All the way back in 2006--before we even had iPhones--Alex Day and Dave Kaplan opened Death & Co. in the East Village. The now iconic mecca of mixology helped usher in an era of elaborate cocktails served at elegant outposts with nondescript exteriors. Earlier this year the duo took over 151 Rivington in the LES. At their newly revamped 151 (151 Rivington; 212-228-4139), the duo is hoping to do for dive bars what they've already done for speakeasies. What does that mean, precisely? Let's ask Alex Day, himself.
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