Le Bain

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76 Solid

Astroturf, big pink waterbeds, and scenic views on the roof of the Standard Hotel.

848 Washington St., New York, NY, 10014



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The lowdown

Sometimes you’re in the mood to party. And at those times, you want it all: the lights of Manhattan, the celebrity DJ, the goddamned disco ball. For those occasions, there’s Le Bain. Sure it’s scene-y, but come early enough or on a weekday and you can actually enjoy a quiet afternoon stretched out on the turf at the top of the Standard, spotting yachts on the Hudson as you sip your overpriced cocktail and nibble on a housemade crêpe. When the sun goes down, the music goes up, the energy gets fizzy, and by the end of the night, you may have even wound up in the Jacuzzi. (Yes, they have one of those.) The door is notoriously difficult at night, so if you’re dead set on getting in, come during the day and just hang on.

What you need to know

DrinksFull Bar

Noise LevelCivilized