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The House of Brews

#1,593 of 11,947 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
$$
Neighborhood:
Midtown
American, Bar, Hamburgers, Pub
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363 W 46th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10036-3818
212-245-0551
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Description: This cozy neighborhood Hell's Kitchen beer cave offers a laid back...
This cozy neighborhood Hell's Kitchen beer cave offers a laid back atmosphere with down-to-earth staff & a great selection of craft brews from around the world! Your local bar with your favorite beer & soon-to-be favorite beer--we have a rotating beer list for those who always want to try something new, and a permanent list for those who love their old standbys.
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Good for:
Bar scene

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  • 40
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  • 36
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing!

Seriously can't say enough good things about this bar! We were staying close to Times Square and hunted this place down on the first day that we arrived because they had a couple of beers we really wanted to try. It's a 5 minute walk from Times Square, has an excellent beer selection and some... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
JayJayMez
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Chester, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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Chester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Seriously can't say enough good things about this bar! We were staying close to Times Square and hunted this place down on the first day that we arrived because they had a couple of beers we really wanted to try. It's a 5 minute walk from Times Square, has an excellent beer selection and some awesome IPA's if you're a... More 

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Nashville
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We stopped here for lunch - we had burgers and buffalo mac n cheese. It was okay but nothing worth trying again.

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Wales, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Lots of good beers....mostly local micro breweries and although we didn't eat there the food looked good.

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Salem CT
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

another nice restaurant/bar. nice people, good atmosphere, good food, good beer and a hugh variety on tap and bottles/cans.

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Baden-Baden, Germany
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96 reviews 96 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Great quiet little tavern with friendly staff and a great selection of beers. They have rotating guest drafts and also have a selection of wines and ciders.

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Pewaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Watched the rose bowl here. Good pub food. Good service and good beers. Lots of TV's. Pub is small - only has 10 tables or so but wasn't crowded.

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

As an Englishman (Yorkshire actually) New York has been a bit of a disappointment on the beer front. Apart from a good pint in the Heartland Brewery below the Empire State on our first visit, New York has been a bit of a desert. Probably my fault for going to the wrong places, so on this occasion time spent on... More 

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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We enjoyed visiting this bar later in the evening for a drink and quiet chat after doing the 'tourist' thing during the day. Luckily we had an apartment just across the road, so handy after staggering out after sampling a few of the many strong ales on offer and copious amounts of Guinness until 4 a.m. The staff were friendly... More 

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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116 reviews 116 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Title says it all, nice pub, friendly staff, good selection of Micro brews, but teh food is very disappointing. We pop in before for pre-theater food and ordered a number of bar usual appertisers, Nachos, Wings, Quesadillas all were sadly lacking in appearance and taste. My advice stop by for a beer but eat elsewhere

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

met out of town friends and it was quant enough to sit and drink and quiet enough to talk but nothing out of the ordinary. would go back again though

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 363 W 46th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10036-3818
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: 212-245-0551

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Bar, Hamburgers, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

Description

This cozy neighborhood Hell's Kitchen beer cave offers a laid back atmosphere with down-to-earth staff & a great selection of craft brews from around the world! Your local bar with your favorite beer & soon-to-be favorite beer--we have a rotating beer list for those who always want to try something new, and a permanent list for those who love their old standbys.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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