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The Ginger Man

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Address: 11 E. 36th St, New York City, NY
Phone Number: +1 212-532-3740
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12:30 - 02:00
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Sun 12:30 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 02:00
Fri 11:30 - 04:00
Sat 12:30 - 04:00

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The Ginger Man Knows Beer

We stopped with a client for a beer or two after a meeting, the bar was packed but we found a place and were able to enjoy a couple beers. Selection amazing, the staff knows beer... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
RDCononver
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Mount Olive, New Jersey
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Mount Olive, New Jersey
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347 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped with a client for a beer or two after a meeting, the bar was packed but we found a place and were able to enjoy a couple beers. Selection amazing, the staff knows beer and honestly would stay to try more if we could so many reasons to return. It was noisy making conversation difficult, but great atmosphere.... More 

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WEST YORLSHIRE
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came across the Ginger Man on a cold rainy evening, the place looked inviting so we shot in out of the wet. Sat at the table the waitress gave us a menu which had black printing on brown background, the lighting was poor and we couldn't read the menu. Walked under the light to read it, ordered our choices and... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beer selection with knowledgeable and friendly staff and it's in a nice old building as well. My only experience of the food was a pretzel and beer cheese which was tasty and a bit of a revelation to me as we don't really do beer cheese in the UK, although I wish we did!

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Thank Mark I
New York City, New York
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72 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here. Disorganised service. Incorrect order served and additional with salad costly and extortionate. Used to be good but somewhere we'll look to miss moving forward.

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Thank jobob10
Manchester, United Kingdom
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310 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Called here after a day trip em route to our hotel . Great selection of beers and knowledgeable staff . I enjoyed the ciders on tap while here and my partner was in beer heaven . Great bar snacks too . Definetly go if you enjoy a decent pint !!!

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Thank minxycookie
Montreal, Canada
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

If you like to receive a warm welcome in a pub avoid this place. What a melting pot of misery. To be fair, the barman and some of the other clients were really nice but the waiters / waitresses were the most miserable bunch I've ever encountered. Nice beer though

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Wermelskirchen, Germany
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61 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Awesome selection of many styles of beer. If you like beer, here you will find what you want. Come early to get a table.

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Thank SvenJ79
Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I got there during the lunch time on a Friday. Seating was ample and the bartender seemed very distracted talking to other patrons. After about five minutes he gave me some recommendations and I grab some flights. After about 30 minutes the bartender as well as a very nice waitress warmed up to me and I had an amazing time.... More 

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Thank Papatoole
Philadelphia
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150 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Great place for a quick bite and a beer for lunch. Go often while working in city. Never disappointed.

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Thank amacwow
London, United Kingdom
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233 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Great bar with good atmosphere and great beer. The staff are excellent so all is good. Bar food is a little restricted to sandwiches and hot dogs - so don't expect great things there but apart from that brilliant.

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