A less-than-two-hour drive gets you to Kingston, NY and the aptly named Fire House Inn, a one-couple B&B located on the first floor of a renovated old firehouse.
The Late Late Bar & Spirit Grocer is a new Irish-inspired drinkery on the Lower East Side with plenty of whiskey, craft beer and Guinness-inspired cocktails.
A brand-new dumpling house started by Hannah and Marian Cheng to both honor their mother and finally get her dumpling and sauce recipes.
The Cookout, a new food truck from the team behind Lodge and Urban Rustic will spend the summer parked at the famed Rockaway Beach Surf Club, a beachside restaurant slash bar slash venue.
The long-awaited offshoot of the original Barcade in Williamsburg finally opens in Chelsea as a haven for button-mashers and beer chuggers throughout the city.
Vintage-style portable speakers that will look right at home on your beach blanket.
Don’t have a ticket to Brazil? Lucky for you, New York City bars and restaurants will be filled with fellow fans with World Cup spirit from June 12 to July 13. Whether you’re rooting for Italy, Argentina or the U.S. (or any of the other countries playing for the win) there’s a spot for you to cheer, drink and celebrate.
Whether you like them shaken or stirred, martinis have stood the test of time as a classic cocktail. Check out these New York City martini bars for the best versions of the cocktail in the big apple.
After a seemingly endless winter, summer is finally here, bringing with it blue skies, temperatures in the triple digits, flip-flops, and lots of music, performing arts, and literary festivals. Our picks for the ten best festivals of the summer follow.
Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the stars and stripes on June 14, 1777. Celebrate this holiday by spending some time at one of New York City’s most patriotic sites. Herewith, the five places in New York that we find most moving and most stirring.
Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club, a new addition to Gowanus’ nightlife scene, merges hipster culture with hip replacement culture, with 10 regulation shuffleboard size courts, indoor food trucks, tropical cocktails and craft beer.
From its location on the Lower East Side, the newly opened flagship of Ivan Orkin’s ramen empire is a colorful joint where ramen enthusiasts can treat themselves to traditional and non-traditional versions of their favorite mix of broth and noodles.
A craft beer bar and bourbon den hides behind a coffee shop in the East Village, creating a laid-back hangout where you can enjoy croissants from Balthazar, free WiFi and local brews from across New York State.
An ode to the Italian and Chinese joints on the LES, this new Asian-influenced cocktail den is tucked below a set of hidden stairs at the back of the Italian restaurant on the upper level.
Gear up for an epic summer with these must-have essentials, brought to you by CBS Local’s Eat. See. Play.