9 New York Restaurants and Bars to Hang Out

It is a great idea to hang out with your friends and family over a friendly conversation with tasty food in some New York restaurants. The challenge is where to find them. This article will help you locate some of the best restaurants in New York City. It will also show you some of the top bars to hang out in New York.

From food to watching a game to entertainment, New York has it all. Some of the best 9 restaurants are described below.

9 Best Places to Hang Out Anytime

1. Treadwell Park

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This beer hall with a special menu offers American food and drinks. It is the best place to eat and watch Big Game as well as enjoy fun stuff together. You can drop by here for beer, cocktails, soda, and snacks before or after the game begins.

Their selection of over 20 beers on tap includes local, domestic, and imported beers. You can enjoy all these ice-cold beverages with some snacks or full meals that are served in the bar. Some of its most popular dishes include hot wings, mac’n cheese balls, fried green beans, etc.

Location

301 South End Avenue,

New York, NY 10280

212-945-0528

2. Pig Beach BBQ

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With special menus to take out or dine-in, this is the place you have been looking for.

The menu is full of mouthwatering BBQ dishes including grass-fed beef burgers, ribs, sandwiches, etc. They also offer a wide range of beers and wines.

With over 50 QLED TVs, Pig Beach BBQ offers an ultimate game day experience with friends and family.

Location

35 – 37 36th Street,

Queens, New York 11106

(718) 362-6111

3. Macchina at The Bedford

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Located in Williamsburg, this chic restaurant is an ideal place to hang out as it offers Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. It is popular for the perfect mix of gastropub, delicious food, and a great atmosphere to enjoy with friends and family.

Their selection of house cocktails is full of flavors. We recommend you try “The Spark” made with vodka, strawberry, grapefruit, and soda to beat the winter. The large projector at Macchina is a great deal for those who love a game or two.

It also offers an appealing menu of small plates, pizzas, pasta, and salads. You can’t miss their exciting drink special for Big Game.

Location

110 Bedford Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11249

4. The Greens at Pier 17

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Dining Cabin | Image Source – The Greens at Pier 17

With cozy cabins that are pandemic friendly, The Green is a great place to hang out with family and friends. You can be seated in the comfort of your cabin with unlimited barbecue served by way of the self-service buffet.

Only if you are interested, you can also get their BBQ catering services for Big Game. They offer pork ribs, chicken with bread, cornbread, etc. We highly recommend their cornbread and BBQ sauces. In addition to the delicious food, they have a wide range of wines and beers with excellent service.

Their large projector with HD quality is an added advantage for watching in style. You can also enjoy their lunch special that includes a glass of wine or beer at reasonable prices.

Location

89 South St New York,

NY 10038.

5. Hill Country NYC

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Hill Country Dining | Image Source – Hill Country Images

Located in the Flatiron district, it has a rustic ambiance with low lighting for game viewing pleasure. Their menu is full of barbecue items including mixed wings, ribs, sandwiches, etc. We recommend you try their daily special called “Smoke a little Smoke” made with Whiskey and BBQ.

If you are a whiskey lover, make sure to check out their selection of Whiskeys from all over the world.

With the big screen in front of your table, you can enjoy anything in style at Hill Country NYC.

Location

30 W 26th St,

New York, NY 10010

6. Monarch Rooftop Lounge

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Monarch Rooftop Lounge | Image Source – Monarch Rooftop Images

With 5 large TVs, Monarch Rooftop Lounge offers an excellent rooftop view. It is a great place to enjoy games with friends and family.

Their seating arrangement is very comfortable offering lounge chairs along with bistro tables for seating. You can also enjoy some sun during the daytime.

As far as the food is concerned, they offer a large selection of dishes including salads, burgers, sandwiches, etc. The prices are reasonable and the service is excellent.

Their drink menu features signature cocktails along with wines and beers. They also have a full bar available to make your experience even better.

Location

71 W 35th Street, New York,

NY 10001

7. Estuary at ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina

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Siren Lounge | Image Source – Estuary at ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina

The extra-large TV screen will make you feel like you are in the stadium. Located at Brooklyn Marina, this bistro offers great American Cuisine with large portions.

Their Oysters are highly recommended for seafood lovers. You can also try their Lobster Roll or Lobster Mac & Cheese. If you’re not a fan of seafood, do not worry, they have other items on the menu including burgers, salads, etc.

The estuary is a great hang-out place with staff who will offer happy hour pricing throughout your stay and their drink specials will ensure you have the greatest time ever.

Location

159 Bridge Park Dr

Brooklyn

11201

8. Kochi

Kochi Restaurant | Image Source – Kochi NYC

Achieve your dreams by trying a prix-fixe meal from one of the most highly anticipated restaurants in New York – Kochi. The nine course tasting menu styled after Korean royal court cuisine (that just sounds like the most dreamy food) is accompanied by more classes you can add on a la carte. Or order everything, we won’t judge!

Location

652 10th Ave,

New York, NY 10036,

United States

9. Rezdora

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Chef Stefano Secchi is the founder of Rezdôra, a restaurant that offers high-quality pasta dishes that seem to have been taken straight out of Italy’s finest kitchens! Every dish you try here seems to elevate your expectations with every bite. The interesting part about this restaurant is that it’s available for both lunch and dinner attire – meaning you can wear a suit or come in dressed casually if you so please. That being said, we recommend going ahead and dressing up because everyone deserves to feel fancy at least once in their life!

Location

27 E 20th St,

New York, NY 10003,

United States

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