Going out at night in New York is a plan you can’t stop doing while visiting the City that Never Sleeps. That’s why we’ve prepared a list of the best clubs and bars in the Big Apple for you to enjoy the New York night in style.
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Webster Hall is a gigantic disco where you hear the best techno and dance in New York City. Its “Girls & Boys” parties, very famous throughout the Big Apple, are epic in size in this space that can accommodate some 3,000 people at a time. The central room, illuminated by neon lights, is the ideal place to let yourself be carried away by the beats of music. Large groups, singers and DJs such as Justice, Simian Mobile Disco or Vitalic have performed there. In Webster Hall there is not only space for techno music but also for other genres such as punk, new wave, Brit Pop and indie music, just go to one of their parties called “Trash” and enter the lounge “The Studio”.
Located on the 18th floor of The James Hotel in New York’s Soho you’ll find one of the best pubs to go out and party with your friends. Jimmy, is a bar with a lot of class, its decoration is inspired in the 70’s and its specialty are cocktails, which can be enjoyed with one of the best views of the city. In spring and summer, Jimmy Pub usually opens its terrace, a great place to go to relax while listening to different DJ’s, have a few drinks and enjoy your tour of New York. Highly recommended place to go with friends to spend an afternoon or night in the best New York style.
This bar is a legend in New York, where world famous DJ’s such as Tiesto and Art Department have performed, to name a few. The parties in the Big Apple always talk well about Marquée’s parties, considering it one of the coolest places to enjoy New York’s nightlife. Due to its popularity the prices of this place are expensive, but still you will always have to wait in line to get in. Once inside Marquée you will realize that its style is exquisite and always breathes a very good atmosphere, if you have time to visit this bar on your tour of New York do it, you will have a great time.
The Bell House
A former warehouse that in early 2000 became a famous club in New York for its retro parties. If you want to remember great hits of the 90’s and live the atmosphere of that decade then go straight to The Bell House and enter one of their parties “Party Like It’s 1999”. That’s right, if you want to experience that nostalgic atmosphere then you’ll have to take a trip to Brooklyn to enjoy a night in the 90’s style, a style that marked an entire generation. The Bell House is a place to go rocking.
If you like Latin rhythms like salsa, merengue, samba, reggaeton and going out on the dance floor to give it all, then Bembe is your place. Open 7 days a week this Caribbean music club is extremely popular with New Yorkers who love to live the night to the beat of percussion and bass. A cheerful nightclub, with a picturesque décor that makes you think you’re somewhere else in the world except New York City. Thanks to the mix of musical genres, the discotheque has a multicultural atmosphere, perfect for meeting new people. Bembe is located in the hipster Williamsburg neighborhood. It’s not an expensive place, perfect for those who want to go out and enjoy New York night and not spend a lot of money.
New York City has places for everyone, as Bill’s Place, a jazz club in Harlem, shows. The place is unbelievable, the atmosphere is cozy and being a small club makes you close to some of the best jazz musicians in the Big Apple. Every Saturday, the Bill’s Place stage is the meeting point for many Big Apple musicians for jams sessions, a showcase of creativity and talent. The plan for the evening at Bill’s Place is to order a martini and revel in the sounds of Jazz.
Le Bain is a bar located in the beautiful boutique hotel The Standard High Line. Going to Le Bain is not only going to enjoy the night of New York but also to enjoy spectacular views of Manhattan and the Hudson River. This bar is very popular in the Big Apple, there is no day when there are big lines so if you want to celebrate in Le Bain you have to prepare to wait a bit and be able to enter, once inside the place you will realize that it was worth the long line. Once inside Le Bain you will be able to enjoy an incredible and varied musical repertoire that will make you dance all night long. In summer there is a swimming pool in the middle of the dance floor and in order to enter Le Bain you must be well dressed, no sneakers.
This club is very famous worldwide, it is so popular that people from different corners of the world just plan a tour of New York to go to one of the parties organized by “Cielo”. This club is a project of DJ Nicolas Matar, his vision was to bring the parties from Ibiza to New York City. Cielo is practically a paradise for fans of electronic music, since the best DJS on the planet have been presented on its stage. Cielo’s strong point is its sound, which is cared for down to the last detail, creating listening experiences you won’t find in any other electronic music club in the Big Apple. It is located in the Meatpacking District.
PHD is a nightclub to have a quiet drink and enjoy the incredible views of New York City. The style of the bar is retro, this is evident in its eighties style, many people in the city consider it a Rooftop because on the best days of spring and summer from its location you can see the Empire State and even the Statue of Liberty. PHD is extremely popular with Wall Street executives, recurring visitors to this club. This bar is great if you want to meet new people during your trip to New York then.
A New York club for LGBTQ audiences. This is where big parties take place, where eccentricity is the owner of the night and where the dance floor is always full, in Littlefield it is not allowed to stay still, there is no rest during the night, there you go to dance. This club has become a fashionable place in New York City, its “Hey Queen” parties are among the best parties in the city. If dancing is your thing then go straight to Littlefield.