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Uncle Charlie's Midtown

Opens in 16 min: 4:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 4:00 AM
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Intimate Piano Bar on East Side Midtown

Met local friends here on a Saturday night for late night drinks and conversation. The drag queen... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2019
LightPro
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Long Beach, California
via mobile
Nice neighborhood bar

Unpretentious, friendly and a great place to relax, listen to piano music and enjoy a drink... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
gwack
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Philadelphia
via mobile
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Mar 31, 2019
“Intimate Piano Bar on East Side Midtown ”
Aug 22, 2017
“ Nice neighborhood bar”
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139 E 45th St, New York City, NY 10017-3129
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Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Met local friends here on a Saturday night for late night drinks and conversation. The drag queen piano player kept the fun dressy crowd of mixed straight and LGBT partiers jumpin’ and jivin’. The music was just loud enough to still carry on a conversation...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LightPro
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Unpretentious, friendly and a great place to relax, listen to piano music and enjoy a drink. Staff is very friendly and they have a great selection of cocktails and beers.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank gwack
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Although it's a gay bar, a group of 30 friends (gay & straight) gathered for drinks at Uncle Charlie's. After dinner at the Chinese restaurant next door, we went up the stairs and the fun began. Live music - Kevin Windley on vocals and open...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

It's closed! No sign on the door, nothing on the website! Abandoned building!!! 😭nothing else to say!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Heidisg
Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this place by accident. Started in the front bar with a few quiet drinks, very friendly. Noticed a piano being played in the back room - and ended up staying till 4. Busy bar, great drinks, and the fella playing a mix of...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed June 14, 2015

My partner and I went to Uncle Charlie's last night, Saturday. We live 10 blocks down the street. Much to my delight, they were featuring male dancers. The dancers were all really attractive and super friendly. In fact, early on we met several other patrons...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Johnny W
Reviewed May 23, 2015

Wonderful bar with friendly staff. Split between a traditional bar in the front and a piano bar (with sing-a-longs) in the back. Full of energy and excitement with reasonable drink prices. Oh ya, it's gay if that's an issue for you.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank BobAndSatoshi
Reviewed December 6, 2014

My partner and I found this place because we wanted to discover a sit down, neighborhood bar in mid-town, where we could relax and not have to deal with the tension and games inherent to the places that cater to "Twinks". This place had a...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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