Angel’s Share

New York
Mon6:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Tues6:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Wed6:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Thu6:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Fri6:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Sat6:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Sun6:00 PM - 2:30 AM

A Japanese speakeasy lives next to the unassuming, second-floor restaurant Village Yokocho: walk up the stairs, turn left and through an unmarked door you'll find a small but comfortable room with a dark wood bar, regal wallpaper, and a large mural depicting the namesake angelic cherubs. Long lines betray Angel's Share's secret since the place has been catering to cocktail enthusiasts for decades, so arrive early -- and with a small group. The formally dressed bartenders craft impeccable, Japanese-tinged takes on classic American cocktails that make it worth the wait.