Holiday Cocktail Lounge

Row 1

75 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave)
New York, NY 10003
(212) 777-9637

Foursquare Tips

  • Fifty years ago, the Holiday opened at 8 A.M., a former bartender recently told a proprietor, so that high-rise window washers could come in 'to get a little courage.'
  • if my hangover is any reference for how excellent the drinks are, the drinks are very, very, very, very excellent. best tunes of any bar in the EV too.
  • It used to host luminaries such as William Burroughs and Alan Ginsberg. And punks. And drunks and junkies and college kids and down on their luck drinkers who came for 50 cent beers.
  • There's a bartender here who makes cocktails While singing harmonies to the amazing playlist. Almost worth going just for that.
  • Don't be fooled by all the kids ordering crap drinks. They make a mean cocktail. Try the Lost Hollywood.
  • Great place for a solid drinks in an authentic retro lounge.
  • The vodka here is delicious
  • Solid cocktails at an East Village institution. No such thing as a bad drink here, and the playlist is always on point.
  • Chill bar...very divey. Cocktails were great though
  • It gets packed but the drinks are great!
  • They're serving Stefan's Shorty Cocktail for NYC Cocktail Week (July 13th through the 17th).
  • It was obnoxiously busy on a Friday standing was the only option. Which was rough. And not so conducive to the drinks. Good spot though.
  • The revamped cocktail menu is fun! The Brooklyn Babe is stellar.
  • Rude service. Weak cocktails.
  • Any cocktail
  • The staff are very friendly, the cocktails are sighed well, and the vibe is really good, although a little loud.
  • Say it ain't so - a savory take on the margarita
  • Good cocktails. Kind of sceney in the bar world.
  • Very cool cocktail place with good music selection. The staff was real nice too
  • I love their doughnut!