The Blind Barber

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Shave & a Haircut, Two Drinks!

$94.0 $50.0 46% off

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  • Includes one shave, one haircut followed by two more specialty cocktails in the back room bar after the shave. The two back room cocktails can be redeemed at a later date if desired. Offer expires May 23, 2011.

What we love

  • The Barbershop/Lounge Mash-Up|This is how owners Jeff Laub, Adam Kirsch and Joshua Boyd describe their new East Village outpost. According to the Times’ Frank Bruni, “its name signifies a dual enterprise in which the less visible component is somewhat hidden by the more visible one, so that people turn a blind eye to it.”
  • The Classic Barbershop Look|What you’ll find inside The Blind Barber? The quintessential red-and-white striped pole, old-school combs tucked into bottles of blue disinfectant, and “surgical trays recalling the days when barbers performed operations on more than just hair.” (Details)
  • Sample Libations|We’re loving the Batman: a mix of Hendricks, St. Germain, angostura bitters, lemon juice, sugar syrup, and fresh mint. Feeling daring? Try the Hot Heather, a concoction of tequila, agave syrup, grapefruit, pineapple and fresh ginger.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Mon May 23 04:00:00 GMT 2011
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Offer expires May 23, 2011. Offer is final sale and nonrefundable. Offer does not include gratuity. After purchase, you will receive a Gilt City certificate via email with a unique 10-character certificate number. Please wait until you receive your official Gilt City certificate to contact the vendor & redeem this offer.


10797 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232

About Blind Barber

Old-fashioned barbershop meets vintage cocktail lounge at The Blind Barber, an East Village outpost promising hot shaves, a whole lot of hip people, a nostalgic yet modern vibe, and a cocktail called a “Sweeny Todd.” Just where you’d order this lovely libation is not apparent upon walking inside this 10th Street storefront. The Blind Barber is, indeed a barbershop—that happens to have a heavy steel door on the back wall. When the barbershop closes, this door opens—making way for a kitschy and clubby bar complete with brass taps, plush couches and a DJ providing late-night revelers with danceable tunes. The vibe is somewhere between antique elegance and industrial chic. About the salon, though: Jeff Laub, Adam Kirsch and Joshua Boyd felt Alphabet City lacked a place to get both a tipple and a shave. “As a teenager, Laub was so taken by his grandfather’s stories about the barbershops of old—‘where a man could get a good long cut, and speak freely’—that he decided he would one day open his own shop.” (Details) The free speech here comes in to play as every visitor gets a free libation with his haircut. Gilt City members can indulge in a shave and a haircut—plus two specialty cocktails in the back room post-spiff up. Drink your libations the same day as your pampering session, or return to The Blind Barber at a later date—perhaps when night falls, and the revelers have moved to the back. Oh, and about that Sweeny Todd. It’s a mix of Irish whiskey, egg whites, lemon juice and honey syrup, and it’s just about as habit forming as the concept of a barber shop with free-flowing booze and loose-talking clients.

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