New York Bar Guides

Visiting the Big Apple? These are the bars you need to know about.

The Best Rum & Tiki Bars in New York

From a sugarcane-loaded speakeasy in Midtown to a weekly celebration of Polynesian drinks in Brooklyn’s Red Hook, these are the spots you need to visit for great rum and tiki drinks.

The Best Tequila & Mezcal Bars in New York

Agave spirits are a year-round fixture found in bars and restaurants from the Lower East Side to Hell’s Kitchen. Some are meant to be sipped neat like Scotch while others are infused with chiles and shaken into surprising cocktails.

One for the Road: New York

Pioneering establishments like Milk and Honey and Pegu Club kick-started the cocktail revolution. But New York’s thirst for great drinks is bottomless, and a new generation of fine bars has since opened. Here are a few you should check out now.