Where to drink like it’s 1920: NYC speakeasies

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On Jan. 16, 1919, a constitutional amendment went into effect disallowing the consumption of alcohol in the U.S. A year later, the nation went dry. And the ban on alcohol lasted until 1933.

Though liquor is legal again, there are hidden gems in New York City where revelers can recreate the Prohibition era.

Here are a selection of the city’s remaining speakeasies – and bars that feel like speakeasies:

The Backroom

Employees Only

The Garret

The Blind Barber

Please Don’t Tell (PDT)

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