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The Irish Exit

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978 2nd Ave, Apt 1C, New York City, NY 10022-6355
+1 212-755-8383
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good54%
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Feb 8, 2017
“Great wings and beer”
Oct 25, 2016
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Bar, American, Pub
978 2nd Ave, Apt 1C, New York City, NY 10022-6355
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Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

A very nice place and service, tasty food (we ordered wings and mozzarella sticks) and decent beer choice. The prices are very reasonable!

Thank meinhowl
Reviewed October 25, 2016

On a horrible raining Sunday afternoon on my first day in NYC, I thought i'd better find somewhere to take shelter and watch the Steelers game (hoping it would be easy to find as they were playing the Jets). Lo and behold, a quick Google...More

Thank GLWayne
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Attention Steelers Fans & Transplants... Should you find yourself in New York City (Manhattan) on Pittsburgh Steelers Game Day, you are not stuck watching your team on your laptop in a hotel room. Head for the IRISH EXIT at 978 2nd Avenue for an authentic...More

Thank TCinTheBigCity
Reviewed August 27, 2016

If you search for a cool and hot Irish pub - take the Irish Exit. Lovely cute female bartenders, plenty of beers & other drinks and great vibes during happy hour. Crowd is pretty mixed and relaxed and you will have a lot of fun...More

Thank Ilike2travel99
Reviewed May 30, 2016

Great service for a NYC bar! Wednesday nights is trivia and IT IS FUN! I love the layout, the host and the crowd. People are chill and competitive in a fun way, nothing ridiculous, great atmosphere. The bartender is friendly and efficient. Pricey for pub...More

Thank Kelly V
Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

I won a happy hour here. The appetizers are delicious. The drinks weren't watered down. Our bartender catered well to us.Music was get out of your seat and dance and sing. Looking forward to the next time. Had a great time.

Thank Janel R
Reviewed November 3, 2015

We visited Irish Exit on our recent trip to NY. We had some food there and it was quick, cheap and very delicious! Staff were very friendly - but we arrived on quiz night which was full. Being full it meant it was difficult to...More

Thank mandylou88
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Went here after happy hour at Asian Station and it wasn't too crowded! Decorated for Halloween and had good music! I would recommend if you are looking for just a chill spot that isn't too crazy!

Thank 992jocelyng
Reviewed July 17, 2015

Went in with a group of friends for their weekly trivia night. Bar was busy but not overly packed. Only one bartender but he was great. Never had to wait more than a minute or two and he had a smile the entire time. Food...More

Thank LOCommishNY
Reviewed December 4, 2014

We visited on Tuesday night for the regular free comedy show 'Hot Soup'. There was only a small crowd in attendance (about 20 of us) but the venue is very intimate and there was still a good atmosphere. There were around 6 comedians with some...More

Thank Nickobristol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $31
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 978 2nd Ave, Apt 1C, New York City, NY 10022-6355
    (Between 51 & 52)
  • Public Transportation: E & M trains to Lexington Ave & 51st St 6 train to Lexington Ave and 53rd St M15 runs down Second Ave, stop near 52nd
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-755-8383
  • E-mail
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