V-Bar St. Marks

This Downtown lounge offers a comprehensive wine list, as well as a selection of Italian brews and bar snacks such as lobster and pancetta sliders. Sun-Thurs 8 a.m.-2 a.m., Fri & Sat 10 a.m.-4 a.m.

Vander Bar

Manhattan-themed cocktails include the Midtown Martini and Madison Ave. Mai Tai, while international snacks consist of Asian chicken pitas, lobster mac ‘n’ cheese, beef tacos and French onion soup. Mon-Fri noon-9 p.m.


Happy hour specials run until 10 pm 7 days a week at this swanky cocktail lounge with soaring 17 foot ceilings. Food offerings include Southeast Asian tapas such as fried asparagus, spicy chicken dumplings, and fried ginger chicken wings. Su-M 5 pm-1 am, Tu-W 5 pm-2 am, Th-Sa 5 pm-4 am.

View Lounge

This lounge on the 48th floor of the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel is the only revolving bar in the city; patrons can take in the Manhattan skyline in the course of an hour. Dinner buffet. Sun-Tues, Thurs 5 p.m.-midnight, Wed 4 p.m.-midnight, Fri-Sat 5 p.m.-1:30 a.m. One-drink minimum, $8 cover charge after 8 p.m.

Vig Bar

This tiny bar attracts a young, high-energy crowd to its front room and offers a cushy, candlelit back room for more intimate rendezvous. Daily 5 p.m.-4 a.m.

Village Pourhouse

Known for its 20-something crowds, rowdy sports fans, and classic American bar cuisine, this East Village bar will make you feel welcomed no matter what time you come and what teams you root for. 

Warren 77

This trendy, upscale sports bar backed by former NHL player Sean Avery, keeps fans happy with frosty brews and juicy hamburgers, and pledges its allegiance to New York's Rangers and Yankees. L & D (daily). $$


This Polish community center doubles as a concert venue on show nights, playing host to a range of eclectic performers, from pop to punk and metal. The venue also offers a small but Greenpoint-appropriate Polish food menu, featuring potato and cheese or sauerkraut and mushroom pierogi, hunters stew, a kielbasa sandwich—or a platter with all three. A full bar is available and offers nightly drink specials. Open on concert nights. Cash only.

Whiskey Blue

Waitresses clad in miniskirts serve stiff drinks at this offshoot of Rande Gerber’s successful Whiskey chain. Mon-Tues 4:30 p.m.-2 a.m., Wed-Thurs 4 p.m.-3 a.m., Fri 4 p.m.-4 a.m., Sat 5 p.m.-4 a.m., Sun 5 p.m.-2 a.m.

Whiskey Tavern

A vast selection of whiskeys, beers and finger foods, including wings and burgers, are on hand at this no-frills spot. Daily 11 a.m.-4 a.m.


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