Red-velvet booths and dark-wood tables decorate the intimate space hiding below Gilt Bar. As the name suggests, it has a lot of books of the leather-bound, gold-lettered, antique variety. Brendan Sodikoff and his team scoured the globe to create the impressive collection. Unlike its former alias, Curio, the new bar serves more than craft cocktails - you can get the same classic fare that's served upstairs. Cozy would be an understatement to describe the candlelit space, but we know by now that the guy behind Au Cheval and Bavette’s has a way with mood lighting.