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Jimmy's Corner

140 W. 44th St., New York, NY, 10036
nr. Broadway
212-221-9510

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9
"Highly Recommended"

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93% would go back.

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what a bar - from a geordie from NE England

By phoebe31 on 2/15/2008

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

We discovered this bar on our second visit to New York when we walked out of an 'Irish Bar' in Times Square and headed back home to the Algonquin - if it hadn't been on the same street we'd have missed it. What a find. It had everything for us - seriously good jukebox, cool atmosphere and staff, fabulous pictures on the walls, reasonable prices, unpretentious, old regulars, young regulars, some business types, no tourists (apart from us). Became our regular bar after the first night. And Mr Glenn was the icing on the cake. What a gent and what a storyteller. I'd never heard of him before so I'm not starstruck, just thought he was a nice bloke and a good host! Would go back the minute we get back to New York (hopefully) even if we don't stay at the Algonquin along from there. We loved it.

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306 out of 580 people found this review helpful.

Best Bar in NYC

By Tarah711 on 1/5/2007

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

I've been to Jimmy's a couple of times, but it is such a great place. Great prices, great people, great attitude, great location! I'm not really a sports person, but you don't need to be to go hang out at a sports bar. I definitely recommend this place to everyone who visits NYC. It is the real spirit of NY.

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448 out of 914 people found this review helpful.

Oasis in Midtown!

By skydog53 on 12/7/2006

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

Get out of the crush and attitude of the other bars and have a COLD beer at Jimmy's. Great photos and Jazz jukebox. Friendly staff, Jimmy's usually there, make sure to talk to him if you are a fight fan. He trains boxers at the local gym. Regulars, fans, and some tourists drinking and yakking, good prices. I'm in NYC often and regularly at Jimmy's.

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469 out of 906 people found this review helpful.

Best bar in NYC

By attwell99 on 5/28/2005

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

Jimmys has to be the most welcoming bar in NYC, everybody gets a hello from jimmy himself & made welcome whether you want 1 drink or to stay all night. The bar staff are quick & always make sure you have a fresh cold beer on the bar. If you want a drink without all the attitude of other bars then you have to go to Jimmy's.

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403 out of 804 people found this review helpful.

Great fun!

By poconosinn on 2/8/2005

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Yes, I would go back!

Full of locals and great drink prices. I can't wait to go back to NYC !

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