Australians are taking over Manhattan, and their reach has officially stretched all the way to the UWS, with this downtown-feeling bar that can only be described as an industrial saloon. Whether or not that appeals to you, the cocktails here are solid, and the two-for-one drinks and $1 oyster offer at Happy Hour (till 8pm on weekdays and 7pm on weekends) is hard to argue with.
More spots in Upper West SideSee more
Xi’an Famous Foods
The Upper West Side location of Xi’an Famous Foods is an affordable place to eat good, spicy Chinese noodles.
Breads Bakery - Lincoln Center
Breads Bakery is a bakery and cafe near Central Park on the Upper West Side.
More Bar Food spotsSee more
Abe’s Pagoda is a big spot in Bushwick that looks like a cross between a tiki bar and a pirate ship. Stop by on a Saturday, and bring a group.
Pilsener Haus & Biergarten
Pilsener Haus is a Hoboken beer garden that's ideal for day drinking outside with a big group.
Cafe Select is an all-day spot in Soho that’s a good place to meet someone for drinks and a light bite after work.
Suggested by our writers
Jacobs Pickles is great if you need a spot for drinks or an Upper West Side dinner meetup with someone you know will embrace the heavy bar food. But it’s not a restaurant with traveling for.
Playa Betty’s is a fun place to drink margaritas with a big group on the Upper West Side.
Réunion Surf Bar
Reunion Surf Bar is a tiki-themed spot in Hell’s Kitchen with fish tacos and frozen cocktails.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more