The Delancey

Rock Club, Lounge, and Cocktail Bar · Lower East Side
168 Delancey St (btwn Clinton & Attorney St), New York, NY 10002, United States
Open until 4:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 5:00 PM–4:00 AM
Beer, Cocktails
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In May of 2004, The Delancey opened its doors to a warm welcome from the lower east side. The three level club is home to a downstairs music venue, main level bar, and the only all weather rooftop garden of its kind peering out onto the Manhattan side of the Williamsburg Bridge.


Based on 614 votes

People have mixed feelings about this place

  • What you need to know
    Connie K.
    "Taker advantage, reserve the rooftop and enjoy the party!"(31 Tips)
    "Amazing roof bar! Go for a Burlesque show ;)"(8 Tips)
    King Tommy
    "rooftop bar and the Shaken and Stirred Burlesque"(3 Tips)
    Andrew C.
    "A decent spot to see a band, but beware the $30 minimum on cards!"(4 Tips)
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  • rooftop
  • dancing
  • shaken and stirred
  • burlesque
  • music
  • DJs
  • barbecue
  • happy hour
  • intimate
  • scenic views
  • comfortable seats
  • cozy
  • cute
  • casual
  • beer
  • reggae
  • pies
  • takes reservations
  • alcohol
  • well drinks
  • Omnominated O.
    With three levels of good music and different vibes on each, what's not to love?
  • Theresa R.
    Expensive but interesting crowd and good music on the ground floor. Upstairs space is also great for socializing.
    Theresa Roldan · April 3
  • Michael C.
    The music was current and popular, the crowd was fun and the people were attractive. Good place to hang out. I like the patio
    Michael Constantine · December 29, 2015
  • Hannah A.
    Great music to dance to
    Hannah Abdul · December 29, 2015
  • rich m.
    A santacon 2015 destination. Avoid
    rich masio · December 10, 2015
  • Aaron M.
    Absolutely brilliant. Three floors. Three different scenes. Great fort a first date, bachelor party or picking up a new fling.
    Aaron Mosby · October 10, 2015
  • 💎T
    You should definitely try to make a reservation for a table because this place gets packed and fast!
    💎T · June 30, 2015
  • Marc M.
    Greeeeat rooftop. Really friendly staff too. Most basic (in the worst sense of the bud light word) beer selection, regrettably. It's like an InBev showroom. There is more to life than Stella Artois.
    Marc Mayer · June 27, 2015
  • Gary T.
    The rooftop is a nice space to host an event
    Gary Toriello · June 21, 2015
  • Andrew C.
    A decent spot to see a band, but beware the $30 minimum on cards!
    Andrew C · June 14, 2015
  • Matthew M.
    Great for rooftop day drinking
    Matthew Michihara · May 16, 2015
  • Michael N.
    Cool setup with 3 different floors and vibes. Weird odor on the top floor is what scheved me from the get go. Bar tenders up there did not practice good service. Not cool for drinks at NYC premiums.
    Michael Natale · May 11, 2015
  • Kaitlyn P.
    the rooftop area is way better than the downstairs bar area
    Kaitlyn Pezik · May 11, 2015
  • Grier P.
    Top floor is killer
    Grier Potter · May 10, 2015
  • Terrell
    FREE tequila shot with proof of unemployment.
    Terrell · February 10, 2015
  • S E.
    This use to be our favorite location to go to on Fridays after work. The last floor has an open roof (on nice days) but you can't hear the music from there.
    S E · February 9, 2015
  • Reeves
    Ehhhh dive bar with young college students. Don't confuse this place w/the DL
    Reeves · February 2, 2015
  • James J.
    Avoid this place. Plenty of better options.
    James J · December 23, 2014
  • Sara T.
    Love that rooftop bar in any weather! Lots of room to dance and chill on the main floor.
    Sara T. · December 3, 2014
  • Tom M.
    Heated rooftop type upstairs in the winter
    Tom Maxim · November 6, 2014
  • Inje Y.
    Lounge upstairs and 2 more floors of dancing, music, and bars. Nice but it's thin and can get cramped.
    Inje Yeo · October 12, 2014
  • Jenise
    Great Sunday day parties. Current Hip hop and reggae!! The rooftop is so nice. I love this party.
    Jenise · October 12, 2014
  • Jamie C.
    While it could do with a tad more lighting, the rooftop is lovely. Staff is friendly and attentive, and drinks are reasonably priced. Rooftop is covered and heated.
    Jamie Cahiwat · October 8, 2014
  • Karl W.
    Great rooftop bar, though it gets packed pretty quickly.
    Karl With A "K" · August 2, 2014
  • Jaycob B.
    Cool rooftop with lots of plants. A little cramped though, so probably best for a quieter day of the week
    Jaycob Burns · August 1, 2014
  • Josh C.
    This…is the Times Square of locals.
    Josh Compton · July 12, 2014
  • Paul H.
    If you are in a frat, have ever been in a frat, or like being in Times Square, then this is the bar for you. Absolute. Nightmare.
    Paul Henderson · July 12, 2014
  • Rajat
    avoid this place in general. overcrowded, $30 minimum for credit cards and overplayed avicci songs.
    Rajat · June 29, 2014
  • Kirk M.
    $30 minimum on credit cards.... Wow.
    Kirk Miller · June 6, 2014
  • Rodrigo N.
    Don't come here! The drinks are horrible and the bartenders worst! They hate you! The security guys too.
  • Adam I.
    The drinks were expensive and the service was terrible. Only worth going if you reserve a rooftop table.
    Adam Iannazzone · May 5, 2014
  • Elvis D.
    $14 for 2 Stella's? Nah.
    Elvis Diaz · April 19, 2014
  • Vladie F.
    dancehall & reggae nights every thursday, Thotmir approved 👍
    Vladie F. · April 18, 2014
  • Vida E.
    What? no. hell no.
    Vida Ehn · April 13, 2014
  • Wardell M.
    Fun times!!!!
    Wardell Minor · April 12, 2014
  • Manuel E.
    Was awesome! Jamaican Reggae and Ska all night !
    Manuel Enfedaque · March 9, 2014
  • Nancy C.
    Who doesn't love dancing to reggae with djmaxglazer ?!?!
    Nancy Cadet · February 28, 2014
  • Gordon M.
    $30 credit card minimum downstairs. nbd.
    Gordon Mei · January 18, 2014
  • Dan W.
    Not a bad place, just in a weird neighborhood.
    Dan Wroclawski · November 3, 2013
  • King Tommy
    I love the rooftop bar and the Shaken and Stirred Burlesque is free!!!
    King Tommy · October 24, 2013
  • Jeremy B.
    Everything you hate in a stereotypical NYC bar
    Jeremy Burke · October 6, 2013
  • Kim P.
    I really want to hate this place, but the music alone is redeeming. Cozy up on da roof with a cute someone too!
    Kim Pham · September 28, 2013
  • Drew T.
    Great place to hear shitty electronica!
    Drew Trombley · August 16, 2013
    Nuff said...
    DJAVeeNYC · July 19, 2013
  • Blessed 3.
    Great spot for live music.
    Blessed 3840 · July 12, 2013
  • Nikita M.
    Wish it's been longer. This place is the worst.
    Nikita Marie · June 22, 2013
  • Yale
    Sundays + Mondays: 2 for 1 well drinks
    Yale · May 19, 2013
  • Fabio
    Drinks r great. Cool people
    Fabio · May 18, 2013
    Wanna thank all who came out to The Delancey tonight!!! Definitely appreciate all the positive feedback & comments from those who came to the booth. Hope to see you all again NEXT WEEK!!
    DJAVeeNYC · April 27, 2013
  • Karmun T.
    Overcrowded and bro'ed out. The rooftop bar looks like the inside of a hollister store.
    Karmun T. · April 21, 2013

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