The Duplex

The Duplex

Gay Bar and Piano Bar
61 Christopher St (at 7th Ave.), New York, NY 10014, United States
Closed until 4:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 4:00 PM–4:00 AM
Happy Hour
Beer, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:

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    Charles R.
    "Brian Nash is the best piano player!!"(2 Tips)
    Jenn D.
    "Amazing piano bar downstairs with live music and a cast of crazies."(2 Tips)
    Christopher H.
    "I love seeing the Resignos and Colleen McHugh, here."(2 Tips)
    Jess O.
    "Andy plays piano on Mondays during happy hour, and he's amazing."(4 Tips)
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  • trivia
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  • good for singles
  • karaoke
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  • Jackson I.

    Extremely strong drinks upstairs. A double is more like a triple. And a fun mix of people.

    Jackson Isaacson · 1 week ago
  • DoubleDeuce

    The upstairs bar has more dancing. The downstairs bar has more singing.

    DoubleDeuce · April 4
  • Chris P.

    It's not really a gay bar anymore during the peak times. Still can be a great spot. Can someone remind the straight people to sing?

    Chris Phillips · April 3
  • Jessica

    SO much fun! Great songs.

    Jessica · March 17
  • Skyler D.

    Kind of gay. Kind of amazing. Live piano jams and singalongs. Very friendly bar staff/entertainers. Unassuming upstairs bar with unisex bathrooms and a bowl full of condoms.

    Skyler Dobin · February 16
  • Mark J.

    Kind of boring and passé, although most of my friends have some sort of story from here...

    Mark Jahnke · January 31
  • Lily

    Come see Andy on the keys on Monday nights. Great bartenders. Catch the afternoon sun with their well placed outdoor seating.

    Lily · October 16, 2014
  • Campbell B.

    Good piano bar. Real people here, not some douchebag nonsense.

    Campbell Bird · October 12, 2014
  • Jenn D.

    Happiest place in the Village. Great staff and live music!

    Jenn Day · October 4, 2014
  • Scott T. H.

    If you want to have a good time avoid peak Fri and Sat times. Get there super late (b/t 2am and 4am) or stop by on a school night. Strong drinks, good music. Wait for Maria's Cher medley.

    Scott T. Hillier · September 13, 2014
  • Phoenix 💥💥💥

    A fixture in the West village

    Phoenix 💥💥💥 · September 1, 2014
  • Jenn D.

    Amazing piano bar downstairs with live music and a cast of crazies. Best time!

    Jenn Day · August 24, 2014
  • Brett R.

    Margaritas and karaoke. Good times!

    Brett Ruiz · August 9, 2014
  • Juli F.

    Amazing piano bar, lovely staff!

    Juli Foranna Juliero · April 24, 2014
  • Christian H.

    They add a suggested gratuity to all bills and automatically add it to credit card charges. Be careful to not tip twice (unless you want to).

    Christian Holland · April 21, 2014
  • Ri M.

    Head upstairs on Wednesdays after 9pm for "inbox"! Great music, awesome drink specials, and maybe catch some boy band trivia or love talk n slow jams! FREE

    Ri Marchessault · March 5, 2014
  • Andrew C.

    Want to sing? Ya better be good! :)

    Andrew Choi · January 24, 2014
  • Ira G.

    Keith Price did his heartache and hardon comedy - fantastic!

    Ira Goodman · October 5, 2013
  • Cin L.

    Def such a fun spot. Best piano bar I've ever been to. The performer was amaaaaze.

    Cin Lu · August 16, 2013
  • Michal K.

    Extremely friendly and funny staff, great music, great singing. I was there on Sunday night and it was half full. I went alone but a guy talked to me at a bar so it was not boring at all.

    Michal Kolman · August 12, 2013
  • Alex T.

    See Ben Rimalower's Patti Issues on the 15th (it's last night here)!.

    Alex Tunney · August 9, 2013
  • Leora C.

    Very intimate venue, lovely staff. Reasonably priced drinks.

    Leora Cohen-Rosenberg · August 4, 2013
  • Mallory

    Sam is the best bartender. Seriously. The. Best. ❤

    Mallory · June 22, 2013
  • Tony M.

    Try Maria's fruity drinks.

    Tony Massey · June 14, 2013
  • Tony M.

    Come for the Sunday Happy Hour. Sam is great behind the bar and Will is amazing at the piano!! Good times!!

    Tony Massey · June 14, 2013
  • Joe B.

    I got dumped here! The drinks were good, though

    Joe Borrelli · April 8, 2013
  • Rafa M.

    The best piano player on Tuesdays!

    Rafa Maya · April 3, 2013
  • Shannon J.

    Haven't been in 10 years, but it looks about the same. Was always a great time.

    Shannon Johnson · March 25, 2013
  • Amanda S.

    Wed night + Nate = <3

    Amanda Szymczak · February 14, 2013
  • Daniel L

    The upstairs bar is a convenient and quieter place to catch up with an old friend over a drink (or 3). Most nights it's like you have the place to yourself!

    Daniel L · January 1, 2013
  • poppi K.

    Piano bar 7 nights a week! Open 365 days of the year 4-4 shows almost every night. Check for cabaret schedule. "Like" us on Facebook!

    poppi Kramer · December 29, 2012
  • Ayca L.

    Happiest place on earth!!!!

    Ayca Lermi · December 7, 2012
  • Yvonne S.

    Worst Reisling I've ever had.

    Yvonne Strumecki · October 19, 2012
  • Michael B.

    This is a nice place 2 go 2 and have a drink in nyc.

    Michael B. · September 2, 2012
  • Patrick H.

    Fantastic patio. But watch out, the gratuity is already included with your bill.

    Patrick Hayes · August 25, 2012
  • Lily

    Come by on Monday nights to hear Andy play piano! If you sing, he might even let you come up and join.

    Lily · July 23, 2012
  • Ivory

    Tuesday night piano man can lay down a mean Randy Newman!

    Ivory · April 16, 2012
  • Breanne T.

    Theatre night!

    Breanne Thomlison · March 31, 2012
  • Dev A.

    Knock on other doors to find Alec Baldwin

    Dev Anand · March 22, 2012
  • Christopher H.

    Mostly Sondheim is such a fun evening!

    Christopher Hadlock · February 25, 2012
  • The Cat Bird S.

    Pianist Jerry needs to expand his music library ... he only lets locals sing.... boo Jerry ... two thumbs down

    The Cat Bird SWALLOWS · January 8, 2012
  • Joe G.

    Get the shana sharp special!!!! Highly recommended!!!

    Joe Gilbert · December 31, 2011
  • Jess O.

    Andy plays piano on Mondays during happy hour, and he's amazing. Also, he's super cute! Go see him!

    Jess Ostroff · December 19, 2011
  • The Corcoran Group

    Sit at the bar downstairs and get sloshed while a comedian heckles you. Or go upstairs for a wonderfully fun cabaret act.

    The Corcoran Group · December 18, 2011
  • Christopher H.

    I love seeing the Resignos and Colleen McHugh, here. But, my favorite show, Hands down, is the Meeting with Justin Sayre.

    Christopher Hadlock · December 12, 2011
  • Viktoria V.

    Showtunes Fridays @midnight!

    Viktoria Vityuk · November 27, 2011
  • Tri B.

    Damn wrong place (-̩̩̩-͡ ̗--̩̩̩͡ )

    Tri Budi · November 2, 2011
  • Time Out New York

    This West Village institution is the best bar to sing solo in front of strangers. Just scrawl your name and request on a napkin and leave it atop the baby grand for the live pianist. Read more

    Time Out New York · October 31, 2011
  • Luis daniel

    Come watch exploited emerging artists!

    Luis daniel · October 3, 2011
  • Jess O.

    Andy Tyson rocks my socks! Go see him on Monday evenings :)

    Jess Ostroff · September 19, 2011