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O'Hara's Downtown

) #53 of 514 Restaurants in Jersey City ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Bar, American, Pub
172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
+1 201-239-7373
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  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (2 reviews)
“watch sports” (2 reviews)
“trivia” (2 reviews)
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Bar, American, Pub
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172 1st St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2979
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Reviews (20)
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here on a Saturday afternoon. Departing Soles Brewery is nearby. The pub had lots of character, plenty of good seating, it also has outside seating. I had a Build your Own burger. It was a good burger. Cooked correctly....More

Thank Stonecity57
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Roasted Cajun wings dry and crispy, but they could have used less seasoning IMO. Chili without being spicy is just hamburger with beans. In this case, at least it's good hamburger and beans. It's a great spot with many tvs to watch sports, and numerous...More

Thank Skych8ser
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I've come here many times now, on random nights as well as for football, and in my opinion O'Hara's is a strong contender for the most fun bar in the area. It's a no frills sports bar with typical pub food, friendly service, good drink...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is probably my favorite place in Jersey City. Excellent crowd and very diverse! The food is awesome, the service is pleasant and are genuinely happy there! The owner is an excellent guy! No reason not to try it out!

Thank JConine
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We were immediately seen to and given a table, they turned the television channel over for us and offered to move us closer to the TV - great service. The food was excellent, as were the drinks and we spent a very pleasant evening wondering...More

Thank Teulu_Richards
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Went to O'Hara's Downtown on 172 1st St (at Marin Blvd) Historic Downtown $2 Coors Light and Budweiser; $1 off drafts and glasses of wine. They actually carried bottles of my favorite wine (Apothic Red). Servers were great. Good thing they had 2 restrooms for...More

Thank SIK4610
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I met some clients at this local pub one night while in the City. easy to get to, friendly staff, and pretty good food. Good beer selection, ok Ruben. We got out of there before the armature karaoke event - not our style.

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

The staff here was top notch.. Very friendly and attentive..it was also consumer appreciation day and they took 25% off the whole bill.. The food was also very good, had bunch of appetizers.

Thank paul12677
Reviewed 12 June 2015

This is a great place to watch any kind of sports. Lots of TV's, good food, friendly and attentive staff, and friendly locals as well. Went there to watch the Yankees game, and got sucked into the Tuesday night Trivia... so much fun!

Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We had dinner with a group of 10. We got call ahead so we didn't have to wait. Good selection of burgers and other entries. Most dinners are $10-14. Parking is a little tough. We parked in the grocery store about a block away.

Thank Joe451
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
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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