This famed Broadway hangout has been serving comfort food with a side of humor since it was opened, in May of 1965, by the former barkeep whose name is written on the door. In its first year, the Broadway show “Kelly” closed after only one performance, and the cast gave the show’s poster to Allen to display. Allen has since lined the restaurant’s walls with an ongoing exhibition of Broadway flops, and it can be as much fun to look back on past failures as it is to tuck into the meatloaf. A martini helps. (Joe Allen, 326 W. 46th St. 212-581-6464.)
Signed fine art Giclee prints on museum-quality, one-quarter-cotton 280 gsm paper with archival inks are available in two sizes:
5 x 7 for $55 (email me about this size)
9 x 12 for $95
Editions are strictly limited to 365 copies, and each annotated print is a beautiful reminder that our days are numbered.