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Beer Authority NYC

) #325 of 9,348 Restaurants in New York City ££ - £££ American, ,
613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
+1 212-510-8415
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

We had a meal here after a harbour cruise, the food was very good as was the service. The range of ales on offer was excellent and the staff were very friendly and welcoming. It's a bit off the beaten track but well worth a...More

Thank James U
Reviewed 26 May 2017

It was really loud and we had a hard time hearing each other across the table. Not a place to go when you want to have a conversation. It was packed and finding a table was hard. We went on Thursday and their $5 taco...More

Thank Yvonne D
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Beer Authority benefits from a fantastic location, overlooking Times Square in the heart of New York City. Despite its location Beer Authority will surprise you with how little outside noise transfers inside. On arrival we walked up the stairs to the greeter who was busy...More

Thank StrikerScott17
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Went last night. Sat at the bar. Beer selection is decent. Nothing too special. I inquired about a beer flight and the bar tender explained to me how it worked. We spoke back and forth ABOUT THE BEER FLIGHT, and I ordered three beers. She...More

Thank jmarkpatton
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Trying to get somewhere to eat with seating is hard in NY so was very happy to find a pub, only wanted quick meal so I had cheese pancake and dips son had 3 mini burgers. Good nice staffs efficient.

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for dinner and a beer while on business. This place is close to a bunch of hotels. What I got was a very pleasant surprise. Upstairs was more restaurant-like with a band playing - a bit too loud to get some work done....More

Thank Duncan P
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Well...i would like to review this place but it's not possible. Been sitting here for 8 minutes now and not one person has come by. Most of the place is empty... if it is bar service only... not sure why the hostess say me at...More

Thank cmatzi
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Our hotel was on the same street as this place and believe me, when you have just stepped out of the subway or off a city bus, this is the ideal place to stop by for a beer and food. We called in around 10pm...More

Thank Andy D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stopped in for a pre- dinner drink. Lots of cool beer selections. Not too loud. Very good service. We didn't eat so I can't comment on the food.

Thank Greg318
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing little bar. We made it our local while staying in New York for 5 days. The staff are really friendly and so are the locals. Food is tasty and the there is a large selection of drinks. Couldn't have asked for...More

Thank Rachel C
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-510-8415
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