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Tequila Makes My Clothes Come Off

There’s a few thoughts that go through your head when you find out about a new Mexican joint in NYC – “How is this going to be different from the others?” and “Goddamn, guac and margaritas never get old.” Camacho’s in Union Squ...
 
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Over-sized Cheese Sticks, Flaming Drinks, and a Lot of Dancing

Very few places offer up the trifecta – this is how we at Food ‘n’ Festivities categorize the spots we visit – whether it’s a good place for food, drinks, or late night shenanigans. The Late Late Bar & Spirit Grocer on Manh...
 
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A Midtown Gastropub on Steroids

Wings. Beer. Sports. Well, not quite, but we found a spot in Midtown that takes this concept and delivers it in a trendy, gastropub atmosphere. Proper West, a two-level, multi-purpose venue, has more range than Derek Jeter had ...

 
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Jaw-Dropping Chicken & Waffles With a Side of Burger

Catching brunch in the West Village on a sleepy, mildly hung-over Sunday “morning” seems ideal, until you are confronted by the crowds and hassle that leaving you longing for a place that feels like home. One step inside the Ta...
 
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Lunch. Views. Cocktails. – The Penrose

Manhattan’s Upper East Side is encumbered with bars and restaurants. Odds are that most places you’ve visited were late at night while you were inebriated, that unless you charged everything to your credit card, you probably do...
 
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Bacon Lobster Rolls. Bacon Bloody Marys. Chocolate Covered Bacon – BarBacon

You love bacon, admit it. In fact, you want bacon right now. You crave a lobster roll topped with huge chunks of bacon. You need a Bloody Mary with bacon-infused vodka. For dessert, you desire chocolate covered bacon.  Well, at...

 
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Purple Haze, and Two Exotic Drinks Called the “Salty Dawg” & the “Harlem Sizzle” – Harlem Nights

It’s Friday night, and you’re looking for a comfortable bar with great music, a friendly staff and unique drinks like Purple Haze, the Salty Dawg and the Harlem Sizzle. Well, you’re lucky because places like Harlem Nights— an e...
 
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Ox Cart Tavern—Good Old American Comfort, with a Twist

Offering traditional American comfort food with a twist, Ox Cart Tavern is determined to make itself a neighborhood favorite. The bar’s name and décor deliberately callback the area’s rural past and Dutch heritage. For those le...
 
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Prohibition—The Spirit(s) of the 20s Lives!

New York. The 1920s. Prohibition. Not to fear, there’s still somewhere to wet your whistle. There’s a speakeasy over on Columbus. Just say my name and they’ll take care of you proper. But shhh, keep it under your hat… if ...

 
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Franklin Park Bar & Beer Garden – A Hidden Gem

Franklin Park Bar and Beer Garden can be overlooked on a stroll down Franklin Avenue, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. At first glance, the Dutch Boy Burger sign is misleading. The quaint, vintage-inspired burger joint is street sid...