Il Buco

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Edgar Allan Poe may haunt Il Buco, which once was a favorite tavern of Poe’s. Its 200-year-old wine cellar, some say, was the inspiration for the tale “The Cask of Amontillado.” Apparitions of a fighting couple have been seen, a disembodied baby cry has been heard, and more strange things have happened here as well.

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47 Bond St
New York, NY 10012
United States

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40.725837, -73.99296670000001
New York County, New York
Nearest Towns:
New York City, NY (1.0 mi.)
Hoboken, NJ (2.4 mi.)
Long Island City, NY (2.7 mi.)
Weehawken, NJ (3.3 mi.)
Union City, NJ (4.0 mi.)
Manhattan, NY (4.2 mi.)
West New York, NJ (4.4 mi.)
Jersey City, NJ (4.4 mi.)
Guttenberg, NJ (4.6 mi.)
North Bergen, NJ (5.5 mi.)

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