Photo courtesy NoMa Social
Not an out-of-towner? Not to worry. These hip hangouts are perfect for travelers and locals alike, so head to these hotel bars now for happy hour or a great night out.
Social Circle at Cambria Suites
With its red brick and gleaming glass, this swanky, modern hotel is centrally located in downtown White Plains.
Seats at the bar: 20
Signature drink: Gin Basil Smash, made with Tanqueray gin, lemon juice, and basil
Bar snacks: Chicken lollipops with buffalo blue cheese sauce
Best for: Drinks with the boss; an after dinner nightcap
250 Main St, White Plains
härth Lobby Bar at the Hilton Westchester
The Hilton is located on 37 acres of landscaped woodland. härth’s wood-burning oven is the focal point of the hotel’s downstairs.
Seats at the bar: 10
Signature drink: The Strawberry Bell, made with vodka, strawberries, lime, and passionfruit puree
Bar snacks: Hummus with wood-oven-fired pita
Best for: Relaxed business meetings
699 Westchester Ave, Rye Brook
Hive Living Room + Bar at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel
The Renaissance Westchester looks and feels like a rustic, luxurious country estate. Hive is a gastropub emphasizing local ingredients.
Seats at the bar: 13
Signature drink: The Modernista, made with Comb gin, St. Germain, and watermelon
Bar snacks: House-made potato chips with crispy pork belly bits
Best for: Girls’ night out
80 W Red Oak Ln, West Harrison
NoMa Social at Radisson New Rochelle
With bold, modern décor and customizable projection screens, NoMa Social is the late night hotspot of Radisson Plaza.
Seats at the bar: 10 to 12
Signature drink: The NoMa, made with Cîroc vodka and Miti blue cheese-stuffed olives
Bar snacks: Pork cracklings, patatas bravas, and dirty skirt steak
Best for: Private parties
1 Radisson Plaza, New Rochelle