Nothing says I’m-off-the-clock like day drinking on the water, and the Boat Basin is an iconic bar on the Upper West Side to do just that. Get a table on the outdoor balcony at this seasonal spot in Riverside Park, and share a few pitchers of frozen cocktails with a group while watching boats dock in the marina below.
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Crave Fishbar’s second location on the UWS is larger than the original UES spot and works for nearly every situation.
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Pier A Harbor House
Pier A Harbor House is one of the best dining al fresco restaurants in NYC, complete with a view of the Statue Of Liberty and a massive outdoor/patio situation.
Boulton & Watt
Boulton & Watt is a solid neighborhood hang with average bar food and some TVs for sports viewing purposes. Adjust expectations accordingly.
The P.J. Clarke’s in Battery Park serves the same great burgers as the other locations, but this one has outdoor seating with views of the Hudson.
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