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Employees Only

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West Village
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510 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2854
+1 212-242-3021
18:00 - 04:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 04:00
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed this amazing place. Dinner and drinks were good and the environment was abdolutely very cool. Great service! Highly reccommend if you are in NYC.

Thank LuvTravellingRoma
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations to be safe. The food was really good. The drinks too. The place is fun and active. Cozy to boarding on cramped, all in all a fun place.

Thank DrSeussTravels
New York City, New York
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229 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this tiny speakeasy bar in West Village quite by chance - a very small door with "Psychic" written in neon - little did we know that it held the secret of one of the best cocktail bars in NYC! We tried a few, but fell in love with their whisky based cocktails - Manhattan and Old Fashioned. Mixologist... More 

Thank jigiindia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best cocktails....augmented by tarot card readings on the porch.....! Extremely crowded on Sunday, but the bartenders will find you and work their magic!

Thank jbird1a
Istanbul, Turkey
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232 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice crowd, nice cocktails, decent door policy, cool music that is not loud and an enjoyable weekend place.

Thank Feyzi E
Barcelona, Spain
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224 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Elegant busy and great vibed bar. Smart bar staff in white coats serve the most incredible cocktails - never had anything so good! Will return!

Thank LongIdler
Newport Beach, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great place to bring business clients. Nice mix of people and great atmosphere. We just stayed in the bar for a liquid dinner. It was 3 to 4 people deep to try and get a drink. There is only 1 bathroom for the bar area and that was a big bummer.

Thank doribme
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in unannounced with a friend and the staff made a real effort to make a table free for us. It was mainly diners at that stage but both the security guard AND hostess made a point of not letting us leave and making sure we were seated right away. Cocktails we fantastic and service as you would expect. When... More 

Thank Daniel G
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Doesn't get any better than EO the West Village "speakeasy". I had the Manhattan and my wife had the French Martini. In fact it's the only thing she wanted for her birthday. Saturday night is crowded and you'll probably have to wait but it'll be worth it.

Thank Greg B
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Imagine this: an aspiring bartender visiting this bar and ended up meeting and getting served drinks from the guy who inspired his dreams of being a bartender. That is exactly what happened to one of my good friends when we visited this bar in November. The lead bartender Steve Schneider was supposedly in Singapore. After lining up for about half... More 

Thank Iris L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, International
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 04:00
18:00 - 04:00
18:00 - 04:00
18:00 - 04:00
18:00 - 04:00
18:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2854
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-242-3021

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in West Village

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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 stroll down elegant narrow streets with beautiful brownstones. When you need a break, you can always stop in at one of the many quaint eateries or cafes to soak in the atmosphere, or head to the western edge of the neighborhood to enjoy magnificent waterfront views while taking a leisurely walk in Hudson River Park.
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