Nightlife

Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Flatiron Lounge

Head through a dramatic archway and into a dark, swinging, art deco–inspired fantasy of lipstick-red booths, racy jazz tunes and sassy grown-ups downing seasonal drinks. Cocktails run $15 a pop, but happy-hour cockt…
Beer Hall in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Birreria

The crown jewel of Italian food emporium Eataly is this rooftop beer garden tucked betwixt the Flatiron’s corporate towers. An encyclopedic beer menu offers drinkers some of the best suds on the planet. If you’re hu…
Cocktail Bar in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Raines Law Room

A sea of velvet drapes and overstuffed leather lounge chairs, the perfect amount of exposed brick, expertly crafted cocktails using meticulously aged spirits – these folks are as serious as a mortgage payment when i…
Gay in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Boxers NYC

The beers and potential new buds are plentiful at this gay sports bar in the heart of the Flatiron District. There’s football on TV, buffalo wings at the bar, and topless wait staff keeping the pool cues polished. A…
Cocktail Bar in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Flatiron Room

Vintage wallpaper, a glittering chandelier and hand-painted coffered ceilings make for a suitably elegant scene at this grown-up drinking den, its artfully lit cabinets graced with rare whiskeys. Fine cocktails pair…
Cafe in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Irving Farm Roasters

From keyboard-tapping scribes to gossiping friends and academics, this bustling cafe is never short of a crowd. Hand-picked beans are lovingly roasted on a farm in the Hudson Valley (about 90 miles from NYC), and se…
Cafe in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Toby’s Estate

Sydney-born, Williamsburg-roasting Toby’s Estate is part of Manhattan’s evolving artisanal-coffee culture. Loaded with a custom-made Strada espresso machine, it's tucked away in the Club Monaco store. Join coffee ge…
Bar in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Old Town Bar & Restaurant

It still looks like 1892 in here, with the mahogany bar, original tile floors and tin ceilings – the Old Town is an old-world drinking-man’s classic (and -woman’s: Madonna lit up at the bar here – when lighting up i…
Bar in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Lillie's Victorian Establishment

This is one of those places where the name says it all. Step in and be taken to the era of petticoats and watch fobs with high, stamped-tin ceilings, red-velvet love seats and walls covered in vintage photographs in…
Bar in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

Beauty Bar

A kitschy favorite since the mid-'90s, this homage to old-fashioned beauty parlors pulls in a cool local crowd with its retro soundtrack, nostalgic vibe and $10 manicures (with a free Blue Rinse margarita thrown in)…