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Best Bars To Watch College Basketball In New York

As March Madness takes hold of New Yorkers, the age-old question persists: where can a die-hard college basketball fan get a drink around here? These are four of the Big Apple’s best watering holes to watch the game.

03/20/2014

Nightlife & Music Summer Time Bars

7 Best Summertime Bars In New York

From sidewalk seating and rooftop bars to backyard “gardens,” you’re only a block or two away from al fresco imbibing throughout most of the city. What you seek in a summertime bar is an outdoor space with quality beverages, chill attitude and with any luck, a killer view.

07/17/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Anti-Football Bars

These bars will introduce you to New York nightlife beyond what team is playing on the big screen.

09/06/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Bars With A ‘College Night’

Being a broke college kid in one of the country’s most expensive cities can put a real damper on your social life. Never fear––these NYC bars cater to college kids’ light pockets with great drink and food specials. You may have a life outside of school yet.

09/04/2012

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Brooklyn’s 4 Best Pool Halls

From dive to divine, here’s what Brooklyn offers up to sharks and socialistas alike.

08/09/2012

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The 6 Best Bars With Drinking Games In New York

If your evening plans involve suds, shots and a ping pong table, skip Dave & Busters and seek out these dens of frivolity.

08/02/2012

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The 5 Best Live Band Karaoke Bars In New York

Ditch the old school karaoke scene and partake in the live-band karaoke experience, where you become the frontman of a real rock band before a crowd of adoring fans.

07/19/2012

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The 5 Best Secret Bars In Brooklyn

Most New York City aficionados pride themselves on knowing the best hangouts, eateries and watering holes. More often than not, however, those “in-the-know” spots tend to be places everyone knows about.

07/12/2012

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The 6 Best Nightlife Spots For The Under-21 Crowd In New York

Here you’ll find six totally legit ways to dance, party and mingle, even if you’re under 21, in the City of Angry Bouncers.

07/05/2012

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6 Best Piano Bars In New York

We scoured these popular haunts and hidden gems for the best pianists in NYC.

06/21/2012

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5 Unique Nights Out In New York

For those who are looking for a little extra, the city that never sleeps holds unending promise. From the skies above the city to it’s hidden corners, you just need to know where to look.

05/31/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Hipster Bars

Put on your foam-mesh trucker’s cap and dust off the monogrammed slim-fitting t-shirt, it’s time get in touch with your inner-hipster. If you’re looking for indie music, oddly named drinks, and a consistently artsy crowd, these are the bars for you.

05/24/2012

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4 Best Bars For Post-Theater Drinks In New York

Here are five bars where you can extend an evening after going to the theater, each with its own, unique flavor.

05/17/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Bars With Bottle Service

Bottle service is not just for the rich and famous anymore — New Yorkers with a little extra cash can afford bottle service at many hotspots in the city. Here are a few of the best bars with bottle service in New York.

05/10/2012

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5 Best Jukebox Bars In New York

These New York City bars have some of the best jukeboxes in the city; just don’t forget your quarters for the tunes.

04/19/2012

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