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October 17, 2011

Last week, the Thursday Styles’ Boîte section headed over to Bathtub Gin concealed behind a coffee shop. “Like an infestation...

Last week, the Thursday Styles’ Boîte section headed over to Bathtub Gin concealed behind a coffee shop. “Like an infestation of voles, speakeasies continue to burrow their way into the city’s night life,” reported the New York Times scout. “[This] fake Victorian bar ‘hidden’ in Chelsea [opened] last month, the lounge hopes to corral herds from the Meatpacking District with the easy refinement of cocktail culture.” There’s a copper bathtub in the center of the room that not surprisingly revelers jump into for a Facebook-ready snap shot. Co-owner Dave Oz told the styles he plans on displaying a collection of pics on the walls: “Every night, people get drunk and sit in it and take pictures.” Talk about a bubbly bath.

Bathtub Gin: The Speakeasy in Chelsea via NYtimes.com

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