Dead Rabbit

Dead Rabbit has been named the “World’s Best Bar” two year running. The two floors of the 19th century style cocktail bar offer two different vibes depending on what you’re looking for. “Downstairs is a more casual homage to some grungy institution, with sawdust on the floor, photos tacked to the ceiling, and a great … More Dead Rabbit


What do you do when you’ve had a long week at work? Eat great food and get drunk with your coworkers. I met up with some of my old coworkers from my last job at Hanjan, a new, highly rated Korean restaurant in the flatiron. The concept is “inspired by the ‘joomak,’ an old Korean tavern that … More Hanjan

Staten Island: Killmeyer’s & Lee’s Tavern

Sometimes I think my parents are even more excited for my Thrillist bar challenge than I am. This weekend my dad couldn’t wait to take the trip over the bridge to visit the list’s two Staten Island institutions. Our first stop was Killmeyer’s, a Bavarian-style beer garden out in the boonies of Charleston on the southwestern part … More Staten Island: Killmeyer’s & Lee’s Tavern