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Ava Lounge

210 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5467
+1 212-956-7020
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Great View, Poor Service

Met some friends who live in town who took us to AVA for a few drinks and nice view of the city... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2015
Steve S
,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nice but expensive cocktails, friendly staffs

Most of the staffs were very friendly. The drinks were good but expensive. In a nice area and have... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2014
Apenzeller
,
Switzerland
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good22%
  • Average40%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
7 Jan 2015
“Great View, Poor Service”
14 Jul 2014
“Nice but expensive cocktails, friendly staffs”
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LOCATION
210 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5467
Midtown
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+1 212-956-7020
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

Met some friends who live in town who took us to AVA for a few drinks and nice view of the city. The decor at AVA is very cool. Some might find it tacky but it has a Mad Men, post modern flow that I...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Most of the staffs were very friendly. The drinks were good but expensive. In a nice area and have good view to Times square. Most of the guests were girls and we called place for "Sex and city" girls. Its good for one visit but...More

1  Thank Apenzeller
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Went to have a drink at DREAM with a great friend I haven't seen in ages. Personally, the decor of the lobby I found nauseating and tacky. Too much going on visually. The door to go upstairs to the bar, with a 2nd floor pool,...More

1  Thank Porchview
Reviewed 25 May 2013

I bought a Groupon for AVA Lounge which included four complimentary cocktails and passed snacks (pretzels, goldfish, etc.) for $29. While this price is more than decent for NYC, the lounge overall was NOT. The service was especially poor, there were no passed snacks or...More

3  Thank Smarteeskeebs
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Really not much special about the AVA Lounge. Perhaps its better in the summer with an outdoor rooftop view. March inside was 'just ok'. Cocktails were fine, but pricy. Decor and ambiance not that great. Hard to have a conversation.

Thank burnsinny
Reviewed 18 February 2013

I met some friends in NY at Ava on a Saturday night pretty early for the normal cocktail scene (around 5p) since we were all planning on getting dinner and doing other things later on. We got there and I think Ava had just opened...More

Thank shigidigi
Reviewed 18 August 2012

I've been there with a friend of mine, and the place is located at the rooftop terrace of the Dream Hotel. It's a nice place, but I expected much more from a rooftop view of Manhattan (the day before I've been to another one -...More

3  Thank Giacomo B
Reviewed 2 July 2012

You’ll need to make yourself presentable to gain entry to the roof terrace of the Dream Hotel—no hats, trainers or ripped jeans here; you’d only ruin the chic, palm-tree-studded decor. Come for sunset or gaze at Times Square at night

Thank lazyoaf
Reviewed 29 April 2012

This location was extremely too small for it to be advertised for anything other than a in-house hotel bar. The room has four couch seating area along the window with the supposedly picturesque views of the city (probably before the current construction/expansion of the nearbing...More

1  Thank kymm530
Reviewed 31 October 2011

Located on the rooftop of the Dream Hotel, this bar was the perfect setting for a summer evening this past August. The views are great, drinks were priced decent however there is little room to move around if it gets crowded. Still though, had a...More

1  Thank davidjhammer
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hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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