NYC's Best Speakeasies


Fond of hidden entrances, secret passwords and clandestine cocktail lists? It's not quite Prohibition anymore, but these NYC bars pay slick homage to that golden era — with the serious spirits to match.

The Raines Law Room

Cocktail Bar • Flatiron

Atmo.26 Decor26 Service22 CostE
Dutch Kills

Bar • Long Island City

Atmo.24 Decor24 Service22 CostE
Little Branch

Cocktail Bar • West Village

Atmo.23 Decor19 Service21 CostE
Back Room

Cocktail Bar • Lower East Side

Atmo.22 Decor22 Service15 CostE
Angel's Share

Bar • East Village

Atmo.22 Decor20 Service20 CostE

Bar • East Village

Atmo.22 Decor21 Service19 CostE
Smith & Mills

Lounge • TriBeCa

Atmo.22 Decor20 Service18 CostM

East Village

Atmo.21 Decor20 Service18 CostE

Cocktail Bar • Chinatown

Atmo.21 Decor20 Service17 CostVE
Mulberry Project

Lounge • Little Italy

Atmo.21 Decor20 Service20 CostE
The JakeWalk

Bar • Carroll Gardens

Atmo.19 Decor19 Service18 CostM
Flûte Midtown

Bar • West 50s

Atmo.18 Decor17 Service16 CostVE
Brooklyn Social

Cocktail Bar • Carroll Gardens

Atmo.18 Decor14 Service15 CostM
Black Door

Bar • Chelsea

Atmo.17 Decor13 Service15 CostM