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Welcome Summer with AL FRESCO Dining Around NYC

Everybody’s favorite rooftop lounge has just introduced a new summer menu with a refreshing cocktails and food choices that seasonal items that are sure to please. Retreat and relax as you take in a spectacular view of the Empire State Building.

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The best rooftop happy hours in NYC

This cloud-skimming lounge near the Theater District, comes courtesy of Ric Addison (Ava at Dream Hotel) and Jeff Lam (Chinese Tuxedo). Along with velvet seating and a working fireplace, the 37th-floor bar boasts 17-foot-high floor-to-ceiling windows and a glass roof to accommodate 360-degree views of the Empire State Building, Times Square and the Hudson River.

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The season’s hottest rooftop openings

Lovage Rooftop & Indoor Lounge opened 37 floors up in New York City’s Garment District in April.

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9 New Rooftops and Outdoor Spaces for Summer in NYC

Ric Addison, CEO of his namesake hospitality brand and restaurateur Jeff Lam, co-owner of Downtown hot spot, Chinese Tuxedo, are behind this new rooftop concept on W. 40th Street which features floor-to-ceiling windows and 360-degree views of Manhattan plus a wraparound terrace.

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Mapping NYC’s Best Seasonal and Rooftop Bars

Soak in 360-degree views of the Manhattan skyline at this chic, glass-encased midtown lounge, which is easier to get into than most nightlife spots in the city. Mirrored wall tiles, tie-dyed upholstered seating, and herringbone floors add to its funky feel, making it the perfect place to spend a clear Friday night with a large group of friends (I suggest arriving before dark to catch one of the best sunsets of your life). The bar caters to every imbiber, but try the signature tiki drink—which comes in a copper pineapple glass—in the name of summer.

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