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Red Lion

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Greenwich Village
American, Bar, Pub
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151 Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10012-1403
+1 212-260-9797
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11:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 04:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just tried to go in and watch the rugby, 20 dollars charge per person on a Friday afternoon for an empty bar.... well done, you just lost a group of 12 people who came from a wedding and would have spent a lot of money on drink... we absolutely won't go back here, your greed just lost you alot of... More 

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Thank Jo O
Sao Paulo, SP
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day i went to Red Lion it was packed but I had a great time. Music is great, beautiful people and great location.

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Thank Marianagui
Rainhill, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Love this pub, first came here in 1991, was glad to see it still felt the same, friendly bar staff, great Guinness and football on the TV. The wife liked it too :), just wished we'd had more time to explore Greenwich Village, maybe next time!!

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Thank Lee D
New York City, New York
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great spot in the village to watch soccer especially Man U. They open early on game days and the vibe is quite fun to watch a game. Great location too, after the game you can enjoy the rest of the day in the village.

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70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent bar with Top service. Had the veggie burguer was excellent. But for me, the best part was the musicians!! You guys ROCK ALOT! thank you for the beautifull night! ;)

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Thank Filipa F
London
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited here when "santacon" was on. They had a young bad on which were good and the staff were very attentive. It does however feel like a student / really young person bar which isn't a problem but just wanted to advise. We had a laugh and they showed the sport.

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Thank Rachaelmusk
United Kingdom
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772 reviews
571 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

This has been the 'grunge bar' that we have frequented for a number of years as it always had a good atmosphere. On this occasion, they had not eating on staff, only a bar man who either couldn't cope or didn't care (not sure which), but we were totally ignored. This is a major oversight as there are an increasingly... More 

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Thank UkSil
Jersey Shore, New Jersey
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93 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I loved the place - only two complaints I had: 1. Place is exceptionally (ear numbing) loud, 2. Tequilas are dilute ... I don't know whether they want their guests to not talk and rather drink and enjoy... if I knew before I would have come with different mindset. I will give this place another try sometime.

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Thank gsaurabh84
Norwalk, Connecticut
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

After patronizing this place, I read several other reviews that said the bartenders or waitstaff tried to take more money from the customer than was due. I went with friends for drinks at happy hour. I was pleased to see their happy hour went until 8PM, but it turned out the only happy one was our bartender. Our round came... More 

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Thank Ali R
Houston, Texas
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209 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This place had great music while we were there and good drinks too (although be sure to check your bill as we were charged an extra round). We were there during happy hour so tried some of the nachos...not worth it. We didn't see anyone else eating so that was probably a good tip-off that people mainly come for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 04:00
Monday
11:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 04:00
Thursday
11:00 - 04:00
Friday
11:00 - 04:00
Saturday
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10012-1403
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-260-9797

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Greenwich Village

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Greenwich Village
Commonly known as “the Village” to New Yorkers, it was here in Greenwich Village that both 1960’s counter culture and the LGBT movement were born. Famous for its bohemian past, head to Washington Square Park to get a feel for this diverse and energetic neighbourhood. You’ll find NYU students, street performers, skateboarders, kids frolicking in the fountain, and locals relaxing and playing chess. Stroll the streets to discover a mix of majestic town homes and hidden bars and restaurants that give this neighbourhood an old-school residential feel. When the sun goes down, check out one of the famous jazz or comedy clubs that still packs them in every night.
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