Whether you're looking for a new happy hour, need a romantic spot for date-night or just want a low-key bar to hang out at with friends, check out these great watering holes around the country.

The Gilroy

There are seven different Negronis on the menu at this new Upper East Side watering hole, along with more than a dozen other concoctions. Pair one with savory bites including raw seafood, salumi and even mac and cheese.

1561 2nd Avenue (@ 81st Street)
New York, NY
Tel: 212 734 8800


This new watering hole contains two different settings for your gustatory pleasure: The downstairs bar serves fresh produced-focused tipples (including some bottled and on tap) and hearty gastropub-style bites, while the swankier Deco Room upstairs offers more sophisticated cocktails and composed entrees.

111 West Hubbard Street (between Clark & LaSalle)
Chicago, IL
Tel: 312 828 9000

Seventy7 North

The popular Culver City cocktail lounge has opened a new Valley location in Studio City. You’ll find a long list of spirits of all kinds, plus clever concoctions calling for them.

12514 Ventura Boulevard (@ Whitsett)
Studio City, CA
Tel: 310 559 7707

The Square

This North Beach watering hole wants to be your new regular hangout. It offers a wide variety of food, along with nice beer and by-the-glass wine lists, plus five tasty cocktail concoctions.

1707 Powell Street (@ Union)
San Francisco, CA
Tel: 415 525 3579