About This Location

Down a short flight of stairs from the sidewalk, but worlds away from the bustle of Midtown Manhattan, Flûte Midtown operates in a space that was once a speakeasy run by the notorious Texas Guinan. Texas Guinan was infamous for her brazen disregard of Prohibition, her army of scantily clad showgirls, her witty catch-phrases and her string of New York nightclubs where writers, socialites and shady types rubbed elbows. Flûte Midtown’s speakeasy history is preserved in its subtle lighting, cocktail menu and honeycomb of intimate booths, and it continues the tradition of providing a haven to the chic, the literary, the night owls and those in-the-know. On the last Saturday of every month, Club Wit’s End brings the Jazz Age roaring back with live hot jazz and period apparel (all are welcome, see below).

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Flûte Midtown

205 West 54th St., NYC 10019
Tel. 212-265-5169

Weekly Schedule

Tuesday, 4-8pm: Champagne Happy Hour
Wednesday, 7-10pm: Live Jazz


4PM to 1AM Sunday and Monday
4PM to 2AM Tuesday and Wednesday
4PM to 3AM Thursday
4PM to 4AM Friday and Saturday

Click here to see our 2015 schedule of champagne and sparkling wine tastings

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Club Wit's End

Join us on the last Saturday of every month as the Jazz Age comes roaring back to Flûte Midtown. Located in the space that once housed the notorious speakeasy Club Intime, Flûte Midtown is now home to this celebration of hot jazz and cold cocktails hosted by Wit’s End and the Dorothy Parker Society.

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Champagne School

Learn all about champagne and sparkling wine at Champagne School, our monthly guided tastings where Flûte’s experts present a selection of bubblies for you to taste side-by-side. Classes include a review of how champagne is made, suggestions on food pairings and the opportunity to compare the styles of different wine makers. See our class schedule, with descriptions and prices, here.

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Within easy walking distance of the theater district, Columbus Circle and midtown offices and hotels, Flûte Midtown is a destination for after work drinks, pre-and post-theater meet ups, dates and small parties.

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