Restaurant Row

Hotel Lexington Ashtray

$129.00

The 27-story Hotel Lexington has been a hospitality landmark since 1929, residence of “Hall of Famer” Joe DiMaggio of the New York Yankees. Offered is a rare ashtray swiped from a guestroom of the legendary hotel. CLICK HERE for more information

Hotel Manhattan Ashtray (Birthplace of Manhattan Cocktail)

$95.00

The Hotel Manhattan was one of the great American skyscraper hotels of the nineteenth century, inspiration for the Manhattan cocktail. Offered is a handsome ashtray rescued from the legendary hotel. CLICK HERE for more information


Hotel New Yorker Ashtray

$189.00

Built in 1929, the New Yorker Hotel largely resembles that of the Empire State Building, which lies just a couple blocks due east on 34th Street. Offering a vintage guestroom ashtray. CLICK HERE for more information

Hotel Piccadilly Ashtray

$125.00

From the 1930s to the 1950s, the Hotel Piccadilly was a hot place to book a room or meet for a drink. Although it was orn down in 1982 to make way for the Marriott.Marquis, we've managed to rescue a guest room ashtray, desirable for its connection to the culture of New York City. CLICK HERE for more information


Hotel Roosevelt Ashtray

$129.00

Named in honor of Theodore Roosevelt and designed by George B. Post & Son, the stately Hotel Roosevelt was at one time linked with Grand Central Terminal. Offered is a venerable relic from the legendary Roosevelt. CLICK HERE for more information

Hotel St. Moritz Ashtray

$149.00

Gone is the grand dowager of Central Park, Hotel St. Moritz, designed by Emery Roth in 1929. At the corner of Central Park South and Avenue of the Americas now stands the Ritz-Carlton. CLICK HERE for more information


Hotel Taft Ashtray

$89.00

The Taft was once the third-largest hotel in Manhattan, with 20 stories, 1750 rooms, where Vincent Lopez led his famous big band in the hotel's Grill Room, beginning in the 1940s. CLICK HERE for more information

Hotel Times Square Ashtray

$129.00

At the "Crossroads of the World," the 15-story, 1,000-room Hotel Times Square was completed in 1924 at the northeast corner of Eighth Avenue and 43rd Street. Offering an ashtray from the golden age of glamorous smoking. CLICK HERE for more information


Jack Silverman's International Ashtray

$145.00

Originally a 75-seat restaurant on Allen Street featuring a 75-cent dinner and an itinerant accordion player, Jack Silverman's expanded to a 500-seat affair on Broadway featuring performers Julius La Rosa, Alan Dale, Ted Lewis, Joey Adams, Lennie Kent, Jackie Miles, Sid Gould and Myron Cohen. CLICK HERE for more information

Joe's Pier 52 Ashtray

$95.00

Joe Kipness, a Damon Runyon kind of guy, immigrated from Russia, began his career on Coney Island as a barker and hot dog vendor, became involved in producing Broadway musicals and ran a popular seafood restaurant called Joe's Pier 52. Offered is a souvenir from the real Broadway Joe. CLICK HERE for more information


Junior's of Brooklyn Ashtray

$165.00

Founded by Harry Rosen in 1950 and named after his two sons, Walter and Marvin, Junior's is known as the home of New York's best cheesecake. Offering a souvenir from "Cheesecake Heaven." CLICK HERE for more information

Keen's Chop House Ashtray/Matchstriker

$175.00

In an age which tears down so much of the past it is comforting to find one that survives. Offering an ashtray with match striker once used by the producers, playwrights, and publishers who frequented Keens. CLICK HERE for more information


Kutsher's Ashtray

$145.00

A souvenir of the ancient Kutscher's Hotel and Resort, one of the last big Borscht Belt resorts in New York's Catskill Mountains. Home of the fabled Starlight Room where Dirty Dancing was inspired and filmed. CLICK HERE for more information

Longchamps "Art Deco" Ashtray

$195.00

A number of design elements for Longchamps were drawn up by architect Ely Jacques Kahn, including an Art Deco-inspired "Bakelite" ashtray, now out of use along with cigarettes, but desirable for its connection to the culture of New York City in the twentieth century. CLICK HERE for more information


Lou G. Siegel "Bakelite" Ashtray

$95.00

For 79 years, Lou G. Siegel was the Rick's Cafe Americain of the kosher set, an old-fashioned Jewish restaurant with the refinement of white tablecloths. Offering an early "bakelite" ashtray from legendary restaurant. CLICK HERE for more information

Lou G. Siegel Ashtray

$95.00

A fabled Old-World-style kosher restaurant, Lou G. Siegel's served its garment district customers bowls of schmaltz (chicken fat) on the table, which everybody smeared on onion rolls. CLICK HERE for more information


Mamma Leone's Ashtray

$95.00

Best known of the early Italian enterprises in New York, Mamma Leone's was founded by Luisa Leone on West 34th Street in 1906. Her recipe for success was "Give them good food and plenty of it. They'll come back." CLICK HERE for more information

Manny Wolf's Ashtray

$95.00

The corner of Third Avenue and 49th Street in Manhattan is the site of the flagship Smith & Wollensky. But the space once belonged to Manny Wolf's Chop House, one of the first great New York steak joints. Own an artifact of red meat culture. CLICK HERE for more information


Manny Wolf's Chop House Ashtray

$95.00

Offered is a rare, 1940s-era ashtray from the legendary Manny Wolf's, one of the first great New York steak joints. CLICK HERE for more information

McSorley's Old Ale House Ashtray & Matches

$145.00

The oldest "Irish" tavern in New York City, McSorley's was one of the last of the "Men Only" pubs, only admitting women after legally being forced to do so in 1970. In 2003, New York City amended its smoke-free law to include all restaurants and bars, including McSorley's. Offered is one of the last surviving ashtrays. CLICK HERE for more information