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Gem Spa
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“Can Instagram and Egg Creams Save” Gem Spa, “the Last Punk Rock Bodega,” NY Times asks

Iconic East Village bodega Gem Spa has served its famous egg creams to the likes of Jack Kerouac (who mentioned the place by name in a 1969 poem) and Patti Smith, who writes in ’Just Kids’ that Robert Mapplethorpe bought her one on the first day they met.

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