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Nublu

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62 Ave. C, New York, NY 10009 40.722502 -73.979677
nr. 5th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
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Official Website

nublu.net

Hours

Daily, 8pm-4am

Nearby Subway Stops

F, V at Lower East Side-Second Ave.

Payment Methods

Cash Only

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"The bar with the blue light out in front?" That’s how this Avenue C joint is most frequently referred to, and for a reason: It's got no recognizable signage to speak of. This low-key approach will work for a while to keep the throngs at bay, but Nublu is such a charming addition to the Alphabet City bar scene the place could be boarded up and downtown imbibers would still be demanding entry. Try to make it to Nublu during warmer months, as its outdoor garden is the prime attraction. ("Garden" is perhaps misleading—the sea of green the outdoor space looks onto is more like a jungle dropped into the middle of the city.) Or recline indoors on one of the brightly-colored, tennis-ball-like ottomans. A rotating roster of DJs spins nightly, supplemented by the occasional live performance. Come early for a pleasant, after-work hang; later, to rub up against super-sweaty party people.

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