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Blarney Rock Pub

137 W 33rd St, New York City, NY 10001-2903
+1 212-947-0825
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“bangers” (2 reviews)
“shepard's pie” (3 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
137 W 33rd St, New York City, NY 10001-2903
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped into this dive bar for a quick Bud. Friendly bartender. Place was busy at 5pm. Seems like a popular watering hole.

Thank sushiguy79
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're thrilled you stopped by! Thanks for the great feedback. Hope to see you back again sometime soon. All the best, Tom D., Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went to blarney rock to quench our thirst the first day there and finished up having food too the staff are so nice and make you feel so welcome didnt realise there was an upstairs til the next day so from then went upstairs shayne...More

Thank lozhol
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for coming in to see us! It was wonderful having you here. We're so glad we could make your trip here extra special. Hope to see you back next time you're in town! All the best, Tom D., Owner

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Good food, good beer, friendly service, lots of sports screens (with the staff happy to change channels - assuming a collective decision can be reached!). I have been visiting the bar when in the City on and off for about 20 years - and it...More

Thank Andy B
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thanks for the stars! We appreciate your loyalty. We look forward to welcoming you back again sometime soon! All the best, Tom D., Owner

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Arrived in here on our last night in New York and was met by what I could only describe as a drunk which was poorly dressed saying he was the bouncer asking me for I.d!!!I wasn’t going to show my id to anyone who couldn’t...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Stopped in here for a pre-concert dinner and drinks. There are several Irish pubs in a row, and they were all full of hockey fans but this one had a hi-top table available on the street level. We had the Caesar Salad, Reuben, Shepard's Pie...More

Thank Ramseytraveller
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave this great feedback! It was a delight having you join us. Hopefully we'll see you back here in the future. All the best, Tom D., Owner

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Well 1. The Guinness is like water so if you are Irish like me..then avoid. 2. We tried to buy a homeless guy a meal and a drink..he was watching American football through the bar window, we spoke to him an he was a Vietnam...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick beer while in the city and our bartender was friendly and nice! Beer was delicious too

2  Thank Chantel B
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

We're thrilled you enjoyed your brew with us, Chantel! It was awesome having you join us. We look forward to next time! All the best, Tom D., Owner

Reviewed 26 December 2017

This was our 1st meal in NYC since it was clise to our hotel. It was a busy little bar with great service, fun decor, tvs for sports, and hot food! We shared a ceaser salad and shepards pie which was very good.

Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

We're are thrilled you had a great time, tell your friends about us . We have been here 49 years. We look forward to seeing you next time you're in town! Best, Tom D., Owner

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Pub was within easy walking distance of hotel and I wanted to have a local NYC experience. Rangers were at the Garden and the bar area was filled wall to wall but the restaurant area was open. My wife had the fish and chips, the...More

2  Thank Frank B
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Frank, thanks for coming by while in the area, and we're glad you enjoyed our bangers and mash! We've got a few Irish lasses here -- do you remember what the lovely Irish lasses' name was? I would like to thank her for her great...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017

Visited New York in the summer and was so pleased to stumble upon this bar. On my first day I ordered an Irish breakfast and, as someone who has eaten this meal many times in London and Ireland, couldn't believe how good it was. Fresh,...More

1  Thank jackN19
Tom D, Owner at Blarney Rock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

We're thrilled the Irish breakfast hit the spot! It was a delight having you join us. It's wonderful we could be your little home away from home in the big city. Thank you so much for the awesome feedback -- we appreciate it! We hope...More

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Questions & Answers
17 November 2015|
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Response from Pat C | Reviewed this property |
Not having been in NY over Christmas holiday break, I would say that you would need a reservation for any where that is serving meals
5 August 2015|
Response from AlisonD | Property representative |
Our focus is to have our guests leave smiling.
27 July 2015|
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Response from AlisonD | Property representative |
Just got the answer, one of the oldest. 1969.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 am
8:00 am - 4:00 am
8:00 am - 4:00 am
8:00 am - 4:00 am
8:00 am - 4:00 am
8:00 am - 4:00 am
8:00 am - 4:00 am
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
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Blarney Rock Pub Midtown' since 1969! ROOF TOP BAR. Good food, good drink, good times!
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