NYC’s 3 Best Bars For Fashion Week Cocktails

September 7, 2011 1:26 PM

Fashion goers enjoy cocktails during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for IMG)

New York Fashion Week has descended its glittery spritz upon us, and beyond being the most glamorous semi-annual event for the stylish set, it’s also a prime networking opportunity. Make the most of the fabulous frenzy and head to these bars serving catwalk-inspired cocktails. By Selena Ricks-Good.
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Hudson Hotel

365 W. 58th St.
New York, NY
(212) 554-6000

Hudson Hotel and other properties within the Morgans Hotel Group (Mondrian Soho, the Royalton and Morgans Hotel) are featuring a selection of $10 signature cocktails for Fashion Week. Luxurious and low-calorie libations include the Pencil Skirt (Grey Goose Vodka, cucumber, lemon juice and a splash of soda) and the Little Black Dress (Milagro Silver Tequila, grapefruit juice, lime juice, agave nectar and a splash of Sprite).

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Empire Hotel

44 W. 63rd St.
New York, NY
(212) 265-7400

Celebrating Fashion Week’s return to Lincoln Center, the Empire Hotel is featuring a specialty cocktail menu for the month of September, with all drinks priced at $15 each. Sip in style with the Lincoln Center Luster (Remy Martin Cognac, sugar, lemon juice and Champagne) or go for a liquid diet with Don’t Feed The Models (Crop Organic Cucumber Vodka, cucumber juice, lime juice, simple syrup and mint). Empire Hotel has even partnered with Moises de la Renta (son of Oscar de la Renta) to custom design a signature dress for the hotel’s “Fashion Week Ambassadors.”

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The London Bar at The London NYC

151 W. 54th St.
New York, NY
(212) 468-8889

Gordon Ramsay’s The London Bar at The London NYC is celebrating fashion week all month long with a special cocktail, The London Red Carpet (vodka, raspberries, blood orange puree, lime juice and agave nectar). The drink is garnished with a spicy kick of Thai chili pepper-infused extra virgin olive oil. On Thursday night for Fashion Night Out, guests who present shopping receipts totaling $250 or more score free appetizers.

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Selena Ricks-Good writes about drinks and produces events as The Dizzy Fizz.

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