People 8/23/10This tri-level venue brings in must-see acts, from Lady Gaga toThe Gossip. Tip: Stake out a spot at the back of the main floor's bar; you'll get perfect views of the stage and easy-access to beer.
5 9th Ave
New York, NY 10014
Hipster,Outdoors / Patio,Restaurant / Bar,Romantic
From the creator of Meat Packing hotspot Rhone, is the equally swanky and hip, 5 Ninth. There's a chic, yet cool contrast throughout the restored 3 level house, retaining tradition whilst creating a contemporary edge. 5 Ninth serves up speciality cocktails, an extensive wine list and traditional American food both within it's exposed brick walls and on the 3 outdoor decks.
Concert Ticket Agency 9/20/12Huge venue, huge shows. Bars on each floor, beware the makeshift bar on the first floor and go directly to the REAL bar unless you're just ordering a beer. Also beware of craigslist fake tickets!
Flavorpill NYC 10/6/09The best bathrooms in a music venue ever – complete with attendants! In warm weather, the roof deck is where it’s at.
RCRD LBL 2/28/11Originally an old factory, this three story venue hosts some of the biggest indie bands in town. For the best seats in the house, get here early and snag a table on one of the mezz levels--the third f
Damien B.4/22/10Rooftop has hamburgers & a bar when open. Take advantage before the show. Also, bathrooms at the back with no bathroom attendant... if they make you feel awkward.