Greenwich Village Pictorial by Daniel Bellino Z

 

 

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Washington Square Arch
 
At WASHINGTON SQUARE PARK
 
 

Greenwich Village, often referred to by locals as simply “the Village”, is a neighborhood on the west side of Lower Manhattan, New York City. Greenwich Village has been known as an artists’ haven, the Bohemian capital, the cradle of the modern LGBT movement, and the East Coast birthplace of both the Beat and ’60s counterculture movements. Groenwijck, one of the Dutch names for the village (meaning “Green District”), was Anglicized to Greenwich. Two of New York’s private colleges, New York University (NYU) and the New School, are located in Greenwich Village.






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MAP of GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 

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The Village Cigar Shop
GREENWICH VILLAGE NEW YORK
Photo Copyright Daniel Bellino Zwicke
All Photos Except the 1st Photo and MAP are by Daniel Bellino Zwicke
All Rights Reserved
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John’s of Bleecker Street
 
 

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JOHN’S PIZZERIA
Since 1927
 
 
 
 

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MINETTA TAVERN
Photo Copyright DANIEL BELLINO ZWICKE
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Caffe Reggio
 
 
DYLAN , PACINO , HENDRIX , KENNEDY And OTHERS
 
 
 

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At CAFFE REGGIO
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 

 

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Macdougal Street
 
 
Villa Mosconi , TIRO SEGNO CLUB , The MERMAID , CAFFE DANTE
 
 
 

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Inside CAFEE REGGIO
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
ESPRESSO CAPPUCCINO CARAVAGIIO CASABLANCA
 
TEA and PASTRIES
 
 
 

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MONTE’S TRATTORIA
 
Since 1918
 
 
OLD SCHOOL ITALIAN
in GREENWICH VILLAGE
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TONY , TOMASO , and MARIO
 
MONTE’S TRATTORIA
 
MACDOUGAL STREET
 
CLASSIC RED SAUCE JOINT
 
 

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CHEF PIETRO MOSCONI
 
and Some Fresh PASTA DOUGH
READY to GO
 
 
MONTE’S is One of DOWNTOWN MANHATTAN’S Few Remaining OLD SCHOOL
ITALIAN NEW YORK FAMILY OWNED RESTAURANTS LEFT

This Great Old NEW YORK ITALIAN RESTAURANT is RUN By PIETRO MOSCONI

and His SON PETER MOSCONI ,
and is a CHERISHED GREENWICH VILLAGE INSTITUTION
 

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TOMASO
 
Waiter at MONTE’S
 
 
 

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PORTO RICO COFFEE IMPORTERING CO. 
 
“THE BEST COFFEE in NEW YORK”
 
 
BAR NONE
PORTO RICO COFFEE is Owned by an ITALIAN-AMERICAN FAMILY 
(The LONGO’S) and has been Importing Green Coffee Beans , ROASTING COFFEE
and SELLING IT in GREENWICH VILLAGE and All over NEW YORK Since1907
 
 
 
 
 
 

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BOB DYLAN’S FORMER HOUSE
 
78 MACDOUGAL STREET
 

HOTELS in GREENWICH VILLAGE

New York & Worldwide

Booking.com.

 

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.The Old CAFFE DANTE is NO LONGER
But is Now an UPSCALE COCKTAIL LOUNGE
 
Though They Still Serve Great ESPRESSO and CAPPUCCINO
Caffe Dante operated as a True ITALIAN CAFFE for Exactly 100 YEARS 
From 1915 to 2015 When Mario Flotta who owned the Caffe for 44 Years Sold It
It was then turned into the Upscale Cocktail Lounge it is Now. 
 
It still retains the
Name DANTE
 
 

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MINETTA TAVERN
 
Photo Copyright Daniel Bellino Zwicke
 
 
 

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ARTURO’S
 
COAL OVEN PIZZA
 
A GREENWICH VILLAGE INSTITUTION
 
 
 
 

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The Old VESUVIO BAKERY
ITALIAN AMERICAN BREAD BAKER
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 ITALIAN ENCLAVE
NEW YORK
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CHECKER CAB
 
 
The STREETS of GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 
 

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MANGIA ITALIAN
 
By Native GREENWICH VILLAGE AUTHOR
 
DANIEL BELLINO ZWICKE
 
That’s The OLD ROCCO’S on THE COVER
 
NOW CARBONE RESTORANTE
 
ARTWORK COPYRIGHT Daniel Bellino Zwicke
 
 
 

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Classic GREENWICH VILLAGE BROWNSTONES
 
 and BRICK HOUSES
 
 
 
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BLUE SINGER iN GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
MACDOUGAL STREET at MACDOUGAL ALLEY
 
 
 
 

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FLORENCE IATLIAN BUTCHERS
 
HOME of THE NEWPORT STEAK
 
 

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Customers Waiting for their STEAKS
FLORENCE PRIME MEATS
ITALIAN BUTCHERS
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A NEWPORT STEAK
 
INVENTED by JACK OBALDI
 
ITALIAN BUTCHER 1947
 
 
 
 
 

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RAFFETTO PASTA
In GREENWICH VILLAGE Since 1906
HOMEMADE RAVIO
FRESH PASTA
 
 
 

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VESUVIO
The Famous Old Storefront of VESUVIO BAKERY
Prince Street , NEW YORK NY
 
 
 
 

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BAR at The SALGAMUNDI CLUB
For ARTISTS
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The Heart of Greenwich Village

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A CHECKER CAB
On West 8th STREET GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
These Classic Looking TAXI CABS Roamed the streets of GREENWICH VILLAGE
and all of NEW YORK Before they were taken out of service in the mid 1980s
 
 
 

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The WHITE HORSE TAVERN
Where DYLAN THOMAS Had His LAST DRINK
 

When Dylan Thomas went back to his Room at the CHELSEA HOTEL, Thomas

stated that he just came back from The WHITE HORSE TAVERN, he said, “I just had 

18 WHISKIES, I think it’s the record.” After Thomas’s death, the bartender 
at The White Horse said it was 9 Whiskies. Who knows for sure.
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

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Dylan Thomas
 
In GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 

 

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Thomas first traveled to the United States in the 1950s. His readings there brought him a degree of fame, while his erratic behavior and drinking worsened. His time in America cemented his legend, however, and he went on to record to vinyl such works as A Child’s Christmas in Wales. During his fourth trip to New York in 1953, Thomas became gravely ill and fell into a coma, from which he never recovered. He died on 9 November 1953. His body was returned to Wales, where he was interred at the village churchyard in Laugharne on 25 
November 1953.

 

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A DESOTO on FIDth AVENUE
 
EASTER SUNDAY 2016
 
 
 
 
 

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ARTURO’S
 

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THE BOYS at ARTURO’S
 
From L to R : “JOHNNY EYES” JOE , SALI, and SCOTTY
TONY The BARTENDER Tends Bar
 
 
 
 

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MINETTA TAVER and CAFE WHA
JIMI HENDRIX , BOB DYLAN , and Most All Famous FOLK SINGERS
of THE 60s ALL PERFORMED HERE at CAFE WHA
 
 
 
 

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The MACARI FAMILY
 and Cousin Daniel
 
EASTER DINNER 2017
TIRO SEGNO ITALIAN CLUB
 
 
 
 

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My GRANDFATHER
 
FILLIPO BELLINO
 
IMMIGRATED to NEW YORK
 
with My Nonna GIUSEPPINA in 1904
 
 
 

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BAR PITTI
CELEBRITY HOT SPOT
And One of The BEST ITALIAN RESTAURANTS
in NEW YORK
 
 
 

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CHEF PIETRO Buying TRUFFLES
From TRUFFLE PURVEYOR
MONTE’S TRATTORIA
MACDOUGAL STREET
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Looking North to The EMPIRE STATE BUILDING
 
from MACDOUGAL STREET
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 

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CHEF GIOVANNI of TIRO SEGNO
with JOE MACARI (Macari Vineyards)
and ME (Daniel Bellino Zwicke)
at TIRO SEGNO PRIVATE ITALIAN CLUB
GREENWICH VILLAGE on EASTER SUNDAY 2017
 
 
 
 

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The HANGMAN’S TREE
WASHINGTON SQUARE PARK
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
The OLDEST TREE in NEW YORK
300 YEARS OLD
 
Looking Up to The EMPIRE STATE BUILDING
 
 
 

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JOE’S PIZZA
 
BEST SLICE in NEW YORK
 
 
 

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JACK O LANTERN
in GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
HALLOWEEN 2017
 
 
 
 
 
 

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ADA Dressed as a GYPSY
 
In Front of La LANTERNA
 
HALLOWEEN 2017
 
 
 

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AMY’S BAKERY CAFE
 
One of The BEST BREAD BAKERS in TOWN
GREAT CAKES TOO !
 
 
 
 
 
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Homes on GAY STREET
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 
 
 

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RAFFETTO PASTA
OVER 100 YEARS OLD
in GREENWICH VILLAGE
NEW YORK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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VILLAGE GATE
 
The SIGN is ALL THAT’S  LEFT
 
 
 
 
 

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BABBO
 
 
 
 
 

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ITALIAN LADIES
HOMEMADE ITALIAN DINNER
 
 
 
 
 

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Author Daniel Bellino Zwicke (Me)
 
Walking up MACDOUGAL STREET at MINETTA LANE
 
 
 
 
 

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OLD GREENWICH VILLAGE MOVIE HOUSE
 
CINEMA VILLAGE

 

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Walking The Streets
of GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
My Trusty CONVERSE SNEAKERS
 
“I HATE ALL THE UGLY SNEAKERS PEOPLE WEAR THESE DAYS”
“GIVE ME MY CONS”
 
 
 
 

 

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BAR CICHETTI
 
The 1st VENETIAN WINE BAR (Bacaro)
 
In The United States of America
 
Created by Chef / Wine Director DANIEL BELLINO ZWICKE
 
and TOM TARACI
 
 
 
 
 

 

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A SNOWY DAY in THE VILLAGE
 
Walking Down MACDOUGAL STREET
 
GREENWICH VIALLGE
 
MINETTA TAVERN
 
STEAKS BURGERS and FRITES
 
 
 

 

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On SNOWY and RAINY DAYS
BEAN BOOTS are The BEST WAY
To NAVIGATE
The STREETS of GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 
 
 

 

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The CORNELIA STREET CAFE
AN OLD STAND BY
 
 

 

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FAICCOS’S PORK STORE
The BEST PLACE to GET ITALIAN SAUSAGES
SALUMI and VEAL SCALLOPINES
In GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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SUNDAY SAUCE
For The BEST 
ITALIAN-AMERICAN
RECIPES ANYWHERE
 
 
 
 

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CAFFE VIVALDI
JONES STREET
GREENWICH VILLAGE
NEW YORK

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CAFFE REGGIO
 
 
 

CAFFE REGGIO is Filled with Beautiful Art Works that include paintings from the School of Caravaggio , a Renaissance Bench from a MEDICI PALACE and a CEILING FAN From The Movie CASABLANCA.

Caffe Reggio is a New York City Coffee House first opened in 1927 at 119 Macdougal Street in the heart of Manhattan’s Greenwich Village.

Italian Cappuccino was introduced in America by the founder of Caffe Reggio, Domenico Parisi, in the early 1920s. Inside the cafe, against the back wall, there is still the original Espresso Machine , made in 1902, that Domenico Parisi bought with his savings when he opened the cafe in 1927.

The Caffe Reggio has been featured in many movies, including The GODFATHER Par II, NEXT STOP GREENWICH VILLAGE The Kremlin LetterShaftSERPICO The Next ManIn Good CompanyInside Llewyn Davis and others. Many celebrities have been spotted or photographed in this location. In 1959, presidential hopeful JOHN F. KENNEDY made a speech outside the coffee shop. In 2010, the cafe was honored with a Village Award by the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation for its status as a beloved and essential part of the neighborhood.

Caffe Reggio has a bench from a palazzo of the Florentine Medici family of Renaissance fame. The bench is not roped-off and guests can sit on it and admire a painting from an artist of the school of Caravaggio.

 

 

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A CEILING FAN From The Movie “CASABLANCA
CAFFE REGGIO , Greenwich Village New York
 
Where’s HUMPHREY BOGART
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

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CAFFE REGGIO 
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE NEW YORK
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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Umberto Eco
at CAFFE REGGIO
 
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 
 
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Ye OLD WAVERLY INN

 

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OLD WOOD HOUSE
CORNER GROVE and BEDFORD
GREENWICH VILLAGE , NEW YORK
 
 
 

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RAFFETTO PASTA
SINCE 1906
GREENWICH VILLAGE NEW YORK
FRESH HOMEMADE RAVIOLI PASTA

 

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MAMOUN’S FALAFEL
and CAFFE REGGIO
 
Two Great GREENWICH VILLAGE INSTITUTIONS
 
On MACDOUGAL STREET
 
 
 
 

 

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On INSTAGRAM
 
Pictured here with his Kitchen Crew at BAR CICHETTI ,
with Fashion Model FRANKIE RAYDER and
with Friends Raoul Marti and MATT DILLON
 
 
 

 

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The OLD ROCCO’S Neon Sign
 
ROCCO RESTAURANT
 
THOMSON STREET GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
Now CARBONE
 
 
 
 
 

 

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VILLAGE CIGARS
 
CHRISTOPHER STREET at 7th AVENUE
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
Copyright Daniel Bellino Zwicke
 
 
 
 
 

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A Snow Day in the VILLAGE
 
7th Avenue at Christopher Street
 
The WALKER HOTEL
In The Heart of GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 

 

 

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Statue of CIVIL WAR GENERAL
 
GENERAL SHERIDAN
SHERIDAN SQUARE
 
GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
 
 

 

 

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Inside BAR PITTI
 
Owner GIOVANNI
 
BAR PITTI is One of NEW YORK’S BEST
 
ITALIAN TRATTORIA
 
 
 
 
 

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Taking a NAP
 
At “JIMMY THE CHEESEMAN’S SHOP”
Starring MICKEY ROURKE and ERIC ROBERTS
with TONY MUSANTE and DARYL HANNAH
 
SULLIVAN STREET GREENWICH VILLAGE
 
NEW YORK
 
 
 

 

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Friends on SULLIVAN STREET
 
Author’s Daniel Bellino Zwicke with Jerom
Chris Nominee and John Kenney
 
ONCE UPON a TART
 
 
 

 

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