Studio Square isnt the only outdoor destination that has just opened in Long Island City the rooftop bar at the Ravel Hotel soft-opened yesterday. Though a food program isnt yet in place (the grand opening is in June), you can currently order rum punch, strawberry caipiroskas, and frozen blueberry mojitos for $10 to $14. Beers are $7. Hours are from 5 p.m. till 1 a.m. on weekdays and from noon till 2 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Rooftop at Ravel, 8-08 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City; 718-289-6101