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looking for nice bars, spots for drinks heading west on 23rd St.

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rcburli Nov 7, 2010 03:26 PM

Will be taking subway from UES down to 23rd St. and will be walking west towards 8th Ave.
Are there any nice bar stops on the way? Or a good destination bar?
This is for cocktails before late dinner in Chelsea.

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    Blumie Nov 7, 2010 04:55 PM

    Nuela, on 24th just east of 6th, has a nice bar with Latin-themed drinks. Markt, on 21st and 6th, has an awesome Belgian beer selection.

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    Markt
    676 6th Ave, New York, NY 10010

    Nuela
    43 W 24th St, New York, NY 10010

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      kathryn Nov 7, 2010 07:16 PM

      If you can go a little bit south, I'd stop in at the Flatiron Lounge. Rye House is another option -- much more casual/lively. There's also Raines Law Room, which I've not been to but heard good things about. Maybe the bar at Eleven Madison Park if you're dressed up a little bit.

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      Eleven Madison Park
      11 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10010

      Flatiron Lounge
      37 W 19th St, New York, NY 10011

      Raines Law Room
      48 W 17th St, New York, NY 10011

      Rye House
      11 W 17th St, New York, NY 10011

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        InfoMofo Nov 8, 2010 06:20 AM

        Raines Law Room is a really nice spot- and very unusual. However, I wouldn't recommend it if you have a large party.

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        Raines Law Room
        48 W 17th St, New York, NY 10011

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