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The Mean Fiddler

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner

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Sponsored by: The Mean Fiddler

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Best Irish Bar in NYC
1. Best Irish Bar in NYC
"Hands down the best Irish bar in NYC."
Emily C
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2. Great burgers
2. Great burgers
Andrew R
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3. Excellent
3. Excellent
"Best we found in NYC on our family visit"
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Irish Bar and restaurant. Irish/American comfort food with a twist. Vegetarian, Vegan and gluten free options available. Live music venue Saturday through Wednesday from 8.30 PM. DJ seven nights a week. Private party room available for private events. Happy Hour Monday-Friday 12-8 pm. All day $14 lunch and beer special available Monday-Friday .
US$11 - US$18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Irish, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So, I really thought this was more of an Irish restaurant, so we made a reservation for our group of 14. We love Irish food and music. Our reservation was for 7pm on a Sunday evening. It also happened to be one of the kid’s...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal with the family on valentines evening. Service was excellent and the food was really good. We had a selection of “small plates” that were anything but! Best nachos and wings I’ve had and the empanadas were to die for. My daughter...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We sat at the bar and enjoyed friendly, quick service. I had the chicken wrap - delicious with some bacon and avocado- with regular fries, which were crisp and tasty. My husband found the burger extra salty but decent. For a quick lunch before our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ChrisNK
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped in having seen reviews on Tripadvisor. Well worth it. Couple of pints of Guinness and some pub grub, could have been at home! Waitresses are pretty much all Irish, friendly, good craic and very attentive. Our food was really good. We went back a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank IaFI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here 2 x on our trip and both times the food was really good and the staff really friendly and helpfull .I would definitely recommend this place the prices were really reasonable compared to a lot of places in New York and the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 804caroleh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant, conventional Irish bar and restaurant with more TV screens than usual, including interesting news from England. Good for a fairly quick, pre-theater bite.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank arcas84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch - Aine is fantastic. Make your way there soon !! Quick service , lovely approach most welcoming. The food fresh , excellent. A warm reprieve in this busy part of NYC.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TrishKplus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Mean Fiddler was a perfect end to our visit in NYC. The ambience was perfect, the food is great and the staff are so friendly. Aine in particular was a great barmaid. Everyone is friendly at the bar top 🍎🇺🇸🎊

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Aine is the best and most friendly bartender ....made this place even better than it already is! If you are in town stop by and have a pint!

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit to this bar and I absolutely love the place. The staff are all attentive and happy, welcoming you are sure you glass is never empty. I had a plate of nachos with chilli and they were the best I’ve ever had. My friend...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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23 November 2018|
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Response from dbmelton | Reviewed this property |
Dunno. I have many reviews. But I will only review a place once unless it has changed a great deal.
Liam C
11 November 2018|
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Response from BrentF23 | Reviewed this property |
Yelp had a free shot offer which they honored and gave it to both of us just 2 weeks ago. It was a cinnamon toast crunch; fireball ad Irish whiskey I believe. AMAZING!!!
8 September 2018|
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Response from _selwynboothe | Reviewed this property |
Yes they can but as previous answers they won’t as I am sure you know be able to sample the amazing Guinness ..
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