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The Ginger Man

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Crowded, but worth it

I first discovered craft beer at the Ginger Man and 1996. At that point in time, it was a cigar bar... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Scott C
via mobile
Local Beer, Local Flavour

Dropped into the Ginger Man on a cold Sunday night in January. The bar was pretty empty with a few... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
County Waterford, Ireland
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  • Average7%
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14 May 2018
“Crowded, but worth it”
5 Apr 2018
“Local Beer, Local Flavour”
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11 E 36th St, New York City, NY 10016-3318
+1 212-532-3740
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

The Ginger Man has one of the best real beer selections in NY. Many places claim to have a wide variety of beers but just provide various beers from the major producers, not the Ginger Man. Many great selections to try. Its big but not...More

Thank theniffer2017
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I first discovered craft beer at the Ginger Man and 1996. At that point in time, it was a cigar bar that serves amazing beer. The cigars are long gone but it’s niche as s craft beer haven continues to endure. The food is pretty...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Dropped into the Ginger Man on a cold Sunday night in January. The bar was pretty empty with a few patrons sitting about so we parked ourselves at the bar. The exterior is muted, we had actually walked past and had to double back. The...More

Thank TheBeerTraveller
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Popped in here after reading the reviews but we didn't find it comfortable. Around 21.00 midweek and full of suited & loud - due to drink - i.e. louder than normal americans who seemed to enjoy talking at each other (rather than conversing). Beers were...More

Thank david n
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

During a busy day of shopping & touring, we saw The GingerMan & decided to stop for lunch. A lovely pub with a reasonable beer list. As well as the long bar to sit at, there are some great leather chairs & couches to relax...More

1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Pretty cool bar.  The prices are right, especially fo rthe neighborhood (sort of midtown, Murray Hill area).  The food is also very good. It gets crowded toward the end of the week for Happy Hour, so come early. Ambiance is super casual and comfortable.  Staff...More

Thank lenovaquinn
Reviewed 31 May 2017

While in NYC for the weekend, I just had to stop by this place for the second time after enjoying it so much when I was last in the city. My fiancé and I declared this our favorite bar in NYC. We even sat in...More

Thank Kaila R
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Nice spot, good selection of beer, all kinds of beer including cask! Nice atmosphere, good location, friendly staff. Didn't try any food but it looked tasty

Thank Justin M
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We were a large group on our first night in NY. Most of our friends don't speak fluent english and had a hard time ordering their drinks. The bartender wasn't nice to them at all. She wouldn't even suggest a good beer to order (there...More

Thank Fernanda G
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for beer but it is busy! They have 30-60 beers on tap and many great ones. A minor irritation is the prices are subject to tax so are higher than they appear!

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