Bāng Bar

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David Chang’s inventive, affordable option in a shopping complex otherwise largely devoted to name-brand fine-dining destinations.

10 Columbus Cir., third fl., New York, NY, 10019

https://bangbar.xyz/

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Since opening at Columbus Circle, David Chang’s Bāng Bar has been mobbed by midtown hordes apparently starved for his unconventional take on kebab sandwiches — marinated meat carved off vertical spits and swaddled in griddled flatbread. And no wonder — it’s an inventive, affordable option in a shopping complex otherwise largely devoted to name-brand fine-dining destinations like Masa and Per Se.

Rob Patronite and Robin Raisfeld

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Insider Tips Cashless.

DrinksNo Alcohol

Noise LevelCivilized