Unwind at These Top-Notch Cocktail Bars on the Upper West Side

After a long holiday season, there’s nothing like a great Manhattan or Cosmopolitan to take the edge off and unwind as we get ready to tackle 2019. Here on the Upper West Side, that’s made easy due to the many amazing bars in the area.

Many of these top-notch bars are housed in cool, inviting digs and have great menus for cocktails that only the seasoned bartender could create! If that sounds good to you, then stop by some of these bars near your Sagamore apartment.

Prohibition, located at 503 Columbus Ave, New York which is a nine minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a a lively lounge with Jazz Age-themed decor, a long cocktail list and free nightly music performances.

Since their inception in 1996, Prohibition NYC has been a staple on the Upper West Side, offering something for everyone in a cool, classy setting with a retro prohibition vibe. In the last 20 years, they’ve had hundreds of musicians grace their stage playing everything from rock to pop, reggae to hip hop, jazz to soul – and you never know who might show up for Open Mic Night!

Vanguard Wine Bar, located at 189 Amsterdam Ave, New York which is six minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a neighborhood spot offering French wine and small plates amid marble-topped tables and subway tiles.

Vanguard is that ever-sought-after idyllic wine bar that balances good drinks with approachable, contemporary small plates. Plus, the wine list speaks directly to casual drinkers as well, since its broken approachably up by color, body, and taste.

Prohibition

503 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 579-3100

 

Vanguard Wine Bar

189 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10023

(212) 799-9463

Take a ‘Trip’ To the Tropics at These Local Thai Eateries

The temperature continues to drop here on the Upper West Side, leaving many of us to dream about a beach destination where we can pull out those shorts and sunscreen and enjoy the sunshine for a bit.

Thanks to the many Thai restaurants on the Upper West Side, however, you can get away to the food of the warmth (for about an hour or two, anyway) before it heats up here near your Sagamore apartment. These authentic eateries will make you feel like you’re on vacation!

Spice, located at 435 Amsterdam Ave., New York which is a 10 minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a bustling chain offering generous portions of traditional Thai dishes and colorful cocktails.

The New Yorkers Thai choice since 1997, Spice is everything from your regular chill dinner, to a great environment for your neighborhood hangout. Transform your dinner into something special when you step into Spice. It’s always a lively experience. Take in not just the flavors of the food, but also the décor as well!

Senn Thai Comfort Food, located at 452 Amsterdam Ave, New York which is a nine minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a pint-sized eatery featuring an array of traditional Thai comfort food in a rustic-chic setting.

As unique as it can be, their food is a reminiscent of Thailand for those who have been there. It is also the most authentic way for anyone who is interested in Thai culture to get to know what Thai style everyday food really is!

 

Spice

435 Amsterdam Ave., New York NY 10023

(212) 362-5861

 

Senn Thai Comfort Food

452 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 501-7755