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McGee's Pub & Restaurant

240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
+1 212-957-3536
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was in the ‘must see’ list for one of my sons so we made sure to stop for a meal. The service was excellent. The food portions are quite generous. Two people in the group had appetizers as their meal. My son got the...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ran acrossed this place by chance, good reviews so we went on in! Good beer, good sliders, good service. Would recommend!

Thank Winona H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You know it's the real thing when you have to lean in to understand the barkeep.Gunnis on tap with a big foam head on it.Life is grand!!

Thank kevin o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not great customer service. Poor greeting by staff. No one really cared if we purchased a drink or not! Wouldn’t recommend plenty of other Irish bars in NYC.

1  Thank dolphinorlando
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of many Irish bars/restaurants in Manhattan. This one has excellent food served with a smile. Busy at 6pm when we visited but service was quick.

Thank Lin T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went On Location Tour and was dropped off here as it was the local pub in the TV show How I Met Your Mother. Service was prompt and friendly. Split a Philly Cheese with my friend. Delicious general serving which was enough for the two...More

Thank Waltra L
Reviewed 4 May 2018

McGees has really excellent food.Everyone in our party were very happy with their selection. I had the Chicken Pot Pie which was great. Fun place. You get a lot of food for a very reasonable price.

Thank Jerald J
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We visited McGees recently and the food was shockingly bad and expensive considering what we got. The drinks however are very good and great value considering the prices in NYC. We did return but we didn’t dare eat, we just visited a second time for...More

Thank Carleigh27
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Having traveled extensively in the Ireland and Great Britain, I can truly say that they do not cook green beans until brown, nor is roast beef gray; they have improved beyond all expectations celebrating the freshness and quality of the meats and produce available today....More

1  Thank John F
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Great place. Awesome service and food. Not too loud, attentive wait staff. The chicken pot pie was short on chicken, and they gave us a ton of grilled chicken at no extra cost.

Thank John W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-957-3536
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