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O'Hara's Downtown

172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
+1 201-239-7373
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (5 reviews)
“quick beer” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Karaoke night never fails to deliver. Cheap pitchers and Backstreet Boys...have I died and gone to heaven?

Thank mgcampbell1101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The locals....that the term that describes people who have lived in the area awhile. When doing business in the area, I like to consult the locals on a spot to eat a good burger. They sent me here years ago, and I continue to go...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Went with a friend on a glorious spring weekend day, and the bar had the big windows and the deck area open. An okay selection of beers, although there is some very good competition for choice from other very local places. We tried a couple...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 19 April 2018

The BBQ short ribs turned out to be merely two large rib cuts,probably pan grilled, but quite tender. The NY sirloin was just as it should be, while the Baby spinach salad was quite filling Thankfully the place wasn't too noisy this time, but the...More

Thank sakusa2016
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visited on a busy Thursday night after flying in from the U.K. The bar was very busy but they managed to get us a table sorted in the far corner. I love the fact that wherever you sit you can watch Baseball, Basketball or any...More

Thank Schnauzer15
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

It's a typical American bar. Loud, not so clean. They have a big menu of draft beer. I liked the wings. The waitress was very friendly and quick. If you just looking for a quick beer and a bite to eat, it's a good place...More

Thank Jeropa67
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent tacos on Taco Tuesday accompanied by super service and comfortable, cheerful surroundings. Shall visit again and, I'm sure, again. Value for money in an area chock full of restaurants many of which are pricey yet ordinary.

Thank Bshameem
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Took our family of 5 here on a Tues night as we were looking for a local Jersey City restaurant to celebrate a birthday. Read the other TA reviews and thought we would give it a shot. Very happy we did. Menu offers a wide...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

It was recommended by desk clerk at hotel. We walked up on Friday night and had dinner. One side is bar and other side has about 12 tables for eating. Good burgers! You can get sliders if you prefer too. Helpful servers. Lots of tvs...More

Thank mjbbowls
Reviewed 8 August 2017

After a trip to downtown and a long walking tour, popped in here for a quick beer to cool down, fantastic bar staff and great service, stayed in for longer than we planned.

Thank Tony H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-239-7373
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