MSG Area

Walter's Bar

Walter’s Bar

I’m not really sure what to say about this place other than I think my fraternity basement might have actually been a little classier. Now…

Triple Crown Ale House

Triple Crown Ale House

If you need to eat dinner before a Knicks or Rangers game, you basically have your choice of three or four places within walking distance…

Taco Bell Penn Plaza

Taco Bell (Penn Station)

You’d have to be crazy or completely desperate to end up eating here. Combining boil-in-a-bag meat and the shitshow that is Penn Station is enough…

Stout NYC

Stout NYC

One of the few Madison Square Garden area bars without Blarney in its name, Stout tries to class it up a little bit. “Class” here…

Harp Bar & Restaurant

Harp Bar & Restaurant

[CLOSED] We have a test for you. We’ll blindfold you and drop you in any of the handful of Irish pubs surrounding Madison Square Garden….

Gotham Hall

Gotham Hall

There are all sorts of these venues in Manhattan that used to be something else and are now used for big, blow-out parties with music…

The Flying Puck

The Flying Puck

What would otherwise be a perfectly serviceable midtown bar full of what could only be construed as the dregs of the pre and post-hangover scene…

Chef Yu

Chef Yu

Discerning one Chinese restaurant from another is a tough. Especially, that is, if the place is nothing special or extraordinary or beyond the chicken with…

Blarney Rock Pub

Blarney Rock Pub

Now that’s an original name for a bar! Is it a clever nod to Rolling Rock? Are the owners just a bunch of imbeciles? Or…

Azuki

Azuki

For some reason the name of this place looks really cool written out. Look at it. There’s something about the way the ‘z’ and ‘k’…

Amici 36

Amici 36

Another one of those gigantic, meandering midtown lunch joints with every imaginable kind of food under glass. Want a panini? They got it. Want a…