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The Auction House

Closed Now: 19:30 - 03:00
Open today: 19:30 - 03:00
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Dark and moody but great place to have a drink

We stumbled upon the Auction House also in the UES after being rejected from the speakeasy UES... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Trina D
Aliso Viejo, California
Nice ambience

The ambience and atmosphere of this place are What makes it worth a visit. However the drinks were... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2015
Ettore D
Varese, Italy
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good25%
  • Average38%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
3 Oct 2018
“Dark and moody but great place to have a drink”
14 Feb 2017
“A great find”
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300 E 89th St, New York City, NY 10128-5009
Upper East Side
+1 212-427-4458
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We stumbled upon the Auction House also in the UES after being rejected from the speakeasy UES. Guess what, here’s another non-descript bar/lounge but it doesn’t have a strict dress code. Drinks on the menu were $12 each which was a bargain compared to the...More

Thank Trina D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you should find yourself on the Upper East Side, this is a great place for a drink, post-dinner. Dark, atmospheric, off the tourist trail, affordable, and with very friendly and helpful bar staff, this is a place where you are likely to get a...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

There's "authentic" and there's just plain dingy. I might have felt cool coming here when I was 22, but now I'm pushing 50 and have no desire to sit in an old building with decrepit furniture and a menu from bar tending 101. There are...More

Thank Joshua T
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

One of the best hidden lounges in the upper east side,I have been to this place many times,there is an extensive list with cocktails,wine and beer,the atmosphere is very relaxed,this is a great date spot, romantic also.

Thank D0nly1
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

The ambience and atmosphere of this place are What makes it worth a visit. However the drinks were so so, tried several of them but I was undewhelmed

Thank Ettore D
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Loved being there, the decor and vibe was just great. The music made it even better, it was 90's as well as more recent songs. Nice and private ambience.

Thank Zainab N
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