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Beer Authority NYC

$$ - $$$American, ,
613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
+1 212-510-8415
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made this our local, even if you can’t then a visit should be high on your list o things to do. We ate here twice, but didn’t really go for the food, when we ate we sat upstairs and watched the world go by,...More

Thank Alannah L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time visit and its great upstairs to people-watch outside the Port Authority Bus Station. A Tuesday afternoon, it was very quiet but at least we got some good beers and a discount for Happy Hours ! Not sure how their advert for 100 beers...More

Thank david n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our server Marina went above and beyond to ensure that we had a great time. The beer selection was huge and well priced for NYC. We'll definitely be back there again in the near future.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not super crowded during the mid day period, does get busy with pre commute folks given the location next to Port Authority Bus Terminal.

Thank BigAppleGreg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, excellent food, ample TV screens for all your sports, friendly and helpful staff 💚🍀💚

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good find to escape the snow storm. Good service, good burger, good choice of beers. Recommended. Good for a social gathering and drinking beer.

Thank helentraveller1976
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

My go to place while waiting for bus service back to NJ. Large selection of beer. Good food, burgers are quite tasty and the fries are homemade and crisp. Service is great..I have never had a bad experience yet. Hope you enjoy!

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Admittedly I was tired after a long journey but after getting into a bar and ordering food soon after we were surrounded by noisy groups who pushed your seats around, nudged you and with that annoying American trait of screaming at each other even though...More

Thank Andy J
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This place advertises 90 taps and 100 bottled beers. Most of them must have been missing the night we were there. For a beer authority, their selection of IPAs was pretty limited. Food was okay- you don't go there to eat. But the noise was...More

Thank csfinch
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Large selection of beers on tap. The guinness was a little stale. We had a pizza and a meatball burger. The Burger was the better of the two. Friendly waitress.

Thank Barbara C
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 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: 613 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-3004
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-510-8415
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