12 Super-Secret Hotspots in NYC
Perfect for impressing a special date or wowing your out-of-town friends.
Death & Co., 433 E. 6th St. bet. First Ave. & Avenue A, 212-388-0882
When you see the storefront with boards covering the windows, look down and you’ll know you’re in the right place. Getting in can be a competitive sport. Give your phone number to the bouncer and he’ll text you when it’s time to enter. Suede banquettes, black granite tables, crystal chandeliers.
Ask for the, “Sierra Madre” – a delectable cocktail with coconut green tea infused mescal, pear brandy and vanilla syrup.
B-Flat, 277 Church St. nr. White St., 212-219-2940
Go through the tall black door and down the stairs to this intimate subterranean spot, a la Tokyo’s secret bars. Underground and low-key. Romantic and chill, meet-up with the person you met on Tinder and try a, “Moment’s Notice” – sake, peach liqueur and plum wine garnished w / yamamomo. Monday and Wednesday are jazz nights.