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.

Moscow 57

Russian cuisine and vodka tipples are the twin specialties of this new Lower East Side spot. You can order a wide variety of small plates—or one of seven different caviars—and a long list of tasty drinks, plus there’s live music every night.

168 1/2 Delancey Street (@ Clinton)
New York, NY
Tel: 212 260 5775

Porkchop Hyde Park

The popular barbecue and bourbon joint just opened a South Side location. Besides delicious smoked meats, there are more than 150 whiskies available, along with a nice selection of local craft beers.

1516 East Harper Court (@ 53rd)
Chicago, IL
Tel: 773 493 9333

Bigfoot Lodge

The popular Los Feliz watering hole just underwent a complete makeover, with revamped decor and an all-new cocktail menu from local legends Aidan Demarest and Marcos Tello. The centerpiece of the drinks list is an assortment of more than 20 small-batch whiskies, all made west of the Mississippi.

3172 Los Feliz Boulevard (@ Glenfeliz)
Los Angeles, CA
Tel: 323 662 9227


Love Magnolia Brewing Company? Well, the popular beer-maker has expanded into this new location in Dogpatch. You can of course enjoy a brew in the taproom, but the spot also comprises a barbecue joint and a whiskey bar. What more could you ask for?

2505 3rd Street (@ 22nd)
San Francisco, CA
Tel: 415 864 7468