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Playwright Celtic Pub


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Served monday - friday 11 am to 4pm
Grilled 10oz Sirloin Burger
Served w/ French fries, lettuce, tomato, onion & pickled
Chicken Quesadilla
Served w/ sour cream
Cajun Chicken Sandwich w/ Basil & Roasted Red Pepper Mayo
Served w/ French fries
Homemade Meatball Sandwich
Served on French bread w/ marinara sauce
Irish Style Ham & Cheese Toastie
Served w/ French fries
Bacon, lettuce, tomato on toasted white bread, served w/ French fries
Classic Chicken Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce, garlic croutons & parmesan cheese
Chopped Turkey Salad w/ Chipotle Mayo in Pita Bread
Romaine‎ lettuce w/ cucumber, tomatoes & red onion, topped w/ shredded cheddar cheese
Presto Pasta
Penne pasta, pristo sauce & parmesan cheese, served w/ garlic bread
Grilled Cod w/ a Lemon & Herb Crust
Served w/ rice pilaf & mixed vegetables
Established in 2000. Playwright Celtic Pub is the second act of the successful Playwright franchise here in New York City! In the heart of the theater district and just steps from Hell's Kitchen, the Playwright welcomes locals and visitors alike for 4 floors of Irish welcome!
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, International
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We Decided On The $30 Fixed Price Menu Which With The Steak You Added $6..... Salad To Start With Blue Cheese Sauce Followed By A Steak Well I’ll Tell You The $6 Was Well Worth It, Never Have I Had A Steak So Juicy And...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank markbV6819CT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for lunch before Hamilton and found it to be a nice Irish pub, just as advertised. I had a buffalo chicken wrap which was smaller than I expected but it was very tasty. Someone I was with had the Irish stew and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank RiceWP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place with a busy atmosphere, as we had been walking plenty over the first few days of our trip we wanted to sit in one place before grabbing a cab. We were there for 3 hours of food and drinks. Great measures on the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank leejS1996DY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In May we went to the rooftop bar after a show. Service was good. Went again in December for a pre theatre meal. They were gracious and accomodating since my date was late. Burger (with some special food restrictions) was perfect. I will return.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cityrider10
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Been here twice now and both times the food has been fab, great service with very polite servers, good choices on the menu and very reasonable priced!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 243arleneh
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Food good, messy burger $20 & a cheddar beef burger $16, which was both good, kids meals $15 was a good price for a meal and Ice cream. 2x cokes and 1 pint of IPA and the Bill came to $96 inc 15% gratuity, seemed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

I first found this place on my own after failing to get a ticket in the Hamilton lottery. I was soaked through and cold, and went into the first place I saw. The bartender took one look at me and said, "You look like you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leah v
Reviewed 5 January 2019

Attentive, reasonable prices, varied selection, pleasant outing before the theater. Chicken Kiev was overdone. Good steak. Desert (apple a la mode) OK. Ate upstairs with view of street.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank QQ1234
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Dropped in while waiting for tktx to open Great service Friendly staff Food ok Great pub atmosphere Mostly locals Would definitely come back!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank DrKenDavis
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

We went there for convenience prior to show and good reviews. Seating was prompt and friendly. Service was very good. Food was ok. One teen had burger and fries and the other has penne with chicken. Nothing special. I had chicken pot pie. Crust was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Response from tyagi | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a big restaurant.
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Response from vanessay249 | Reviewed this property |
We visited other bars and restaurants but particularly liked this one for its live music , more reasonable price and friendliness
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