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“Great place and a lot of fun”

Playwright Tavern & Restaurant
Ranked #1,194 of 13,938 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Midtown
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Dropped in during an afternoon walk and Danny greeted us and welcomed us in during happy hour. The food was great and the Happy Hour specials were the best. Danny took our picture when we left in front of the door and we told him we would be back! And we did go back.

Enjoy!

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Thank Steve V
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NYCRestaurant1, Guest Relations Manager at Playwright Tavern & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi Steve!

Thank you so much for visiting us again! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed yourselves with us. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts on TripAdvisor. We can't wait until you return!

Cheers,
Playwright Tavern Management

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

I love the multi-level building with bars everywhere and a cozy tavern atmosphere with the open deck on top.

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Thank Leslie N
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NYCRestaurant1, Guest Relations Manager at Playwright Tavern & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hi Leslie!

Thank you so much for writing this review. We're glad you could return to the Playwright Tavern! We appreciate it. We hope to see you again!

Cheers!
Playwright Tavern Management

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Stopped in for a late lunch and enjoyed the quietness of the bar which provided some much needed respite from the hustle and bustle of Times Square. The food was tasty and not too over priced (it is Times Square so expect to pay more no matter where you go!) would definitely eat there again and they have live music late nights.

Thank Heather F
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NYCRestaurant1, Guest Relations Manager at Playwright Tavern & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi Heather!

We're so happy that you enjoyed your meal with us! Times Square can be quite overwhelming, so we're be happy to provide an oasis! Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us, and we look forward to your next visit!

Cheers,
Playwright Tavern Management

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stopped off here a number of times on our 4nt break to whet our whistle. It also plays sports on the tv which was great for the hubby. It always had a good crowd in it, I reckon a mixture of locals and tourists. The bar food was very tasty and great for lunch or snacks in the evening. Also the Irish bar man was good craic and attentive with service.

Thank Misswoo101
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NYCRestaurant1, Guest Relations Manager at Playwright Tavern & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Hello!

Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on TripAdvisor! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed yourself at our establishment. It always makes us happy to hear that our customers left the Playwright Tavern happy. We would love for you and your husband to visit us again soon.

Cheers,
Playwright Tavern Management

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Dropped by here on a Sunday night around 9 pm. Fairly busy but relaxed. We grabbed a table by the Broadway window and ordered drinks from a bartender a little too embroiled in chat with a group to serve me immediately. We sorted the drinks and food order. The food was OK. Nothing to dance in the streets about. The service continued to be friendly. We left happy. What more do you want?

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Thank Spotbanana
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NYCRestaurant1, Guest Relations Manager at Playwright Tavern & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hello,

We're glad to hear that you and your guests left happy! Thank you so much for your feedback. We would love to have you again so that you can sample more of our dishes and drinks!

Cheer,
Playwright Tavern Management.

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