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115 Macdougal St, New York City, NY 10012-1202
Greenwich Village
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 Star Fabulous!!!! Brilliant night - the house band are fantastic! Would definitely recommend you go if you get the chance!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank DebbieF2026
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on Friday night, after reseving and getting half an hour before the 'show' began. Unfortunately, they have the habbilt of squeezing 4 people per bench, no matter how big they are, and who they are. If you sit in the end of the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Live music and great food in this iconic bar. Situated in busy Greenwich village, good music and lively atmosphere

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Glynis T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was amazing. The music was brilliant. Soul man amazing voice. The house band was amazing the voices well blew us away.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank traciebttybp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a little street in Greenwich Village there is a club called Cafe Wha? To enter you have to descend down a set of stairs to the bar and stage area. It was all dimly lit in purple colors and was a very cozy. We...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank karen k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with my girlfriend and two grown up kids. Arrived in NYC late afternoon from London. Everyone was exhausted and I needed all of my powers of persuasion to convince everyone that it was going to be worth the trip from our apartment in Brooklyn...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ibleedred
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A day in NYC can be so exhausting, nothing beats sitting back and enjoying the music from Cafe Wha? A great mix of tunes across genres, one can truly sit back, switch off for the day and zone out to the music played. If you...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Bernardine S
Reviewed September 14, 2019

Awful customer experience. After today's poor customer service from the hostess and the manager, I will no longer come to this place which I used to recommend to everyone. Tonight, the venue was half empty. The waitress managed to seat 4 in our booth for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Milisiana
Reviewed September 14, 2019

The hostess was extremely arrogant not only with us but also with her colleagues. The place had a lot of empty sits but she managed to put 4 of us in a boot for 3. The manager didn't care when we told him we were...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank uruku1
Reviewed September 9, 2019 via mobile

It wasn't our first time at Cafe wha, we have made it a habit to go there every time we're in NYC. We were there on 9/8/19 and it was amazing!! The lineup was great so everybody was on their feet the whole night !...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Greenwich Village
Commonly known as “the Village” to New Yorkers, it was
here in Greenwich Village that both 1960’s counter
culture and the LGBT movement were born. Famous for
its bohemian past, head to Washington Square Park to
get a feel for this diverse and energetic
neighbourhood. You’ll find NYU students, street
performers, skateboarders, kids frolicking in the
fountain, and locals relaxing and playing chess.
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October 20, 2016|
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Response from marycK3413VD | Reviewed this property |
We went there in September, and it was fantastic. The house band were so versatile and did everyone from Jimi Hendrix to Bob Marley. There was something for everyone. My husband & I have completely different tastes in music... More
June 22, 2016|
Response from PousadaCantinho | Reviewed this property |
Nao, during the week it's not full.