8 NYC Bars With The Most Incredible Views Of The City

Photo: Courtesy of Pod 39 Hotel.
New York is home to some of the most beautifully designed drinking and eating establishments in the world, so why do we end up wasting so much time clinking glasses in the hazy shadows of dive bars? Well, stop that. Instead of that tattered pool table, you could be marveling at architectural and artistic wonders most people who are stuck in the suburbs can only dream of.
Ahead, modern and classic places to enjoy your happy-hour pints or late-night cocktails — all with an unmissable view.