The mood of New York City is decidedly less dour this week with the arrival of thousands of Navy sailors, Marines and Coast Guard service members, and these bars and restaurants stand ready to show them a warm welcome.
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ
On Wednesday, for every drink sold, $1 will go to support to the USO, troops and their families. Service members will also get one drink on the house. Also on Wednesday, at Brother Jimmy’s Murray Hill location, the USO Show Troupe will perform at 10 p.m.
132 Fourth Ave.
During Fleet Week, any service member in uniform will receive half off all beers and cocktails at the lobby lounge inside Hyatt Union Square.
Bo’s Kitchen and Bar Room
6 W. 24th St.
This New Orleans-style barbecue spot will have $3 Bo's Lagers and $5 shots of Centenario Silver Tequila and Tullamore Dew Whiskey for everyone.
209 E. 49th St.
Toast to the wind always being at your back with an SS Pampano: Agavales tequila and hibiscus juice. All service members will receive a complimentary plate of Michelada Oysters served on the half shell.
140 W. 13th St.
All weekend, any Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard service members dining at this small, relaxed Italian spot will get a free Bloody Mary Bar: tray of maple bacon skewers, pickled green beans, stuffed pepper shooters and pickle brine to garnish their cocktail.