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NYC’s 4 Best Bars For Business Drinks

If you are looking for a casual place to break the ice for a business meeting or networking session, you’ll want to pick a bar that isn’t too dark, noisy, or crowded. Here are some New York City watering holes that fit the bill for schmoozing.

CBS New York–10/24/2014

Blind Date

NYC’s 4 Best Bars For A Blind Date

Mama told you not to talk to strangers, but in this era of online dating, more and more people are willing to risk some awkwardness for a chance at a love connection. Here are some of the best spots in NYC to weed the frogs from the princes (and princesses).

CBS New York–09/26/2014

Fans of the New York Jets react in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

7 Best Bars To Watch NFL Football In NYC

Not everyone can make every game, so if you find yourself in need of a massive TV and lively atmosphere to pump you up, head to one of these New York City sports bars to catch all the action.

CBS New York–09/03/2014

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9 Cocktails To Celebrate National Tequila Day In NYC

As if you needed an excuse for a mid-week cocktail, Thursday, June 24 is National Tequila Day. Here’s a look at nine of our favorite tequila-based cocktails in New York City. From margaritas to sweet to spicy, each drink is worth celebrating.

CBS New York–07/24/2014

The New York Rangers pose with Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and the Prince of Wales Trophy after defeating the Montreal Canadiens in Game Six to win the Eastern Conference Final in the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 29, 2014 in New York City. The New York Rangers defeated the Montreal Canadiens 1 to 0.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

7 Best Bars To Watch The Rangers In The Stanley Cup Finals

Whether you’re rooting for the Rangers or the Kings — or if you’re just looking for a good sports bar atmosphere, we have your picks for the best bars to catch the NHL action.

CBS New York–06/07/2014

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NYC’s 4 Best Bars For Hurricanes

As “Frankenstorm” makes its way to the Tri-State, here are New York City’s best spots to indulge in the fun kind of hurricanes.

CBS New York–03/03/2014

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NYC’s 8 Best Bourbon Cocktails

Bourbon is a distinctly American spirit, born in Kentucky and responsible for bringing us classic cocktails like the Mint Julep and the Manhattan. In honor of National Bourbon Day on Friday, we’ve rounded up the city’s based cocktails made from the spirit.

CBS New York–01/24/2014

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NYC’s 8 Best Rainy Day Bars & Drinking Spots

Don’t let wet weather put a dent in your happy hour plans. From grown-up bowling alleys to movie theater bars, we have the skinny on where to hang when it rains.

CBS New York–01/16/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Cups Of Spiked Hot Tea

Fancy a hot cuppa tea to warm your insides on this freezing cold evening? We know we could use a little more than hot chocolate to keep us warm. These are the best spots for grown-up tea parties.

CBS New York–12/23/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Boozy Desserts & Frozen Cocktails

In the summertime, the combination of liquor and dessert seems to go over well with a crowd. You can have your dessert and get more than just a sugar buzz with these booze-soaked desserts.

CBS New York–06/19/2013

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NYC’s 9 Best Margaritas

As if you needed an excuse to indulge in the ever-popular drink. This weekend is Cinco de Mayo, and we know just where to celebrate with that perfect blend of sweet, citrus, and tequila.

CBS New York–05/01/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Spots For Pizza And Drinks

Pizza is serious business in NYC. Whether you worship the crust, the sauce, or the toppings, one thing’s for sure–you’ll want a refreshing quaff to wash it all down.

CBS New York–02/22/2013

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NYC’s Top 5 Historic Bars

In honor of Presidents Day, try a drinking experience that harkens back to the days of yore? Head to these historical NYC bars, where you might just find the ghosts of Old New York on the bar stool next to you.

CBS New York–02/11/2013

Members of the Chinese American community, tourists and other New Yorkers celebrate the the first day of the Lunar New Year, the Year of the Snake Chinatown (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC’s 5 Best Chinese New Year Cocktail Spots

What better way to celebrate than with a cocktail? Here are our five favorite venues for China-inspired traditional food — and not-so-traditional cocktails.

CBS New York–02/10/2013

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NYC’s Top 5 New Orleans-Inspired Cocktails

There’s no better excuse for a fruity cocktail on a Tuesday — it’s Mardi Gras. You may not be in the Big Easy for Fat Tuesday, but you can bring Bourbon Street to the Big Apple with these celebratory concoctions. Get your NOLA fix without leaving New York City –t hese are our picks for the city’s best New Orleans-inspired cocktails.

CBS New York–01/30/2013

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