Dante, NYC’s famous Greenwich Village bar, has been named the world’s best bar

Oct 05, 2019 429

Dante, one of Greenwich Village’s most beloved stomping grounds, has undergone a transformation 104 years in the making. Its latest incarnation: the world’s best bar. Last night, the 50 World’s Best Bars—which is part of a group that also releases the popular (if at times controversial) 50 World’s Best Restaurants list—revealed its winners in London.

Dante, which opened as Caffé Dante in 1915 as a bar and cafe frequented by Italian immigrants and later Village bohemians, changed ownership in 2015. In the four years since, Australians Linden Pride and his wife, Natalie Hudson, have garnered numerous accolades for their revamp of the historic space. The Italian-style aperitivo bar ranked ninth last year for World’s Best Bar and earlier this summer was named the top watering hole at the Tales of the Cocktail convention in New Orleans.

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SOURCE: https://www.timeout.com/newyork/news/dante-nycs-famous-greenwich-village-bar-has-been-named-the-worlds-best-bar-100419

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