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Hudson Bar & Books

636 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-5195
+1 212-229-2642
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Worth a visit - great whiskey and cigar menu

Amazing place - quirky and of the beaten track. Thanks to a friend who lives in NY took us there... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Lily A
Daylesford, Australia
via mobile
Random stop

A friend and I were walking around and saw the name of the bar and was intrigued. What a find... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Gainesville, Georgia
via mobile
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28 May 2017
“Worth a visit - great whiskey and cigar menu”
28 Apr 2017
“Random stop”
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Hours Today: 14:00 - 04:00
636 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-5195
West Village
+1 212-229-2642
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing place - quirky and of the beaten track. Thanks to a friend who lives in NY took us there. Great cocktails too Do yourself a favour and after cocktail go for a stroll through the neighborhood

Thank Lily A
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A friend and I were walking around and saw the name of the bar and was intrigued. What a find!!! Whiskey and cigar menus!! Old dark wood walls and tin ceilings. Beautiful bar and detailed service. Will definitely return.

Thank AprilFNP
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

A great place for cigar smokers, others be warned if you don't like that scene. Staff is friendly and helpful, cigars are delightful. In the winter the outdoor enclosure provides some good warmed and place to sit. Highly recommend. It New York so don't expect...More

Thank Monica M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This little bar is so fun- it feels like an old library, and you can smoke cigars. We used to spend a lot of time here during college.

Thank Marie J
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

One of the rare spots in NYC where one can enjoy a drink AND a cigar. They have an excellent selection of both. The service is spot on. Its located in the trendiest neighborhood in the city, yet it is quiet and unassuming

Thank Bill J
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Great cigar bar with cocktails. Good selection of cigars, but it can get very smoke-filled (duh, I know). I love smoking cigars so always make sure I stay nearby.

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 29 December 2015

The list for both items is endless and very well stocked, If you want to smoke your own cigars or cigarettes there is a fee which the guy sitting next to us thought was fair and I agree.. there are not many places to go...More

Thank melsawyer
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Surprised by the Cigar "uncorking" fee I sat down to write this review. Arriving late in NYC I decided to find a place close to my hotel to smoke a cigar. I took my cigar case and headed out (thanks to yelp). I came to...More

Thank in_the_know044
Reviewed 23 August 2015

A vast and impressive selection of scotches from around the world , from the major to the almost unheard of distilleries,along with wines and cocktails all in a " British gentleman's club" atmosphere whilst enjoying a cigar either on the kerbside tables or inside. I...More

Thank 954WilliamG
Reviewed 30 July 2015

After sightseeing we just needed drinks and saw this place with tempting name. It was afternoon so there were only few people in smoking big fat cigars. My husband smokes cigars so we were pleased to find this kind of place. They have a nice...More

Thank Tiiti
West Village
Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the
West Village is one of the city’s most coveted
addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and
cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture,
this neighbourhood has a unique old-world feel. You
won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan.
Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to
get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you
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20 October 2017|
Response from AprilFNP | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can smoke cigarettes.