St Mark's in the Bowery
Though it’s most popular with East Village locals for its cultural offerings – such as poetry readings hosted by the Poetry Project or...
St Marks Place
One of the most magical things about New York is that every street tells a story, from the action unfurling before your eyes to the...
Sing Sing Karaoke
A chuckle-worthy reference to the nearby state prison, Sing Sing is exactly as it sounds – swing by to belt your heart out.
A bustling tribute to the area’s Ukrainian past, Veselka dishes out varenyky (handmade dumplings) and veal goulash amid the usual...
220 E 9th St · interesting places nearby
There's no place to sit and the lines can be long, but for a scrumptious Japanese snack, this takeaway is tops. The options: okonomiyaki (fried Japanese-style 'pancake' made of cabbage, with squid, shrimp, beef or pork) or takoyaki (croquettes filled with chopped octopus or squid). All are topped with mayonnaise-like sauce and bonito (fish flakes).