60 Thompson St., nr. Broome St.; 212-431-0400.
The cashmere-clad staff at this chic hotel’s Thom Bar serves up cocktails to the likes of Jennifer Aniston and the Black Eyed Peas.
The Bryant Park Hotel
40 W. 40th St., nr. Sixth Ave.; 212-869-0100.
Models swarm here during Fashion Week; the rest of the year, stars like Leo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lopez stay overnight or drink at the Cellar Bar.
Gramercy Park Hotel
2 Lexington Ave., at 21st St.; 212-475-4320.
Considering the stately design, leafy location, and two exclusive lounges (Rose Bar and Jade Bar), it’s no wonder that Bill Clinton roosted here for his 60th birthday.
147 Mercer St., nr. Prince St.; 212-966-6060.
The Soho spot radiates modern chic, from the furniture to the lighting to the Mischa Barton sightings in Mercer Kitchen downstairs.
310 W. Broadway, nr. Canal St.; 212-965-3000.
Not only does it house the opulent Grand Bar & Lounge, it also hosted—and allegedly ousted—Lindsay Lohan.