The new year brings exciting new possibilities. So if you’re feeling adventurous and ready to enjoy your first night out on the town in 2016, we’ve got you covered. Today we’re teaming up with the Nightclub and Bar Media Group to unveil the Top Rated New Nightlife Hotspots that opened in the last 12 months.
This top 50 list has a unique twist: it features the highest rated new hotspot from every state in America. From live music at Jazz Bistro in Alaska, to cocktails with a retro-chic vibe at The Continental in Miami, these hip local businesses offer something for every taste.
To create this list, Yelp data scientists pulled all U.S. businesses under “Nightlife” on Yelp that opened in 2015. From there, they identified the best bars and restaurants in each state based on star rating. Keep reading to find out who the winners are!