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Johnny Mac

208 Main Street, Asbury Park, NJ
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Ranked #48 of 91 Restaurants in Asbury Park
Cuisines: American
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- Aug 23, 2014
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English first
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW via mobile

I've been to Johnny Mac's a number of times over the years and have enjoyed the reasonably priced drinks and the unfortunately increasing quarter-at-time fun at the skee-ball games in the down stairs portion. I don't mind skee-ball went up as others complained. It's just the same price as the boardwalk. Although if it were to go back to 50... More

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New Jersey
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130 reviews 130 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Well, if I start off a review saying that a place is 'ok for a beer' than that let's you know where I am going. It is ok for a beer - period. Do you want a beer? They have them. I went here with a few friends and was immediately put off by the female bartender that messed up... More

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Manasquan, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

hate everything about this place. starts with the bouncers. I will never recommend this place to anyone

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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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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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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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