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Mary O's

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32 Avenue a, Between 2nd and 3rd streets, New York City, NY 10009-7654
+1 212-505-5610
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17:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Wed 17:00 - 01:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 03:00
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Tampa, Florida
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

We entered Mary O's on a cool NYC evening and we were greeted by the warmest smile in the city. Mary is a charming as is her establishment. We enjoyed hot toddys and conversation on our visit. Can't wait to return!

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Thank ADH8815
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Great Irish pub in East Village. Food is in credible! Crab cakes and salmon were comparable in presentation and taste to more expensive restaurants.... But at half the price. Run by Irish family. Great drinks.

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Thank rwelch1953
Portland, Oregon
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

When we were in NYC last year, we found this quant neighborhood Irish bar and really liked it. Mary O, the owner was very down to earth and put up with my brother's teasing. All in good fun but he can be annoying at times. The patrons were mostly regulars and all of them loved Mary. She told us about... More 

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Thank nancypants88
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

Mary O'Hallaron has taken the old Irish pub and gave it a modern twist, There is traditional Irish comfort food like shepards pie, but there is also salmon, burgers, chicken dishes, vegetarian dishes, and Mary's homemade scones. The drinks are reasonably priced, and sometimes you will see Mary working the bar. Mary herself will personally see that you have the... More 

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Thank Jill B
Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

On July 25,2015 we had a bridal shower there starting at 1pm for about 45 people. We has the Shepherds Pie, Quiches, Chicken Caesar Salad and veggie pasta for our buffet with breads and a menu of drinks. The staff were magnificent, friendly, professional and fun. Everyone did a great job and our bridal shower was perfect. The prices were... More 

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Thank Ronniemull
Jacksonville, Florida
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2015

Great drinks and great bartender who knows how to make an awesome drink. We had just stumbled. Across this great bar

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Thank Mike C
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

Had a great time here. The staff were a delight and got to meet Mary herself, and I gotta say- What a lovely woman! I'd highly recommend it to anyone travelling to NY

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Thank Lorellia W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2014 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

Mary O's is a gem in the lower east side. Not your typical lower East Side bar. The food is very good and the atmosphere is very inviting. You will typically see Mary tending bar or personally serving dinner. Mary is a very welcoming host and treats her customers like family. Although a bit off the beaten track on Ave... More 

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Thank tlynady
Norwalk, Connecticut
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2013

This place is a hidden gem- A 10-12 person bar greats you across from the main door, with plenty of tables with seating to the rear of the restaurant. We stopped in to celebrate my friend's birthday and it was a perfect spot. Good music playing in the background (read- not blaring, but adding to the atmosphere) and pleasant service.... More 

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Galway
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2013

Had the pleasure of stumbling upon this fantastic super friendly niche chic restaurant. Family friendly and excellent staff. The menu was very well thought out and gave a nice choice. The food was first class and the extremely efficient waiting staff went about their work in a very professional way. My family age from 4 to 13 and are fussy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Irish
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 01:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 03:00
Friday
17:00 - 03:00
Saturday
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Avenue a, Between 2nd and 3rd streets, New York City, NY 10009-7654
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-505-5610

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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