No, this basement bar won’t take you to Hogwarts.
But King’s Cross (356 Bowery) will bring you someplace magical with its drink specials: $3 Budweisers, $4 wells, and $5 Bud-and-shot combos.
Know that this low-profile watering hole doesn’t have the widest selection of beer, wine, and liquor. But the deals run all night, and the intimate, low-noise vibe is perfect for conversation.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 2, 2011