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Blind Tiger Ale House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
281 Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10014-4106
+1 212-462-4682
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
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281 Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10014-4106
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

We try to always stop here for some beer tastings when we are in NYC. The tap selection never disappoints. So many beer styles are offered. Our bartender was Adam, who was knowledgeable, friendly, & attentive. The only drawback here is that it's always quite...More

Thank rbs360
Reviewed 30 December 2015

On Bleeker St. was a craft beer bar that is known in NYC - the Blind Tiger. This is one of the first craft beer bars in NYC that first opened in 1995. We decided to stop in to see what it was about. It...More

Thank TheGreatCubeEscape
Reviewed 17 December 2015

The Craft Beer scene exploded in New York with Blind Tiger. It is a popular place, but yet you feel at home here. The draft list is excellent, and the staff are great. It will get packed, though, so try to show up during an...More

Thank HankScorpi0
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Food was lovely and the drinks even better. Staff definitely know there stuff and were really helpful and friendly.

Thank nathanemma1
Reviewed 15 December 2015

You go to Blind Tiger (BT) for the beer list. You wont be disappointed in their albiet brief menu at BT though, the food is delish, and worth the trip. I arrived via the #1 train, and a couple blocks walk. Worth the trip down...More

Thank Doug R
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Great tavern atmosphere and huge selection of draft beers, including casked ales! Try them all! It was amazing that at 3:00 PM, it is like someone flipped a switch and the crowd swarms in. Table service retreats back behind the bar then. Great place for...More

Thank travelingobserver
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had a few drinks in here. Fantastic choice of craft beers and wines available. Great atmosphere, reasonable prices, genuine pub! We didn't have food but observed folks who had and that looked very good. Friendly staff who give recommendations and centrally...More

Thank Vazbo
Reviewed 22 October 2015

My wife & I visited the Blind Tiger on Wed. Oct. 14 for lunch. We loved the "pub atmosphere" created by the decor, the bartender (Luke) and two very friendly, funny regular customers (Steve & Lennie). There was a huge variety of draft beers (supplied...More

Thank phikapboy
Reviewed 8 October 2015

I have been here a couple of times- the first time was to drink only. They have a great selection of beer and wine and will let you sample before you commit. The second time I came I had some food at the bar- Mussels...More

Thank danielle F
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We spent a fabulous few hours in this bar. The day we where there was a Sierra Nevada takeover and they had 16 of the 28 taps given over to therir beer. Good mix of regulars and tourists but a fabulous beer selection. Service was...More

Thank 1892Shearer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10014-4106
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-462-4682
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