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75 Solid

Andrew Carmellini’s mezzanine lounge at the Public Theater.

425 Lafayette St., New York, NY, 10003


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The lowdown

The chef Andrew Carmellini is behind this mezzanine lounge at the East Village’s Public Theater. The multi-culti menu has a classic Caeser salad, al pastor tacos, and other crowd-pleasers like fried calamari and fennel-glazed St. Louis ribs. Along with a list of house cocktails, they offer a make-your-own–Old Fashioned option.

What you need to know

DrinksFull Bar

Noise LevelCivilized