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Oldcastle Pub & Restaurant

160 W 54th St, New York City, NY 10019 (Manhattan)
(212) 471-4860
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Ranked #4,224 of 11,658 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 am
Cuisines: Irish
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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English first
Slivenec, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice pub, not great, not bad, , good selection of beer, very good food - chicken wings. Sometime lazy service and pricey.

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Ponca City, Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I got the meatloaf lunch - it wasn't remarkable but was okay. The mashed potatoes had a big slice of cheddar cheese somewhat melted - sort of slapped ontop of the potatoes unceremoniously. If you like that sort of thing, well... The first server was very unfriendly but the second one earned her tip. At least she smiled. Some lady... More

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

$20 each to go upstairs to watch any GAA games! What a joke!!! Did they not hear of Irish hospitality! This place is a rip off! Another money making scheme to rip us off! Not impressed!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Excellent environment, felt like an old Irish Pub. this was last meal on our trip.Wonderful way to spend our last time and dollars. Food was very good and plentiful

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We had been to other local bars throughout our stay and spotted this one just off the main road on the last night. We decided to give it a go and were not disappointed. The barman was very helpful and went out of his way to ensure we were happy with our visit. The food was excellent and plentyful (I... More

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Northampton
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57 reviews 57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

So many places in New York are average: to us this was a great little find with excellent drinks and food and pleasant service. Stayed for much loner that intended

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Gavirate, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Good atmosphere, friendly local. Quick orders; special menu and price are nont excessive. For drinking we have opted for tap water so I have no idea about drinkd prices, The waitresses are polite and nice. Always remember to tip, is an "obligation". We were well. Since coming back

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Dublin, Ireland
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

Really disappointing in compared to other Irish bars in the area. We were in its sister pub the stage coach tavern earlier in the day. Where it was bright clean helpful. Oldcastle is dark dingy and the toilets are disgusting. There was 5 waitresses standing round chatting for an hour why they had so many on I don't know. There... More

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NY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We didn't love it but we didn't hate. I wouldn't tell anyone not to go but I wouldn't recommend it either. Service was not good and the food was marginal. Pricey for what you get. Great atmosphere. Location was close to hotel and subway.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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198 reviews 198 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I went here after reading the recommendations on here. Atmosphere was lively and good and I was quickly shown to my table. The order was taken and drinks arrived quickly. The waitress was attentive and kept popping back wanting to know did I want more drinks. The whole thing that spoilt it for me was the fact that I clearly... More

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