Ben's Saved Places
Grassroots Tavern is one of Ben's Saved Places.

1. Grassroots Tavern

20 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Bar · East Village · 60 tips and reviews
Liberty Bell Center is one of Ben's Saved Places.

2. Liberty Bell Center

8.6
526 Market St (at 6th St), Philadelphia, PA
Historic and Protected Site · Center City East · 180 tips and reviews
Blueplate Lunch Counter & Soda Fountain is one of Ben's Saved Places.

3. Blueplate Lunch Counter & Soda Fountain

308 SW Washington St (btwn 3rd & 4th), Portland, OR
Diner · 24 tips and reviews
Trader Vic's is one of Ben's Saved Places.

4. Trader Vic's

1203 NW Glisan St (at NW 12th Ave), Portland, OR
Lounge · 34 tips and reviews

Sam A.Sam Adams: The shrimp are great.

Doug Fir Lounge is one of Ben's Saved Places.

5. Doug Fir Lounge

830 E Burnside St (at SE 9th Ave), Portland, OR
Lounge · 131 tips and reviews

ºDamian W.ºDamian White º: Atmos is amazing here! Just visited from NY and couldn't find a better place that summarizes all of Portland than Doug Fir's Lounge.

St. Johns Bridge is one of Ben's Saved Places.

6. St. Johns Bridge

St. Johns Bridge, Portland, OR
Bridge · 18 tips and reviews

Grant K.Grant Kruger: Best looking bridge in Portland, by far. Created by the same guy who did San Fran's Golden Gate.

The Lion's Eye Tavern is one of Ben's Saved Places.

7. The Lion's Eye Tavern

8.2
5919 SE 82nd Ave (at SE Woodstock Blvd), Portland, OR
Cocktail Bar · 15 tips and reviews

4sq Day P.4sq Day PDX: The home of the first Foursquare Day meetup in Portland, OR!

Voodoo Doughnut is one of Ben's Saved Places.

8. Voodoo Doughnut

8.1
22 SW 3rd Ave (at SW Ankeny St), Portland, OR
Donut Shop · 544 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Have your pick from 70 unique varieties of doughnuts! As seen on Travel Channel’s Man v. Food Nation.

L&B Spumoni Gardens is one of Ben's Saved Places.

9. L&B Spumoni Gardens

9.1
2725 86th St (at W 10th St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzeria · Gravesend · 431 tips and reviews
Angel’s Share is one of Ben's Saved Places.

10. Angel’s Share

8 Stuyvesant St (at E 9th St & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Speakeasy · East Village · 493 tips and reviews

Tony H.Tony Haile: Go up the stairs and into the noodle bar. There's a discreet door on the left that takes you into a beautiful cocktail bar.

Le Bain is one of Ben's Saved Places.

11. Le Bain

8.8
848 Washington St (at W 13th St), New York, NY
Night Club · Meatpacking District · 347 tips and reviews

PeoplePeople: Just steps from the Boom Boom Room, a 4-ft.-deep rooftop pool welcomes the scantily-clad, while AstroTurf pads well-heeled feet. Tip: Forgot your suit? Buy a bikini at the vending machines.

Il Buco is one of Ben's Saved Places.

12. Il Buco

9.0
47 Bond St (btwn Lafayette & Bowery), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · NoHo · 150 tips and reviews

Casey G.Casey Gollan: Everything is good but save room for dessert. Get the panna cotta with balsamic; die and go to heaven.

Fette Sau is one of Ben's Saved Places.

13. Fette Sau

8.8
354 Metropolitan Ave (btwn Havemeyer & Roebling St), Brooklyn, NY
BBQ Joint · Williamsburg · 562 tips and reviews

How To Make It In AmericaHow To Make It In America: Fette Sau serves up a rotating menu of pork and beef ribs that leads some to tag it as the best BBQ in Brooklyn, if not NYC.

Hill Country Chicken is one of Ben's Saved Places.

14. Hill Country Chicken

1123 Broadway (at W 25th St), New York, NY
Fried Chicken Joint · NoMad · 326 tips and reviews

Nick I.Nick Ihm: Great chicken. Good corn salad. The decor made me feel like Biff was going to walk in and punch me.

4food is one of Ben's Saved Places.

16. 4food

286 Madison Ave (at E 40th St), New York, NY
Fast Food Restaurant · Midtown East · 78 tips and reviews

Ben G.Ben G: Can't wait to try this place out....

Brooklyn Bridge is one of Ben's Saved Places.

17. Brooklyn Bridge

9.5
Brooklyn Bridge, New York, NY
Bridge · 1013 tips and reviews

Julie N.Julie No: Get a hot dog and walk it! Haven't done it yet but want to.

18. Joe's Bar

520 E 6th St (btw A & B), New York, NY
Dive Bar · Alphabet City · 6 tips and reviews

Peter N.Peter N: best dive bar in the city. never crowded, pool table and cheap beer.

Independence Hall is one of Ben's Saved Places.

19. Independence Hall

8.6
520 Chestnut St (btwn S 5th & S 6th Sts), Philadelphia, PA
Historic and Protected Site · Center City East · 203 tips and reviews

visitPAvisitPA: During the Constitutional Conv. here, Ben Franklin wondered whether the sun carved into George Washington’s chair symbolized the rising or the setting of the new nation. He decided it was rising. Read more.

Jollibee is one of Ben's Saved Places.

20. Jollibee

8.1
62-29 Roosevelt Ave (at 63rd St), Woodside, NY
Fast Food Restaurant · Woodside · 72 tips and reviews

Trebla O.Trebla Osuba: Try the Chicken Joy

Smalls Jazz Club is one of Ben's Saved Places.

21. Smalls Jazz Club

9.1
183 W 10th St (btwn 4th St & 7th Ave S), New York, NY
Jazz and Blues Venue · West Village · 124 tips and reviews

MazdaMazda: The original Smalls was a raw basement space that quickly became the late-night hangout for a multi-generational assortment of jazz musicians.

Hector's Cafe & Diner is one of Ben's Saved Places.

22. Hector's Cafe & Diner

6.4
44 Little West 12th St (Washington St), New York, NY
Diner · Meatpacking District · 25 tips and reviews

Rob B.Rob Barnes: Cash only - 2 ATMs inside

The Market & Shops at Comcast Center is one of Ben's Saved Places.

23. The Market & Shops at Comcast Center

7.4
1 Comcast Ctr (btw 17th and 18th St), Philadelphia, PA
Food Court · Logan Square · 22 tips and reviews

visitPAvisitPA: You're looking at the largest 4mm LED screen in the WORLD. After the show, head downstairs for some of Philly's favorite lunch spots like Di Bruno Bros, Mike's Steaks and LaScala's.

Hill Country Barbecue Market is one of Ben's Saved Places.

24. Hill Country Barbecue Market

8.6
30 W 26th St (btwn Broadway & 6th Ave), New York, NY
BBQ Joint · NoMad · 488 tips and reviews

Carter P.Carter Page: if at all possible get the moist brisket

Fedora is one of Ben's Saved Places.

25. Fedora

239 W 4th St (btwn Charles & W 10th St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · West Village · 142 tips and reviews

Matt C.Matt Connors: Have a can of beer or a stiff drink in this classic. One of my favorite spots.

Bar Anticipation is one of Ben's Saved Places.

26. Bar Anticipation

7.8
703 16th Ave (Btwn Main St. & Rt. 71), Belmar, NJ
Lounge · 97 tips and reviews

alex N.alex Natoli: Beat the clockkk on tuesday nights!

Schiller's Liquor Bar is one of Ben's Saved Places.

27. Schiller's Liquor Bar

131 Rivington St (at Norfolk St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Lower East Side · 317 tips and reviews

BravoBravo: Classic New York style - feels like it's been there forever. Every time you go in you feel like it's family. Drinks are classic and executed perfectly. McNally makes you feel at home. -Alex Reznik, To

Keens Steakhouse is one of Ben's Saved Places.

28. Keens Steakhouse

8.9
72 W 36th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Steakhouse · Koreatown · 482 tips and reviews

The New York TimesThe New York Times: Are you in the pub? You have to be in the pub. Request that move now. Order the mutton chop. All’s well.