And the list goes on with more concept stores in NYC to find the coolest home goods and unique finds.
But also more great tips for lunch, brunch, dinner or just a coffee nearby.
We’ll also add them to the Your Little Black Book’s Pinterest board, but more on that below.
Concept store NYC: Steven Alan Home
Address: 158 Franklin st, Tribeca
What: Only great stuff, expensive though. Open Mon-Wed & Fri-Sat 11.30am–7pm, Thu until 8pm, Sun 12am-6pm.
Jazzy break with cocktails: B Flat
Address: Basement of 277 Church st, Tribeca
What: Live jazz Mon and Thu. Open: Mon-Wed 5pm-2am, Thu-Sat 5pm-3am. Happy hour 5-7pm. Also check out sake bar Shigure on the first floor.
Concept store NYC: Jung Lee
Address: 5 W 29th st (at Broadway), Midtown West
What: Beautiful home goods, can be a bit pricey.
Chique break: Nomad Hotel
Address: 1170 Broadway & 28th st, Flatiron District
What: Brunch, drinks. Chique vibe, but definitely affordable.
Concept store NYC: Module R
Address: 141 Atlantic ave, Brooklyn Heights
What: Unique gifts.
Thai food break: Pok Pok NY
Address: 117 Columbia st, Columbia Street Waterfront District
What: By famous chef Any Ricker. Also hotspot. Open 5.30pm-10.30pm (different during holidays!). Check their webcam for the line.
Concept store NYC: La Sirena
Address: 27 E 3rd st, East Village
What: Funny Mexican stuff
Concept store NYC: Lancelotti Housewares
Address: 66 Avenue A, East Village
Website: Lancelotti on Google+
What: Home accessories.
High tea break: Podunk
Address: 231 E 5th st, East Village
Website: Podunk on Google+
What: Sooo cute! Sandwiches, high tea.
The Return of the Punch break: Cienfuegos
Address: 95 Avenue A, East Village
What: Punch! Jalapeño! It’s gettin’ hot in here! Open daily from 6pm.
Concept shop: Sur La Table
Address: 306 W 57th, Hells Kitchen
What: Handy and funny things. Macaron kit, French press, pizza-scissors.
(Sur La Table is also located at 75 Spring Street, Soho)
First-a-cocktail-at-the-bar break: Betony
Address: 41 W 57th st, just below Central Park
What: Lunch or dinner. Good reviews! Open Mon-Fri 12-14pm & 17.30-10pm, Sat 17.30-22.30pm, Sun closed.
Concept shop: Delphinium Home
Address: 353 W 47th st, Midtown West
What: Pillows, accessories, candles, wall art.
Rooftop break: Ink48 Hotel
Address: 653 11th ave, Midtown West
What: Drinks with a view.
Want to see on a map where these locations are? Go to YLBB’s Pinterest page ‘New York City Guide‘! Wow, so handy! :)
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PS: more hotspots are in the New York Little Black Book. A city guide to New York with the best restaurants, shops and things to do. Every week I will post new adventures on Your Little Black Book so stay tuned for the latest gems I spotted!
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