Just outside the Canal Street A-C-E stop, Nancy Whiskey can be found beneath a couple of nondescript green awnings on Lispenard Street. Pressed tin ceilings, shuffleboard and a healthy collection of memorabilia, Nancy is a holdout from bygone days when neighborhood pubs abounded, strewn with intoxicated regulars feeding quarters into the jukebox and swaying to the beat.
Image: Nancy Whiskey Pub
- cheap date
What to drink
A pitcher of something cold.
Nancy Whiskey gets started early. Like, 9 a.m. early during the week.
Manhattan was once awash in neighborhood pubs, crappy booze dens and dives of unmentionable grit and grime. But with ...