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Top 10 Secret Bars & Restaurants in New York

La Esquina Bar New York

1 //La Esquina

Located north of Little Italy, La Esquina serves market fresh Authentic Mexican food in 3 distinct spaces at one location.

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2 //Wallflower

This is the newest restaurant in its area, with a very intimate setting, located in the West Village of NYC.

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Back Room bar in New York

3 //Backroom

The Back Room is one of only two speakeasies in New York City that operated during Prohibition and is still in existence today. This bar is located on the Lower East Side.

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4 //Bathtub Gin

Located in Chelsea, the name is for literal interpretation. The Food Menu is the creation of Chef Joe Mallol from Harry's Cafe and Steak and Vintry Wine and Whisky. Cocktails are created by world-renowned Sean Muldoon from the Merchant Hotel in Belfast UK.

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Bathtub gin bar New York
Blind Barber bar in New York

5 //Blind Barber

Great bar in East Village and very authentic. The entrance I through a real barber shop, and the bar is just past a door inside the establishment. Blind Barber hopes to create an identity that will cultivate personalities; a brand and place where creative come to be inspired as well as inspire others.

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6 //Please Don't Tell

PDT is located on East Village and known to be the cocktail-lounge and hotdog spot for grown-ups.

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Burger Joint bar in New York

7 //Burger Joint

For a great burger in New York City, visit the hidden behind-the-curtain spot in the atrium lobby of Le Parker Meridien Hotel, Midtown West.

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8 //Attaboy

Two longstanding bartenders from Milk & Honey make the best cocktails in town – no menu. Attaboy is located in the Lower East Side.

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Attaboy bar New York
Old Rabbit bar in New York

9 //123 Old Rabbit Club?

In Greenwich Village, this subterranean speakeasy serves over 70 beers, including a number of ultra-rare Czech and German ales. It's cozy and cave-like.

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10 //Est. 1986

Koreatown’s best kept secret is buried inside of the drab Hotel Stanford on 32nd Street, in a hallway on the second floor. This bar serves strong mixed drinks and a good selection of wines by the glass.

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Est 1986 bar New York