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Kellys Sports Bar

12 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-7902
+1 212-388-1464
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
Nov 27, 2018
“Have a beer and watch some hockey”
Nov 12, 2018
“Fun bar to watch hockey”
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12:00 PM - 4:00 AM Hours
12 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-7902
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

Stopped by to catch an afternoon Canucks-Sabres game a few weeks ago and it was a good call as this is a Buffalo sports team focused joint so great atmosphere. Drinks are reasonable and the dude behind the bar even let us bring in pizza...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chrisunderscorecarr
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Ended up here as we were looking for a place to watch a Canadian team play hockey. On request the staff put the game on two tvs. Friendly folks and bar staff with a jukebox.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CdnDiveGal
Reviewed June 6, 2017

My spouse and I visited Kelly’s Sports Bar NYC on a Sunday afternoon in mid-February 2017. We were looking for a bar at which to enjoy a few happy hour drinks, and Kelly’s fit the bill. Kelly’s proclaims itself as the official home to fans...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank fluffnfold
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We were in NYC for a week and went there twice. The first time was good with cheap beers and nice service. The second time was their 10th anniversary and we happened to be there. They had grilled dogs, steak, burgers, ribs and kabobs for...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank dennis l
Reviewed June 5, 2016

Cool dive bar, its gets wild here on Sunday's during football season for the Buffalo Bills games. They serve wings too.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank bucshot
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Don't know about other reviews but used bar for 5 days to have a few drinks before dinner, made very welcome, staff chatty and keen to give a pleasurable experience. When in NY again my drinking hole

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank 56mitch
Reviewed July 4, 2015

The reason I'm giving this bar 1 star is because of the actions of the owner/manager (I'm not sure which role he occupies, but I'm assuming the former is true). Myself and my friend were enjoying a beer in the bar, playing the excellent ice...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank realmadridfresh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Service
Lunch, Dinner
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: 12 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-7902
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-388-1464
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