Bring the Spring: 75 Sidewalk Cafés That Are Already Open (Part 1)

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Sure, Morandi, La Esquina, Landmarc, Spring Street Natural, Mermaid Inn, and Pastis were still sitting it out, but other restaurants up and down the avenue were finally dragging out their sidewalk tables this past weekend. Most of them were sparsely populated, but the caf outside of Zum Schneider, for one, was full up (chalk it up to Teutonic perseverance). Heres part one of a list of other downtown establishments that we noticed were already offering sidewalk seats.

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Angelina Caf
Artepasta
Bar Pitti
Benito One
Bennys Burritos (East and West)
Bruno Bakery
Buona Notte
Caf Espaol
Cafe Napoli
Caffe Dante
Caf de Mer
Caf Gitane
Caf Mogador
Caffe Palermo
Caffe Pepe Rosso
Caffe Sorrento
Caliente Cab Co.
Candela Candela
Cercle Rouge
Da gennaro
Da Nico
Da Silvano
Dallas BBQ (East Village)
Deans (Tribeca)
Dempseys
The Diner
Dos Caminos (Soho)
Downtown Cipriani
Jekyll & Hyde
Focacceria
Garage Restaurant & Cafe
Gigino
Grand Italian Food Center
Greenwich Village Bistro
Grotta Azzura
Guss Place
Hot & Crusty (East Village)
Il Cortile
Il Fornano
inoteca (Lower East Side)
Ivys
Kitchen Club

Plus, part two.