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Trendy Venue/Gallery Space in the heart of Chelsea
Chelsea, New York, NY
We offer the perfect, trendy venue for any small to medium size event. Located in the heart of Chelsea, just steps from the High Line, our venue sits in a landmarked, historical building that's not only vintage but beautiful. It is on the 3rd floor...
Exposed brick Multi-use Event Space
Ukrainian Village, New York, NY
Available 7-days a week | 24/7 We offer our East Village store for filming, seminars, private parties, corporate mixers, concerts and fund-raisers. It is also available to rent for your own weekly classes and/or workshops (the rental fee is negotiable). The space is located on...
Royal Velvet / Baroque Luxury / Great Gatsby Space
Fort George, New York, NY
The Luxe Galore boasts 4 beautiful rooms within an apartment space located in the vibrant area of Washington Heights. Our production studio is ideal for Photoshoots & Video Production. The space is very bright, open, spacious and warm. It has a lot of natural light...
Midtown 800sqft Daylight Studio with Edge Views
Midtown Manhattan, New York, NY
DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR AUGUST! If you are looking for a professional, clean studio in middle of Manhattan at affordable prices, you may have found the right spot. Our 800 sqft studio in Midtown could be perfect for your next photo or video shoot. The studio...
Designer SoHo Loft Space
Lower Manhattan, New York, NY
This space is one of New York City’s most unique event venues. Featuring a historic venue, centrally located in Soho, with plenty of natural light and rustic Americana design, it will undoubtedly impress you and your guests. This airy, sun-soaked front room is perfect for...
Creative Event Space with Bar and Skylight
Midtown, New York, NY
A versatile event space, conveniently located in the heart of Midtown. The space includes a pantry perfect for having catered food or feel free to bring your own drinks, food, and snacks. All the furniture can be reconfigured and additional seating can be provided if...
Private Therapy Space
Midtown Manhattan, New York, NY
Clean, private, windowed and quiet therapy space with waiting area, kitchen, restrooms, and many amenities for you and your guests. We are staffed with reception Monday-Friday from 9am-9:30pm + weekends from 9:30am-6:30pm, so you can see guests on evenings/weekends and there will always be someone...
Flatiron Meeting Room Space (Previously located in Chelsea)
Midtown Manhattan, New York, NY
We provide very cool, yet professional, office space and meeting rooms to hundreds of companies in NYC. We are currently in the Flatiron and Chelsea areas. We are home to many start ups and established companies. We provide offices and meeting rooms on an hourly/daily/monthly...
Affordable Private Midtown Dance Studio with Large Mirrors and High Ceilings
Midtown Manhattan, New York, NY
This beautiful little dance studio has a wood floor, two walls of mirrors, and a bluetooth speaker. During COVID, the space is available only for low intensity activity (stretching, yoga, tango, or similar.). Unfortunately at the present time it's not available for high intensity dance...

Frequently Asked Questions

The options for happy hour venues in New York City are endless, whether you’re in the mood for a dive bar, a trendy rooftop spot, or a cocktail lounge. Happy hour is the perfect opportunity to get together with coworkers or friends to enjoy good company and discounted appetizers and drinks. After all, the atmosphere in NYC is electric, and there's always something going on, so you're sure to have a great time at your happy hour event, no matter if you're looking for an outdoor patio to catch up with friends or an upscale bar to network with colleagues.
When looking for happy hour locations in NYC, you’re in luck because the five boroughs are brimming with trendy eateries and bars. Here are a few versatile happy hour venues to consider:
  • Rooftop lounges offer the chance to enjoy drinks outdoors while overlooking the twinkling cityscape. Book a rooftop lounge where you can appreciate stunning views with your drinks, as well as additional features like outdoor fire pits, live music, and games.
  • Restaurants often have options to book private rooms or booths at reduced rates during happy hours. If you’re planning a special happy hour event to celebrate a birthday or coworker’s promotion, you could even inquire if you can create a special menu.
  • Bars and pubs radiate a cool, laid-back charm — the dim lights, cozy seating, and relaxed vibe — it’s no wonder they’re among the most popular happy hour venues for socializing over drinks. Plus, the variety of bars in NYC means that you can easily find something that fits your needs and budget.

Ultimately, the venue selection depends on the size of your group and type of event you’re hosting. From themed bars to scenic rooftops, there are so many cool places for a happy hour in NYC.
Happy hours are all about having fun with friends over food and drinks. With a huge selection of delicious food and drinks, plus a fun and festive atmosphere, happy hour venues are the ideal place to unwind after a long day. Whether it’s an intimate gathering at a cozy bar, a stylish rooftop lounge, or a unique restaurant experience, there’s an ideal spot in NYC for any happy hour event.

Reviews for happy hour venues

Shai H.
Mid-Century Modern Daylight Studio
to get multiple looks in one shoot due to the versatility of the space. Shaquon made booking an additional hour last minute such a breeze. I couldn’t be more happy with how things turned out and highly recommend you book this as soon as possible...
Kristina P.
Soho Creative Boardroom & Lounge
with everything you could possibly need to host an event. We used the space for a creative briefing, followed by a yoga session and Happy Hour. Plenty of chairs, supplies (post-it's, markers, etc). Plus, the space has a laid back vibe + awesome decor that helps set the right...
Cee L.
Wooden Cabin Studio with Large Windows, String Lights, Brick & Wood Walls ideal for photos & music videos - Studio 2
This space and host was amazing she was able to respond to me within 3 hours of the appointment that I booked last minute, I am so happy to have chosen this space the natural lighting was so beautiful, Thank you for your quick service...
Stephanie G.
Greenpoint Daylight Studio w/ Rooftop & Skyline Views
hours, and the roof was also superb to shoot on with easy access from the studio (one small flight of stairs away). The makeup and styling room was clean, mirrors and lighting for makeup were perfect, and the bathroom was clean and renovated as well. Overall we were extremely happy...
Brendan M.
Beautiful brick wall exposed cozy coffee shop in SOHO
This space could not have been better for my happy hour. Sehwan and his team were wonderful hosts, helping to coordinate drinks and receiving a catering delivery order before our arrival. Our guests loved the cozy vibe and convenient location. Really wonderful find...
Julie M.
Creative & Professional Board Room with Private Balcony
Overall, I think they’re a really great resource and I’d be happy to go back there for another meeting! Please see highlights below: - Modern, fun work-space with lots of light, had a great “start-up” type energy and decor - Terrace was a fun bonus - They were receptive...
Alexandra C.
Workshop, Meeting & Presentation Space
Videology and the staff there was extremely thoughtful and attentive the entire time. The space was perfect for our needs and everyone loved having happy hour at the bar at the end of the day. I'll be looking for a reason to come back sometime soon...
Jose M.
Exclusive Loft with Grand Piano makes your event once-in-a-lifetime experience
cocktail hour party for a bride, and was able to accomplish everything she wanted , from having an actual pianist play for her , to have conversation starters with all the artwork on the walls, had a fully functional kitchen , and all the guest were extremely pleased and happy , definitely plenty of...