Fraunces Tavern (click here for address and deets)
Part of the "American Whiskey Trail" (which is something you need to go on ASAP), this historic tavern has a bar-within-a-bar called Dingle Whiskey Bar, named for a town in County Kerry, Ireland, and boasts "some of the finest whiskeys and whiskies" around.
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