Eating + Drinking

Get Creative With Your Cocktails!

No bartender? No problem.

Photo courtesy of Death & Co./Facebook

When you can’t pull up a stool at the bar, bring the booze to you! Or take a seat at one of NYC’s best haunts for safe outdoor dining and drinking.

DRINK: Dry January Just Got a Little Easier

Try not to be tempted by Soho Diner’s jalapeño-infused pink margaritas, but instead imbibe an Orange Julius restorative cocktail.

Photo courtesy of Soho Diner/Facebook

INDULGE: A Dessert and Cocktail All in One

Hamilton Hall sweetens up its drinks menu with a S’mores Hot Cocoa—Stoli Vanilla, Baileys, and, of course, a flamed marshmallow.

Photo courtesy of Baileys/Facebook

DRINK: Happy Hour at Bonnie Vee

Pick your poison: $5 Narragansetts, wine discounts, or taking a chance on the bartender’s choice.

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DRINK: You’re Invited to the Penthouse

Raise a cup of hot whiskey cider or pumpkin pie hot chocolate inside one of 230 Fifth Rooftop’s cozy igloos.

CHEERS!: Patent Pending’s Hidden Bar

Grab a classic cocktail (inside or out!) at this dreamy speakeasy-within-a-speakeasy, located in the Radio Wave Building.

Photo courtesy of Patent Pending

SIP: A Cocktail or Two at A.R.T. SoHo

Enjoy a much needed day (or night!) out at the Arlo’s casual-chic patio space and year-round rooftop.

Photo courtesy of A.R.T. Arlo SoHo

TRY: Modern Takes on Classic Cocktails

Tonight Death & Co’s signature drinks are yours for the taking. (Try the Sky Ladder, with sherry, coconut liqueur, and a hint of yuzu.)

VISIT: A Farm-to-Bar Cocktail Café on the UES

Secure a spot at Festivál’s Mixology Table for a unique cocktail-and-food pairing.

Photo courtesy of FestivÁl/Facebook

SHOP: Books and Booze To Go

The Bronx’s only bookstore, The Lit.Bar, reopens its doors to readers and wine lovers alike.

SIP: Margaritas and Micheladas

Spend happy hour at Chavela’s, a Brooklyn staple known for its Mexican fare and top-notch tequila list.

Photo courtesy of Chavela’s La Cocina Mexicana/Facebook

TRY: Seasonal Cocktails at the Crown

Hit up the 21st floor of Hotel 50 Bowery for a Daydreamer (gin, soto sake, and habañero bitters) and stunning skyline views.

SIP: Cocktails From 67 Orange Street

Can you take the heat? Try a sip of the Smoky and Spicy, with mezcal, jalapeño-infused tequila, and chile liqueur.

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Photo courtesy of 67 Orange

DO: Crack Open a Lager in the Yard

Threes Brewing welcomes pilsner, IPA, and pale ale drinkers back to its new outdoor bar space in Gowanus.

DRINK: And Donate With Dante

In addition to offering its classic single-serve tipples for pickup, the legendary NYC bar is also providing meals to hospital workers daily (and you can help).

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Photo courtesy of Dante/Facebook

For more fun at-home ideas, our planners are here to help!