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Grassroots Tavern

20 St Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10003
+1 212-475-9443
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
12 Apr 2017
“This place never changes! Cheap and reliable ”
14 Jul 2016
“If you love dive bars, you'll feel right at home here!”
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American, Pub
20 St Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10003
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

End up in here every time I go to New York. Reliably cheap ($3 beers, $2 in happy hour), $1 pop corn and cheap juke box ($1 for 4 songs). This bar never changes which is reassuring,it is a great find.

Thank mariek911
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Not many downtown places that have $4 well drinks and very cheap beer all day long. The crowd is very friendly, the bartenders are cool, and the atmosphere defines "dive bar." What more could you ask for?

1  Thank phillyphil2015
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Reasonable prices, lots of locals, great staff, good atmosphere in this dive bar downstairs on St Marks place - near St Marks hotel

Thank Hey J
Reviewed 1 March 2012

I went here with my hubby and friend who lives in NY. St. Mark's is her favorite street in NY and after spending some time in Grassroots I understand why. Drinks are cheap for NY, bartender was funny and personable. We are all from Philadelphia...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2007

It's divey, the bartenders can be moody and sometimes it smells...and yet I find myself drinking here all the time. The prices are great and so is the jukebox. I think the bartenders get moody because so many obnoxious people (including myself) hang out here.

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American, Pub
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Open Hours
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
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16:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 St Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10003
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-475-9443
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