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The scene is vibrant and lively at King Cole Bar. Open from 11:30 a.m. to 1 a.m. Monday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. on Sunday, King Cole Bar is a popular place for lunch and filled from wall to wall for after-work drinks and post-theater reveling.
The scene at the King Cole Bar is a mix of hotel guests and regulars alike. Expect to see a business crowd mixed with curious tourists during lunch and dinner on weeknights, as well as couples dressed up and en route to special occasions like a Broadway show or dinner nearby. There’s also a healthy pick-up scene at this bar, so don’t be alarmed if someone down the bar sends you a cocktail or makes extended eye contact. The atmosphere was boisterous and lively, yet relaxed. There is a comfort and ease that exists in the room — the bartenders and guests are there for a reason: All seemed eager to chat, meet new people, and unwind.