A combination piano lounge and restaurant, The Jungle attracted a straight downtown lunch and dinner crowd, gaining a reputation for its hamburgers and steaks. Jim Ridley. Tell us why! When Metro began eyeing potential spots for a downtown convention center in the late s, the space on Commerce between Fifth and Eighth Avenues seemed a perfect spot for urban renewal. Very few of her boys were on hand. Both bars rocked all night long. But Marvin and Lee and their friends at the Jungle recall the way she perked up once she saw how everyone had turned out for her.
Very few of her boys were on hand.
By Jan Duke. Beer cost a quarter, and it cost a nickel to play a song on the jukebox, six for 25 cents. Dining is also provided by its adjoining restaurant, Red, which offers an array of food that, is just as trendy and inline as the rest of this venue.
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