0073
Fax: 212-929-3858; E-mail: management@splashbar.com
Website: splashbar.com

Starlight

Popular bar and lounge in East Village, DJs and Sunday's lesbian Starlette parties
167 Avenue A, East Village NY 10009 betw 10th & 11th St, Tel 212-475-2172
Website: starlightbarlounge.com

Stonewall

Gay clientele and tourists mix together here.
53 Christopher St., West Village NY 10014 betw 7th Ave. S. & WAverly Pl., Tel 212-463-0950

The Spike NYC

This gay pick-up bar is fully stocked with American/continental fare, video games, pinball and pool. Caters to the leather crowd. Solid mix of pop, rock, and disco.
120 Eleventh Ave., Chelsea NY 10011 Tel 212-234-9688

Therapy

Sleek gay bar of the moment with high-style.
348 W. 52nd St., Clinton NY 10019 betw 8th & 9th Avenues, Tel 212-397-1700
Website: therapy-nyc.com

Tool Box

Hole-in-the-wall gay bar on the upper east side.
1742 Second Ave., Yorkville NY 10128 betw 90th & 91st St, Tel 212-348-1288

Townhouse

East Side gay and piano bar for men over 50 and younger
236 E. 58th St., Sutton Place NY 10022 bet. 2nd & 3rd Aves., Tel 212-754-4649
Website: townhouseny.com

Ty's

Attracts a more mature gay crowd than your average Christopher St. bar.
114 Christopher St., West Village NY 10014 betw Bleecker & Hudson St, Tel 212-741-9641

Urge

Bi-level haunt for muscle queens and downtown hipsters.
33 Second Ave., East Village NY 10003 betw 1st & 2nd St, Tel 212-533-5757

View Bar

A few lounge areas where you can enjoy cheap strong drinks.
232 Eighth Ave., Chelsea NY 10011 betw 21st & 22nd St, Tel 212-929-2243
Website: viewbarnyc.com

Web, The

Tight, skimpy hot pants litter this crazy gay/Asian dance club.
40 E. 58th St., Midtown NY Btwn Park & Madison, Tel 212-308-1546

Wonder Bar

An unadorned dive which caters to mostly gay men and some girls.
505 E. 6th St., East Village NY 10009 betw Avenues A & B, Tel 212-777-9105

Works

A meet market for young professionals.
428 Columbus Ave., Upper West Side NY 10024 betw 80 & 81st St, Tel 212-799-4099

XES Lounge

Pronounced 'excess', this new addition to the Chelsea gay scene has stylish decor and a great backyard patio.
157 W. 24th St., Flatiron District NY 10011 betw 6th & 7th Avenues, Tel 212-604-0212
Website: xesnyc.com

XL

Upscale tri-level Chelsea gay bar.
357 W. 16th St., Chelsea NY 10011 betw 8th & 9th Avenues, Tel 646-336-5574
Website: xlnewyork.com

Karaoke Bars (16 listings total)

American Spirits

Fun neighborhood bar with friendly staff.
1744 Second Ave., Yorkville NY betw 91st & 92nd St, Tel 212-289-7510

BINY

Stylish SoHo karaoke bar and Japanese restaurant.
8 Thompson St., Soho NY 10013 betw Canal & Gr& St, Tel 212-334-5490
Fax: 212-334-4675; E-mail: biny@biny.com
Website: biny.com

Cafe Ma

Serves multiflavored brew in shake glasses spiked with enough liquorand enjoy our DJ's and karaoke.
428 Bergen St., Brooklyn NY 11217 Tel 718-638-0645

Club Usagi

A karaoke bar whose clientele is mostly Japanese businessmen. Prices are high.
320 E. 49th St., Turtle Bay NY 10017 Tel 212-935-2002

Five Spot

You can dine in, take out at this bar.
459 Myrtle Ave., Brooklyn NY 11205 Tel 718-852-0202
Website: fivespotsoulfood.com

Ginji Restaurant and Sushi Bar

Downtown Japanese restaurant/karaoke bar with a huge selection of suhsi to choose from and English songs to sing along to.
165 Front St., Financial District NY 10038 Tel 212-425-4441

Henrietta Hudson

Pool, live music in small popular club for gay women.
438 Hudson St., West Village NY 10014 at Morton Street, Tel 212-924-3347
Website: henriettahudson.com

Iggy's New York

A friendly staff serves up cheap beer. Karaoke on every night of the week.
1452 Second Ave., Yorkville NY 10021 betw 75th & 76th St, Tel 212-327-3043
Website: iggysnewyork.com

Lucky Cheng's

A novel restaurant where cross-dressing waiters serve Pacific Rim cuisine.
24 First Ave., East Village NY 10009 Tel 212-473-0516
Fax: 212-473-0481; Website: planetluckychengs.com

Planet Rose

Karaoke Asian style. Belt out a few tunes and sip on a cocktail.
219 Avenue A, East Village NY 1009 betw 13th &14th St, Tel 212-353-9500
Website: planetrose.com

Raccoon Lodge

An upscale neighborhood bar with a great jukebox. Karaoke on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
1439 York Ave., Yorkville NY 10021 betw E. 76th & E. 77th St, Tel 212-660-1775

Sing Sing Karaoke - East Village

9 St. Marks Pl., East Village NY 10003 bet. 2nd & 3rd Aves., Tel 212-387-7800

Sing Sing Karaoke - East Village

Karaoke bar in East Village with private "singing Elvis" room
81 Avenue A, East Village NY 10009 bet. 5th & 6th Sts., Tel 212-674-0700

Suite 16

After more than 3 years on the scene still a favorite of the Page Six crowd.
127 Eighth Ave., Chelsea NY at 16th St., Tel 212-627-1680

Village Karaoke

East Village karaoke venue, large variety of music including international songs
27 Cooper Sq., Noho NY 10003 bet. 5th & 6th Sts., Tel 212-254-0066

Winnie's

An enthusiastic mixed crowd meets here to belt out popular tunes. Be prepared to wait a bit for your turn.
104 Bayard St., Chinatown NY 10013 betw Baxter & Mulberry St, Tel 212-732-2384

Live Music Bars (57 listings total)

5 & 10 No Exaggeration

Features live big band music and great continental food.
77 Greene St., Soho NY 10012 Tel 212-925-7414

Adobe Blues

This SouthWestern restaurant and bar plenty of spicy american and mexican dishes in a warm, laid-back setting along with live blues and jazz
63 Lafayette Ave., @ Fillmore St., Tel 718-720-2583
Website: silive.com

Anyway Cafe

Small Russian-French restaurant & bar. Serving exceptional caviar. Nightly music.
32 E. 2nd St., East Village NY 10003 2nd St, Tel 212-533-3412

Arlene Grocery

Lower East Side bar featuring local bands 7 nights a week. Cheap drinks. Lots of fun.
95 Stanton St., Lower East Side NY 10002 betw Ludlow & Orchard St, Tel 212-358-1633

Bagatelle

This restaurant/bar is home to an eclectic array of music acts and DJ's. Beautiful decor and glossed wood floors. Your basic yuppified St. Marks joint.
12 St. Marks Pl., East Village NY bet. 2nd & 3rd Aves., Tel 212-674-1011

Baggot Inn

Quality original bands and alternative singer/songwriters find a welcome mat at this industry-friendly showcase village club. between Sullivan & Thompson Streets
82 W. 3rd St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 betw Sullivan & Thompson St, Tel 212-477-0622
Fax: 212-473-6658; Website: thebaggotinn.com

Bar BQ

Live Blues music, All day happy hour Saturday and Sunday, great Bourbon selection, excellent BBQ with lots of vinegar
689 Sixth Ave., Flatiron District NY @ 20th St., Tel 718-499-4872
Website: brooklynbarbq.com

Birdland

Once a hangout for Charlie Parker, now both known and amateur groups and performers take the stage.
315 W. 44th St., Clinton NY 10036 Btwn 8th & 9th Ave., Tel 212-581-3080
Fax: 212-956-7130; Website: birdlandjazz.com

Black Betty

Laid-back, cozy lounge and Middle Eastern restaurant. Mixed music scene including jazz, soul, funk and DJs spin on Weds. and Thurs.
366 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn NY 11211 366 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn, Tel 718-599-0243
Website: blackbetty.net

Blu Lounge

The spacious back room lounge is available for private parties. The lounge has a separate sound system to provide the ultimate private party.
11211 North 8th St., Brooklyn NY 11211 Tel 718-782-8005
Website: theblulounge.com

Blue Water Grill

A converted bank offering amazing American cuisine & an excellent raw bar. Outside seating available summertime. Cool jazz music played in the jazz room.
31 Union Sq. W., Union Square NY 10003 at 16th St., Tel 212-675-9500
Website: brguestrestaurants.com

Boat Bar

175 Smith St., Brooklyn NY 11201 Tel 718-254-0607

Boogaloo

Hot sublevel lounge with a basement you can party all night.
168 Marcy Ave., Brooklyn NY 11211 Tel 718-599-8900

Bowery Ballroom

Call for listings. Ticket prices vary.
6 Delancey St., Chinatown NY 10002 Tel 212-533-2111
E-mail: info@mercuryloungenyc.com; Website: boweryballroom.com

Bull & Bear

Perfect for executive lunches/dinners. Continental menu offers great steaks, chicken and seafood dishes.
301 Park Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Waldorf-Astoria, Tel 212-872-4900
Fax: 212486507

C-Note

This is a bar for local music lovers. Known as a good date spot, the music consists of country, jazz/blues & rock. Live music with a cover of $3-5.
157 Avenue C, Alphabet City NY 10009 betw 9th & 10th St, Tel 212-677-8142
Website: thecnote.com

Cafe Ma

Serves multiflavored brew in shake glasses spiked with enough liquorand enjoy our DJ's and karaoke.
428 Bergen St., Brooklyn NY 11217 Tel 718-638-0645

Cafe Wha?

Live music. Showcases funk, salsa and classic rock bands.
115 Macdougal St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 betw Bleecker& W.3rd St, Tel 212-254-3706
Fax: 212-475-4951; Website: cafewha.com

Clem's

Cozy neighborhood bar with a jukebox.
264 Grand St., Brooklyn NY 11211 Tel 718-387-9617

Cleopatra's Needle

Named for the Egyptian obelisk located behind the Met, this laidback jazz venue is very inviting if your in the mood for an all-night jam sessions. The crowd seems to be a regular sort consisting predominantly of locals, intellectuals, and musicians.
2485 Broadway, Upper West Side NY 10025 betw 92nd & 93rd St, Tel 212-769-6969

Continental

Local bands tear this club up with punk, trash, and power pop while the city's grungiest garage bands make your ears hurt, in a good way. If temporary deafness is your cup of tea then this is THE place to hang out.
25 Third Ave., Greenwich Village NY 10003 betw 9th St & St Marks Pl, Tel 212-529-6924
Website: continentalnyc.com

Danny's Skylight Room

Intimate piano bar and cabaret. Food served.
346 W. 46th St., Clinton NY 10036 bet. 8th & 9th Aves., Tel 212-265-8130
Fax: 212-664-7952; Website: dannysgsp.com

Deep NYC

Cut a rug at this multi level 20,000 square foot dance palace full of multi genre music (basically anything with a beat). If you get thirsty then there are 3 bars to chill out at.
16 W. 22nd St., Flatiron District NY 10010 betw 5th & 6th Ave, Tel 212-229-2000
E-mail: info@deepnewyork.com; Website: deepnewyork.com

Detour

There's never a cover charge in this relaxed yet hot jazz spot.
349 E. 13th St., East Village NY 10003 bet. 1st & 2nd Aves., Tel 212-533-6212
Website: jazzatdetour.com

Dharma

A comfortable downtown jazz spot.
174 Orchard St., Lower East Side NY betw Stanton & E.Houston St, Tel 212-780-0313

Don't Tell Mama

A crowded and fun cabaret bar. There is a main stage up front and a piano bar in the back.
343 W. 46th St., Clinton NY 10036 Btwn 8th & 9th Ave, Tel 212-757-0788
Website: donttellmama.com

El Flamingo

An ultra-cool dance bar and club running Latin music nights.
547 W. 21st St., Chelsea NY 10011 betw 10th Ave. & WeSt.ide Hwy., Tel 212-243-2121
Website: thedonkeyshow.com

Fast Folk Cafe

Features acoustic songwriters and musicians.
41 N. Moore St., Tribeca NY 10014 Tel 212-274-1636

Five Spot

You can dine in, take out at this bar.
459 Myrtle Ave., Brooklyn NY 11205 Tel 718-852-0202
Website: fivespotsoulfood.com

Ginger's Bar

Friendly neighborhood lesbian bar.
363 Fifth Ave., Brooklyn NY 11215 Tel 718-788-0924

Jazz Standard

Jazz music club with limited dinner hours. Serving barbecue from Blue Smoke.
116 E. 27th St., Midtown South NY 10016 Lexington Ave., Tel 212-576-2232
Website: jazzstandard.com

Kavehaz

Chelsea bar/restaurant/jazz venue, comfortable with loud acoustics
37 W. 26th St., Flatiron District NY 10010 betw B'way & 6th Ave., Tel 212-343-0612
Website: kavehaz.com

Knitting Factory

This three-tiered bar offers a range of microbrewed beers. You can go there for the live music concerts or just hang out at the bar. Host to some of the best bands. Cover ranges from $5 to $15.
74 Leonard St., Tribeca NY 10013 betw Church St & Broadway, Tel 212-219-3055
Website: knittingfactory.com

Loisaida Hayride at C9

Wet your whistle while enjoying the free Monday night jam and Sunday bluegrass jam.
700 E. 9th St., Alphabet City NY at Ave C, Tel 212-358-0048

Marquee

Performance and entertainment space and bar in Chelsea, chic ultra-lounge, large dance floor, Disco, 80's, Techno and Soul music
289 Tenth Ave., Noho NY 10012 betw 4th & Great Jones St, Tel 646-473-0202
E-mail: info@marqueeny.com; Website: marqueeny.com

Mercury Lounge

Impressive sound system; full live-band schedule nightly. Cash only accepted at box office or buy tickets through Ticketweb at 269-4TIX.
217 East Houston St., Greenwich Village NY 10002 betw Essex & Ludlow St, Box Office 212-260-4700
E-mail: info@mercuryloungenyc.com; Website: mercuryloungenyc.com

Merlot Bar & Grill

American / Continental Restaurant with a great bar. Jazz music nightly.
48 W. 63rd St., Lincoln Center NY 10023 Tel 212-363-7568
Fax: 212-977-4356

Paddy Reilly's Music Bar

Live Irish music entertains a raucous crowd while you drink from their limited selection of drinks (all Guinness). Irish jam sessions every Thursday night.
519 Second Ave., Kips Bay NY 10016 at 29th Street, Tel 212-686-1210

Parkside Lounge

There is never a cover at this hip lounge. There is usually some form of entertainment in the back while up front, two T.Vs run major sports events.
317 East Houston St., Lower East Side NY 10002 at Attorney Street, Tel 212-673-6270

Postcrypt Coffeehouse

A cozy, candlelight, completely acoustic venue for live folk music. Open to all ages. Never a cover charge. Doors open at 8:30 pm. 116th & Broadway on Columbia Campus
116th & Broadway on Columbia Campus, Tel 212-854-1953

Red Blazer Jazz

32 W. 37th St., Fashion District NY 10018 5th/6th Ave, Tel 212-947-8940
Fax: 212-629-5952

Red Lion

Classic rock music bar
151 Bleeker St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 at Thompson St., Tel 212-260-9797
Website: redlion-nyc.com

Rodeo Bar

Tex-Mex specialties complimented by fine tequilas, bourbons and microbrewed beers. Features live blues and rockabilly. Reservations are recommended. Take-out service is available.
375 Third Ave., Kips Bay NY 10016 at 27th St., Tel 212-683-6500
Website: rodeobar.com

Rothko

Live music from new indie acts plus a downstairs lounge with rotating DJ's.
116 Suffolk St., Lower East Side NY corner of Rivington St, Tel 212-475-7088
Website: rothkonyc.com

Satalla

World music performed by excellent live groups, African to Zydeco.
37 W. 26th St., Flatiron District NY 10010 betw Broadway & 6th Avenue, Tel 212-576-1155
Website: satalla.com

Session 73

A good time at this busy Upper Eastside venue.
1359 First Ave., Yorkville NY 10021 at 73rd Street, Tel 212-517-4445
Website: session73.com

Sidewalk Cafe

Video games, downstair pool room and live music are some of the attraction to this unpretentious East Village hangout.
94 Avenue A, East Village NY Tel 212-473-7373

Sin-e

A music club that has an open layout and books solid bands.
150 Attorney St., Lower East Side NY 10002 betw Houston & Stanton St, Tel 212-388-0077
Website: sin-e.com

Smalls

This small and intimate underground jazz bar hosts all night jam sessions that can last till 9am.
183 W. 10th St., West Village NY 10014 at 7th Ave., Tel 212-675-7369
Website: fatcatjazz.com

Smoke

Formerly Augie's Pub. Offers uptowners an intimate nightspot for live jazz.
2751 Broadway, Upper West Side NY 10025 betw 105th & 106th St, Tel 212-864-6662
Website: smokejazz.com

SoHa

Upscale bar. Columbia U area. Live music every Sun and Wed. Definately for the young, artsy graduate type- thinkers and drinkers.
998 Amsterdam Ave., Upper West Side NY 10001 betw 108th & 109th St, Tel 212-678-0098

Strata

NY's hottest DJs spinning the best hip hop, house, & classics on our state-of-the-art sound system, complete with intelligent lighting & special effects.
915 Broadway, Flatiron District NY 10010 at 21st St., Tel 212-505-7400
Fax: 212-505-5529; Website: stratanyc.com

Swing 46 Jazz Club

Restaurant-club with live bands classics jazz performances
349 W. 46th St., Clinton NY 10036 bet. 8th & 9th Aves., Tel 212-262-9554
Website: swing46.com

Village Vanguard

The quintessential jazz bar. Most of the Jazz Greats have played here at one time or another which is why it has achieved legendary status. If you like good jazz, it's a must see. Shows at 21:30 & 23:30 nightly and another at 1:00 on Fr & Sa nights.
178 Seventh Ave., Chelsea NY 10014 at 11th St., Tel 212-255-4037
Website: villagevanguard.com

West End

Mainly a beer joint but now serving summer favorites such as pina coladas.Popular with Columbia University students. Enjoy jazz performances on a sporadic schedule.
2911 Broadway, Morningside Heights NY 10025 betw 113th & 114th St, Tel 212-662-8830

Wetlands Preserve

Dark cavernous club with many live bands on its roster. The club is known for its "hippie" atmosphere because of the Grateful Dead-inspired bands that frequently perform and the politically/environmentally active minded people who hang out there. But it is more diverse than that and worth a visit.
161 Hudson St., Tribeca NY 10013 Laight St., Tel 212-966-4225
Website: wetlands-preserve.org

Zinc Bar

The smallest jazz bar in NYC. Flamenco music on Fr, Brazilian on Sa and Su.
90 West Houston St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 Tel 212-477-8337
Website: zincbar.com

Lounges (226 listings total)

3677 Lounges

Lounges are the latest rage and in theory refer to bars with comfortable sofas, banquettes and armchairs, rather than high stools and a long bar. Many have live music and some pretty good "pub food". Some are known for their unique locations.

12" Bar

179 Essex St., Lower East Side NY betw Houston & Stanton St, Tel 212-505-6027

13

Union Square bar featuring comedy acts and other entertaining features.
35 E. 13th St., Greenwich Village NY at University Pl, Tel 212-979-6677
Website: bar13.com

13 Little Devils

This ?little? Lower Eastsider is a ?dark, funky? walk ?on the trashy side? with bartop poles.
120 Orchard St., Lower East Side NY 10002 Tel 212-420-1355

151

Bar on Eastsider.
151 Rivington St., Lower East Side NY 10002 betw Clinton & Suffolk St, Tel 212-228-4139

17

Hot new Chelsea lounge from the team ?who brought you Suite 16?, offering bottle service, ?awesome? hard-rock DJing and Friday night karaoke.
37 W. 17th St., Flatiron District NY 10011 Tel 212-924-8676

17 Home

Slightly ?off the beaten path?, this Lower Eastsider matches ?simple? beige-on-white decor with an ?interesting? layout featuring a ?big back room? and a basement labyrinth that?s like being ?lost.
17 Stanton St., Lower East Side NY 10002 betw. Bowery & Chrystie St,

1849

183 Bleeker St., Greenwich Village NY betw MacDougal & Sullivan St, Tel 212-505-3200

203 Spring Street (Spring Street Social Club)

Is a fusion of underground nightlife with a stylish lounge decor.
203 Spring St., Soho NY 10012 Sullivan St, Tel 212-334-3855
Website: 203lounge.com

24/7

This Lower Eastsider keeps its ?low-key cool? with hippity-hop DJs doing the honors in brick-walled quarters with low lounge seating.
247 Eldridge St., Lower East Side NY 10002 betw Houston & Stanton St, Tel 212-505-7600
Website: 247media.com

2i's

This lounge and dance clubs hosts a range of events featuring hip-hop, funk and reggae music. Saturday nights are jumpin' with yuppie dancers. $10 cover on Sat.
248 W. 14th St., West Village NY 10014 Tel 212-807-1775

46 Grand

...spiked with a little bit of Lower East Side-type lounge appeal: low lights, local artwork, and a more soulful sound-spread. - CitySearch
46 Grand St., Soho NY Tel 212-219-9311

49 Grove Street

Stylish lounge, dramatic showplace for private parties.
49 Grove St., Greenwich Village NY 10014 Bleecker St., Tel 212-727-1100
Fax: 212-727-1188; E-mail: info@49grove.com
Website: 49grove.com

6's & 8's

Though outwardly ?a little tough?, this Lower Eastsider is just a plain old ?rock bar? with ?nonstop loud? tunes.
205 Chrystie St., Lower East Side NY 10002 Stanton St., Tel 212-477-6688

66

Excellent signature drinks? are dispensed in the über-minimalist lounge of this ?sexy?, ?subdued? TriBeCa restaurant.
241 Church St., Tribeca NY 10013 at Leonard St., Tel 212-925-0202
Website: jean-georges.com

Abbey Bar

536 Driggs Ave., Brooklyn NY 11211 bet N. 7th & 8th St, Tel 718-599-4400

Absolutely 4th

Great location and a nightly ?two-for-one martini? deal, this Village lounge can get ?a little too mobbed? ? and a little too happy since the drinks go down like ?liquid candy?.
228 W. Fourth St., West Village NY 10014 betw 7th Ave. S. & W. 10th St., Tel 212-989-9444
Website: absolutely4th.net

Aer

A sprawling 10,000-square-footer featuring dining, dancing and lounging in its vast, ground-floor space, with a slick, Lucite-and-white lounge
409 W. 13th St., Meatpacking District NY 10014 betw 9th Ave. & Washington St, Tel 212-989-0100
Website: aerlounge.com

Agozar

Pretty crowds? toy with ?Latin drinks? at this ?cool? Cuban bar/restaurant.
324 Bowery, Noho NY 10012 Bleecker St, Tel 212-677-6773
Website: agozarnyc.com

Alibi

One of the more swank locales along MacDougal Street?, this ?fun? bar/lounge dispenses ?gourmet? cocktails.
116 Macdougal St., Greenwich Village NY 10012 betw Bleecker & W. 3rd St, Tel 212-254-9996
Website: alibiny.com

Alligator Lounge

Have a relaxing time with some drinks, pool table ,jukebox and occasional live acts.
600 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn NY 11211 Tel 718-599-4440

Amsterdam Billiard Club

Great bar and billiards club featuring 31 pristine Brunswick tables. Take lessons, join the eight ball league or play ping pong. Great place for both adults and kids.
344 Amsterdam Ave., Upper West Side NY 10024 Betw 76th & 77th Sts, Tel 212-496-8180
Fax: 212-501-0422; Website: AmsterdamBilliards.com

Anatomy Bar

X-rays on the wall are a nod to the vague anatomical theme of this double-decker East Villager, with a zig-zag bar upstairs and a ?funky?, pool table?equipped space below.
511 E. 6th St., East Village NY 10009 betw Ave A & B, Tel 212-995-8889

Angel

Narrow Orchard St candlelit bar. Crowded with singles on the weekends. Weekdays sees a more local crowd. Monday night's are 70's & 80's music.
174 Orchard St., Lower East Side NY 10002 betw Houston & Stanton St, Tel 212-780-0313

Angel's Share

Japanese bar with a limited crowd. Drinks will not be served to anyone without a seat. No smoking and no parties over 4. But once your seated this is cocktail heaven. Uniformed bartenders mix drinks with the precision of chemists.
8 Stuyvesant St., Stuyvesant NY 10003 9th St. at 3rd Ave., Tel 212-777-5415

Anglers & Writers

This lounge attracts aspiring writers.
420 Hudson St., West Village NY 10014 (at St. Lukes Pl.), Tel 212-675-0810

Anotheroom

Hipster lounge offering a good selection of wine and beers. Dusky and cozy. Mixed crowd.
249 West Broadway, Tribeca NY betw Canal & Lispenard St, Tel 212-226-1418

Antique Lounge

212 Berry, Brooklyn NY 11211 Tel 718-218-8787

Apocalypse

You definitely know you?re in the East Village? at this ?arty? bar that?s decidedly ?not a pickup spot?, but rather a ?grungy, gritty, gamey? magnet for creative folk; ?cheap beer?.
189 E. 3rd St., East Village NY 10009 bet. Aves. A & B, Tel 212-228-4811
Website: clubapocalypse.com

Apple Restaurant & Bombar

17 Waverly Pl., Noho NY 10003 Tel 212-473-8888
Fax: 212-982-7751

APT

...one of the few places wehre you can hear new D.J.'s in a small, intimate setting. - New York Magazine Best Of New York
419 W. 13th St., Meatpacking District NY 10014 betw 9th Ave. & Washington St., Tel 212-414-4245

Arleatha's Lounge

303 W. 123rd St., Harlem NY 10027 Tel 212-749-8732

Asiakan

Pan-Asian and Sushi, always extremely fresh, less expensive than other Sushi restaurants but still far from cheap, offers a lounge downstairs
710 Amsterdam Ave., Upper West Side NY betw 94th & 95th St, Tel 212-280-8878

Aubette

Thanks to a cantilevered bar and sliding wall one can enjoy a highly stylized industrial atmoshere or laze back in a lounge-like room.
119 E. 27th St., Midtown South NY 10016 betw Park Ave South & Lexington Ave, Tel 212-686-5500
Website: aubette.com

B1 Drink Club

The atmosphere?s ?elegant yet laid-back? at this ?chill? new Grand Central?area arrival, a long, multilevel affair where ?drinks priced just right.
139 E. 45th St., Midtown NY 10017 betw Lexington & 3rd Ave, Tel 212-370-0080
Website: b1drinkclub.com

B61

A full bar with a well stocked selection of tap beers and spirits, B61 is also a hot spot for local pool players and adventurous jukebox seekers.
187 Columbia St., Brooklyn NY 11231 Tel 718-643-5400
Website: almarestaurant.com

Babel Lounge

Take a trip to Morocco on Avenue C via this new bar/eatery where hookahs, belly dancers and live Middle Eastern music.
131 Avenue C, Alphabet City NY 10009 8th St, Tel 212-505-3468
Website: babellounge.com

Baby Jupiter

A performance space with a bohemian atmosphere. Asian-Cajun cuisine
170 Orchard St., Lower East Side NY Tel 212-982-2229

Baktun

Comfortable yet high-tech lounge divided by a double-sided projection screen. Noted for it's multimedia displays.
418 W. 14th St., Meatpacking District NY 10014 Tel 212-206-1590
Website: baktun.com

Banc Cafe

A Manhattan bar & restaurant lounge.
431 Third Ave., Kips Bay NY 10016 30th St, Tel 212-252-0146
Website: banccafe.com

Bar 89

Mile high ceilings and the coolest bathrooms in NYC are two good reasons to visit this sleek watering hole. Very trendy SoHo crowd.
89 Mercer St., Soho