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Landmarks & Old-School Faves Harry’s, 1 Hanover sq., nook of Pearl and Stone Sts. ; (212) 785-9200; harrysnyc. com; Subway: 2, three to Wall St. ; American/Steak residence; $$$$. Harry’s good-looking steak residence, eating place, and cafe can be found at the reduce flooring of the outdated India residence, a Florentine brownstone in-built the 1850s. Harry’s is all glowing wooden, yet no longer within the shabby-rustic method of colonial taverns. This position has a moneyed burnish, with clubby leather-based banquettes, a copper ceiling and the charred body spray of grilled long island strip. Rooms spread onto candlelit nooks and crannies the place the bones of the outdated condominium are printed in whitewashed brick, all that’s left of the unique 1751 domestic of service provider Nicholas Bayard. in contrast to a number of the neighborhood’s different “vintage” eating places, which both fetishize its historical past or scrub out imperfections with a lurid Disney makeover, Harry’s is a completely 21st-century chophouse. monetary District, Battery Park, Chinatown & Little Italy FL_Manhattan_CS55_3pp. indd 23 23 3/12/14 5:06 PM The previous and never So outdated Manhattan’s southern “toe” has obvious lots actual switch seeing that Henry Hudson sailed into the harbor, it’s a ask yourself whatever has survived from the times of Olde ny. yet artifacts stay, items the following and there, regardless of fires, storms, overlook, and the bulldozing of entire neighborhoods of early ecu structure. The South road Seaport survives due to a few early preservationists, and fantastically exhibits the dimensions of what used to be, again in colonial instances, a bustling maritime district. sadly, few of the outdated eating areas from centuries previous continue to exist, and those who stay were drastically altered, aside from the Bridge Cafe (see sidebar p. 26). There’s little that’s unique at Fraunces Tavern (54 Pearl St. ; 212- 968-1776; frauncestavern. com), the colonial-era tavern the place George Washington famously gave his farewell speech in 1783. Upstairs is a museum; downstairs is the Porterhouse Brewing Co. , a really atmospheric spot with wooden plank flooring and muskets striking over fireplaces. It appears to be like colonial, through golly, and feels interval (except for the dissonant forte shops, Markets & manufacturers Brooklyn Flea on the Seaport, eleven entrance St. , at Fulton St. , South highway Seaport; brooklynflea. com; Subway: A, C, J, Z, 2, three, four, five to Fulton St. ; grocery store. Nowhere within the urban has the artisanal nutrients move been extra a vital section of the fiber and upholstery of lifestyle than in Brooklyn. So it’s was hoping that the greatly winning Brooklyn Flea/Smorgasburg in Williamsburg and DUMBO will rub off at the imported Seaport franchise, the place a dozen or so artisanal nutrition and beverage owners park their carts at the pedestrian plaza at the Seaport’s entrance highway day-by-day from past due may well to overdue October. 24 nutrients enthusiasts’ consultant to big apple FL_Manhattan_CS55_3pp. indd 24 3/12/14 5:06 PM rock tune pumped into eating rooms and the den of smirking banker boys on the Speakeasy Bar), however the tavern used to be in such awful form within the early 1900s that it was once principally rebuilt.