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Article: Aarhus And The City – Part 3/3

Published on February 1st, 2008


Outside La Esquina.

The theme of the February 2008 issue of Delfinen (#138) was “Make it new”, so in my last article about New York I focused on some the current trends in NYC. What I found was that many restaurants and bars were practicing a kind of pseudo-secretness.

Pseudo because they were never really secret – you could always look them up in or some other city guide – but they still pretended to be. One of my favourite spots when I was there, was La Esquina. On the corner of Kenmare and Lafayette in SoHo, the place appears to be a take-out joint, but there is a door that will lead you down to the basement where a hidden restaurant and bar is located.

I wonder if we will ever see anything like this in Denmark.

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See also: Article: Aarhus And The City – Part 1/3, Article: Aarhus And The City – Part 2/3, Article: A tailored master of the stage,


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