Daytime haircuts & drinks in the front room morph into a lively back-room cocktail bar at night.
Downstairs bar by Little Branch & PDT alums for classic & new drinks plus small plates.
Cocktail at an open-style bar with passed food.
Beers & bar bites are on the menu at this popular joint in a landmarked, circa-1817 building.
Inventive drinks are poured at this retro-looking, Prohibition-style bar.
Innovative, creative cocktails & classic concoctions mixed up in an industrial-style space.
Audrey Saunders' pioneering cocktail lounge serves classic & creative drinks in a stylish setting.
Atmospheric tavern beneath Chelsea Market with creative cocktails, salvaged decor & DJs.
Gay bar & National Historic Landmark, site of the 1969 riots that launched the gay rights movement.
Blue Ribbon stays open until the wee hours, serving somewhat simple but particularly memorable food to SoHo's stylish set.
Offshoot of a longtime French restaurant with Italian & Provençal fare in stylish but casual digs. Open for lunch, dinner and cocktails.
Creative homemade noodle soups & izakaya-style small plates served in a colorful space with a patio.
A spinoff of the famed brasserie, this bustling take-out spot serves French cafe fare & pastries.
This bakery-cafe headed by pastry chef Dominique Ansel serves up creative & beautiful French treats.
Classic New York-style bagels offered with an array of spreads & smoked fish & an all-day deli menu.
West Village locals have depended on this counter-service pizzeria for quick slices since 1975.
Chicken parm and other Italian-American classics go gourmet at this hip, diner-inspired space.
Compact, all-vegetarian fast-food spot serving up popular burgers in white-tiled surroundings.
Famous comics are often in the lineup at this brick-walled comedy club with several shows nightly.
An Off-Broadway non-profit theater, known for their artistic and truthful shows.
Poetry slams, jazz, comedy & other live performances in a storied, bohemian space.
Hip, well-known bands are booked into this midsize, 3-level concert venue.
Luxe, century-old music hall with standing, balconies & ornate decor. Doubles as a recording studio.
Home of the alternative comedy troupe that launched many well-known TV & film stars' careers.
A casual cafe, a bar with small plates & American fine dining with views from the 101st floor.
Foreign, classic & offbeat indie films are screened along with short subjects at this movie theater.
Iconic waterfront district with historical buildings, open spaces & views of the Brooklyn Bridge.
Museum exclusively featuring 20th-century & contemporary art by American artists, most still living.
Intimate museum chronicling the evolution of human sexuality in ever-changing exhibits.
Popular park 30 feet above street level on an old rail line, with river & city views.
Goods for the surf lifestyle like clothes, boards and hair products plus a hip coffee bar.
Varied vendors sell hip, handmade crafts, jewelry, antiques & vintage clothing in Chelsea Market.
Apple retail store selling iPhones, iPads & more in sleekly designed spaces.
Independent bookshop featuring events for adults & kids, a cozy cafe & self-publishing services.
Landmark shop specializing in new, used & rare books from philosophy to finance, plus bookish gifts.
Contemporary art museum housed in a sleek white building with a gift shop & cafe in the lobby.
Huge sports complex with driving range, ice skating, swimming & bowling, plus drinking & eating.
Mini golf and kayaking along the Hudson River, great for children and families.
Diverse venue, open late, offers live music, pool, Ping-Pong, board games, art exhibits & classes.
Historic Greenwich Village concrete-&-green park known for its stately arch & prime people-watching.
Popular venue for new indie & foreign films, shown on 5 screens, with on-premises cafe.
A foreshoreway for walking or cycling, 32 miles long, around the island of Manhattan.
Hot-yoga studio in Manhattan offering classes and rentals.
Gym known for an hour-long cardio and strength-building workout.
Boxing, group and personalized high-intensity workout classes led by veteran NYC trainers.
High-energy and inspiring cycle classes with best-in-class instructors and heart-pumping soundtracks.