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O'Hara's Downtown

$$ - $$$, , American
172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
+1 201-239-7373
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good52%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“burgers” (2 reviews)
“lots of tvs” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent tacos on Taco Tuesday accompanied by super service and comfortable, cheerful surroundings. Shall visit again and, I'm sure, again. Value for money in an area chock full of restaurants many of which are pricey yet ordinary.

Thank Bshameem
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Took our family of 5 here on a Tues night as we were looking for a local Jersey City restaurant to celebrate a birthday. Read the other TA reviews and thought we would give it a shot. Very happy we did. Menu offers a wide...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

It was recommended by desk clerk at hotel. We walked up on Friday night and had dinner. One side is bar and other side has about 12 tables for eating. Good burgers! You can get sliders if you prefer too. Helpful servers. Lots of tvs...More

Thank mjbbowls
Reviewed 8 August 2017

After a trip to downtown and a long walking tour, popped in here for a quick beer to cool down, fantastic bar staff and great service, stayed in for longer than we planned.

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

very good food, fast service, indoor out door sitting good for family, it has a bar.affordable prices.

Thank luisacolon
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here on a Saturday afternoon. Departing Soles Brewery is nearby. The pub had lots of character, plenty of good seating, it also has outside seating. I had a Build your Own burger. It was a good burger. Cooked correctly....More

Thank Stonecity57
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Roasted Cajun wings dry and crispy, but they could have used less seasoning IMO. Chili without being spicy is just hamburger with beans. In this case, at least it's good hamburger and beans. It's a great spot with many tvs to watch sports, and numerous...More

Thank Skych8ser
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I've come here many times now, on random nights as well as for football, and in my opinion O'Hara's is a strong contender for the most fun bar in the area. It's a no frills sports bar with typical pub food, friendly service, good drink...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is probably my favorite place in Jersey City. Excellent crowd and very diverse! The food is awesome, the service is pleasant and are genuinely happy there! The owner is an excellent guy! No reason not to try it out!

Thank JConine
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We were immediately seen to and given a table, they turned the television channel over for us and offered to move us closer to the TV - great service. The food was excellent, as were the drinks and we spent a very pleasant evening wondering...More

Thank Teulu_Richards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-239-7373
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