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Matt Umanov Guitars is located in the heart of Greenwich Village. I've visited a few times and Matt and his staff are very friendly. They have a large selection of vintage guitars and all of the ones I've played have been set up nicely.
MU has a few vintage mandolins and they are worth looking at if you are in the area, but I wouldn't go out of my way to go there if you are mainly looking for mandolins. Instead, I suggest checking out the web site to see if they have anything of interest before visiting.
Please also note that MU is not the place to go looking for bargains as it is located in a very high rent district. However, keep in mind that the instruments are well set up and cared for, so you shouldn't have to incur the additional repair and set up expenses that might be incurred buying a used instrument on e-bay or many shops.
Overall Rating: 8
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