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Bowery Poetry Club

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Address: 308 Bowery, New York City, NY 10012-2802
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+1 212-614-0505

Coffee and poems are both on the menu at this poetry cafe.

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Bowery Poetry Club is filled with some of the most enthusiastic people you will ever meet! Their shows keep you laughing while also connecting you too the more somber sides of... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Blakely H
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Bowery Poetry Club is filled with some of the most enthusiastic people you will ever meet! Their shows keep you laughing while also connecting you too the more somber sides of poets stories. This was one of my favorite experiences while visiting New York City. I was thoroughly entertained, my world views were challenged, and I surprisingly felt more educated... More 

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We went searching for this bar because we had read so much about it and it was more than we had expected! Unfortunately we could only enjoy a quick drink but that was already a nice experience! The place was beautiful! Walls were gorgeously decorated! Cocktails were perfect, staff was very friendly, the food menu looked absolutely delicious too! Everything... More 

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Davenport, Iowa
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Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

I read here last night as part of their Sunday poetry series, and it was a real treat. The venue is classy, the sound system is among the best I have ever used, and the lighting was perfectly set up. After the reading my wife and I enjoyed a couple of glasses of their house red wine, and it was... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

We stumbled in by accident and happened to catch a show and it was one of the most memorable parts of our visit to NYC! Truly wonderful. This is what I imagined 1940's burlesque and dinner theaters to be like. From the decor to the drinks to the show, TOTALLY worth it.

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Reviewed 31 December 2011

Now this small pub is what New York City is all about. Located in Bowery Street, right next to the hostel that i was staying, this is the quintessential underground New york bar. When you enter its a coffee shop full of writers and at the back is another room with the stage and a bar. I only went in... More 

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