Lois is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

1. Lois

9.1
98 Avenue C (btwn E 6th & E 7th St), New York, NY
Wine Bar · Alphabet City · 45 tips and reviews

Ranu R.Ranu Rajkarnikar: Super cozy and cute inside. The 150 ml pours are generous and the staff is friendly. Wine on tap, sign me up!

Emily K.Emily Kane: Many wines. On tap. Many cheeses. On plates. (For real though, get a cheese plate.)

Abigail A.Abigail Argersinger: Such a chill bar. Bartenders are great and the lighting is fab.

bibi is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

2. bibi

9.1
211 E 4th St (Ave A/Ave B), New York, NY
Wine Bar · Alphabet City · 27 tips and reviews

Leanne Z.Leanne Zick: So solid,great neighborhood wine spot.

Joseph T.Joseph Terranella: Great happy hour, really great prosecco for $20

Allison N.Allison Niksich: Love this place! They have great wine in general but their happy hour is amazing $22 bottles of wine till 8 pm and $5 small bites...their crab toast and bruschetta are awesome - A+ for all occasions

Ruffian Wine Bar & Chef's Table is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

3. Ruffian Wine Bar & Chef's Table

9.2
125 E 7th St (btwn Avenue A & 1st Ave), New York, NY
Wine Bar · East Village · 22 tips and reviews

ZZubinZZubin: Legit vibe, great wine and tasty food with the quintessential east village vibe

Ina L.Ina Li: A great selection of wine with a continuing developing bar menu. Try the red wine Braucol! Friendly owners on service :)

Steven Y.Steven Y: Amazing happy hour deal from 5-7PM - 5 appetizers for $5 each and an affordable selection of wines by the bottle as well

Ten Degrees is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

4. Ten Degrees

8.6
121 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st Ave & Avenue A), New York, NY
Wine Bar · East Village · 149 tips and reviews

Caroline S.Caroline Schulweis: Fun, upbeat music. Great place to start the night with 2 cocktails for the price of 1!

Josh S.Josh Smith: 2-4-1 everything until 8pm everyday. That's top shelf, folks. Get get get.

EE: 2 for 1 Happy Hour from their cocktail list. Get there early!

The Immigrant is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

5. The Immigrant

9.0
341 E 9th St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Wine Bar · East Village · 109 tips and reviews

Karthik R.Karthik Raman: Knowledgeable staff, good happy hour. There's enough space for small groups. Great music selection. overall great spot

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Really cute wine bar in the heart of the East Village. The ambiance is great - definitely a great place to take date.

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: A total hidden gem of a wine bar, great to just chill out and enjoy a glass of wine or beer, whether alone or with company. You can't go wrong if you're in the area.

Desnuda is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

6. Desnuda

8.7
122 E 7th St (at Avenue A), New York, NY
Wine Bar · East Village · 91 tips and reviews

Jon S.Jon Steinback: the two tuna dishes are fantastic, and sufficiently different to offer two distinct courses. split them and a bottle of wine with a friend.

DensDens: Tuna ceviche (which is really more like tuna tar-tar) is awesome. Skip The salmon/mango ceviche & the Gravity Bong Oysters are gimmicky. But I'll be back to work my way thru ceviche menu.

Luis I.Luis Iglesias: $1 oysters on Sundays and Mondays. yum.

Grape and Grain is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

7. Grape and Grain

8.3
620 E 6th St (btwn Ave B & C), New York, NY
Wine Bar · Alphabet City · 62 tips and reviews

Anna H.Anna Hiort: The meatballs are amazing! On the spicy side but not too much. Must try.

DensDens: Ssshhhh but the table up front (near the window, east side) has a secret drawer under it full of love letters and other notes. Grab some wine, read thru em & text people who left their phone #s!

BestOfBestOf: Situated in the middle of a tree-lined East Village block between Avenues B and C, there is an old-fashioned-looking lamp post stationed outside a wine bar called Grape and Grain. Read more.

Bar Veloce is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

8. Bar Veloce

8.0
175 2nd Ave (btw 11th & 12th), New York, NY
Wine Bar · East Village · 74 tips and reviews

Lee K.Lee Kowarski: Great spot for a glass while waiting for a table at Kanoyama, the best sushi place in town

Sarah A.Sarah Arnold: Great wine bar - best of the 3 locations to go with a group. Check their website for daily specials/codes...and don't forget to pay with Cover!

Tim H.Tim Hayes: This is how you do it: bottle of Prosecco, Nutella Panini, bottle of Presecco. Enjoy!

Porsena Extra Bar is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

9. Porsena Extra Bar

8.0
21 E 7th St (3rd Ave), New York, NY
Wine Bar · East Village · 12 tips and reviews

The New YorkerThe New Yorker: “On a Friday, people ate wilted-escarole salad with hot anchovy dressing, drank Italian reds, and listened to a cozy New York soundtrack: late Velvet Underground, Cotton Club-style jazz.” Read more.

SerenaSerena: one of my favorite date spots in the city. quiet, great soundtrack and softly flickering candles. the food is also exceptional (lamb flatbread, tuna puttanesca and surryano ham are all winners).

Tasting TableTasting Table: Monday nights this bar turns into a Persian pop-up called Lakh Lakh. The menu is an array of small plates where nothing costs more than $7. There is such diversity they call it "street food". Read more.

Klimat is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

10. Klimat

7.7
77 E 7th St (btwn 1st & 2nd), New York, NY
Wine Bar · East Village · 48 tips and reviews

Ammu K.Ammu K: Get the hot wine, soo good!!

Patrick H.Patrick Hayes: Get the hot wine on a cold day

Caitlyn F.Caitlyn Fowles: Half price bottles of wine + amazing service = a win in my book! The only negative is that the place is cash only

Supper is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

11. Supper

8.9
156 E 2nd St (btwn Ave A & B), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Alphabet City · 269 tips and reviews

Natalie C.Natalie Cotto Castro: Do not leave without trying the lemon pasta! Staff is really nice. Also, try brunch!

The Local East VillageThe Local East Village: Rachel Dratch of SNL says, "Supper is my favorite East Village place, maybe my favorite New York restaurant. They have these really cool party rooms that are hidden." Read more.

Jane Y.Jane Y.: Get the mozzarella to share.. it's the most buttery, delicious mozzarella i've ever tried.

Baci e Vendetta is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

12. Baci e Vendetta

8.5
131 Avenue A, New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · East Village · 8 tips and reviews

William D.William Doonan: Great tomato soup at this place. Very fair prices and excellent atmosphere as well! Highly recommend giving this place a shot.

Allison N.Allison Niksich: This place is GREAT for wine but we tried the brunch and it was so so. Will probable stick to wine and snacks here

Ben M.Ben Mackey: This place is quiet for brunch. The Sausage and peppers was pretty good. And the couple behind us was raving about the frosé.

Giano Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

13. Giano Restaurant

8.0
126 E 7th St (Avenue A), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · East Village · 50 tips and reviews

HOBNOB MagazineHOBNOB Magazine: friendly, noisy Italian where you meet the owners. Tagliolini w black truffle & Bottarga, Salmon w sambuca, tarragon. photos at: http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=140283&id=765634189&l=1d8fea56ee

The Local East VillageThe Local East Village: According to community contributor James Traub, "The basil-and-gelato re-imagination of the capresecould serve as Giano’s signature dish." Read more.

Samantha L.Samantha Lienhop: Please don't come here. So I can.

Against The Grain is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

14. Against The Grain

8.3
620 E 6th St (at Avenue B), New York, NY
Bar · Alphabet City · 28 tips and reviews

Adam F.Adam Flomenbaum: 4 calling birds on tap right now is excellent. Awesome date spot. Pretzels with jalapeño pickles is your safest bet for food.

Akshay P.Akshay Patil: The bartender is always super knowledgable about the beer list, so don't be afraid to ask questions. P.S. the chocolate cake w/ mint ice cream = killer.

ChelsaChelsa: If you're in the mood for a snack come here and enjoy the cheese plate with a glass (or bottle) or wine. Great date spot!

Donostia is one of The 15 Best Wine Bars in the East Village, New York.

15. Donostia

8.3
155 Avenue B (at 10th St), New York, NY
Spanish Restaurant · Alphabet City · 44 tips and reviews

Maria P.Maria Pérez: Good tortilla and pintxos can't miss Gildas!

DensDens: I dig this place. Don't leave without trying the apricot & the salmon tapas. Bocadillo & the pantxineta (almond custard dessert) are a great way to start & end too. Ermita wine on tap too = A+

EaterEater: One phenomenon this year was sandwiches made with substitutes for the usual two slices of bread. This spots "Tortillas de doble capa," is filled with spinach and leeks which tumble out the sides. Read more.