McGovern's Tavern

Bar and American Restaurant
58 New St (btwn Halsey St. and Washington St.), Newark, NJ 07102
Hours:
Closed until Noon (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 11:30 AM–2:00 AM
  • Sat
    • Noon–2:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 7:00 PM–2:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
No
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating:
No
7.9/10

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  • "... fingers and awesome lava fries (with hot sauce). PBRs are super cheap,..." (5 tips)
  • "... sure to get a good Guinness pour here." (2 tips)
  • NJ.com

    You're sure to get a good Guinness pour here. Read more

    NJ.com · March 24, 2011
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  • Danielle R.

    Try the lava fried. No seriously.

    Danielle R. · March 1, 2010
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  • Esquire

    Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. Get a longneck Bud. Listen to the locals. Read more

    Esquire · February 2, 2011
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  • Steven P.

    Come down friday nights. Mike is the bar keep. He holds this place down.

    Steven P. · March 6, 2012
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  • Adrian J.

    Moe is the best bartender.

    Adrian J. · October 7, 2011
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  • Ari S.

    Lava fries are awesome!

    Ari S. · February 11, 2011
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  • Santosh

    Cheap Beer and Darts. Can't go wrong.

    Santosh · August 15, 2011
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  • Ken S.

    The lava fries are life-altering. Ok...but they are damn good.

    Ken S. · March 4, 2011
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  • Adam B.

    Stop taking my seat! And the answer is 12! (Some will know....)

    Adam B. · February 4, 2013
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  • Kavan P.

    Ask for a WOS (pronounced "woz"). They'll know.

    Kavan P. · July 22, 2010
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  • Urvish P.

    Amazing lava fries and cold beer.

    Urvish P. · September 16, 2011
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  • Patrick M.

    Try the beer!

    Patrick M. · March 16, 2012
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  • Maria Jose F.

    Great environment

    Maria Jose F. · January 11, 2012
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  • Hyman L.

    Moe is a one-man, bartending machine. He'll hook you up if you're a regular or tip well.Stones throw away from Rutgers-Newark campus. Average prices on drinks. Great burgers.

    Hyman L. · November 29, 2011
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  • Tom G.

    A Rutgers-Newark institution. Great chicken fingers and awesome lava fries (with hot sauce). PBRs are super cheap, too.

    Tom G. · September 2, 2011
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  • Jane W.

    Perfect Guinness!!!

    Jane W. · December 2, 2013
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  • Jeremy O.

    Try the Lasagne (via @Foodspotting)

    Jeremy O. · January 12, 2013
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  • Jeremy O.

    Try the Hotdog (via @Foodspotting)

    Jeremy O. · December 18, 2012
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  • Jeremy O.

    Try the Gum (via @Foodspotting)

    Jeremy O. · December 4, 2012
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  • Jeremy O.

    Try the Pepsi (via @Foodspotting)

    Jeremy O. · September 12, 2012
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