Best Lounge 2017

Reader Pick

Thompson’s Bookstore

Thompson’s Bookstore sports a fun and relaxing atmosphere where patrons can sip on a selection of craft cocktails. Try anything from their unique Grapes of Wrath, one of its top-selling cocktails of 2016, or something more traditional, like the Moscow Mule.

900 Houston St.

Staff Pick

Scat Jazz Lounge

People love that Scat Jazz Lounge resembles clubs in New York – cool, underground and off of the beaten path. The dark but swanky Woolworth building basement is a great place to relax, enjoy a cocktail, and listen to local, regional and national jazz musicians.

Sundance Square, 111 W 4th St., Ste. 11