Ace Bar

Ace Bar

Bar and Pool Hall · Alphabet City
531 E 5th St (btwn Avenue A & B), New York, NY 10009, United States
Open until 4:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 3:00 PM–4:00 AM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 1:00 PM–4:00 AM
Happy Hour
Beer, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Outdoor Seating:
Wheelchair Accessible:

Ace Bar in New York City’s East Village is “no pretense, no fuss, just fun.”


Based on 757 votes

People like this place

  • On Be a Local in the East Village
  • What you need to know
    Jess H.
    "Great place to go with friends- skeeball, pool, and darts!"(36 Tips)
    "A longtime favorite place for pinball, darts, and pool."(12 Tips)
    maura j.
    "Big Buck Hunter for people"(11 Tips)
    Cody-Ann .
    "Ski ball, Darts, pool, cute busboy, Great happy hour."(22 Tips)
Log in to leave tips at this venue!
  • Recent
  • Popular

133 tips and reviews.

  • Filter by taste:
  • all tips and reviews
  • skee ball
  • darts
  • pinball
  • lively
  • happy hour
  • Big Buck Hunter
  • beer
  • good for groups
  • good for a late night
  • good for singles
  • casual
  • Pabst Blue Ribbon
  • authentic
  • pear cider
  • pool tables
  • trivia
  • board games
  • skiing
  • cocktails
  • lemongrass chicken
  • Y N.

    See that comment there below from "Michael Aiingorn"? (Aka: Ayngorn, Einhorn, Aingorn, Ainhorn, etc.) Don't accept one of his ATMs. He is a criminal scam artist. Real company name: FTF Inc.

    Y N · 2 weeks ago
  • Damian B.

    Skeeball in the back for $1 a game. Gets crowded tho. May throw off your backswing.

    Damian Bayona · April 5
  • Julia M.

    Will be my new spot in alphabet city. I love this place. There's plenty of space, $3 & $4 beers during happy hour, excellent service and you're right across from black iron burger. 👌🏻

    Julia Monti · March 29
  • Genny

    Great arcade bar

    Genny · March 28
  • Saarim Z.

    The grilled lemongrass chicken is delicious, but I'm assuming so is everything else on the menu. Also can't be beat for the price!

    Saarim Zaman · March 15
  • Phil C.

    Good selection of beers, quite loud

    Phil Calçado · March 7
  • Ali C.

    When in doubt, this place is always a good birthday option. It's large enough where it's never super crowded AND has games!

    Ali Colangelo · March 5
  • Alyssa

    Nice sized bar with games, lively crowd and nice staff

    Alyssa · March 5
  • Andrew O.

    Skee ball!

    Andrew Odenheimer · February 27
  • Ryan W.

    Does this bar look familiar? Ace Bar was featured in the Netflix series, Master of None starring Aziz Ansari.

    Ryan Warrender · February 22
  • David A.

    Dive bar with a great happy hour!

    David Alejandro · February 1
  • Mike N.

    Play games and drink!

    Mike Nickerson · January 26
  • Niccolo O.

    Beer, lively

    Niccolo Olivares · January 24
  • Emily W.

    A solid selection of beers on tap for $3-$4 during happy hour. Go for a magic hat #9.

    Emily Wilson · January 8
  • Brian M.

    Fun place for beers and pool and/or skee ball

    Brian McG · December 25, 2015
  • Zack F.

    Games and late night happy hour prices make this a winner

    Zack Franciose · December 22, 2015
  • Leanne Z.

    Fun place for literally anyone that likes fun. I love skiball, necessary addition to any East Village bar hopping night.

    Leanne Zick · December 17, 2015
  • Jackie M.

    Bar w/ lots of games. Gets kind of crowded and overheated sometimes.

    Jackie Mucilli · December 4, 2015
  • Chloe R.

    Typical Bro bar, someone suggested it in my group and we left immediately. Very loud and zero decor.

    Chloe Rein · November 21, 2015
  • Caitlin C.

    Seen in Episode 7 of "Master of None"

    Caitlin Clements · November 17, 2015
  • Jess H.

    Great place to go with friends- skeeball, pool, and darts!

    Jess Huey · November 9, 2015
  • Tiffany

    You have to pay separately for both the skee ball and pool table. Do try the ace pear cider!

    Tiffany · November 2, 2015
  • Tom M.

    Fun bar! There's a lot of space for activities. They got pinball machines, buck hunter, skee ball, darts, and a couple pool tables.

    Tom Meng · October 10, 2015
  • Kimmie O.

    Cheap beer & bar games!

    Kimmie Ohh · September 13, 2015
  • Charley T.

    So much fun inside. Skeeball tournament was happening. Lots of yelling. But like. Fun yelling

    Charley Todd · September 1, 2015
  • Raphael L.

    Fun bar games and cheap beer. $3 PBR is always worth a visit.

    Raphael Langenscheidt · July 31, 2015
  • Ryan A.

    Tough to beat the cheep beer but loud and can be rowdy.

    Ryan Ambs · July 31, 2015
  • Emily R.

    lots of fun early in the night- plenty of places to sit, nice staff, $4 beers, games and you can order in food!

    Emily Roy · July 18, 2015
  • Gothamist

    Ace Bar's got a little bit of everything: pinball machines, skee-ball, Big Buck Hunter HD, & pool for a dollar per game. You can also play a round of darts or show up to Sunday trivia night for free. Read more

    Gothamist · June 24, 2015
  • Ronni

    Cool pool table and darts but the Moscow mule wasn't good

    Ronni · June 14, 2015
  • Marissa S.

    skee ball!

    Marissa Stuart · June 9, 2015
  • Cole K.

    Skee ball is great, but it'll swallow your quarters; better off using cash. And be careful with the darts!

    Cole Kennedy · June 5, 2015
  • Abigail A.

    Bro vibe. Good happy hour deals. Loud.

    Abigail Argersinger · March 30, 2015
  • Chet M.

    Arcade games and $4 drafts. Fun spot in alphabet city.

    Chet Mancini · March 29, 2015
  • Jean C.

    $10 deposit at bar to play darts, be careful not to get too drunk and drop them on your toes...these aren't plastic!

    Jean Celso · March 16, 2015
  • Giovanni D.

    Not really my scene, but a good spot to play some bar pool.

    Giovanni D'Palma · March 15, 2015
  • Jeffrey K.

    Fun spot, but REALLY crowded.

    Jeffrey Kao · March 7, 2015
  • Ana Marie 💃

    Super divey bar with darts, pool tables, pinball and skee ball machines.

    Ana Marie 💃 · February 16, 2015
  • Abner A.

    Big buck hunter HD!

    Abner Aceves · January 31, 2015
  • Kristen

    Great place to play darts

    Kristen · January 31, 2015
  • Ryan S.

    Had my birthday party there on a Saturday night. Went off without a hitch. Jeff was really helpful getting us all situated and Maria could not have been better to us.Took care of all of us. Great spot

    Ryan Sussan · January 20, 2015
  • Michael S.

    Way too crowded.

    Michael Shiba · January 10, 2015
  • Ka-Chun C.

    They have Mastodon and Slayer on the jukebox.

    Ka-Chun Chau · January 9, 2015
  • christina lynn agatha

    Play games. Ignore people.

    christina lynn agatha · December 21, 2014
  • Ali C.

    Always a good night here. Go for the Happy hour

    Ali Cotter · December 18, 2014
  • Humphrey M.

    Cool place

    Humphrey Mensah · December 2, 2014
  • Cody-Ann .

    This is. Like Dave & Busters without all the kids. Ski ball, Darts, pool, cute busboy, Great happy hour. Big TVs not too crowded for the sunday football🏈 games.

    Cody-Ann 👑💫 · November 9, 2014
  • J Crowley

    One of my favorite bars in the east village. Buck hunter, skee ball, darts, and pool tables. Play all four games in a World Series with your friends.

    J Crowley · November 6, 2014
  • Paige C.

    It's like Chuck E. Cheese for adults: Skee ball, pool, darts and drinks! Fun place for late night.

    Paige C · November 1, 2014
  • Ranu R.

    Great weeknight bar, gets crowded on the weekends. Play pool, skeeball, Buck Hunter or darts and just enjoy pure divey-ness.

    Ranu Rajkarnikar · October 7, 2014

Foursquare tips about Ace Bar are short and actionable, unlike Yelp reviews that take a while to read through.

See the tips at Ace Bar on the go in the Foursquare app

Related Searches

  • ace bar new york
  • ace bar new york photos
  • ace bar new york location
  • ace bar new york address
  • ace bar new york
  • ace bar new york
  • ace bar new york
  • ace bar. new york
  • ace car new york
  • acebar new york
  • the ace bar new york
  • ace bar alphabet city new york

Foursquare © 2016  Lovingly made in NYC & SF

Appears on 574 lists

See all

Is this your business? Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date. Plus use our free tools to find new customers.