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5 O’clock Somewhere

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Despite the huge, sparkly Margaritaville sign welcoming you into this resort in the middle of Times Square, this rooftop bar doesn’t feel as on theme as we’d like. Maybe that’s a good thing for some—but if you're not looking for at least a couple of fake parrots, why would you venture into the Buffett universe in the first place? That said, 5 O'Clock Somewhere is a perfectly good rooftop with good vibes and a lot of chill, embodying the Margaritaville spirit if not the aesthetic. The menu is distinctly over-the-top (truffle, so much truffle), you can get a huge brightly-colored drink with an umbrella in it, and it’s definitely fine to show up with flip flops on.

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