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Blind Tiger

Not Rated.
Blind TigerBlind Tiger
BA SCORE
97
world-class

260 Ratings
Ratings: 260
Reviews: 199
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 7.99%
Taps: 30
Bottles: 53
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Bar, Eatery ]

281 Bleecker St
New York, New York, 10014-4106
United States
phone: (212) 462-4682

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @blindtigernyc

Notes:
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(Place added by: slander on 03-15-2007)
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Reviews by Billolick:
Photo of Billolick
4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

Yes folks it's back and thank god, I really missed it, still in my father's neighborhood, making regular visits a reality. Only about a 5 minute walk from the old place (now housing a Starbucks!) Bathrooms are much nicer, they serve food, they have many more windows looking out and opening out when weather permits onto one of the classic Village street scenes, they even have a small outdoor eating, and drinking(?) area, this location is in the middle of a bunch of great food places including Murray's fine cheese shop and John's world class pizza across the street. (No slices) Great selections of all the types of beer you have come to expect from Alan, Dave and the crew, and the special beer events we have come to love! On my most recent visit, I enjoyed fresh Rogue 10,000. They had selections from Ommegang, Sixpoint, Captain Lawrence, Southampton, Smutty, Brooklyn's Antwerpin, Stone, Victory, Stoudt's, Southern Tier, and several others. 2 casks and a gravity keg resting on the bar. Expect to find the most interesting selections in the city (along with Ginger man and Hop Devil). Lots of rotation of the taps and beers you will not find in many places. Also an extensive and highly worthy bottle list.A must hit location if in the general NYC area. Welcome back BTAH, here's to MANY visits and years of enjoyment...

Billolick, Mar 18, 2007
More User Reviews:
Photo of bobwallace
2.48/5  rDev -43.4%

bobwallace, Today at 02:31 PM
Photo of CHickman
4.12/5  rDev -5.9%

Great place with a great selection, but the cramped quarters and thick crowds in a packed house make it a challenge to get served at times. On off nights or afternoons when you can get bar space it is one of the best beer bars in NYC.

CHickman, Tuesday at 11:53 PM
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4.25/5  rDev -3%

liamt07, Monday at 07:33 PM
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5/5  rDev +14.2%

rgirl, Monday at 05:13 PM
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4/5  rDev -8.7%

katmAVL, Oct 14, 2014
Photo of James_A
3.75/5  rDev -14.4%

I've been there twice. Both times, way too crowded. You have to fight your way to the bar, not be seen by the bartenders as you're now behind a wooden cabinet that houses the beer taps. When you finally get your beer (after the awkward handing over the money, holding the beers, trying to scoop up the change off of the aforementioned beer tap cabinet, count it and leave a tip while holding beers) there is no where to sit, so you just stand in the middle of the room like an idiot, drinking your beer and waiting for someone to get up and free up a seat or bar stool, which never happens. You finish your beer and decide if it's worth it to repeat the whole process or move on to another bar.

The tap list is good, but if you're there during or in the first few days after an event, half the taps might be dedicated to a certain brewery, limiting your options.

James_A, Oct 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3%

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5/5  rDev +14.2%

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4.76/5  rDev +8.7%

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4/5  rDev -8.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

Great beer bar, rare beers, cask beers, great food. Couldn't ask for me.

ianw87, Aug 26, 2014
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Blind Tiger in New York, NY
97 out of 100 based on 260 ratings.