What to Do in These Cities: Spring Edition

Spring has sprung! To celebrate the turn of the season and much-desired sunny (and warm!) days ahead, we’ve turned our gaze to the likes of our favorite cities for a roundup of springtime outings. From the booziest brunches to happy hour sips, we’ve got you—and your weekend plans—covered! Read on for our favorite spots in NYC, Miami, LA, Dallas, and Chicago!


Something caffeinated

  • Ralph’s Coffee for a stylish midday java run

  • Chalait for all of your matcha needs

  • Felix Roasting Co. for dreamy espresso and ricotta fig toast

Something brunch

  • Sadelle’s for NYC’s best bagel

  • Jack’s Wife Freda for healthy staples and a cozy bistro ambiance

  • Kyma for Greek plates and bottomless mimosas… need we say more?

Something fun

  • Bleecker St for post-brunch shopping at SN and more

  • The Vessel for remarkable views and follow-up shopping at Hudson Yards

  • Little Island for outdoor music and fun with your minis

  • Comedy Cellar for belly laughs and shareable bites

Something tasty

  • Via Carota for an uber-tasty, rustic Italian experience 

  • The Polo Bar for the best burger in town

  • Pastis for relaxed brasserie fare and martinis

Something boozy 

  • Thyme Bar for a speakeasy vibe and next-level cocktails

  • Bar Pendry for your Friday night plans 

  • The Crown for DJ beats and unbeatable views

Something sweet 

  • La Cabra for all East Village sweet tooth cravings

  • Emack & Bolio’s for your new favorite neighborhood ice cream

  • Fan-Fan Doughnuts for the perfect weekend morning dozen


Something caffeinated 

  • Alfred for the most Instagram-able morning pick-me-up

  • Civil Coffee for an espresso amidst your Fashion District strolling

Something fun

  • Beverly Hills Hotel for a photo-ready girls' brunch 

  • Melrose Place for drinking, dining, and shopping at our SN L.A. outpost

  • Santa Monica Farmer’s Market for a weekend stroll and local goodies

  • Melrose Rooftop Theatre for a three-course dinner and screening of your favorite flick

Something tasty

  • Little Prince for Santa Monica’s most beloved brunch scene

  • Café Gratitude for hearty, healthy plant-based dishes

  • Manuela for an impressive range of farm-to-table items 

  • The Nice Guy for a picture-perfect ambiance and refined Italian plates

Something boozy 

  • Harriet’s Rooftop Bar for chic cocktails and city views

  • E.P. & L.P. for refined, date-night rooftop cocktails and mouthwatering bites

  • Bar Bohemien for lowkey happy hour sips

Something sweet 

  • Bottega Louie for your sweet treat fix

  • Sweet Lady Jane for a much-needed jar of cake-on-the-go


Something caffeinated

  • La La Land Kind Cafe for to-die-for cold brews

  • Merit Coffee for a cozy atmosphere and morning roast 

Something brunch 

  • The French Room at The Adolphus Hotel for high tea and Sunday brunch 

  • Paradiso for all of your weekend brunching plans

  • Bistro 31 for Coco Chanel-inspired cocktails

Something fun

  • HG Sply Co for happy hour bites, rooftop cocktails, and pop-up yoga classes

  • Revelers Hall for live music and something to sip on

  • Highland Park Village for luxury shopping (pop into our SN Dallas store!) 

Something tasty

  • The Juice Bar for a cold-pressed start to your morning

  • Namo for splurge-worthy, date-night sushi

  • Taverna for quality, farm-to-table Italian dishes

Something boozy 

  • Leela’s Wine Bar for tapas, cocktails, and your favorite bubbly 

  • Barcelona Wine Bar for award-winning spirits and specialty G&Ts

  • RH Rooftop Restaurant for craft cocktails in a chic ambiance

Something sweet 

  • Boulangerie for a taste of Paris in Dallas and a très chic aesthetic

  • Emporium Pies for a slice of not-your-mama’s pie


Something caffeinated

  • All Day for Vogue-approved coffee and savory breakfast

  • Pura Vida for mid-morning iced lattes 

Something fun

  • Bal Harbour Shops for luxury boutiques and crave-worthy restaurants 

  • Miami Design District for a shop-til-you-drop kind of afternoon

  • Soho Beach House for a serene spa-beach experience 

Something tasty

  • Big Pink Miami for the tastiest hangover brunch plates

  • Makoto for the best sushi in North Beach… and beyond

  • Whitmans for a juicy NYC burger in Miami

  • Boia De for modern Italian and rare vintages

Something boozy 

  • Gitano Miami for a sophisticated rooftop scene

  • Lagniappe for tasty shareables, top-notch wine, and live music—every night

  • ScapeGoat for a chic, locals-only intimacy and specialty drinks

Something sweet 

  • Salty Donuts for the most delicious (and critically-acclaimed!) donuts

  • Vicky’s House for Miami’s retro milkshake-bar scene


Something caffeinated

  • Plein Air Cafe & Eatery for a drip coffee, glass of wine, or both at once 

  • Afro Joe’s Coffee & Tea for a trusty selection of coffee and seasonal sandwiches

Something brunch 

  • Beatnik for live music, exotic flavors, cocktails, and more

  • Adalina for pancakes and mimosas by day, pasta and limoncello by night

  • Three House for brunch *all* day 

Something fun

  • The Shops at North Bridge for your rainy-day shopping needs

  • The Bean for your quintessential Chicago photo-op

  • WNDR Museum for contemporary art installations and Instagram-ready backdrops

Something tasty

  • Le Colonial for French-Vietnamese bites after your Gold Coast stroll

  • Piccolo Sogno for traditional Italian plates to be enjoyed under patio lights

  • Rose Mary for comforting cuisine and a cozy atmosphere to match

Something boozy 

  • Celeste for cocktails, live DJs, and dancing

  • Happy Camper for pre and post-Cubs game cheers-ing and shareables

Something sweet 

  • JoJo’s Shake Bar for milkshakes that don’t mess around 

  • Pretty Cool Ice Cream for hand-dipped ice cream goodies