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The Ginger Man

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Address: 11 E. 36th St, New York City, NY
Phone Number: 212-532-3740
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun 12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Fri 11:30 am - 4:00 am
Sat 12:30 pm - 4:00 am
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Exactly what the manu says!

This is a great beer house, the staff are knowledgeable, the beers varied. There is not to much more that I can say....other than I will visit again!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
9 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is a great beer house, the staff are knowledgeable, the beers varied. There is not to much more that I can say....other than I will visit again!

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Staines, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Had a full itinery of NYC bars to visit during a short visit which included the Blind Tiger, Pony Bar , Heartlands & Beer Authority...... Then a South London Brewer of "Cronx Beer" recommended the Ginger Man. We paid a short visit on our first day and new we would be back. We visited all of the above bars but... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We were in New York for a long weekend and researched all the bars on trip advisor before the trip. The ginger man was the best one visited. Loved the interior and friendly atmosphere. The service was brilliant with the bar staff really knowing their beers, with over 50 to choose from, that's very impressive. A beer for everyone from... More 

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Richmond Hill, Georgia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
22 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Go to the Gingerman if you like beer, and a huge variety of it! The atmosphere is great, although a little "business suity" in the early evening, but seems to change over to a more young adult crowd later. For a bar in Manhattan, this place is huge and the staff does a great job of covering the floor and... More 

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Portland,Maine
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

In NYC last week visiting friends from out of town, arranged to meet near W36th at and 5 th but found this gem between Madison and 5th instead! Glad I did indeed, really great ambience and decor. The overall design is superb and very unique. The beer list is one of the best, just Pugh to make your mind up... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

recommended by a local, this bar was perfect for meeting friends. Central location, very large (for NYC) and huge beer list. Didn't have food, but liked the menu.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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192 reviews 192 reviews
50 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

Great place for happy hour. They have sooooo many different types of beer, it's fun to try new ones each time you go. It gets very crowded and it's always hard to find a seat. It's hard to go with a big group of oeople but it's great if you're in a small group.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Great location , stunning collection of beers from the US and around the world , I could of stayed all week !! , love craft beer ? don't miss this one !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

The beer menu for this place is massive. 70 draught beers, lagers porters etc. Then the back of the menu has 100 bottles. I didn't have any food here, so can't review that, but really enjoyed the beers I tried. Service to our table was a little slow. Also it just so happened my first 3 choices of beer had... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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211 reviews 211 reviews
3 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Went here by chance with a friend and drank only. Excellent beer selection and some good wine... Great setting, friendly staff and all in all a great experience. Cosy place, cool bar and good/interesting seating. I didn't eat, hence the 4 stars but will return to try. Highly recommended

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