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Fraunces Tavern Restaurant

54 Pearl St, New York City, NY 10004-4300
+1 212-968-1776
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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (41 reviews)
“pot pie” (36 reviews)
“fish and chips” (54 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
54 Pearl St, New York City, NY 10004-4300
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1 - 10 of 829 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The oldest tavern was a must when we were in the area,! Great service in a very busy bar. We had a Mac and cheese and an order of oysters! All good . Would highly recommend if you’re in the area.

Thank ken h
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for stopping by and for taking the time to write this great review. We appreciate your kind comment about our service and our food. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 days ago

We found this place after getting off the ferry from Brooklyn and we are so glad we did. It's the oldest tavern in NYC and was where GW gave the final speech to his troops after the Revolution. It's beautiful inside and feels like a...More

Thank floridaflightgal
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for visiting and for taking the time to write this great review. We're delighted to hear that Fraunces Tavern is your new go-to bar in NYC! It sounds like you made the most of our Happy hour specials and we're glad...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The building goes back to the days of George Washington and it is said that he said goodbye to his officers in what is now the dining room. There are a lot of historic pictures on the walls to go with the colonial look. The...More

Thank John J
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for dining with us and for taking the time to write this review. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your overall dining experience with us and we appreciate the feedback on your meal choices. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have an office in he area and had this spot on my radar for a while given the positive TA feedback and historic building. It has a great old world vibe and charm. The atmosphere reminded me some of the Philadelphia " Old City"...More

Thank jackatie
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting us at Fraunces Tavern and for taking the time to write this great review. We're glad you made it to the tavern for happy hour and enjoyed the drinks and food you received while here. Thank you so much...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, wonderful historic atmosphere. Bar seemed great but we only ate in restaurant. Service was a bit slow but we enjoyed being there so it was ok.More

Thank cmprior999
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Fraunces Tavern and for taking the time to write your great review. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal during your visit, as well as the tavern's historic atmosphere. It's disappointing that the service you received was not as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My spouse and I visited the historic Fraunces Tavern for drinks on a Saturday afternoon in mid-August 2017. The Tavern and museum are open daily from 11:00 am until 2:00 am for lunch/brunch, dinner, and drinks. The Fraunces Tavern occupies a block in the Financial...More

1  Thank fluffnfold
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting the historic Fraunces Tavern and for taking the time to write your review. We enjoy seeing when our guests have an interest and appreciation for the tavern's long and storied history. We hope you enjoyed exploring all of the tavern's unique...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped off here after going to the 911 museum and wandering the downtown area. Primarily, we chose this for the history of the tavern. The menu was diverse enough that everyone found something good to eat. In addition to a huge list of beers...More

1  Thank AnnaBananna19
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Fraunces Tavern and for taking the time to write your review. It's great to hear that you and everyone in your group enjoyed our menu selection and the meals you had while visiting. We're glad you noticed our large beer and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for the history, we returned for the beer. There are at least two bars in this place. The beer and whisky lists are extensive and all the food we've ordered has been fantastic. It's large enough that it's never felt crowded, but...More

Thank LS2220
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting Fraunces Tavern and for taking the time to write your great review. We're glad to hear you appreciate our huge beer and whiskey lists and that you enjoyed the meal you had here. Thanks for all of your kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of my planned stops during my brief tour of NYC. That day, after visiting a few sites, the heat and humidity were starting to catch up with me, so it was the perfect time to visit the Tavern. The beautiful brick building...More

1  Thank lilyblue25
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Fraunces Tavern and for taking the time to write your review. It is extremely disappointing to us to hear that your experience was as you describe. We pride ourselves on providing the best possible service to all of our guests at...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a short walk from Wall Street down to Pearl to have lunch at the Historic Fraunces Tavern. Decided to eat in the Tavern vs the Restaurant- even though both were full (the Tavern is the bar). Good selection of drink and food. I opted...More

Thank IrvingtonVirginia
Fraunces_Tavern, Marketing at Fraunces Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for dining at Fraunces Tavern and for taking the time to write your review. We appreciate all of the great feedback about our food and drinks menus. Thank you also for the kind words about the tavern itself. We're happy to hear that...More

Nearby
Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
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5canes
3 March 2017|
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Response from Fraunces_Tavern | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We currently do not have a gluten free menu, however, we do have items on the menu that can be altered in order to be gluten free. When you visit, our wait staff will be happy to advise you on... More
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oakums
20 February 2017|
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Response from Fraunces_Tavern | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Our full menu and pricing can be found on the FrauncesTavern website under the Menu tab. We hope to see your for a visit soon!
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MonicaWelke
4 February 2017|
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Response from marcelalorenad | Reviewed this property |
Of course they are. Crayolas will be delivered to your table!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Pearl St, New York City, NY 10004-4300
    (Broad St.)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Financial District
  • Neighbourhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-968-1776
  • E-mail
Description
The Porterhouse Brewing Co. at Fraunces Tavern, is located in one of the city's most historic landmarks in the downtown Financial District. The Porterhouse offers a large range of small batch and specialty beers, serving traditional American food with a strong Irish influence. Fraunces Tavern has been a part of our city's history since 1762. Now under new management, you can expect a modern experience in an authentic historical space while enjoying great food, drinks, and atmosphere.
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