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East Village Tavern

$$ - $$$
East Village
American, Pub
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158 Avenue C, New York City, NY 10009-5301
+1 646-476-4764
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

We loved the food and the beer selection was extensive. The Lamb sandwich is amazing as are the Buffalo Wings. The band played rock & roll and Irish music. Bartenders were fun.

Thank Sean R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2015

You cannot go wrong at the East Village Tavern. The crowd may be heavy or light but you will always get good service from the bartender who knows a lot about the great beers they are serving. This is my A#1 pub when I'm in the City.

Thank EvanKovach
New York,NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2015

If you are a fan of quality craft beers and an unpretentious atmosphere, then you'll find yourself gravitating to the East Village Tavern. The taps change constantly so whenever you come in, chances are very good that you'll find a new craft beer to try. The food menu is also simple yet good, which is what appeals to most patrons.... More 

Thank Curtis L
Tavistock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2013

The East Village Tavern is part of the Good Beer Seal which means it serves locally crafted beer amongst other things. The beer selection is fantastic. I have been to the bar on a weekday afternoon when I've been the only person there and I've been on a Saturday night when it's packed and both times I had a brilliant... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2009

I strongly recommend this place. I have just returned from a long weekend in NYC staying at the very good 'East Village Bed and Coffee' (check out the reviews!) and made this place my local for the duration. A stunning range of quality ales, a friendly clientele and friendly, informative bar staff (thanks Marty!). I didn't eat from the bar... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
American, Pub
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Avenue C, New York City, NY 10009-5301
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 646-476-4764

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

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