Yes, Napoleon House has a legendary Pimm’s Cup. Yes, it’s also home to one of the city’s best muffulettas. What’s kept people coming back for over a century, though, is the (slightly crumbling) ambiance that has remained the same, decade after decade.
Earlier this year, Napoleon House changed owners for the first time in its history. Some worried the bar would lose its Francophone spirit, but the beloved watering hole seems poised to go another hundred years without any major makeovers.