What Makes the Best Rooftop Bars NYC?

Nothing quite compares to New York City. Both locals and tourists alike flock to it’s many gorgeous rooftop bars and lounges to experience the city in a way that no other venue can offer. Breathtaking views of rich history and dynamic culture are evident all around. The finest architects, event specialists, chefs and mixologists from around the globe have found a metropolitan gleaming with excitement. If you are visiting New York City for the first time you will be lured by the Empire State Building, World Trade Center and Rockefeller Center. While these offer views unparalleled, to truly experience the city one must divulge in it’s scene. Pairing both nightlife and a spectacular view make for an evening that will not be forgotten.

If you don’t mind waiting in line the Press Lounge atop Ink 48 is a perfect spot year round. It’s interior bar itself is a marvel but the 240 degree views from the epicenter of Hell’s Kitchen (Midtown West) is pure eye candy. Gaze upon the Hudson River, look further to watch New Jersey transform into a sleepy town. Behind you the glow of Times Square creates a light show and looking downward South on a clear day the new World Trade Center building is visible. This is the tip of the iceberg of our list of

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If you are looking for something during the day, the brunch at 230 Fifth is to die for. This sprawling venue features a luxurious indoor area that leads up to one of the largest rooftop decks in the city. With multiple bars, tables, booths and standing room no matter what time of the day you visit, you can expect an event. If it’s cold don’t worry because they will provide you with complimentary robes for you and your guests.

For those looking for something more upscale or chic, Bar 54 atop the Hyatt Times Square won’t disappoint. Although quite pricey, this view is extraordinaire. The venue is beautiful, the menu is delicious and the crowd is posh.

New York City has something for everyone. That’s what makes it so great. No matter what your mood you can be sure there are

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perfect for the occasion.


Best Rooftop Bars NYC