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Trapped at JFK, LaGuardia or Newark? Here's where to grab a drink

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Trapped in JFK, LaGuardia or Newark? Are your electronics and your human spirit dying? Maybe you need a drink.

If you need to take the edge off, Metro has complied a comprehensive listing of places to drown your travel woes in every terminal of JFK, LaGuardia and Newark.

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Terminal 1

Idlewild Wine Bar
What: Wine and small plates.
Where: Between gates 1-3.

Martini Bar
What: Full bar along with small snacks to take with you.
Where: Departures Level -S Concourse gate 9.

Medalist Bar
What: Full bar with sports bar food.
Where: Between gates 4-6.

Terminal 2

Legend's Sports Bar
What: A full bar with lots of beer and bar food.
Where: The internet says somewhere in the foodcourt of terminal 2. Your best bet is likely near gate 27. JFK’s Terminal 2 website does not list Legends on its food and dining map. So good luck!

Todd English Bonfire Bar
What: A restaurant with poorYelpreviews but a full bar.
Where: Near gate 23.

Terminal 4

Tigin’s Irish Pub and Restaurant
What: Typical Irish pub food along with a fully stocked bar.
Where: Near gate A7.

Uptown Brasserie by Marcus Samuelsson
What: Lots of American food with a fully stocked bar.
Where: Near gate B32.

The Palm Bar and Grille
What: American food with a fully stocked bar.
Where: Retail Hall West.

Le Grand Comptoir
What: Fully stocked bar with lots of wine.
Where: Fancy food. It’s probably best to drink and run.

Terminal 5

5ivesteak
What: Fancy looking food with a fully stocked bar.
Where: The terminal 5 marketplace.

Away Café
What: A fully stocked bar conveniently located right outside security.
Where: Opposite security.

Bar Veloce
What: A New York City staple right in the middle of JFK! A full wine bar with little plates to snack on.
Where: Near gate 29 and 30.

New York Sports Grill
What: Full bar with sports bar food.
Where: Gates 9-10.

Revolución
What: Mexican food with a fully stocked bar!
Where: Near gates 11-12.

Re: Vive Bars
What: These bad boys are all over Terminal 5. You can order food and wine to be delivered to you.
Where: gates 6, 14/15, 24/25, 18/19.

Terminal 7

Bonfire Restaurant by Todd English
Where: Somewhere in terminal 7.
What: Full bar, wine and beer. Probbly best for lunch and dinner.

Sammy's Beach Bar and Grill
Where: Somewhere in terminal 7.
What: Full cocktail bar, wine and beet. Dinner and lunch options.

Terminal 8

Vino Volo
Where: Terminal 8, concourse C.
What: Wine, small plates, lunch and dinner.

Vino Volo
Where:Terminal 8, concourse B - food court.
What: Wine, small plates, lunch and dinner.

New York Sports Bar
Where: Terminal 8, concourse B near gate 10.
What: Wine, beer, cocktails, general bar food.

Drink Martini Bar
Where: Terminal 8, concourse B near gate 4.
What: Cocktails and light food.

Cascata
Where: Terminal 8, concourse C near gate 32.
What: Light food, snacks, alcohol.

SoHo Bistro
Where: Terminal 8, concourse C near gate 43.
What: Wine, beer and cocktails. Lunch and dinner foods.

O’Neals’
Where: Terminal 8, concourse B near gate 6.
What: Wine, beer, and cocktails. Lunch and dinner foods.

Terminal A

You’re shit out of luck. Sorry.

Terminal B

Jet Rock Bar & Grill
What: One Yelper said that this spot is “pretty darn acceptable for airport bar food,” and for LaGuardia that’s saying a lot. You’ll find bar food and a fully stocked bar here.
Where: Terminal B, concourse A.

New York Sports Bar
What: Fully stocked bar and your typical bar food.
Where Terminal B, concourse D.

Sam Adams Pub
What: Decent food and a fully stocked bar!
Where: Terminal B, concourse D.

Terminal C

Big Apple Bar
What: Full bar with food.
Where: Near gate 22.

Biergarten
What: You can order your beer and food on an iPad that also keeps track of your flight. We can imagine how helpful this is in planning on if you have another drink or not.
Where: Food court.

Empire Tavern
What: A place with pretty fancy food and fully stocked bar!
Where: Gate C15.

Victory Grill
What: American food with a fully stocked bar.
Where: Food court.

Wibar
What: A wine bar with small plates!
Where: Gate C29.

Cibo Bistro & Wine Bar
What: Full bar with bad yelp reviews for food.
Where: Food court.

Slip Mahoney's Irish Pub
What: Apparently this Irish bar has pretty decent food along with a fully stocked bar.
Where: Near gates 6-9.

Terminal A

Currito Cantina
Where: Concourse A1, near gate A18.
What: Mexican food and a full bar.

Ruby Tuesdays
Where: Concourse A3 near gate A39
What: Full bar with lunch and dinner options.

Philips Seafood
Where: Concourse A3 walkway.
What: Full bar with seafood options.

Tony Roma’s
Where: Terminal A main concourse.
What: Full bar with lunch and dinner options.

Terminal B


Chili’s Too
Where: Near Entrance to gates B60-68.
What: All your Chili’s favorites and a full bar.

The Unusual Times
Where: Near gate B53.
What: Full bar with dinner and lunch options.

McGinley’s Pub
Where: Concourse B3 near Gate B60
What: Full bar and pub food

City Point Bar
What: As far as aiport bars goes this one seems to be pretty good. We aren't too sure what kinds of food they offer, but a chicken caesar salad was mentioned in a Yelp review and that sounds great to us.
Where: Course Level near entrance to concourse B1

Belgian Beer Café
What: Looking for a beer garden? This is about as close as you're gonna get in this terminal. There probably isnt a live band though.
Where: Concourse B2 near gate B56

Terminal C

Vino Volo
What: Wine, wine and more wine.
Where: Terminal C near gates C70-99

Samuel Adam’s Brew Club
What: We don't want to assume, but we're betting that this place serves a good Sam Adams.
Where: Terminal C near gates C101-115

Guinness Pub:
What: One Yelp reviewer said that although "this place is NOT an authentic irish pub, [she was] impressed because the bartenders actually knew how to properly pour a Guinness." Sounds good to us!
Where:Terminal C near gate C84).

Heineken Lounge
What: Keeping with the theme of branded bars, this lounge serves Heineken along with cocktails and other bar goodies.
Where:Terminal C near gate C102.

 
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