L is for Lounges
Celebrate in style with New York City's hottest lounges on New Year's Eve

If you're looking for a swank, hip lounge to celebrate this New Year's Eve, you might want to check out some of these hot venues in NYC to kick off the New Year

At La Zarza, voted East Village's number one exotic resto-lounge, they will be hosting a five hour open bar, including a champagne toast at midnight. Even better, a ticket to La Zarza includes a complimentary ticket to the Juliet after party.

Not far away is Ella, a jazz centered lounge with a theme based on the legend Ella Fitzgerald. This Art Deco design and vintage Chanel posters make this place a 1920's throwback.

In Union Square, there's a lounge called Forum that will make you feel like you just transported back in time Ancient Rome. Hipsters, models, and young professionals collide at this sizzling party.

Check back tomorrow for more of our insider's guide to New Year's Eve.