The owners of this unpretentious bar welcome everyoneafrom hard-drinking, middle-aged Iron Maiden fans to local hipstersawith their famous Texan hospitality. Under a sign declaring "Beware Pickpockets & Loose Women," the friendly bartenders will suggest beers from the long list of unusual brands ($4 to $7) and serve you a delicious chili-soaked Frito pie (that can even be made vegetarian). So drive your Chevy to this Levee (or just hop on the L train)--it never runs dry.
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