About Tir Na Nog Irish Bar & Grill - Times Square

The sister restaurant to our Madison Square Garden area location, Tir na nOg is a piece of Ireland in the heart of midtown Manhattan.
Our 6,000 square ft space boasts several intimate dining areas with two fireplaces and two stone cottages. Choose from dishes like the classic shepherd's pie, pan roasted cod with lobster mash or a tender New York strip steak.

315 West 39th Street
New York, NY 10018
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Contemporary American, Continental

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 4:00pm

Dinner: Sunday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Monday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:30pm

Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Cross Street:
Between Eighth + Ninth

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 760-0072

Website:
http://www.tirnanognyc.com/

Catering:
Call the restaurant for information

Parking Details:
Street parking and parking garages in the area

Public Transit:
A,C,E,N,Q,R,1,2,3,7 at Times Square

Executive Chef:
Matthew Geraghty

Additional:
Bar Dining, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Visit our website and click on special events tab

Tir Na Nog Irish Bar & Grill - Times Square Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.1

service

4.1

ambience

4.1

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

86% would recommend it to a friend

Bar Seating (9)
Fun (7)
Good for Groups (6)
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Great Beer (6)
Casual (5)
Authentic (4)
Late-night Find (4)
Live Sports (4)
Neighborhood Gem (4)
Pre/post Theatre (4)
Happy Hour (4)
Good for Birthdays (3)
Comfort Food (3)
Good for a Date (3)
Vibrant Bar Scene (3)
Cozy (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Special Occasion (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Worth the Drive (1)
Business Meals (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Quiet Conversation (1)
Romantic (1)
Great for Brunch (1)
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 1, 2017

It was alright. We went for happy hour but the waitress told us there was none and as we were leaving later that evening....it was written on the board. That was confusing. They also no longer offered pasta options. The website is outdated since the menu (bar and food) were not the same.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Went to NYC for a night with out of towners.. tried going to 3 other places that were all completely packed out at 6pm. Looked here to make a reservation for party of 7 at that time and was surprised they had availability.
Place was fairly deserted.....after the meal and the service I can see why. I won’t be going there EVER again. Hope this helps at least 1 person

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 23, 2017

I took my 5 grown children (37-23) and my 16 year old grandson for our holiday dinner. They had never been there before. It was a very short walk from Port Authority & they loved it.

We had a great time and it will be our new tradition!

Food was amazing, service was wonderful, ambiance was perfect!

My kids were snap chatting, showing how cool the restraunt was & saying, “look what my mom did for us!” I loved how it felt to share with them a cool spot in the city they didn’t know about and give them a new place to make memories.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Casual, Bar Seating, Romantic, Cozy, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Vibrant Bar Scene, Comfort Food, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Hot Spot, Authentic, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on November 18, 2017

A fantastic end to a wonderful day in NYC. Food was excellent. Service was great too.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Gluten Free Options, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Ate here on numerous occasions - and, always, gravitate towards the fish and chips. Delicious everytime! Burgers are also really good. Great place for meeting up with friends and having a beer or two at the bar. Friendly staff throughout. Some nights it gets really busy so it would be a good idea to make a reservation for your table....

Tags: Quick Bite, Bar Seating, Fun, Late-night Find, Casual, Great Beer
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 1, 2017

What a great place! The bar is very big - and energetic. But if you want to dine with friends, and actually hear what each other has to say, you are in luck here. The tables are away from the bar and behind a low wall. You can see the bar scene but you're not actually in it. And the food was great. It was PERFECT,

Tags: Happy Hour, Fun, Bar Seating, Authentic, Late-night Find
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·Dined on October 23, 2017

We decided to go there for a date night but also for the patriots vs Atlanta falcons Superbowl rematch. This was one of the only real patriot bars in NYC. That said, it didn't disappoint. From the staff to the awesomeness of the venue to the food it was all in all an incredible night and I'd definitely highly recommend this place. Good job!

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Live Sports
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Given table right at entrance area even though had reservation. Saw waitress only to take drink and food order, otherwise was gone. Food delivered by food runners. We chose the price fix, had the bangers and mash (okay) and wife had the Shepherds Pie (okay) dessert was blah. Much better restaurants in the area.

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·Dined on October 18, 2017

Great space for a large gathering. Good comfort food, very good wait staff and overall was a fun experience.

Tags: Fun, Late-night Find, Good for Groups, Casual, Comfort Food, Bar Seating
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Yet another visit for brunch and football. Steak and eggs were great. The steak was cooked as requested, soft and tasty. Eggs were perfectly sunny side up. Potatoes were tasty.
Service, as always, was great.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Bar Seating, Authentic, Live Sports, Great for Brunch, Vibrant Bar Scene, Casual, Fun, Comfort Food, Great Beer
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 (Tampa)·Dined on October 11, 2017

This place was as advertised in its blurb on Open Table. The food was well prepared and the menu includes healthful items such as beets. The steak and fries were served at the right time and with the fries hot enough so that they remained warm while I was eating. The waitress remained aware of me and provided good service. The interior architecture caught my attention for being just right. The location is good, being near the Port Authority and the Broadway district. I'd definitely recommend this.

Tags: Bar Seating
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Didn't realize there would be live music, but the host was very accommodating for helping us find a quieter table since we had a younger child with us. The server and bus staff were very attentive, and the food was tasty!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 1, 2017

I've enjoyed brunch here before so I was disappointed when I took out of town friends. The food was fine. Our waiter was friendly but inept. Despite having gluten-free options on the menu, we were informed there were none available.

About 50 minutes into our meal, the volume on the TVs was cranked up to a deafening level for the game beginning at 1:00 pm. When several patrons complained, staff said: "Well, this is a sports bar!" I've been in other sports bars where you could watch the game and still have a conversation. I won't be coming back.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Perfect! Great service! Food was wonderful- chicken pot pie and rack of lamb 😊

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Great for all ages. Easygoing and spacious. Favorite pub in nyc.

Tags: Happy Hour, Business Meals, Pre/post Theatre, Bar Seating, Great Beer, Good for Birthdays
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 15, 2017

We arrived for a 5:15pm reservation. Empty restaurant, still stood at the hostess station for 5 minutes before anyone noticed us waiting. When it was time to order drinks, I asked if they and a full bar and the waitress said, "yes, but only for like vodka and cranberry, or rum and coke, we don't really do drinks." OK... I could see the full bar with many alcohol bottles, but if the waitress is saying no... well... Dinner was meh. Husband's fish and chips were good, but my chicken pot pie was disappointing, at best. Chicken, potatoes, and carrots were all evenly cut into small cubes.. just like buying frozen carrots. gravy was bland and flavorless. I suspect the whole thing was frozen, poured into a casserole and a crust slapped onto it. I didn't eat more than 5 bites... yet the waitress never asked how the food was, the buss person never asked if it was OK or did I want a box. All in all, although I really was hoping this'd be a great meal, it wasn't.. and I can't recommend it for dinner, and won't go back.

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·Dined on August 7, 2017

Their website had a nice dinner menu, in which my guest and I were interested in purchasing from. We had already decided what we were going to eat, until we arrived and was notified their dinner menu was no longer an option. They only had bar food left, which was not much to choose from. The food was greasy, and tasteless. The waitress was nice, and apologetic, which was nice. But, we arrived, with an appointment set in advance, in order to try the dinner menu. They should try advertising when their dinner menu concludes, and when the bar food menu begins. This would weed out anyone who is in the mood to actually eat food. And not just fries.

Tags: Late-night Find
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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 22, 2017

Great place to meet with friends or colleagues after work. Good selection of spirits, ales & brews as well as bar & entrée menu.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 20, 2017

We went with the traditional fare at an Irish pub. I had the fish and chips. The fish was a bit soggy. The chips were okay. Overall, well below the quality of fish and chips in any part of the British Empire. My wife had the shepherd's pie. Again, the meal was okay, but lacking in the flavor of lamb and the texture of the mashed potatoes was grainy. The food was not terrible, but okay. The service was great, the crowd was small but the music was way too loud...especially with so few people present.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre
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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 12, 2017

This is a regular 'go to' for us when a bunch of friends meet up in the City. They just recently extended their menu (dishes like duck are new). Highly recommend the fish and chips which comes with fries and mushy peas. Very good. Great selection of wines and beers.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Special Occasion, Pre/post Theatre, Great Beer, Fun, Comfort Food
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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 12, 2017

We came here for dinner before a show, food was brilliant and our waiter was top class.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 5, 2017

Had dinner at Tir Na Nog on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, a party of five women. We were all pleased with our meals, the atmosphere and our lovely waitress. Will definitely return.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Late-night Find
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on June 14, 2017

Exceptional service - good food appetizers were good, food exceptional. Six of us each had different main course and it was all very good.

Tags: Bar Seating, Worth the Drive
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 (New York Area)·Dined on June 13, 2017

Food was very good and a nice portion. Servers were friendly and attentive. Would so go back again

Tags: Cozy, Disabled Access, Special Occasion, Sunday Lunch, Fun, Good for a Date, Romantic, Bar Seating, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Pre/post Theatre, Quick Bite, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 25, 2017

Service was good and very friendly staff. Food was delicious,arrived timely and hot

Tags: Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation, Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 25, 2017

restaurant is dark - staff very friendly - corned beef very dry - fries very good - soup good -

Tags: Quick Bite
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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 20, 2017

Excellent food and service. It is great to have a server with an Irish accent.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 17, 2017

Great place, great food. Dinner with my children before the show was relaxing and comfortable. Would go again! A+

Tags: Tapas, Fun, Comfort Food, Bar Seating, Great Beer, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 6, 2017

Perfect spot for a girls' (3 generation) pre- theater luncheon in the city.

Tags: Casual, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups
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 (New York Area)·Dined on April 30, 2017

This place is such a great find. Wonderful food and atmosphere. Everyone in our party enjoyed it.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Late-night Find, Good for Groups, Casual, Great for Lunch
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on April 8, 2017

Wonderful service and the food was fantastic. The pork chop and the pasta were a hit at our table!

Tags: Happy Hour, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (New York Area)·Dined on April 4, 2017

What a great find! My friends and I are trying out different locations for monthly dinners. March was Irish for St Patrick's day, but weather caused us to reschedule. 4 out of 8 were able to attend and we had a great time! Good food, good friends - what more can a person ask for?

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Afternoon Tea, Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on April 2, 2017

I would recommend. The restaurant is dark inside but very large. Food was decent - everyone enjoyed the meal but there was nothing exceptional about it - eggs, burgers.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on April 1, 2017

Met with friends from Arkansas to enjoy great conversation

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Savannah)·Dined on March 21, 2017

Great place for corned beef and cabbage. Beer was tasty and fresh. Service was exceptional.

Tags: Bar Seating, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Kid-friendly, Casual, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 19, 2017

I've been here several times - always a good meal, ambiance, staff and you can't beat the prices.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, People Watching, Disabled Access, Sunday Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, Hot Spot, Bar Seating, Quick Bite, Cozy, Great for Brunch, Fun, Happy Hour, Casual, Kid-friendly, Comfort Food, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Groups, Great Beer, Great for Lunch, Worth the Drive
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on March 17, 2017

The food was very good. Ambiance and atmosphere were outstanding. However, service was horrible. Our server took our order and brought our drinks, then I didn't see him again for another 50 minutes. Someone else brought our food. When I finally flagged him down for the check, it took another 15 minutes to get it. It really put a damper on our over- all experience.

Tags: Authentic, Live Sports, Happy Hour
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 (Dallas)·Dined on March 12, 2017

We found this restaurant while staying on broadway. It was an awesome find. The place was lively and fun, but not packed. Service was excellent and food was delicious at a reasonable price. There was a live Irish band and it was a relaxing entertaining experience coupled with great food and service. If you're near broadway and want a great experience without breaking the bank, definitely give this place a try.

Tags: Cozy, Bar Seating, Comfort Food, Seasonal, Great Beer, Outstanding Value, Pre/post Theatre, Live Music, Fun, Good for Groups, Casual, Quick Bite, Late-night Find, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem
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 (New York Area)·Dined on March 2, 2017

The experience was ok the service was not as attentive as other places i have been to; we had to ask for the check three times before I was provided with it
Food - tasted delicious; I ordered the salmon and it was everything I expected
Price - dinner for three was approximately $80 which is great
Drinks- we all ordered different type of sodas and they were all flats and tasteless

Tags: Great for Lunch, Fun, Happy Hour, People Watching, Casual
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 19, 2017

Really enjoyed the corn beef! Would definitely come back.

Tags: Good for a Date, Comfort Food
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