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The Duplex

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Address: 61 Christopher St, New York City, NY 10014
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+1 212-255-5438
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16:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 04:00

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Among the best piano bar in NYC

Right in the core of the famous Greenwich village. A great place where to have a drink and listen to live music! Fridays and Saturdays are very busy but always great fun with... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
ARZ1967
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Right in the core of the famous Greenwich village. A great place where to have a drink and listen to live music! Fridays and Saturdays are very busy but always great fun with great singers picked out of the audience. Maria Gentile and other bar tenders are all amazing singers!

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Thank ARZ1967
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a cute little cabaret bar! It felt like a proper family run business where all the staff knew most of the customers names. Everyone was so friendly to each other and singing along to the piano.! The guy on piano was amazing, any song requested and he knew it. All the staff took a turn at singing their own... More 

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Thank Jordan M
Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So I have gone to this place mulitple times. I still love all the singing at the piano bar. However, the place has more and more bachelorette parties and straight people at the bar. That is not a problem, but it is changing into a bar instead of a gay bar.

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Thank SL8G
Atlanta, GA
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43 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Great place to visit for good drinks, awesome staff and good fun live piano music. Jerry put on a high energy show and Maria joined in with her beautiful voice. Great fun !

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Thank BigJimAtlanta_GA
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The music drew us into this bar! A grand piano in the corner, pianist singing a duet with the guy behind the bay, making drinks with one hand and a microphone in the other. Lively, happy music. Other waiters and waitresses sang aswell - all had great voices. Good service. Would definitely recommend for a lively sing-a-long and friendly atmosphere

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

My wife and I were just visiting NYC and decided to take a cab down to Greenwich Village, as we walked past the Duplex bar the place was rocking at 8pm on a Sunday evening, the entertainment was a very talented musician playing the piano and singing, all the staff were fabulous vocalists too, the flamboyance and flare was stunning,... More 

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Thank Bob G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic bar, we stumbled upon this place and I'm so glad we did. We saw a group of people sat round a piano and a pianist which we automatically gravitated to. We were made to feel extremely welcome and even joined in on a few songs. If I lived here this would be my regular haunt.

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Thank Anthony S
South Amboy, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Brought my show to the Duplex Cabaret Theater along with Tym Moss and Robbyne Kaamil and had a blast. Truly the best CROWD comes in here and no one judges anybody. Special SHOUT OUT to Lisa/Thomas/Poppi/Michael and the ENTIRE Staff who make everyone feel welcome. I couldn't imagine spending PRIDE anywhere else for this special PRIDE in NYC!

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Thank Ike A
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58 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Visited one Sunday night with my partner and a friend what a hoot! We had just spent the night at Lips then followed one of the queens over. The drag show was mint still laughing at the lion king number. We then sat down stairs and the young lad who was playing the piano and signing was really good such... More 

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Thank Stephen S
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We came across this bar for a quick search of places to go in the west village. It's located right next to the metro, which was great considering the torrential downpour that was happening at the time. What a great place this is! Downstairs is a bar with a piano player, who for a tip will play requests. Also very... More 

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Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the West Village is one of the city’s most coveted addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture, this neighbourhood has a unique old-world feel. You won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan. Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you stroll down elegant narrow streets with beautiful brownstones. When you need a break, you can always stop in at one of the many quaint eateries or cafes to soak in the atmosphere, or head to the western edge of the neighborhood to enjoy magnificent waterfront views while taking a leisurely walk in Hudson River Park.
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