Explore the Mad Men Sites of New York

We can't wait for the return of Mad Men to AMC this Sunday. Fortunately, NYCGo, New York's tourism site, has compiled a great list of sites featured in the hit series to help us pretend we're in the ultra-hip 1960s with Don, Betty, Pete, Roger, Peggy, Joan, Sal (we miss Sal!) and the rest of the Sterling Cooper (Draper Pryce) gang. (Don't bother looking for 405 Madison Avenue, the purported address of the advertising agency—it doesn't exist.)

The Pierre New York (2 E. 61st St.): The Pierre became a central locale on Mad Men in the season three finale when room 435 was transformed into the makeshift offices of new agency Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce.

The Roosevelt Hotel
(45 E. 45th St.): This hotel was the site of Sal Romano's date with a Belle Jolie representative and Don's temporary bachelor pad after Betty,  kicked him out of the house in season two.

Sardi's (234 W. 44th St.): This theater district restaurant is where Don and Bobbie Barrett celebrated the sale of TV pilot Grin and Barrett with drinks. (Be sure to visit the upstairs lounge and snack on cheese and crackers while celeb-spotting.)

The Grand Central Oyster Bar & Restaurant (89 E. 42nd St., Lower Concourse): This midtown eatery in the basement of the iconic train terminal is where Roger and Don shared a few too many lunchtime cocktails in season one, leading to a memorable reaction in front of of Richard Nixon's campaign staffers back at the office.

P.J. Clarke's (915 Third Ave.): In season one, the gang drank and danced the twist at this famous New York watering hole in celebration of Peggy's copy for the Belle Jolie ad campaign.

Bloomingdale's (1000 Third Ave.): Pete Campbell was caught by an old friend in the returns line here exchanging a duplicate wedding gift—a ceramic Chip ‘n’ Dip—during his lunch break.

The Waldorf=Astoria (301 Park Ave., pictured above): Hotelier Conrad Hilton (whose Hilton hotel empire, incidentally, owns and operates The Waldorf=Astoria) met with Don in his suite and (quite rightly) praised the food ("best kitchen in the world—got a salad named after it!"). To sample some of the food for yourself, including the signature Waldorf salad, get a table at the Bull and Bear Steakhouse, or tuck into one of the City's most indulgent brunches at Peacock Alley.

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