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Brendan's Bar & Grill

42 West 35th Street, New York City, NY 10001 (Manhattan)
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Ranked #576 of 11,751 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $25
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Irish, Bar
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

this is a great place whether you want to sit in bar area and eat or book a table in restaurant have visited this for several years now and would thoroughly recommend. Service is good helpful waiting staff and good menu. If when you visit lamb is on special menu order it - superb melts in the mouth.

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rochester,new york
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160 reviews 160 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Sea bass is the best I have ever had. They have salads, sandwiches, full dinners. Will fit your appetite. Bread was dry, not worth bringing out. Had cinnamon ice cream for dessert. Yum!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Located in the lobby of Hotel 35 near Herald Square, Macy's, Empire State Building. Worth the time if you are in the area. Food was quite good and service was quick and pleasant. We ate there three times (breakfast, dinner, drinks in apps) during our two day visit to NYC.

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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Stumbled on this place after a long days sight seeing as it was a pleasant surprise. Busy which is a good sign always and there is a bar area at the front and restaurant at the back. Big high ceilings and nice setting. Had shepherds pie which was lovely and very filling. Partner had the burger and it was really... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I was bowled over from the second I walked in the door. The setting is simply amazing...... High ceilings, exquisitely decorated, starched white table cloths, soft lighting and decorated tastefully for the holidays..... and then came the menus and food which managed to surpass the setting. The food arrived quickly and was beautifully presented, hot and tasty. There wasn't a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Fabulous food. I had the braised short rib special with mashed potatoes and asparagus. Spouse had prime rib. Prices were reasonable for NYC. Went for an early dinner on a Friday night and had no problem getting a table, though the place filled up quickly. The Irish waitress was from County Cork was very attentive and sweet. The building has... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We went to Brendans bar as a party of four and had a steak which was melt in the mouth - good value and excellent service. The waitress who served us ( a music student) was really helpful and very efficient even though we arrived quite late and just before the kitchen closed. Highly recommended.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Good food, prices and waitstaff. Very accommodating to our party of 13 which included children. They were able to serve gluten-free pasta to one of our party.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Good little neighborhood bistro. Eaten here many times and never had a bad experience even alter after theater. Kitchen closes promptly at 11.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

but lacks the friendly touch you get from a lot of other Irish bars in town. The food is good though.

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Additional Information about Brendan's Bar & Grill

Address: 42 West 35th Street, New York City, NY 10001
Phone Number: 212-564-5405
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: Irish, Bar

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