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Beekman Bar and Books

889 First Ave. (E. 50th St.) Send to Phone
212-758-6600 | Menu
This cigar bar-lounge near the United Nations is anything but a reading room.

Dinner nightly
Open late

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Beekman Bar and Books Restaurant Review

: With two outposts in New York and Prague, this Eastside spot is swankier than its brethren. The d├ęcor is bordello chic and the dress code (jacket preferred, no tennis shoes) is enforced. The long list of premium whiskies and the backroom cigar-smoking space inspire lingering. Food is an afterthought, but for the hungry there's plenty to nosh, including prosciutto-topped pizza, finger sandwiches, steamed dumplings and cheese plates.
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