The Back Room

Location: 102 Norfolk St, New York, NY 10002


Phone: (212) 228-5098

Our Rating: 8.5/10

The Back Room is on of two speakeasies still operating in New York City. During the prohibition era, The Back Room operated behind the front of the "Lower East Side Toy Company." Many of the "Roaring Twenties" most notable public figures and famous gangsters like Lucky Luciano, Meyer Lansky, and Bugsy Siegel would use The Back Room as the space for their "business meetings. To get to The Back Room, find the "Lower Eastside Toy Company" sign, walk down the alleyway, up the steps, knock on the door, and provide the password. The password can be found on The Back Room's Twitter account. For more bars like this, read our 5 Speakeasy Bars To Visit in NYC.

We Recommend:

1738 Old Fashioned - $14

Sazerac - $14

Pink Slipper -$14

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