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Speakeasy Bars List: Arranged by State & City in U.S.

A speakeasy bar is a legally conducted prohibition-themed bar. Speakeasy bars have become have very popular. This list of speakeasy bars is arranged by state and city. Most have websites that provide addresses and other helpful information. AL Birmingham Speakeasy Tuscaloosa Speakeasy. AK Anchorage Blues Central. SpeakEasy Williwaw. AZ Carefree The Speakeasy on Easy Street. …

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Speakeasies in New York City During Prohibition of Alcohol

speakeasies in New York

National Prohibition (1920-1933) drove legitimate bars and other alcohol retailers out of business. Those who continued to serve alcohol were no longer licensed or regulated. These illegal venues or speakeasies in New York City popped up like dandelions in spring. After five years, there were as many as 100,000 speakeasies in New York.     …

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