Legendary Subway Inn Dive Bar Opening Soon Opposite Roosevelt Island Tram Station - Neon Sign Up, Bar Opening Soon
Image Of Subway Inn Opposite Roosevelt Island Tram Station
Good news for Roosevelt Island Dive Bar patrons. The legendary Subway Inn, formerly at 59th & Lexington, is soon to open opposite the Roosevelt Island Manhattan Tram Station at 2nd Avenue & 60th Street.
According to the Roosevelt Island Twitterverse:
Yes! #subwayinn #nyc #nycnights #nycbars #oldnyc #rooseveltisland @ Roosevelt Island Tramway https://t.co/SKwQTv66jy
— Yogi Guanaco (@yogiguanaco) March 13, 2015
I found the new location, all is not lost!!! #SubwayInn #NYC #streetshot #divebar #iconic #vanishingNewYork #lushes pic.twitter.com/HrYeyMULRZ
— Trevis Dane Wimer (@TDaneNYC) March 12, 2015
Saw the good ol Subway Inn sign going up yesterday. They're getting closer! #nyc #bars @subwayinn #subwayinn #divebar pic.twitter.com/IOxex8mGZa
— melissa lauren (@melissa49) March 10, 2015
Neon sign is up! #subwayinn relocated to 2nd Ave by the 59th St bridge. Supposed to be exact replica… https://t.co/T458tgQhSS
— Jennifer Celio (@JMCelio) March 10, 2015
NY Eater reports:
... The well-loved neighborhood dive was kicked out of its 77-year-old home by developers last year, and its owners, the Salinas family, have been gradually moving everything over to the new location and documenting it all on Facebook. The booths? They're in place. The restored bar? It's there too. As for that sign, the owners promise, "yes, that is the exact same neon sign....
... no word yet on an exact opening date...
Zagat's tell us more about hte Subway's Inn survival move to opposite
Before St. Patrick's Day...? pic.twitter.com/ixdZIR6Q5U— Subway Inn (@SubwayInn) March 11, 2015
the Roosevelt Island Tram.