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Blarney Rock Pub

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Chelsea
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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137 W 33rd St, New York City, NY 10001-2903
+1 212-947-0825
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08:00 - 04:00
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a NYC classic spot pre and post rangers games and when by Madison square garden you must pay homage! It is a dive and should be respected as such. Beer isn't as cold as it should, floors might not be as clean as you'd want but the bar tenders and friendly and full of info and local lore... More 

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Thank TheLangGangOf5
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

Glad you always enjoy stopping by before or after Rangers games! We hope to see you a bunch next season, too. Thanks for the support. All the best, Tom D., Owner More 

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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little haven was just across the street from our hotel and was a welcomed gem of a place for the duration of our stay! The staff are amazing and so friendly! Food was great and the beers were a welcomed treat after a days sightseeing - would cone back to the Big Apple just to visit here!!! Cannot recommend... More 

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Thank MrsWalton
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

awesome to hear!! I'm happy you guys enjoyed everything, and we hope you make it back next time you're in town. Safe travels, Tom D., Owner More 

Hurley, New York
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87 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Wide selection of food for multiple tastes with several Irish favorites. Lots of TV's to enjoy the sports prior to going to Madison Square Garden, which is one half block away. Was able to watch the Yankees and the final round of the Masters while eating prior to the Rangers season finale. Wide selection of beers but curiously, the only... More 

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Thank James C
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

James, I'm happy you had an awesome time here! I appreciate the feedback on the Irish beers, too. It's great that you got to watch a couple games before the Rangers finale, and I hope you make it back sometime soon. All the best, Tom D., Owner More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Situated by Macy's and very close to MSG makes it ideal. Great menu great food , awesome choice of drinksbrilliant staff, ideal craic.

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Thank reeves1122016
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

I'm happy we're your go-to spot by MSG! Next time you're going to a game or concert, come by and see us for a drink. Thanks for taking the time to share this! Until next time, Tom D., Owner More 

Richboro, Pennsylvania
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191 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We found this pub right near Penn Station arriving hungry from our train ride. We enjoyed our drinks, fresh salads, sandwiches, and tasty sides at this cozy, friendly city location. Service was good for our mid-day outing, and gave us a good launching spot for touring.

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Thank Nan5049
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

So glad you had a great time with us! Our staff is the best. I hope you make it back again soon! Been doing this since 1969, oldest pub in the Neighborhood! All the best, Tom D., Owner More 

Bronx, New York
1 review
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Was in for the Billy Joel concert, wonderful experience... waitstaff was very attentive... had the Irish burger... was as good as any... would highly recommend

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Thank nickmag456
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

Nick! I'm glad you stopped in beforehand and grabbed a burger. The Irish Burger is a great choice, too. I hope you make it back soon! All the best, slainte Tom D., Owner More 

Yachats, Oregon
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62 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

After a long day exploring Manhattan, our family stopped here for a quick pub grub dinner. The atmosphere was tired, the waitress acted like she had to be there. We ordered fish and chips with a jalapeno popper starter. The fish was obviously packaged frozen fillets. One was not fully cooked. Yes, it was primarily an Irish bar, but the... More 

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Thank travelfanaticsunltd
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

Do you remember the servers name, if not, what did she look like. Very sorry about the fish and chips. I will address this now!! I know we can do better than this -- I hope you'll give us another try next time you're in the city. Thank you, Tom D., Owner More 

Keerbergen, Belgium
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203 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a NY Rangers bar, which you must visit before a rangers game. The food is quite ok, drinks as well Table service is not... (not friendly, not overlooking, not attentive)

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Thank tmstt
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

Although it's a shame you haven't had the best service here, I'm happy you always enjoy stopping in before a game! We'd love to have you back again next time for another try. Until then, Tom D., Owner More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Nice bar, staff very friendly and accommodating. Disappointed they didn't have Smithwicks (apparently their customer base doesn't like it) So good bar, good people - American (not Irish) beer

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Thank jeff_huxley
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

I'm happy you still enjoyed yourself, Jeff! We still always have Guinness to tide you over. Always good to see you! All the best, Tom D., Owner More 

New Jersey
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313 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Had a small reunion with friends. The Pub was central to us all. As you walk in you will first notice the large bar with various TV's with European sports on. You feel as if you are in Ireland. A good thing. In the back are a few tables. The waitress was indeed Irish. I asked. In fact, I am... More 

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Thank worldtravelier
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this review

I'm happy your server made some suggestions for your trip! That sounds like a blast, and I'm glad we could hold you over till you make it to Ireland. See you next time, Tom D., Owner More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 04:00
Monday
08:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 04:00
Thursday
08:00 - 04:00
Friday
08:00 - 04:00
Saturday
08:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 W 33rd St, New York City, NY 10001-2903
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-947-0825
Description
Blarney Rock Pub Midtown' since 1969! ROOF TOP BAR. Good food, good drink, good times!

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