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179th Street Subway Bar

180-2 Hillside Ave. New York, NY 11432 | Jamaica | 718-526-1897

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The namesake subway is the E and F stop at 179th Street in Jamaica. This dive is way away from anything trendy, nary a hipster in sight here. The flags of Trinidad and Guyana are flown behind the mirrored bar, along with posters advertising Carribbean beers. But you're going to want to eschew the suds and go for the hard stuff here—Absolut, Bacardi, and other name brand liquor goes for a mere $5 in mixed drinks, and they're not weak. It's not a bad place to sit for a few hours and watch the game, but be sure to bring cash.


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