Best Bars in New York

Best Bars in New York
NyNyDotCom Staff July 22, 2017

Next time you are in New York and want to hit the bars, make sure to check out these best bars of 'The Big Apple'.

New York is a nightlife capital. It is a 'city that never sleeps' and is home to some of the best bars in the country. Whether it is East Village or Williamsburg neighborhood, the city is bustling with people of all ages gathering at bars. Whether you're looking for craft beers or some seriously delicious cocktails, a beer, shot or glass of fancy wine, the city has it all.

Let's look at some of the best bars in New York that will compel you to stick around for another round or till the last call.

Death & Company

The neatly attired bartenders are there to serve you the best drinks possible at this Gothic bar. They have pioneered themselves in the current craze for craft cocktails that sets them apart from their competitors. The ambiance in the bar is stylish and dark with wooden doors, black walls and cushy booths that combined with chandeliers add to the gothic ambiance. The bar is known to reinvent itself with new drinks on the menu each season. If you'e looking for a bar that has new drinks on their menu each time you walk in, then this is the place for you.


This bar is interesting as the entrance is hidden behind an old phone booth inside Crif Dogs. Once you pick up the receiver, a hostess opens the back wall of the booth to let you in, making it a very intriguing experience. The bar is home to some very interesting drinks such as kafir-lime, cordial and the pungent curry powder. The staff is super friendly and is willing to talk you through any drink on the menu or suggest something new that you may want to try. It's their service and dedication that makes this place worthwhile.

Maison Premiere

This has got to be one of the most exquisite and lavish bars in New York City. At Maison Premier it's not all about the drinks, as they have an oyster bar and martini service that will blow your mind away. The bar is known for changing the bar scene in Brooklyn. They are trying to make the bar scene more elegant and sophisticated by having bartenders who are as thoughtful and dapper as their drinks are. If you are looking for a unique experience in Brooklyn then this is the place to be at.


Sometimes keeping things simple is the best thing you can do. Attaboy has kept its ambience as simple as possible. When you visit this bar, you'll have all the boxes ticked off, whether it's good music, pleasant atmosphere, drink selection or service. Even if all else fails this bar will meet all your expectations and you are guaranteed to have a good time with your friends and colleagues.

Pouring Ribbons

What makes Pouring Ribbons special? If you are looking for a great cocktail selection, a good time drinking with friends or looking for a nice place to bring a date then this bar is the perfect place to go to. Located above a liquor store ensures that they will never run of out of liquor and the unusual location helps create an aura of curiosity amongst people and is sure to attract people. The dark mood lighting and quiet background music adds to the bar's charm, also making it seem like a 5-star restaurant. If you are looking for a classy yet fun experience then do visit this bar.

Next time you are in New York and want to hit the bars, make sure to check out these best bars of 'The Big Apple'.

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