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Forget that Louie's accepts only American Express
There are only a couple of things you need to know about this dark (and formerly smoky) haven for journalists. The cheese pizza (especially with feta) is one of the finest pies in town—and you can buy it only with an American Express card (or cash, of course). Even if you get the second part of that tattooed on your forearm, we promise you will forget at some point. You’ll be in good company. (Tip: there’s an ATM at the convenience store across the street.)  Photography by Desiree Espada