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Top bar recommendations from locals

Gastropub
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“This Michelin-starred gastro pub is one of the best in the city, and is known for many amazing dishes. Burger-wise, the Chargrilled Burger with Roquefort is epically good - the ultra-thick beef patty is topped with the stinkiest, most delicious Roquefort cheese and comes with a mountain of shoestring fries. ”
  • 179 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“Famous speakeasy for great cocktails, good selection of dinner options in addition to bar food ”
  • 133 locals recommend
Jazz Club
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“underground local jazz spot with games, shuffleboard, pingpong tables, billards.”
  • 123 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Arguably the best rooftop in Manhattan, it has incredible views of the river because it's so high up!”
  • 138 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Delicious and incredibly cute French bistro with small dishes and great wine list! Come early to put your name on the list while you go get a drink because they don't take reservations and it fills in fast.”
  • 120 locals recommend
Jazz Club
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“iconic jazz bar for the best jazz in the world. great intimate atmosphere and venue.”
  • 76 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“Underground den of mixology featuring a vast menu of handcrafted cocktails in a snug space.”
  • 117 locals recommend
Jazz Club
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“My favorite jazz club in the city. Real players come through this tiny venue. ”
  • 76 locals recommend
Cheese Shop
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“Come to be educated about cheese. Get the Mac or order a breakfast sandwich. So good. ”
  • 121 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Our favorite place for a fun (and cheap!) weeknight dinner is Corner Bistro - the burger is a favorite of ours. TV's to watch sports, and a cozy vibe for great conversation!”
  • 117 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Founded in 2012 by Carlos Suarez, the owner of some of NYC's best restaurants, Rosemary's Pizza is an airy trattoria with a rooftop farm for seasonal Italian dishes, house-made pastas & notable wines”
  • 85 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Fun spot to crush a couple drinks at night! Really fun if you're single too, Michael and I met here!”
  • 92 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“The food is great, the decor is spectacular. It has stadium seating and the staff is lovely. It's great for dinner or drinks. The bar is a bit more quiet than the resaturant section.”
  • 61 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“I only went here once, but some say they have the best burger in the city ($30+ for the burger). I figure I should put it on the list if love burgers.”
  • 91 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Regional American fare (including oysters and much-hyped fried chicken) in a lively, modern space.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Meatballs are the specialty of this bargain-priced eatery offering ice-cream sandwiches for dessert.”
  • 80 locals recommend