is a bar with a lot of history. It opened as a grocery store in 1840 and then as a bar in 1864. Later it was a popular #speakeasy
. In 1966, four homophile activists staged a Sip-In there challenging a New York State #LiquorAuthority
regulation prohibiting bars and restaurants from serving homosexuals. #TheDailyServer #bartender
, Daniel, has been working here for a chunk of the bar’s history, 24 years so far, and he remains a friendly constant behind the bar for locals and tourists alike.