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  • How are tiki bars being revived for young Americans?
  • How are tiki bars being revived for young Americans?
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CASE STUDY

The Polynesian: retro-cool escapism for New Yorkers

Amid a sense of anxiety fuelled by financial worries and partisan politics, America is once again returning to the tropical escapism of tiki bars, which had their golden era in the two decades post-WWII. How is Manhattan-based bar The Polynesian appealing to Gen Yers with its retro revival?

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