Econo Lodge Times Square
302 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 246-1991
Fax: (212) 246-0263
As fancy as its name, Copacabana is a glitzy venue featuring some of the best gigs and events in New York City. Complete with a decor that is classy yet traditional, the palm trees, multi-colored furnishings and rich carpets all add up to the charm of this hip spot. It is a versatile event space that can host all kinds of events. From fund raisers to corporate meetings, fashion shows to private celebrations, this venue promises to hold them all with great aplomb. And that's not all! Leave the dining and decoration details to the meticulous staff who make sure that your event a successful and memorable one. Popular musicians like Carmen Miranda, Stevie Wonder, Johnny Desmond and a host of others have played here.
Times Square is proud to have a gem like Opera Nightclub among so many others. As you walk in, you'll see decently sized corridor and and classy looking staircase. Moreover this fine establishment is accessorized with chandeliers, opera posters and lighting which is perfect for this nightclub. With drinks available at at reasonable rates, this nightclub boasts about the hot waitresses, which is one reason many guys drop by. Moreover, the music too is just right for everyone to enjoy. A great place to drop by with your friends.
If Latin dance is your thing, Club Cache is a must visit in the city. Open Thursdays and Fridays until late, Club Cache is an underground salsa club that's all about the dancing. Here, you won't find ostentatious decor or amazing pyrotechnics; what you will find is a palpable love of dance shared by everyone here, from the tune-spinning DJ to the greenest novice. Whether you are just getting into salsa or you're advanced, grab a partner and check it out!
If you are into the swing dancing craze, this jazz and supper club, Swing 46, specializes in the big band sound. Its romantic, retro ballroom ambiance will provide you with a highly pleasurable night out with that special someone. And if you need to brush up on your steps, lessons are given every night at 9p. The American menu features dishes like Oysters Rockefeller, and filet mignon topped with enoki mushrooms. Fun bands like 'The Flying Neutrinos' perform regularly.
A popular jazz club, Birdland is dedicated to Charlie Parker, a famed jazz musician nicknamed Bird. Located on West 44th Street, this place is all about soulful jazz music. Well spread with simple decor, the food here is typically spicy Southern cooking. The sirloin steak with gravy and the pork medallions with collared greens are worth trying. Musical greats like John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis and, of course, Charlie Parker have all performed here. All in all, Birdland is a great place for jazz music. Glance through their website to see who's playing when.
A local destination, Blue Angel is famous for its 1940-50s look and appeal. The venue regularly presents live music venue and cabaret shows.
The Tonic Bar is a fantastic restrobar located in the city of New York. Though a little on the loud side, with bold red and brown making up the interiors coupled with the blaring music from the plasma tv's; this place is a good spot to hang-out after work. The bar serves Italian, Cajun and American cuisine, while there is an extensive list for drinks which spans wines and interesting combinations of cocktails. Sports fans regularly throng the place, enjoying a game on the large screen plasma tv's and it is also a great place to host a party. Try to get in early on weekends, as the place is a popular haunt for tourists visiting Manhattan.
New York is indisputably the hub of jazz music. It's the ideal place where jazz lovers meet and exchange ideas. Iridium Jazz Club, located in the glitzy Upper West Side, offers unlimited soothing music to patrons. Live concerts by versatile performers from around the world make the experience especially interesting. What's more, the bar provides guests all kinds of drinks that helps them jazz the night away.
Therapy is the cool and chilled out lounge set in a former carriage house, but it surely exudes style and warmth. After a day filled with traffic woes and office deadlines, all you need is good music, delicious food and your favorite drink. Gorge on the chicken sandwich or the Therapy Burger and enjoy the shows. Catch the 'Comedy Hour' show and you will forget all your tensions and worries. Truly a hip and happening place always buzzing with enthusiastic crowd.
The Flaming Saddles Saloon, voted as the best country gay bar, offers a world of fun with cute dancing bartenders performing to the music and to the crowds. This nightclub has a Western theme, hence the country music. The food consists of chili and sliders, and beer makes up most of the beverage list, though cocktails and sangria also feature on the menu. The happy hour deals drive one crazy with their cheap prices. The ambiance is one of a never ending party with everyone dancing to the grooving music, and heart-stoppingly handsome gay men hanging out together.
Located on the second floor of the famous Studio 54 in New York, Upstairs is a bar and a nightclub and a venue for hosting private parties too. What was once termed as a high-tech bar and hosted the ultimate parties in town, Studio 54 was unceremoniously closed down by its owners and re-opened as a theater venue later. Upstairs at Studio 54, is a form of tribute to legendary Studio 54. The captivating atmosphere of the club and the rocking music that it features, make it the perfect venue for a great night out. The club also provides great food and drinks and you can also see live bands performing occasionally. A number of concerts and musicals are also staged at this place.
Iguana New York is a Mexican food paradise right inside the hep city of New York. While you will be amazed to just dive into a myriad flavors of Margaritas and Mojitos here, Chicken Taquitos and Quesadillas are some dishes that would totally put you on an altogether another high. Iguana has splendid decor with separate levels for dining and dancing so you can enjoy both in their exclusive zones respectively. The club also hosts parties and events upon request.