THE FLATIRON DISTRICT IS A SMALL AREA OF MANHATTAN, CALLED THIS WAY OUT 1985 AND NAMED AFTER THE FLATIRON BUILDING, KNOWN TO BE THE FIRST SKYSCRAPER NEW YORK (YEAR 1902). INITIALLY RECEIVED THIS OFFICIAL NAME GEORGE A. FULLER (THE FOUNDER OF THE MANUFACTURER OF THE SAME). LIMITED TO THE STREETS 22 (SOUTH), THE 5 TH AVENUE (WEST) AND THE STREET IS A TRIANGULAR WITH THE EAST BROADWAY. THIS BUILDING WAS DECLARED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK (USA) IN 1989. OTHER HISTORIC BUILDINGS IN THIS NEIGHBORHOOD IS THE MET LIFE TOWER (BUILT IN 1909 AND 1913 TO THE WORLD'S TALLEST BUILDING.) FOR MANY YEARS SHOWED AND HOSTED THE LOGO COMPANY PAN AM.

THE NEIGHBORHOOD IS CONSIDERED FALL WITHIN THE LIMITS OF THE STREETS: WEST: Avenue of the Americas (6 th AVENUE) AND THE SEVENTH AND CHELSEA - EAST: Lexington Avenue E IRVING PLACE, AND GRAMERCY PARK - SOUTH: THE STREET 20, UNION SQUARE AND GREENWICH VILLAGE - NORTH STREET 25 AND NOMAD (ROSE HILL THE NORTHEAST)

SOME OF THE SHOPS FLATIRON (WITH WEB) ARE (ALPHABETICAL ORDER):
SHOP (WEB) ADDRESS CATEGORY
10/10 Optics 50 Madison Avenue OPTICS
230 Fifth 230 Fifth Avenue CLUBS AND BILLIARDS
A Voce 41 41 Madison Avenue RESTAURANT
Alma Salon 38 East 21st Street BEAUTY
Anagen Hair Studio 684 Sixth Avenue BEAUTY
Argo Tea 949 Broadway RESTAURANT (Quick)
Artesana Interiors 36 West 21st Street FURNITURE
Banilivy Rug Corporation 3 East 28th Street FURNITURE
Bar Stuzzichini 928 Broadway RESTAURANT
Barber Bart 17 East 21st Street BEAUTY
Baruch Performing Arts Center 55 Lexington Avenue PERFORMANCE VENUES
Bellmarc 936 Broadway REAL ESTATE
Bid on the City 226 Fifth Avenue REAL ESTATE
Bikram Yoga NYC 182 Fifth Avenue GYMS AND HEALTH
Birch Coffee 5 East 27th Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Bleu Sur Bleu 4 East 23rd Street BEAUTY
BLT Prime 111 East 22nd Street RESTAURANT
BOND New York 64 West 21st Street REAL ESTATE
Bonobo's 18 East 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Boyd Thai 30 West 24th Street RESTAURANT
Bravo Pizza 257 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT (Quick)
Broadway Plaza Hotel 1155 Broadway HOTELS
Butterfly Studio 149 Fifth Avenue BEAUTY
Champion Parking 24th LLC 111 East 24th Street PARKING
Chickpea 688 Sixth Avenue RESTAURANT (Quick)
Christopher Stanley Salon 48 West 22nd Street BEAUTY
Ciano 45 East 22nd Street RESTAURANT
Citi Habitats 27 East 22nd Street / 32 East 22nd Street REAL ESTATE
Classic Sofa 5 West 22nd Street FURNITURE
Continental Shipping Corp 15 West 28th Street SHIPPING
Cosmic Comics 10 East 23rd Street, 2nd fl BOOK STORES
CRC / Vista Imaging Group 20 West 22nd Street PRINTING
CrossFit NYC 25 West 26th Street, 3rd Floor GYMS AND HEALTH
DaVinci Artist Supply 137 East 23rd Street OFFICE
Devon Shops 111 East 27th Street FURNITURE
Duggal 29 West 23rd Street PRINTING
Eagle Master Signs 156 East 23rd Street, 2nd Floor PRINTING
Eisenberg's Sandwich Shop 174 Fifth Avenue RESTAURANT (Quick)
Eleven Madison Park 11 Madison Avenue RESTAURANT
Energy Kitchen 18 West 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Essential Therapy 122 East 25th Street BEAUTY
FIKA Espresso Bar 407 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT (Quick)
Fred Silberman 36 West 25th Street FURNITURE
Gershwin Hotel 7 East 27th Street HOTELS
Giorgio's of Gramercy 27 East 21st Street RESTAURANT
GMC Park 7 West 21st Street PARKING
Gstaad 43 West 26th Street CLUBS AND BILLIARDS
Hall Partnership Architects 42 East 21st Street DESIGN
Hill Country Barbecue 30 West 26th Street RESTAURANT
Hill Country Chicken 1123 Broadway RESTAURANT
Hillstone 378 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT
Home's Kitchen 22 East 21st Street RESTAURANT
Hotel Giraffe 365 Park Avenue South HOTELS
Icon Parking 51 West 22nd Street PARKING
Ilili 236 Fifth Avenue RESTAURANT
Imagination Photo Lab 333 Park Avenue South PRINTING
Jazz Standard 116 East 27th Street CLUBS AND BILLIARDS
John Dory Oyster Bar 1196 Broadway RESTAURANT
Junoon 27 West 24th Street RESTAURANT
Kinespirit 40 East 23rd Street, 3rd Floor GYMS AND HEALTH
La Semana Hotel 25 West 24th Street HOTELS
Laser Cosmetica 18 West 23rd Street BEAUTY
Lenny's 16 West 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Limelight Marketplace 656 Sixth Avenue GOURMET FOOD
Little Folks 123 East 23rd Street CHILDREN
Mangia 22 West 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Manhattan Saddlery 117 East 24th Street SPORT
Manor House Cellar 61 West 23rd Street GOURMET FOOD
Markt 676 Sixh Avenue RESTAURANT
Mendez Boxing 25 West 26th Street, 5th Floor GYMS AND HEALTH
Millesime 92 Madison Avenue RESTAURANT
Mosaic House 32 West 22nd Street FURNITURE
Mozzarelli's 38 East 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
New York Health & Racquet Club 60 West 23rd Street GYMS AND HEALTH
New York Kitchen & Bath 8 West 25th Street FURNITURE
No. 7 Sub 1188 Broadway RESTAURANT (Quick)
Noah Rubinstein 12 West 27th Street GYMS AND HEALTH
Nuela 43 West 24th Street RESTAURANT
NY Dog Spa & Hotel 32 West 25th Street PETS
Olive Garden 696 Sixth Avenue RESTAURANT
Organique 110 East 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Outback Steakhouse 60 West 23rd Street RESTAURANT
Palatte 66 Madison Avenue RESTAURANT
Park Avenue Bistro 377 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT
Pascal Boyer Gallery 36 West 22nd Street FURNITURE
PAX Wholesome Foods 303 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT (Quick)
Power Pilates 49 West 23rd Street GYMS AND HEALTH
Pranna 79 Madison Avenue RESTAURANT
Press NY 34 East 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Primehouse New York 381 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT
Pure Power Boot Camp 38 West 21st Street GYMS AND HEALTH
Rhong-Tiam 31 East 21st Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Rickshaw Dumpling Bar 61-65 West 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Robert Passal, Inc. 36 West 22nd Street DESIGN
Sagaponack 4 West 22nd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Salon O2 20 West 22nd Street BEAUTY
San Rocco 37 West 24th Street RESTAURANT
Schneider's Children's Furniture 41 West 25th Street CHILDREN
SD26 19 East 26th Street RESTAURANT
Shakespeare & Co. 137 East 23rd Street BOOK STORES
Showplace Antique Center 40 West 25th Street ART
Skin Laser Rejuvenation 57 West 21st Street, 2nd Floor BEAUTY
Society Billiards 10 East 21st Street CLUBS AND BILLIARDS
Sophie's Cuban Cuisine 28 East 23rd Street RESTAURANT (Quick)
Space Kiddets 26 East 22nd Street CHILDREN
SPiN New York 304 Park Avenue South GYMS AND HEALTH
Stepping Out Studios 37 West 26th Street GYMS AND HEALTH
Straight From the Crate 295 Park Avenue South FURNITURE
Swann Auction Galleries 104 East 25th Street ART
Tabla 11 Madison Avenue RESTAURANT
Taj 48 West 21st Street CLUBS AND BILLIARDS
Taj Lounge 48 West 21st Street RESTAURANT
Tamarind 41-43 East 22nd Street RESTAURANT
Ted Gibson Salon 184 Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor BEAUTY
The Carlton 88 Madison Avenue HOTELS
The Copy Specialist 44 East 21st Street PRINTING
The Hog Pit 37 West 26th Street RESTAURANT
The Hurricane Club 360 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT
The MAve Hotel 62 Madison Avenue HOTELS
Third Power Fitness 46 West 22nd Street, 3rd Floor GYMS AND HEALTH
Tossed 295 Park Avenue South RESTAURANT (Quick)
Tregny 115 East 23rd Street REAL ESTATE
Undisputed Corporation Gym 34 East 23rd Street, 2nd Floor GYMS AND HEALTH
Universal Force Yoga 7 West 24th Street GYMS AND HEALTH
Urban Angler 206 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor SPORT
Via Emilia 47 East 21st Street RESTAURANT
W.M.P. Concert Hall 31-33 East 28th Street PERFORMANCE VENUES
Wellness Men's Day Spa 44 West 22nd Street BEAUTY
Writers House 21 West 26th Street PUBLISHING