The 10 Best Rooftop Bars in NYC
The best rooftops, whether you’re looking to relax or party, or something in between.
PhD at Dream Downtown
355 West 16th Street, between 8th and 9th Ave (in Meatpacking) website
This nightclub hotspot offers a great view of downtown Manhattan and tasty cocktails to sip on all night long. This venue has drawn in a pretty impressive celebrity clientele and gets absolutely packed around midnight. There’s a large enclosed nightclub space in the middle, with open rooftop lounge surrounding it.
This is the place to go if you want to drink and dance all night. They also have a very chic ski lodge-style club in the basement called the Electric Room, if you want a 2am change of scenery. You’ll need these tips to get in, though.