• Top Places
  • All
0 Ratings
+ Share On... Facebook Twitter


Map & Directions 135 Ave. A
New York, NY 10009
  • Daily 6pm-4am


Village Voice's Description

Lucy's is named after the Betty White of Alphabet City: a beloved,
alcohol-distributing grandmother figure who presides over a motley mix
of locals, regulars, and neighbors. From the sheet-covered windows,
you can tell that this quintessential dive is something more than a
quintessential dive-it's a clubhouse. People know each other's names here. Fitted with two pool tables, non-seasonal Christmas lights, and neon beer signs, it has all the dive-bar conventions minus the faux-antique decor of neighboring bars--everything in here has aged through genuine repeated use. Make sure to say hi to Lucy when you drop by; she'll be smiling behind the bar.

Member Reviews

No Reviews yet, leave the first one below!

Your Review:

Your Rating:


Tips from foursquare

  • AskMen on 03/14/11

    They have a jukebox with Motley Crue, Pink Floyd, & Britney Spears, along with pool tables. You'll be sitting next to some eccentric artist & some fancy person, so it's kinda cool.

  • Vipul P. on 07/13/11

    Perhaps my memory deceives me but I remember "Lucy" telling me back in 2000 that her name wasn't Lucy. A decade later she's relented to eponymity.

  • WillMcD on 08/15/11

    Probably the cheapest whiskey in the EV. Great way to end the night.

  • Kim P. on 07/22/12

    Expect nothing and gain everything - this place is a classic East Village dive that you can't help but fall in love with!

  • The Daily Meal on 06/19/11

    Best dive bar, best East Village bar, best New York bar, best end-of-night bar — Lucy's is all these, and a great jukebox bar too. Also in the mix, cheap (and strong) rail drinks.

Check out Lucy's on Foursquare

More Bars and Clubs in New York

See More Bars and Clubs in New York

Reviews and News

Best Of Awards


Today's Daily Deal

E-Cigarette Ultra Kit ($50 value) View more Voice Daily Deals

Events Nearby

Bars and Clubs Nearby

See More Bars and Clubs