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799 Old Country Rd, Plainview, NY 11803-4905
516-935-5120
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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New York City, New York
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115 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ample portions, reasonable prices, loud busy setting with young wait staff. Nachos, ribs, burgers, salads, etc. Everywhere you look there are tv's. Surrounded by sports memorabilia you can purchase. Large drink menu. Children's menu limited. Lots of kids.

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Thank nycruisequeen
Long Island
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time we came here with a group of people. Jackie the day manager really was so helpful. I called in a week before and asked for a round table, told her we would like to order ahead of time and I wanted to know the cost so I could collect everyone's money. I called the day... More 

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Thank funtimefamily
New York
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67 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is just another sports bar,that serves mediocre food. It's good for a neighborhood hangout and especially good for kids.i for prefer Millers to this place

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Thank Berste
Plainview, New York, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The children love it and do is my wife. Food is always good. Service depends on the shift. They have tendency to hier younger staff!

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Thank titi1966
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here several times and it is always good. The service is typical New York, the food is really good. I especially like the broiled seafood dinner and the seafood salad! Great bar area and the owner is always there to keep things moving in this busy neighbourhood spot.

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Thank Gwenda B
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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95 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The plus is our party of 15 was able to be quickly seated for dinner on a Saturday night and the service was good. The minus was the food. Our plate of nachos arrived with what looked like nacho chips that came from the bottom of the bag - small and broken. After ordering hot dogs or burgers just about... More 

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Thank Milo01945
Plainview, New York
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Have been going there for years. It is a sports bar with a zillion TVs and every item on the menu is an allstar to itself. Great place to watch a game or to eat with a lareg group or your family. Owners are nice as is all of the staff.

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Thank Bmiles512
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Great local place to eat and drink. Good menus and drink choices. Convenient location and good neighbourhood for walking to from my hotel.

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Thank Gwenda B
Commack, New York
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

The Main Event is a family style restaurant, with TV's in different locations, the food is good and the staff is friendly and helpful. They are always busy so there might be a wait.

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Thank carol s
Plainview, New York
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

The food is good, it's on the expensive side but not too bad, the service is very good and it's clean. It is what it is.

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Thank mandey93

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 799 Old Country Rd, Plainview, NY 11803-4905
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Plainview
  • Phone Number: 516-935-5120

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?