The Best Truly Local Bars in New York

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? New York has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Barcade – The original arcade bar

Barcade – The original arcade bar

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“Barcade” in New York has the best of the best retro arcade games. They also have a large range of craft beers. A great place to meet other people!

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Bitter End – Live music standby

Bitter End – Live music standby

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“Bitter End” is a nostalgic New York Greenwich venue that’s been going strong for decades with roots in the folk community. I’m always won over by…

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Blue & Gold Tavern – Cheap drinks, pool & a jukebox

Blue & Gold Tavern – Cheap drinks, pool & a jukebox

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“Blue & Gold Tavern” is one of my favorite bars in the East Village. It’s the vibe, cheap drinks, pool table and the juke box that does it for me!

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Caffé Dante – Negronis in the Village

Caffé Dante – Negronis in the Village

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“Caffé Dante” (est. 1915) is the closest we have to European caffes in New York City. I like coming here for aperitivo and pretending I’m in Rome!

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Coney Island Brewery – Boardwalk beer

Coney Island Brewery – Boardwalk beer

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“Coney Island Brewery” is the perfect spot to get a beer with friends in New York, just beside the famous boardwalk!

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