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McGee's Pub & Restaurant

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240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
+1 212-957-3536
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (57 reviews)
“potato skins” (9 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (16 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

Good sherpards pie if missing home food. Friendly staff and if Irish pretty good chance of been served all night

Thank lspeight17
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Except for some photos on the walls there is really nothing that reminds or HIMYM, it looks like any other pub/bar. It is a nice place to hang out but absolutely overprized, the food - most of us had a McGees burger - was really...More

3  Thank Julia R
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

The staff is friendly and we had fun as we are HIMYM fans. The food was also good but I think a bit pricey for what it is. Good location, not too far from Times Square.

Thank Star R
Reviewed April 13, 2017

We really enjoyed the atmosphere in this pub. I had a turkey burger, it was eh-okay, had better. The service was good. All in all a good place to hang out. No complaints

Thank Cherie S
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Just by inspiring the pub in HIMYM it deserves five points! Great pub, good beers and drinks, great environment and music. Come here every time you're in NY!

Thank scar_madF
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

Went on a Wednesday afternoon so had no trouble getting a table. Food was good - nothing unusual or amazing - just good. There was lots of HIMYM pictures around (we are big fans but ended up at this place completely unintentionally). Would I go...More

Thank Musicallyminded24
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Popped in having walked what seemed all day for a bite to eat before bed. Bar was fairly busy with parties and other diners. Drink service was immediate but having ordered food it took near on 45-50 minutes to come. Having wanted a quick pit...More

Thank Secreteater123
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Found this pub by accident after wandering around trying to find somewhere to eat. Very glad we did. Great food at reasonable princes and great bar staff. Turned out to be a great night.

Thank Rosco2278
Reviewed March 30, 2017

ducked in for warm food and cold beer on a rainy night. McGee's Ale was excellent. Fish and chips good. Service ok. Neighbors on either table side ordered more Irish fare which looked delish...shepherd's pie; chicken pot pie looked awesome. Had lava cake and coffee...More

Thank Patty R
Reviewed March 29, 2017

I visited McGee's at my first night in NYC. I knew that pub was inspiration for How I met your mother tv serial which I am a big fan and this pub was on my "to do list" for New York trip. I went there...More

Thank Michał G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 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
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-957-3536
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