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Cloister Cafe

238 E. 9th St., between 2nd and 3rd Aves., New York City, NY (East Village)
212/777-9128
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Ranked #292 of 775 nightlife in New York City
Description: The large outdoor garden is a major attraction of this Greenwich Village bar.
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Lititz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

Restful music and relaxing atmosphere. Good food. It had been many years since we were here and did not realize the outside garden was now a hookah lounge. We were square and ate indoors to avoid the smoke. Our server was friendly but overworked and slow. Still, we enjoyed it.

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palm beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art houses its medieval collection of art work at the Cloisters, just north of the MMA, about a15 minute drive, with lots of parking. In addition to paintings, there are wood carvings and medieval furniture. There are also lovely gardens with fountains to wander through. The building itself is a replica of a cloister that might... More

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