6pm-8pm; specials vary
6 at Spring St.; B, D, F, M at Broadway-Lafayette St.; N, R at Prince St.
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Down under the restaurant, this boite is exactly what Nolita has long needed: a subdued, stylishly appointed sanctuary for grown-ups who don't need to be among a crowd of identically dressed trendies to feel validated. Don't leave without splurging on one of the luscious house cocktails, like the Cucumber Martini. Or sample New Zealand and Australian wines, also featured in the upstairs dining room.Extra
Eight Mile Creek is a stream near the owners' Australian hometown.
Picnics with a view, roller-skating nostalgia, and a party for gay headbangers.