1. The Richardson

451 Graham Ave (btwn Richardson St. & Meeker Ave.), Brooklyn, NY
Cocktail Bar · Williamsburg · 102 tips and reviews

Zoe S.Zoe Schlanger: Get the Polish Bear and McClure's pickles, but maybe not together.

2. The Summit Bar

133 Avenue C (btwn E 8th & E 9th St), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · Alphabet City · 195 tips and reviews

Zoe S.Zoe Schlanger: Say Hello To My Little Friend and the Guv'nor are reliably fantastic, or Shu Jam Fizz if you're clinging to summer, or Ground to Glass if it is blatantly beginning to feel like fall outside.