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Carroll Place

Carroll Place

I somehow walked by Kenny’s Castaways probably around a million times in my early life and never went inside. Something about the joint¬†repelled me. Maybe…

V Bar & Cafe

V Bar & Cafe

Sure I may be kind of old to hang out in a bar this close to NYU, but when has that ever stopped me? Shit,…

SoHo Kitchen & Bar

[CLOSED] Ok, so the food is nothing to write home about, and the art on the walls looks like something out of a psychotic gym…

Otoo

Otto Enoteca Pizzeria

I can’t hear the name Otto without thinking about the worst mascot in college sports history. I’m speaking, of course, about the smiling piece of…

Bar Veloce Chelsea

Bar Veloce (Chelsea)

We serendipitously found this joint on Halloween weekend and figured out quickly that judging a crowd anywhere on or around that holiday may be a…

Ara Wine Bar

Ara Wine Bar

[CLOSED] Calling this place “sleepy” is an insult not only to the so-named dwarf, but to the institution of sleep itself. This joint is one…