The Village Idiot, New York City

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14th st. at 9th ave.

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  • The Village Idiot: The Village Idiot

    by JoyDewing Written Aug 26, 2002

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    If you want a Coyote Ugly type place but don't want to be mobbed, the Village Idiot is a less-crowded but still just as trashy alternative. I have never not had a great time there. Ladies, bring an extra bra to hang on the bar. Check out this link http://www.nycbp.com/bartenders/bar10/ for a right-on review.

    Dress Code: Daisy dukes, flannel, jeans, anything that screams 'white trash'. Whatever it is, you're probably going to get beer all over it, so don't wear anything that's dry-clean only.

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  • The Village Idiot: it was the best day or night

    by cariedavis Written May 23, 2011

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    i went there i was staying down town for a talk show iwent around the cornner to bar it sucked i asked weres a good down to earth bar with a abetter prace whyb pay 20$ for abeer when you could pay buck fifty it was great had at a van coach seat in the cornner i had the time of my life in the village idiot and had planed on going back and they closed the best hidden spot in nycity

    Dress Code: just come in with or with out them it didnt matter

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    Village Idiot: Village Idiot

    by Conor_P Written Aug 26, 2002

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    This is the only bar I've ever been to where it's impossible to have a bad time. It's a good spot for starting (or finishing) a wild night out in NY. Go with a big group of people, listen to country tunes, and drink $1.50 PBR's right from the can. If you have a shot the waitresses will usually have one too.
    My sister says it's a meat market, but I don't believe her.
    They used to have a tank of live goldfish here that you could slurp down with your beer.

    Dress Code: Dress down

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    The Village Idiot: The Village Idiot

    by marciaca Updated Aug 22, 2003

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    Hate clubs and like cheap beer? Its small, plays crappy music, but has cheap beer ($5 pitchers). It was a favorite college hangout.

    It's a fun place but it can turn into a sausage-fest sometimes.

    Dress Code: whatever

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    The Village Idiot: Like cheap beer and scantily clad women?

    by scottyrocknyc Written May 7, 2004

    Fun place...filthy. Bras and thongs hang above the bar. Cheap beer all night. Only country music on the juke. Wild crowd. Everytime I go, there are lots of Irish folks...don't really know why. The bartenders are scantily clad and dance on the bartables. Buy them shots. They will hook you up.

    Dress Code: Wear clothes that you don't care about too much.

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