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Le Metro

Ted-Berrigan-l-Allen-Ginsberg-c-at-Le-Metro-c.jpg The location that now houses a sports bar called The 13th Step used to be home to Le Metro, a popular Beat hangout. Readings were the main event at this coffee shop, with poets like Allen Ginsberg, Diane Di Prima, Gregory Corso, Ted Berrigan and John Ashbery participating. [B + B]