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Pig 'n' Whistle

) #514 of 9,268 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
144 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-8509
+1 917-639-3864
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
144 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-8509
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a burger and onion rings for lunch. Food was excellent and service was as well. Beer was not as cold as I like but price and quality were good

Thank Q806XLcynthiam
Reviewed 1 week ago

On 46th Street we came across this Pub when looking for a drink one night. It has a lower area as well as upstairs. Quite narrow but with enough space. Staff very friendly Drinks nice and cold as the bottles were on Ice. Plenty of...More

Thank dennisp859
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to grab a quick bite near to our hotel and found this pub. Expected your typical pub food but was pleasantly surprised. Nice menu selection and atmosphere. We caught happy hour which featured $6 wine and beer however was told when the bill arrived...More

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Myself and four friends found this lovely pub during our holiday.It was almost a home from home with hearty food and drinks on offer.Nice atmosphere...obviously popular with a good local crowd.The staff were really friendly and we all were pleased with our meals...the burgers are...More

Thank Sarcun
Pign W, Guest Relations Manager at Pig 'n' Whistle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Sarcun, we are thrilled you enjoyed your experience and the ambience here at the Pig! Make sure you guys come and see us again next time you are in New York! Take care.

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this friendly bar/restaurant late one evening, had the best food we've had in the past few days. Generous fish and fries and well cooked salmon, mash and asparagus. Most friendly service we have received so far👍

1  Thank Liz S
Pign W, Guest Relations Manager at Pig 'n' Whistle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Liz, so glad you enjoyed our dishes! Thank you for the kind feedback and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Found this by chance and so glad we did. We ordered the Veggie Burger and Lemon Chicken which were cooked perfectly and presented really well. The Veggie Burger\ salad and chips was $14 and Lemon Chicken with vegetables was $19. Drinks reasonably priced and the...More

1  Thank Ann S
Pign W, Guest Relations Manager at Pig 'n' Whistle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ann, thank you for the great feedback! Very happy you stumbled across us, do come by again next time your in the neighborhood!

Reviewed 9 June 2017

The layout is cozy (Thursday night watching MLB/NYY), but I can see it being too small and crowded on a more typical "big game" night or weekend The food was well prepared and tasted better than your average bar food... definitely recommend the angus burger...More

Thank DeeMan44
Pign W, Guest Relations Manager at Pig 'n' Whistle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Dee, thank you for the feedback and we are thrilled you enjoyed the food! Thank you for bringing the slow service you had to our attention. We apologize, as we strive to ensure each guest is well looked after and we can assure you...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

This pub was on the same street as our hotel so went in a couple of times. Can't fault the place. Food was nice, served Stella on draught and the staff were friendly. Big TV's on the walls showing different sports which was good.

Thank PJRManchester
Pign W, Guest Relations Manager at Pig 'n' Whistle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, it was great hosting you on several occasions during your stay in New York. We look forward to seeing you next time you're in the city!

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Nice retreat from Times Square, popular with locals as well as tourists. It has a nice upstairs seating area too as well as what's available on the ground floor. Plenty of TVs to watch sport on. Good selection of drinks from around the world, looking...More

Thank hamchop
Pign W, Guest Relations Manager at Pig 'n' Whistle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, glad you enjoyed your experience here at the Pig on 46th! Thank you for the great feedback and we hope to see you again in the near future!

Reviewed 26 May 2017

went here with my husband on a night out and the staff were lovely and the food excellent great atmosphere

Thank rhona26
Pign W, Guest Relations Manager at Pig 'n' Whistle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Rhona! We are thrilled you and your husband enjoyed your night here, looking forward to host you guys again sometime soon in the future!

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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
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and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
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a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-8509
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 917-639-3864
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Specialties Sports Bar Live Music Brunch Irish Pub & Restaurant History Established in 1969. It all started back in 1969 at the opening of a restaurant and a bar called "Pig n Whistle" by John Mahon and Pete Mcgee. The original restaurant was located in the Old Townhouse of President Taft on West 48th street, in the heart of New York's Rockefeller Center, the friendly people and atmosphere quickly became the meeting place for New York's literary and banking elite. The new "Pig and Whistle" on West 46th Street, in the heart of the theatre district, has the look and the feel of the historic townhouse where it all began. From the red brick walls and paneling on back bar, upstairs bar that is available for private parties and balcony overlooking 46th street, "Pig and Whistle" continues to follow the same detail and style as that gracious home in Rockefeller Center. Meet the Business Owner John M. Business Owner John Mahon son of the original owner will take over the reins in the business. He has trained and worked at many other fantastic restaurants in midtown Manhattan such as Langan's, Blooms Tavern, Pig'n'Whistle on 2 nd Ave and Pig n Whistle 48 street. Helena White will also join John in the management side. Helena has been based in New York for many year where she has gained her experience in Langan's, Pig'n'Whistle 47 th street and more recently PJ Moran's John and Helena's experience coupled with their local knowledge will ensure your visit will be one you will truly remember.
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