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Proletariat

Not Rated.
ProletariatProletariat
BA SCORE
93
outstanding

16 Ratings
Ratings: 16
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 6.18%
Taps: 8
Bottles: 15
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar ]

102 Saint Marks Pl
New York, New York, 10009-5811
United States
phone: (212) 777-6707

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @proletariatny

Notes:
None, yet.

(Place added by: sholland119 on 08-24-2012)
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Reviews by GJ40:
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4.04/5  rDev -4%

A friend took me there while in town on business. Small and narrow but a great atmosphere. They have some great beers with 10 or so on tap but the overall numbers are low. I had a Victory Braumeister Pils and a Struise Pannepot Reserva. Well worth a visit. And just a short walk down the street is where they took the photo for Led Zeppelin's Physical Graffiti album cover.

GJ40, Jan 10, 2014
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4.31/5  rDev +2.4%

Lower East Side NYC, NY.

Slander covered the details of the room. I'll just add that its small, dark, sorta cramped and on the loud side...I imagine it can get very crowded. I visited at opening time, so no worries for me..

This is a place to get rare beers and to get great service. The bartender, started me out with some water (so smart for bars to pour their customers water, surprised so few do it unless asked) and asked what I liked and guided me to a few selections he thought made sense. Glad he did cuz at least 1/2 of the drafts and bottles were unknown to me. Great service, friendly and very knowledgeable.

About 12 on tap and about 25 bottles. Drafts were reasonably priced for the quality, rarity and location, but many of the bottles were out of my price range (multiple 330 ml bottles from Italy at over $25, some way over...)

I'd stick to the drafts (seems most people were doing just that) go right when they open, so you could get a seat and bring some beer friendly food in next time. (They have no food available, so you can bring what you want in) Would make for a great beer treat....

Billolick, Feb 19, 2014
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4.16/5  rDev -1.2%

Vibe: This place is quite small and only has seating at the bar, one table in front and the counter at the window. It's a tight squeeze between the bar and wall if you are walking towards the back.

Quality: Beers were served at the proper temperature using proper glassware. All of the beers I tried came in snifter glasses.

Service: Although the place was very crowded when I went, there was only one bartender working so sometimes it took a while to get a beer.

Selection: This place doesn't have a huge selection, but usually has a couple of beers that are tough to find.

metter98, Dec 08, 2013
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Proletariat in New York, NY
93 out of 100 based on 16 ratings.