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Bar Goto


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Japanese, Bar, Pub
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 24 November 2018

This place has great drinks and great small bites. The Herbivore is one of my favorite small bites on the menu. The drinks all have a Japanese flare to them. The owner is the bar tender and he is very talented and has fresh ideas.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dedauer
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Our son, who lives in Brooklyn, recommended that we stop in here after a family dinner. You can easily miss it, look for the wooden door, Only ~600 sq ft, the place is brilliantly designed to accommodate an L shaped bar, and a small number...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The best wings I’ve had on a long time. Flavorful, tender and juicy. The cocktails were also great. I highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Fati B
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I went with my partner to have some cocktails because we like to try good ones. We ordered a aviation, and the cocktail was perfect. Then the waitress recommended us an other one, and was fantastic!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ashganm2016
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This has to be one of the best bars in Manhattan. In the East Village, Bar Goto is Japanese oriented, which shows in the food and drinks. My wife and I got there just after opening time and managed to get the last 2 seats...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Kayjay200
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Chris ar the bar is excellent, the cocktails are funky fusions must must try the Miso wings they are amazing. Try the Sake Nectar it is really good.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank vadeshpande
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great small place, with good food but amazing drinks! They have Classic and modern Asian-inspired variations of all the basic drinks you would like. If you go there, definitely try the Matcha Sesame punch!! It's delicious.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank carlosalbertotc
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Seriously good little bar and eatery. Great food, great booze and the nice guy on the bar chased me down Houston St when I forgot my hat. Legends.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Tom B
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Yes, I'm serious, order the celery - it's really simple but really good. The space is small and the lighting creates a nice vibe. Perfect for a date. I recommed the Far East Side cocktail. The hint of citrus from the yuzu is quite nice.

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank Tiffany B
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

I frequent lower east side. I actually go to another bar which is just a couple of doors down from Bar Goto. But my friends who are visiting New York for the first time wanted to go somewhere that isn't so loud so that we...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank flipinny
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Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
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