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Johnny Mac

208 Main Street, Asbury Park, NJ
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Ranked #35 of 90 restaurants in Asbury Park
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Feb 1, 2014
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014 via mobile

In December I decided that I would get a few friends together and try Johnny Macs, but we would soon realize this bar was a mistake. I will first start by stating the bar is a nasty mess. The decor is dated and the place itself needs a good cleaning. The manikin in the corner by the bar (all dressed... More

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Hamilton, New Jersey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Always the first stop after getting off the train. Free pizza ticket with each drink - you do pay$1 for extra toppings. Good draft beer selection as well. I don't know the bartender's name, but she makes the best bloody mary on Sundays. Sunday has mimosa and bloody mary specials and you get a free omelet ticket. The omelet line... More

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Asbury Park, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

This is the bar that gives you street cred in Asbury Park. First off, let me just say that you get a free pizza per drink. A FREE PIZZA. Do I have to say more? Alright I will. After you eat your pizza, and drink your drink, you can find your way over to an abandoned iron oven where there's... More

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South Plainfield, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

I went there on Sunday with another couple and had a great time. We got there at 11:30 and had to wait for a table. The place was packed. For every drink you purchase you get a ticket for a free omelette. The omelette was good. Mimosa's and Bloody Mary's are $3.00. There are no waiters or waitresses. You go... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

If you want hepatitis or worse, this is the place to go. I imagine a health inspector has never entered this place. The "bartender" (who happens to run a bartending school lmfao) hands u a pint of beer by grasping it, full fisted, from the top. Palm in my beer. Glasses are "washed" in dirty cold sink. 20 glasses washed... More

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Asbury Park, New Jersey
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Free pizza, candy and omelettes on Sunday.Great eclectic bar on Mains treet .Yeah it's got attitude but so what.They got free pizza, skeeball machines and lot's of beer that are really drinkable.

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North Bergen, New Jersey
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11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

came in early, ordered 2 beers, had to ask for the pizza tickets---while the beers were being poured, another bartender said how she hated "benes" and that she didn't want to serve them, the male bartender agreed with her (could swear they were talking about us--the bar was empty) got the pizzas, but only after the pizza guy demanded a... More

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Anchorage, Alaska, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Super cool place with free bar pizzas. Late nights can be packed, but the service is usually pretty good. Drinks are reasonably priced, $5 beers and $6 well drinks. Bar tenders are friendly and the security staff is well mannered. Best place I have been in this part of Jersey.

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Wall Township, New Jersey
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16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

This place is always so crowded that it takes 15 minutes of waiving your money around to get a beer. The weird thing is that it's not a lot of people I think it's the layout of the bar tat makes it seem over packed.

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Wanamassa, New Jersey, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

We went in because a friend of mine said you get a free bar pie when you buy a drink! Well...we figured we had nothing to lose.. But I was suprised at what we gained!!1 this place inside looked like an antique shop. It has all sorts of things and saying on the walls...It also and skeet ball down down... More

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