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Doc Watson's

1490 Second Ave., New York, NY, 10021
nr. 77th St.
212-988-5300

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6
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local watering hole

By hometown11104 on 1/29/2004

  • Overall Rating: 8
  • Yes, I would go back!

This place is what your neighborhood hangout should be. Great beers on tap, especially the Guiness and Harp, good apps and bar menu at reasonable prices. Buy backs are frequent, and the staff is extremely friendly. The best time to go is for a pop after work or for a pre game on Saturday afternoon. Prime time bar hopping is crowded like all of the upper east.

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FRAT-BOY paradise - skip this place!

By truly_sweet on 8/25/2003

  • Overall Rating: 3
  • No, I would not go back!

Ugh! What a bore. Tons of partying post-collegiate snots and frat boys, plus icky beers on tap and an overcrowded pool-table-area. Mediocre food. There are much better places to go. Skip this Doc Watsons.

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