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    21 NYC Businesses Open Despite Hurricane Sandy

    The subway may be closed but Subway is still open.

    1. Tropical Restaurant

    With outdoor seating.

    2. Massage Parlor

    3. Halloween Superstore

    4. Sex Shop

    5. Head Shop

    And they're hiring!

    6. Hat Store

    7. Candy Store

    8. Cupcake Bakeries

    Fun fact: this is the cupcake place where Amanda Bynes recently locked herself in the bathroom for two hours.

    9. Gyms

    For getting rid of cabin fever.

    10. Dry Cleaners

    It seems like every dry cleaner in Manhattan stayed open on Monday.

    11. The Best Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurant in NYC

    Hope they tie down their fruit.

    12. Subways

    13. Thrift Store

    14. Nut Store

    Surprised that a nut store is open, period.

    15. Laundromats

    And people were doing laundry.

    16. Mattress Stores

    Okay, so this specific location wasn't open but now you can get 10% off.

    17. Liquor Stores

    And this one was pretty busy.

    18. Nail Salons

    19. Famous Music Studio

    (Electric Lady Studios was built by Jimi Hendrix and a ton of famous musicians have recorded there).

    20. Gay Bars

    Hurricane party!

    21. Zoltar

    Wishing everyone stays safe.

    All photos were taken on Monday afternoon around Manhattan.

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