Located inside the Westin St. Francis Hotel, Clock Bar is restaurateur Michael Mina's mixology hotspot in the heart of Union Square. The setting may be vaguely retro-chic in a Mad Men sort of way - and a classic martini is always an option - but the cocktail menu includes plenty of contemporary choices for more trendy tipplers. The ingredients are all top-notch, of course, and the top-dollar prices similarly reflect Clock Bar's upmarket stature.
A highlight of the new summer cocktails at Michael Mina's Clock Bar is a wonderfully deceptive flip called Five O'Clock Somewhere. It's a flip due to the use of a whole raw egg, in this case shaken wi... More »
There's a fine documentary series, The Bachelor, currently airing on television. A single American male with a garden-variety yet manly job, like firefighter or power broker, meets a slew of women, goes on dates, and whittles down the harem by... More »