Overlooking the Hudson River, the Rusty Knot is a nouveau dive-cum-tiki hut with stylishly outdated linoleum floors, bamboo bars, pleather lounge chairs and a solid menu of tropical drinks guaranteed to knock you on your ass. Thanks to the fish tank and the guy at the bar with stringy hair, the Rusty Knot feels a little like a stoner’s basement, just with really good Mai Tais and cleaner bathrooms.
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NeighborhoodWest Village →
Manhattan was once awash in neighborhood pubs, crappy booze dens and dives of unmentionable grit and grime. But with ...