The Monkey Bar & Grill, a legendary New York night spot, is now one of the city's most popular and stylish restaurants. Its inventive Asian Fusion cuisine is also available to Hotel Elysee's guests through room service. Currently celebrating its 80th anniversary, this legendary bar has been frequented by such luminaries as Tallulah Bankhead, Joe DiMaggio, Tennessee Williams, Marlon Brando and Ava Gardner. The overall ambiance taps into the location's unique history and features executive chef Julian Claus Ehlers array of American and Continental cuisine. Monkey Bar and Grill was voted the No. 1 bar in New York by Gourmet Magazine's latest readers' poll.