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Top of the Strand

33 W 37th St, In the Strand Hotel, New York City, NY 10018-6201
+64 6-368 6426
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Great view and nice experience

My wife and I popped in here around 9.00pm for an hour on an early October balmy Saturday night. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Northern Ireland

70 dollars for 4 drinks...you pay for the view. It's a great view but I detest be I g fleeced for 4... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
north east England
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"One of the TOP 10 rooftop bars in the world." - Premier Traveler Magazine Top of the Strand, set like a jewel on the 21st floor of The Strand Hotel, is Midtown Manhattan's most spectacular urban oasis. A retractable glass roof over the intimate rooftop lounge designed by Lydia Marks shows off the New York skyline year round. With its friendly atmosphere, dazzling views, well-made drinks and tasty light fare, Top of the Strand is New York City's favorite rooftop bar.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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33 W 37th St, In the Strand Hotel, New York City, NY 10018-6201
+64 6-368 6426
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I popped in here around 9.00pm for an hour on an early October balmy Saturday night. We both thoroughly enjoyed it - drinks may be a bit on the pricey side and drinks menu limited but with this view and pleasant background...More

Thank Prospector1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

70 dollars for 4 drinks...you pay for the view. It's a great view but I detest be I g fleeced for 4 gin and tonics. Very little ambience. Shame as we would have stayed longer had we not required a bank loan to have a...More

Thank louandtone
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

You get a nice view and the cocktails are nice. Very quiet and barely any music though. Control check at the entrance seemed a bit over the top with questions etc.

1  Thank SummerSuunn
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

It was the last day of my staying in nyc and I want to have a good taste of nyc but unfortunately I close with the disrespectful staff of this rooftop. In fact I would have visit the "bar 65" as always but it was...More

Thank Travel_sun_sea_lover
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Nice view of the Empire SB, cocktails were not so tasty and expensive (but in the average of NYC) and the personell could be more friendly. Nice location.

Thank NinaLover
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Drinking staring at the Empire State Building at night. Very cool. The only thing about this bar is its relative small size. If busy can be extremely crowded and no place to sit. It is now the Marriott Pulse not the Strand Hotel. If in...More

Thank almasst
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were staying at the Marriott Pulse and popped up to the rooftop for a drink. Comfortable couches and benches, along with barstools at the roof's edge. Place was packed, but comfortable. Nice crowd - Many international guests. Found service to be just fine. Would...More

Thank TeamRoadKill
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

It has a nice view of the Empire State Building but that is it. The drink service was terrible, I ordered a Moscow mule and it was extremely sour and drenched in ginger beer, on top of that they made it with cheap vodka and...More

Thank andrew o
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were staying in the hotel where this little gem of a bar is contained. We got there just before last call, but the bartenders and staff were so welcoming and made a little fuss over our anniversary. The drinks were good....More

Thank Brandy B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I went a few months ago, we went during the night and the views were great, Drinks were a bit pricey but they were good. The vibe was chill, and the music wasn't too loud which was great to have conversations without having to scream....More

Thank karla m
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
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Response from NinaLover | Reviewed this property |
probably yes, even if nobody asked my ID!
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No dress code.