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Flight patterns: The Night Owls concept takes off in Manhattan

Irishman owner Desmond Wootton brought a bit of European club pizzazz to New York City when he opened Night Owls. The original club perches in Dublin, and its Big Apple sister establishment has settled into the center of Irish midtown Manhattan, a prime location. The building that houses Night Owls carries with it a famous past--in its previous life, the club was El Morocco, a celebrity-ridden hotspot that reigned over the nightlife scene throughout the 1940s and 50s.

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