For your next upcoming trip to New York, you might want to visit some cute and friendly bars/restaurants with amazing views of the city.
I recommend 7 bars/restaurants for you to try during the winter season in New York!!!
Winter tips to drink, eat and enjoy amazing views in New York
├ The Center Bar – 10 Columbus Circle
├ The Celsius – Bryant Park
├ The Gaonnuri
├ The Haven Rooftop
├ The Hudson Ski Lodge
├ The Press Lounge
├ The Garden
├ Winter bars/restaurants Map
The Center Bar – Columbus Circle
Center Bar – 10 Columbus Circle New York, NY 10019
Monday to Saturday: 4 pm – 1 am
Sunday: 4 pm – 11 pm
Service stops everyday at 11 pm
Technically, it’s not considered a real rooftop since they are no outdoor space but this bar is located inside the Time Warner Center and is offering a magnificent view on Central Park treetops.
How much can you ask? 🙂
You’ll be seating only on the 4th floor but you can sip on wine and/or cocktails along with tapas while enjoying a nice view comfortably seating inside safe from the cold.
Visit the Center Bar’s website: www.centerbarnyc.com
The Celsius – Bryant Park
Celsius Bar – 6th Ave & 42nd St, New York, NY 10018
Open from November 1st 2013 to March 2nd 2014
Sunday to Thursday: 12 pm – 10 pm
Friday to Saturday: 12 pm – midnight
It’s been 2 years since this seasonal winter bar opened in Bryant Park.
You might as well enjoy the ice skating rink located right next to it and have a drink or eat on the 2nd floor with a view on the ice rink.
This place sells appetizers priced between $8 and $13, sandwiches and burgers for $15, salads are from $12 to $19 and $17 to $26 for a winter specials.
Cocktails are priced around $10.
Find more info on their official website: www.celciusnyc.com
Gaonnuri – 1250 Broadway, Penthouse, 39th fl. New York, NY 10001
Lunch: Monday to Sunday: 12 pm – 2: 20 pm
Afternoon: Monday to Sunday: 2: 20 – 5 pm
Dinner: Monday to Sunday: 5 pm to midnight
Bar & Lounge Happy Hour: Monday to Thursday 5 pm – 7:20 pm
Located on the 39th floor, this Korean restaurant offers amazing views on New York’s skyscrapers, especially the Empire State Building. You will get to taste a creative and high end Korean cuisine.
Expectedly, prices run high, so it might not the ideal place for small budget unless you’re ordering a tea or coffee 🙂
Official website: www.gaonnurinyc.com
The Haven Rooftop
Haven Rooftop at Sanctuary Hotel New York – 132 West 47th Street, New York, NY 10036
Monday to Wednesday: 4 pm – Midnight
Thursday to Sunday: 4 pm – Late
The Haven changes to a chalet for the winter. Skis and Christmas tree are part the décor of this winter resort ambiance.
In addition, the restaurant offers French inspired menu to take you for the evening in the French Alps!!!
Official website: www.havenrooftop.com
The Hudson Ski Lodge
Hudson Hotel Bar – 356 West 58th Street, New York, NY 10019
Opening Hours: N/A
The Hudson Hotel transforms its rooftop into a small chalet and offers menu that includes: cheese fondue, grilled cheese and different types of hot chocolates 🙂
A winter wonderland in the heart of New York.
Look for more details on their official website: https://www.morganshotelgroup.com/hudson/hudson-new-york#/explore/?id=/hudson-lodge
The Press Lounge
The Press Lounge – 653 11th avenue, New York, NY 10036
Sunday to Tuesday: 5 pm – 1 am
Wednesday to Saturday: 5 pm – 2 am
Designed with a sheltered terrace, this bar will let you enjoy a fantastic view even in winter.
The Press Lounge is a classy bar where a proper attire is required. Regarding pricing, a cocktail menu is available at prices around $16 and dinner around $20.
Find pictures and info on their official website: www.thepresslounge.com
The Waverly Inn and Garden – 16 Bank Street New York, NY 10014
Monday to Thursday: 6 pm to 11 pm
Friday: 6 pm – midnight
Saturday: 11 am – 3 pm and 6 pm – midnight
Sunday: 11 am – 3 pm and 6 pm – 11 pm
This small restaurant offers a small heated winter garden and becomes a very welcoming and cozy place.
It’s also nice to come for a Saturday or Sunday brunch.
Very little information available on their official website: www.waverlynyc.com
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Needless to say, if you have some great bar/restaurant tips for the winter season, you are more than welcome to share them 😉