Simply describe your desired taste or ingredients to one of these nationally-and-globally renowned cocktail slingers and they'll whip up a personalized concoction for you. This dimly-lit, speakeasy-style lounge has been toted as one of the best cocktail bars in the nation since its birth during the Long Island City revival last decade.
On this tour, given by the giant tour company, Viator, guests meet their tour guide in Tompkins Square Park for a two-and-a-half-hour cocktail walking tour in the East Village. You will taste three craft cocktails, discover locally produced spirits, learn how Prohibition-era speakeasies shaped New York City and more.
A staff of knowledgeable "crawl hosts" leads the way as mingling party tour groups venue-hop top NYC night spots—including The DL, Vig Bar and The Late Late—over the course of a three-hour expedition that includes four total stops throughout the night. Drink specials vary by venue and admission fees are included in the tour price.
A tarot-card reader holds court at the entrance to this secret bar known for serving food and fancy cocktails, such as the Billionaire (bourbon, grenadine, absinthe bitters) and Lazy Lover (cachaça, jalapeño-infused green Chartreuse, Benedictine, agave nectar), into the wee small hours. Nightly 6 p.m.-4 a.m.