Hookah Bar Temple of Ankh Relocates from Clinton to East 2nd Street

Posted on: December 10th, 2013 at 6:02 am by
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Some might deem this good news…

As of this weekend, Temple of Ankh is no longer part of upper Clinton Street. The hookah joint packed up its belongings and is relocating to the East Village – new address is 103 East Second Street, near First Avenue. That location is still under renovations, though, and probably won’t be ready for a little while. Meanwhile, a handwritten sign outside its original digs notes the change in venue.

Temple of Ankh debuted at 58 Clinton Street in February 2011, and quickly drew the ire of neighbors who complained about its unruly crowds and late-night noise. Ownership landed in hot water a year later when the 7th Precinct busted them for serving liquor without a license, and also for issues related to occupancy. Their wine and beer license is listed as inactive with the SLA.

What was your experience with Temple of Ankh?

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