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New York City Nightlife

Half King

  • 505 W. 23rd St. Map It
  • Chelsea
  • Bars/Pubs

Updated 02/25/2014

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Writer Sebastian Junger (The Perfect Storm) is one of the owners of this would-be literary mecca. We say "would-be" because the ambience can be more pub-like than writerly—but that's fine, since the King draws such a friendly crowd (media types, mostly). We like it best for its frequent readings, gallery exhibits, and Irish-American menu.

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505 W. 23rd St., between 10th and 11th Aves., New York, New York, 10011, United States

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Updated 02/25/2014


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