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Friendly local shot bar, Great for groups, OK for a couple.

Ok, so I don't know where we heard about Barcelona, but the idea of a Shot Bar intrigued me. The... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2016
timeinhell
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New Jersey, USA
Friendly local bar

Came here on our first night as it read as a decent non-rip off place near our hotel. Bar staff was... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2016
woolfat
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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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“Let’s get drunk”
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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Hat can I say about this place, don’t be put off by reviews. Had absolutely amazing time here. With jet lag and the ability to enjoy a drink or 3 we stumbled out of our hotel and into this place. Amazing bar staff, well Chris...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Our friends took us here as the last stop for a bar hop. It has a crazy menu of shots only. Its the drama which comes with each shot. The Harry Potter shot is the highlight...The shot in itself was a kamakazi shot with cinnamon...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 25, 2017

We stopped here for a bachelorette party after reading reviews online. They have an extensive shot list and some of them come with special music or a skit. If you're nearby or celebrating a special event, definitely make your way here. After seeing the videos...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Fun place. For a bar, limited beer selection especially draught. They do have a dozen or so bottle choices. Come here for a fun night of shots. They do interactive and skit based shots that make for a great night. Our bartender was Jason who...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Robert S
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Went here because I heard about the Harry Potter shot. The shot in itself was a kamakazi shot with cinnamon but the best part is the show that comes with it. The bartender puts on the Potter scarf and glasses, then sets the drink on...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

The most ridiculous bar i have ever been in NY, and I leave in the city, by the way. They don't let people get in with NY id, which is ridiculous since it is the first bar in the city that ever said that to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Celso M
Reviewed May 27, 2016

Ok, so I don't know where we heard about Barcelona, but the idea of a Shot Bar intrigued me. The giant neon shot glass in the window makes no illusions as to what this place is all about. I went on a Thursday night, the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank timeinhell
Reviewed March 23, 2016

This bar is a good stop for a couple of shots. They have so many options. The $7 ones are awesome because they do skits or play music. It is even better here when it is not busy (Mondays) because the bartender can really get...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank SurviveEMS
Reviewed February 5, 2016

We had a hard time choosing between all the shots they offer in this amazing bar! We started with the 'Harry Potter' shot and were surprised of the hilarious act the bartenders offer. This bar is really vibrant and they have reasonable prices for NYC....More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank nickyc501
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Came here on our first night as it read as a decent non-rip off place near our hotel. Bar staff was friendly. Sampled the local IPA and a Knob Creek bourbon. Recommended place for an end of the night drink. Lots of weird shot combos...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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