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Beer Authority

$$ - $$$American, ,
613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
+1 212-510-8415
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in here three times in total as it was close to our hotel. Beer is cold food was nice and service was excellent... There's a great atmosphere .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sharonankarl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always an enjoyable experience. Love the extensive beer menu..oh so many choices!! Service is average, but still a nice time had by all

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Marlee111
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a few hours here over a meal and a few drinks, the food was nice enough - a lamb gyro and a bowl of chilli. Even though it was the week before Christmas we were lucky enough to be seated straight away, the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CapDeathCarpet
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far worst place we visited in nyc, food and service was dreadful, when we complained, manager didn’t really give a s...., I hadn’t eaten any of my food , it was swimming in a horrible sauce and husbands pork chop was really...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Firewall123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here after walking, what felt like forever. Nice place to sit down and rest up and drink a brew. Food was alright, but not amazing.. we had a party of 4. Guys said wings were good. I had a burger, it was alright. Nothing...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank hairhelper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for some post-theater drinks. I tried two flights of beers from their extensive beer menu, all of which were good, although several of my first choices were unavailable. We had the nachos with chicken, which were excellent. My husband also got the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CourtneyMD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

But I was hoping for more of a selection of local craft beers. They certainly have a wide range of national and international brews. Fun bar still

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Humdinger04
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a quick beer before getting the bus from Port Authority to New Jersey and it was decent. They had a good range and not too expensive. One of our squad got the pulled pork nachos and he didn’t think they were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jerryhughes101
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Guys, if you love good beers, prepare to get heart attack in that place, they have more beers that you can try... this is so far the best place for beers variety on tap and bottles that i ever seen, and also hamburgers are not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tommasov356
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a beer on first day in NYC - how could you not stop at a place called beer authority! Tried a couple of new beers, seating was great at that time, wait staff was friendly. Great neighborhood bar feel.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KingAlO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Hell's Kitchen
  • Neighborhood: Hell's Kitchen
  • Phone Number: +1 212-510-8415
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Beer Authority is a craft beer restaurant, serving gastro pub cuisine. With over 90 beers on tap and 100 bottled varieties, the Beer Authority is the perfect place to unwind after shopping, the theatre, heading home or simply hanging out.
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