Visited here with my boyfriend in January, Firstly we arrived and entered through a lobby and down a corridor to a lift, which was bit strange! When we exited the lift we were directed to the outside rooftop area where we picked up a red hooded fleece to keep warm outside! The views were amazing , especially of the Empire State building! We then ordered some drinks from the outside bar, Me and my boyfriend both ordered the hot peach cider with peach vodka, for $16 dollars each, I was expecting it to be amazing! however it was extremely sweet and sickly and didn't taste very alcoholic at all considering the price! After the first drink, we were pretty cold, so decided to move into the inside bar, we found a great table with no problem and then proceeded to order drinks from a waitress. The waitress took our orders and then asked for a credit card to be held behind the bar, We thought this was a bit strange, so queried her as to why this was necessary, She then proceeded to be rude and say it was a policy!..hmm. Anyway , I ordered a Bellini cocktail, and my boyfriend ordered a Stella. The beer came in a tiny glass which wasn't even a pint, and my Bellini tasted like cheap fizzy wine!
It's a shame, because the place is really nice and the views are great, however I think more attention is needed on the drinks and service. The prices are very steep, however most of which you are probably paying for the view!
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