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The Library at the Public

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425 Lafayette St., New York, NY 10003 40.729137 -73.992028
nr. Astor Pl.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-539-8777 Send to Phone

  • Cuisine: American Nouveau, Gastropub
  • Price Range: $$$

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Daily, 5:30pm-2am



Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Bar Scene
  • Celeb-Spotting
  • Dine at the Bar
  • Hot Spot
  • Late-Night Dining
  • Notable Chef
  • Reservations Not Required


  • Full Bar


Accepted/Not Necessary


Andrew Carmellini's mezzanine lounge at the Public Theater. Starters include a kale salad with Vermont cheddar and a span of crowd-pleasers like fried calamari, chicken-fried chicken wings, and fennel-glazed St. Louis ribs. Cocktails include the hearty-sounding Ode to Loggerhead, made of Blackwell rum, house Falernum, Belgian ale, and egg.