Cole Bar

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2013

    A New Year's Day Bloody Mary Guide, By Neighborhood

    The first day of a new year brings with it hope, resolutions, and, depending on the previous night's festivities, a well-seasoned hangover. While sleep and caffeine are sound weapons of choice, there's perhaps no better fix than the hair of the dog, and perhaps no better combating cocktail than the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2011

    Bottoms up!

    ​"When I was working in the King Cole Bar, Dalí would come in almost every Sunday with the ocelot, and he puts it on the armchair. There were two armchairs and he would sit in the other one and have his lunch. Sometimes he was feeding the ocelot something." --Louis Rodopoulos, the King ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    Our 10 Best Manhattan Bars

    A guy walks into a bar...​ Manhattan has no shortage of watering holes. And so, the task of selecting its best and brightest (more often than not, rather dim) was no easy one. Is the perfect bar just a place that makes a great drink? Or where the staff is particularly welcoming? Or that just ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    'Lush Life': Jill DeGroff Draws (on) Cocktail Scene

    ​Jill met her future husband, Dale DeGroff, in Hollywood back when he was a struggling actor tending bar on the side. She's been a witness to the career of the man who would become King Cocktail, not to mention the evolution of the craft bartending movement that he helped pioneer. Lush Life: P ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    August 5, 2003
  • NYC Life

    December 26, 2000