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Raines Law Room

48 W 17th St, between 5th Ave & Avenue Of The Americas, New York City, NY 10011-5707
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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48 W 17th St, between 5th Ave & Avenue Of The Americas, New York City, NY 10011-5707
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Raines Law Room takes you back to a time were all was dandy, classy and sexy! The bar is gorgeous and you can expect to discuss good business here. I love champagne and their selection did not disappoint! I visited for the first time last...More

Thank Ameera8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Raines Law Room is definitely one of the best cocktail bars in NYC, and worth the effort of making a reservation for. All of the drinks we tried were excellent, and I am particularly pleased with the recommendation of a De La Louisiane cocktail when...More

Thank Magnus F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Tuesday night and I must say from the entrance to the atmosphere it’s definatel New York. The people watching was amazing! The bartenders were top notch .. what makes this place unique is the separated sectioned of rooms and the wallpaper...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance is a bit hidden, but once you get inside you get a wonderful surprise. The decor is based on the prohibition times with a very cozy lighting. The drinks and service are amazing! There are only 10 tables so you should book in...More

Thank Leandro C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was not easy to find, you nearly see it from outside. The decor is unique with all small table in alcoves. Great cozy atmosphere. Cheers

Thank Isabelle M
Reviewed 27 January 2018

The Raines Law Room is a dark and cozy hideaway, perfect for a small group or a special date. There are no tables and chairs, just comfy couches and armchairs. My favorite place to sit are the wonderful curtained hideaways around the edge of the...More

Thank eileeninseattle
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

After a terrible experience at Flute Midtown, we headed to Raines. I would give this place ten stars if i could! Love the decor, creative craft cocktails, friendly and helpful bartenders. This is my new go-to spot!

Thank Tracie P
Reviewed 6 January 2018

While the hidden doorway and basement bar is cool, it missed a few marks. One, they seat couples in private curtained areas on a coach...facing another couple a few feet away. So its great for a voyeur and/or exhibitionist but not very private/semi private. I...More

Thank btnusa
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I will never be coming back here because the staff is so unprofessional. Heard so many things about this bar so wanted to check it out. It’s just a hype. And the people here are not welcoming.

Thank wasabiDale
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I thought we would try this venue after loving some other similar style bars in New York and were completely shocked by the treatment we received. It started by the women on the doors greeting us with the words "you know, you...More

Thank Anna21734
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amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
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photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 W 17th St, between 5th Ave & Avenue Of The Americas, New York City, NY 10011-5707
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
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