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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 good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“potato skins” (9 reviews)
“shepherd's pie” (16 reviews)
“sliders” (12 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Friendly staff, good food at reasonable prices, visited 3 days out of 6 for drinks and dinner as was just around the corner to our hotel. Setting for “how I met your mother” so popular but never overcrowded, fast efficient service. Enjoyed this place.

Thank sandtravelchelmsford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Flew to NYC for a vacation. HIMYM fans. We had to visit the pub. We reserved with 2 months in advance to have a table for our date. We wanted it to be perfect. Downside of things was when we got there and checked in...More

Thank Sahidalp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited McGee’s Pub and Restaurant, which was the inspiration for Maclaren’s pub from the Tv show ‘How I met your mother’, when we completed our NYC TV and Movie tour and found it to be an excellent choice. The pub was very clean, with...More

Thank joshie01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Were very early for a 7:30 reservation, so we expected to wait. The captain kept trying to push us to eating at the bar. I informed him twice that we had a reservation and expected a table. About fifteen minutes before our reservation time, he...More

Thank Monty R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite good food, mozzarella sticks in particular are good. The service is absolutely appalling. The waitress is door faced and my god there is an 18 percent service charge. For what? The service was awful. Cool to see the HIMYM place, that's as far as...More

Thank kieronfoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh how we from Massachusetts love to indulge in a Happy Hour when vacationing...! We had some time to kill before meeting the rest of the family, so we headed upstairs for $6 wine. Did not eat the food, but there were some great appetizer...More

Thank Sit10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are very few places in New York where you can get a drink without being hassled for food. This is one. Sit at the bar. No hassle drink. Toilets are clean and staff are efficient

Thank VES63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place. We lunches right behind a famous actor which was class. The food was delicious however massive portions. Would definitely recommend

Thank futurefreedom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to celebrate a birthday whilst in New York on holiday. I had the nachos to start which were black, I asked about them and was told it was dye which was odd although some tasted very burnt. There was a huge plate...More

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Then menu has a decently wide variety, by rueben and my fiances pot pie were top notch. There is a great drink selection (seperat drink menu for HIMYM fans - kinda cheesy) however the moscow mules got great reviews by all.

Thank buckeyetravlet
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I saw teenagers there.
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Yes! I went here alone and had a great time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
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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