Top 10 New York City wine bars

on 11/07/12 at 11:55 am


According to there are lots and lots of bars calling themselves wine bars in New York City, but which ones are the real deal?

To qualify as a bona fide wine bar, the primary focus has to be on the grape. If the most visible bottles in the establishment are spirits based, it’s not a wine bar.

Here are ten of New York City’s best wine bars serving great – and interesting – wine with expertise.