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Amor y Amargo

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443 E 6th St, New York City, NY 10009-6340
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“bitters” (19 reviews)
“negroni” (3 reviews)
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443 E 6th St, New York City, NY 10009-6340
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Teeny little bar with incredible cocktails. We loved drinking here! The bartender (max) was warm, friendly and helpful. If you like unique craft cocktails, don't miss this spot!

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stumbled upon this place. I'm new to the bitter liqueur world, but I love it nonetheless. They have all things bitter. Go. Go now. It's tiny, but the drinks are great.

Thank prock75
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I go to Amor Y Amargo every time I am in NY. Friendly , creative, talented bartenders. They can make anything. Just tell them the types of drinks you like or the flavor profile you prefer. People who don't know bitters "get it" after I...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

A small cozy bar offering a huge selection of classic Italian & craft bitters. The bartender, Sean was friendly, taught us a lot, and shared many insightful tips. Being a bitters fan, I wanted to try many ...after a classic (rye) Manhattan, I got an...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 28 November 2016

First off the space is gorgeous, warm, inviting, quirky, and naturally so, not like some places that "try" to be that. Their selection for bitters, amaro and cocktails is unlike no other. The staff and servers are passionate, geeked out (in the most favorable, complimentary...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This is a small little place that specializes in bitters. You have to be able to handle that after taste with each sip. I ordered a negroni- it was way too bitter for me. My husband got something with dark rum his was much better....More

Thank Arch L
Reviewed 15 August 2016

What a charming little bar. Stopped here to get a Negroni (the internet told me this was the best one to be had in NYC). It was mixed with skill. Had a second cocktail I liked even more (though, unfortunately, the name escapes me). The...More

Thank Thero_Kenman
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Had two brilliant cocktails here - not shy on the alcohol! Came here on a recommendation from a friend and exceeded expectations - Austin provided great service and gave a lot of tips on other bars in the area

Thank lukeroche
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Actually stumbled upon AyA by accident walking to another cocktail lounge. I recognized the name from a recent hot spots list so we went in for a drink. Very small place. About the size of a street side coffee bar. Eclectic decor. Their cocktail list...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

We came into this bar rather late before closing time, but the still got served. The bar is small, but has a good atmosphere and good drinks.

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 443 E 6th St, New York City, NY 10009-6340
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
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