57 Great Jones St
(between Bowery & Lafayette St)
New York, NY 10012
I had been dying to check out this restaurant ever since I found out about it a couple of months ago but never had the time nor the foresight to plan ahead. You see, you need to have a reservation to eat here and you can’t get a reservation unless you know the phone number. Well, that seems obvious enough, except that Bohemian does not publish its phone number anywhere. The idea is that you have to go with someone who has been to the restaurant already. Once you’ve been, you’re added to the “circle” and are welcome to make your own reservations in the future. You can bypass this by simply showing up at their doorstep (what I did) and asking for a table (failed, of course). But rather than shoo me away, they gave me… a phone number. Continue reading Bohemian Restaurant, a secret restaurant hidden behind a butcher shop.