New Bars in NYC 2014


The New York City nightlife landscape is very dynamic, with bars opening and closing all the time.

Here are some noteworthy new bars this year.  Welcome the class of 2014:

the-waylonThe Waylon
736 Tenth Ave. (W. 50th St.)
New York, NY
(212) 265-0010

Honky tonk saloon in Hell’s Kitchen


Pier A    
22 Battery Place (West St.)
New York, NY
(212) 785-0153

Massive new beer hall with raw bar overlooking The Hudson River in Battery Park.



the-harp-exteriorThe Harp Raw Bar & Grill
729 Third Ave. (between 45th & 46th St.)
New York, NY.
(212) 818-0123

2-floor Irish pub with a raw bar & live music on Wednesdays, Saturdays & Sundays


fools-goldFool’s Gold
145 E. Houston St. (Eldridge St.)
New York, NY
(646) 481-2874
A gastropub with an amazing selection of craft beer, unique wines, artisanal foods & gourmet coffee from the owners of Alewife in Long Island City, and The Jeffrey on the upper east side.


jolly-monk-logoThe Jolly Monk
701 Ninth Ave. (W. 48th St.)
New York, NY
(212) 245-0564


Belgian Beer Bar & Grille featuring Belgian and American cuisine and craft beer. Opened in July, 2014 in the space formerly Traffic.


stout_fidiStout FiDi
90 John St. (between Gold & Cliff St.)
New York, NY
(212) 240-9122

Financial district sequel to the popular midtown Irish pub / sports bar



Mad Dog & Beans
276 Smith St. (Sackett St.)
Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, NY
(347) 689-4972

A new Brooklyn location of the popular Stone Street Mexican bar & restaurant.


carroll-placeCarroll Place
157 Bleecker St.
(between Thompson & Sullivan St.)
New York, NY
(212) 260-1700

Italian-American gastropub and wine bar in Greenwich Village from the owners of Osteria Cotta, in the space formerly Kenny’s Castaways.


 But wait, there’s more…



Bacchanal: 146 Bowery (Broome St.) New York, NY. (646) 355-1840

Barcade: 148 W. 24th St. (between 6th & 7th Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 390-8455

Campeon: 9 E. 16th St. (between 5th Ave. & Union Square West) New York, NY. (212) 675-4700
Mexican sports bar with over 70 tequilas. 80-inch HDTVs

Dirk the Norseman: 7 N. 15th St. (Frankin St.) Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY. (718) 389-2940
Brew pub & restaurant in Greenpoint.

Horchata: 470 Sixth Ave. (between 11th & 12th St.) New York, NY (212) 243-8226
Mexican bar & restaurant in Greenwich Village.

King’s County Saloon: 1 Knickerbocker Ave. (Johnson Ave.) Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY. (347) 987-3751
Recently closed King’s County Bar moves into the 1 Knickerbocker space (same owner).

Slake: 251 W. 30th St. (between 7th & 8th Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 695-8970
Nightclub and event space in Chelsea.

Smithfield Hall: 138 W. 25th St. (between Sixth & Seventh Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 929-9677
Rebirth of Smithfield, 3 blocks south.  Features craft beer and sports on TV.

Sweetwater Social: 643 Broadway (Bleecker St.) New York, NY. (212) 253-7467
Subterranean cocktail bar.

Tessa: 349 Amsterdam Ave. (between 77th & 78th St.) New York, NY.
Mediterranean restaurant on the upper west side.

The Writing Room: 1703 Second Ave. (between 88th & 89th St.) New York, NY. (212) 335-0075
Upper east side restaurant & bar from the owners of Parlor Steakhouse, located in the space that once housed the famous Elaine’s.


See also our list of some of the top newcomers from 2013.

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