We rounded up some great “last call” memories from famous patrons of Elaine’s—from Alec Baldwin to Michael Caine and beyond—but somehow this photograph, from Jonathan Becker, really says it all. The beloved saloon will shutter at last call tonight.
Chevy Chase, Dan Akroyd, John Belushi, and Lorne Michaels, in the kitchen at Elaine’s, 1975. Photograph by Jonathan Becker.

We rounded up some great “last call” memories from famous patrons of Elaine’s—from Alec Baldwin to Michael Caine and beyond—but somehow this photograph, from Jonathan Becker, really says it all. The beloved saloon will shutter at last call tonight.

Chevy Chase, Dan Akroyd, John Belushi, and Lorne Michaels, in the kitchen at Elaine’s, 1975. Photograph by Jonathan Becker.