Mon-Wed, 11:30am-midnight; Thu, 11:30am-2am; Fri, 11:30am-4am; Sat, 10am-4am; Sun, 10am-midnight
A, C, E at 14th St.; L at Eighth Ave.
American Express, MasterCard, Visa
12th St. to 26th St., Eighth Ave. to West Side Hwy.
The menu has unexpected highlights (wood-oven pizza, warm lentil salad, banana wontons), but this place is happy to be a surround-sound-and-light show, a Boscobel for downtown. Hint: If the word Area, with a capital A, sparks fond nocturnal memories, hail a cab down here now.Weddings
This 7,800-square-foot former taxi garage in Chelsea has three Asian-accented areas for wedding parties, including an outdoor garden oasis. Most couples opt for the third-floor penthouse with glass ceilings and an enclosed deck. Prices upon request.