Bites, Drinks & A-Listers: The Hottest Spots To Visit During NYFW
With Fashion Week coming up in the next few days, it's essential to know where to be, eat and drink like a true fashionista inside the greatest city on Earth. Roll with celebs, drink like the elite and eat like the A-listers at these NYC hotspots.
SAY GOODBYE TO ROOFTOP WEATHER AT: 1 HOTEL BROOKLYN BRIDGE
Celeb fans: Adriana Lima, Doutzen Kroes, Quentin Tarantino, Harvey Weinstein, Chris Hemsworth, Ethan Hawke, The XX
A VIP among the city's most luxurious hotels, this Brooklyn Bridge haven is just a two-minute ferry ride from downtown Manhattan – where we're guessing you'll be. So if you're looking to cool off after a few hectic fashion shows, check out this spot's extraordinary panoramic views and fresh seasonal cocktails. After all, what could be better than one last rooftop party to say goodbye to summer?
GET A DRINK AT: THE LIQUOR CABINET AT THE GREGORY HOTEL
Celeb fans: Olivia Culpo, Ariane Andrew, Gina Rodriguez, Taraji P. Henson, Tyson Beckford
The most charming boutique hotel in midtown, The Gregory offers its guests and visitors an old-school elegance that cannot be replicated. Its private bar, The Liquor Cabinet, has become a go-to hang-out for A-listers during NYFW thanks to the hotel’s in-house Caravan Stylist Studio. After you get a taste of their delicious craft cocktails, go in for a glam session at the gorgeous studio. Hollywood beauty here we come!
ENJOY A COCKTAIL WITH A VIEW AT: McCARREN HOTEL & POOL
Celeb fans: Candice Swanepoel, Peta Murgatroyd, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Beyonce, Kesha, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Solange Knowles, Ashley Graham
If edgy Williamsburg is more your pace, there is nothing like McCarren Hotel & Pool for a chill, tropical getaway without leaving the city! Featuring one of NYC's largest outdoor hotel pools, this urban oasis is ideal for the girls who want nothing more but to relax in luxury and enjoy a great spicy margarita. After a busy day in Manhattan, what could be better than a beautiful, relaxed night in Brooklyn?
GET A QUICK MIDDAY BITE AT: BARILLA RESTAURANTS
Perfect for fueling up before your next show, these high-end fast food eateries offer the tasty, healthy snacks every fashionista needs. No matter what part of the city you're in, be sure to check out one of Barilla's three central locations (Bryant Park, Radio City and Herald Square) and keep your energies high during this busy week! Low-cal and clean eating items include salads, soups and wholegrain, gluten-free and organic alternatives to traditional Italian dishes. Barilla ProteinPLUS also offers a new lean-protein enriched pasta for those gals that need a little extra boost!
SAVOR A LATE DINNER AT: ANTICA PESA
Celeb fans: Leo DiCaprio, Richard Gere, Kevin Spacey, Morgan Freeman, Madonna, Bono, Robert DeNiro, JLo
Take the stress off your fashion week brain and enjoy a chic, romantic dinner at one of Brooklyn's finest Italian restaurants, Antica Pesa! Serving traditional Roman cuisine with a spin of modern flare, this dining spot will blow you away with its tasty dishes and sophisticated ambiance. Order up some garlic seafood pasta and enjoy!