Enormous booths, which accommodate parties of twelve and answer “where should we go for my birthday?\", and a back room stocked with couches leave the bar rarely feeling cramped. And the glittering candles, deep-crimson walls, and red light-bulbs cast a warm, boudoir vibe over the bar. The laidback drinkers—neither East Village hipster nor Murray Hill prep—love this spot’s reasonably priced drinks and weekend D.J.'s, who skip the cred-boosting obscure stuff for the jams (Top 40 hip-hop, dance music, Madonna).
- Top 40