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Gramercy Park Hotel's famous Rose Bar (credit:

The 5 Best Top Shelf Bars In New York

When suggesting top spots for delicious drinks, lists that dare to brand any particular bar as “the best” are always going to come into question, if not spawn serious debate. Here’s our shortlist for the best top shelf bars in NYC.

CBS New York–11/10/2011


High-End Manhattan Bars Institute Mandatory Tipping

Next time you raise a glass at a Manhattan bar you may be getting more than you expected — and not in a good way. How about mandatory gratuities for drinks at champagne rates!