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The Four-Faced Liar

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165 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10014-3807
+1 212-206-8959
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15:00 - 04:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We used to go here when we lived in NYC in 2005 or so. It has definitely expanded but still great atmosphere. They pour the best Guinness. True Irish pub and not the kitschy tourist places. Go early and you'll see working people who are regulars. Late and you'll get more of the Nyu crowd.

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Orchard Park, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

I would probably become a regular here. This was a really cool pub with a nice atmosphere and a friendly bartender. Not to mention the continually awesome playlist. We enjoyed the old Irish pub feeling here and basic decor. It made us feel at home. Will visit again!

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We had a nice time drinking a couple of good beers with friends. Cool music, nice atmosphère and friendly staff (we have been offered the opportunity to taste a couple of beers before ordering)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

John the bartender took great care of us!!! Will return next time I'm the city!!! Good times!!! Was in town for March Madness.

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Minneapolis, MN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

My wife and I spent some time hitting as many Irish Pubs as we could find in NYC. Spoiler alert: there are quite a few. But as someone who goes pub crawling in Ireland on a regular basis, I have to say that very few NYC "Irish" pubs actually felt like the pubs in places like Ennis or Kilkenny or... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Being just that bit too old for clubbing, we wanted a place that was low key, but nice, with affordable drinks so we could settle in for the night. Well we certainly found it in The Four-Faced Liar. The atmosphere was wonderful and the bartender, an incredibly hospitable Irishman, was superb. The crowd was mixed, making the night fly into... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2014

This a great hole-in-the wall neighborhood bar. It's pretty big, though, and never gets too crowded. You can show up on Friday at 1AM and you can probably still find a place to sit.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 04:00
Monday
15:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 04:00
Thursday
15:00 - 04:00
Friday
15:00 - 04:00
Saturday
15:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10014-3807
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-206-8959

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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