986 2nd Avenue between 52nd & 53rd • Midtown East , NY 10022 (Google Maps)
Green light, go! Traffic Bar & Restaurant is the perfect place to meet up before a big evening out.
Located in Turtle Bay, Traffic East, as it's known (they have another location in Hell's Kitchen), is a 3,500 square-foot gastro-lounge. With 21 HDTVs, two floors,a private room, an upstairs terrace, two full service bars, a full kitchen with on-premise catering, lunch & brunch and a traffic light that signals drink specials (yellow means you'd better order soon, the deal is about to end). It's also well-suited for after-work, late-night and game-time drinks.