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McGee's Pub & Restaurant

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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American, Irish, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
240 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-5201
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Reviewed 2 days ago

They play it up with their Monday menu, where the Suit Up (BBQ Pork Chop sandwich with cheddar and sweet potato fries) was delicious. The hummus appetizer was a bit sparse when shared four ways, but still allowed a few pieces of pita and hummus...More

Thank Brent D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here as am a fan of how i met your mother. It was understandably busy but a wait for a table wasn’t long, there was a good selection on the menu and and drink and food order was taken quickly. Me and my son...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I came across McGees 3 nights in to a 6 night stay in New York. We were staying in 58th street 5 minutes away. We were made to feel most welcome in the upstairs bar by Kevin whose hospitality and welcome was...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Irish pub was our first stop after checking in to nearby hotel. Extremely appealing atmosphere, predictable pub food menu, but excellent quality with mammoth portions. Lovely real fire was a nice warming touch on a Dec day. We visited here 3 times in our...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was really good and so were the portions however I felt that this place is slightly on the expensive side. Enjoyed seeing the extensive collection of how i met your mother posters and memorabilia

Thank Bjorn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thought we would try a pub to eat and was thinking of staying and having drinks after. Seated quickly and the place wasn't busy. The guy who served us was nice and friendly and service was quick. My fish and chips tasted like they had...More

Thank plushdragon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a reservation for 1 pm. Was kept waiting, while the hostess was showing a group the tee-shirts for sale, then she walked away. She came back and started attending to a large group that walked in after us. We spoke up that we were...More

Thank KK78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good lively bar serving a good selection of beers and food. Service was quick and we were able to sit at the bar. Came in a couple of times during our short stay in New York.

Thank Brenda_Trevor
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Great Irish pub. The staff is very friendly. Nice to see the place where HIMYM’s MacLaren’s was based on. McGee’s has a special cocktail section dedicated to the show; nice extra for the fans. Besides that the atmosphere is good. Multiple sports show on 5+...More

Thank Christiaan L
Reviewed 25 January 2018

I went to several McGee's in NYC. They were all decent with great food and drinks. Had a good bloody mary.

Thank KennyC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
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
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-957-3536
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