Rattle ’N’ Hum | New York, New York
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Rattle ’N’ Hum
World Class based on 205 ratings
Type: Bar

14 East 33rd Street
New York, New York United States 10016 [ print map ]
212 481 1586

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Hours: Mon-Wed 10am-2am, Thu-Sat 10am-4am, Sun 11am-2am


Mayor: BREWMUSKCLES (5) | Taps: 40 | Bottles: 60


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Beer Available At Rattle ’N’ Hum (arranged by most recent)
Mad River Rorschach Five (Belgian Quad) , Tröegs Scratch 157 60, Elysian Dark O’ The Moon Pumpkin Stout 98, Elysian Night Owl Pumpkin Ale 92, Stone IPA - Honey, Moroccan Mint & Chipotle , Fuller’s London Pride (Cask) 84, Founders Red’s Rye IPA 99, Mad River Jamaica Red Ale 79, Victory Moonglow Weizenbock 97, Dogfish Head Festina Peche 65, Founders Backstage Series # 9: Smoked Porter 99, Founders Dark Penance Imperial Black IPA 98, Kuhnhenn Fluffer 95, Almanac Cerise Sour Blond 93, Almanac Saison Dolores 72, Stone Saison 88, Goose Island Devon Ave. Ale 54, Lambickx (Zenne Valley, Private Domain) 95, Bear Republic Big Bear Black Stout 99, Firestone Walker Opal 97
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205 reviews for Rattle ’N’ Hum
 Ambiance  82%
 Service  79%
 Selection  87%
 Food  73%
 Value  72%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  97%
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86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
TaktikMTL  (247) Montréal, Quebec | April 27, 2010
Établissement visité le vendredi 2 avril vers 19h30. Ambiance: Bar ayant une thématique bière. Présence de téléviseurs sportits et de musique trop forte. L’endroit manque un peu d’aération car il y fait chaud. Service: Serviable, attentionné et connaisseur. Sélection: 40 excellents fûts avec une bonne sélection de bouteilles. Nourriture: Nous avons pris le poulet avec beurre au citron et le sandwich au rosbeef et chèvre. Le tout était succulent. (145e rating d’établissement)
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
Rastacouere  (664) Montreal, Quebec | April 21, 2010
Clearly, this place was designed for the hardcore beer geek and the crowd catered on a Saturday evening mostly seemed the beer geek type despite their inexplicable interest for sports on TV. Long and relatively narrow room with high ceilings and breweriana everywhere. Sports bar feel, but the beeriness of the place removes the unpleasantness that usually comes with Sports bars feel. While the seats are not very comfortable, many of them having no back (certainly no Gingerman in that regard) the place itself feels most welcoming and I could easily spend a whole evening there. The tap list changes quickly and is one of the best in NYC, often showcasing a particular brewer and including rarities that even locals would have a tough time to find. The bottle selection is solid, but chances are that you’ll find many interesting offerings on draught anyway. Excellent service, the manager walked by all the tables a few times to make sure everything was okay. They are sampler friendly with anything on the menu. And even on a Saturday, we immediately found a place to sit, that can be hard in New York. Rattle is a must.
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  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
dnstone  (37) Las Vegas, Nevada | April 17, 2010
Maybe my favorite beer bar in NYC. There is always a better than descent selection. Frequent cask events and a great owner. The staff has been totally hit or miss. Bar foods not bad. Definitely worth a stop if youre in the city. Expect Manhatten prices.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
TeamTrappist  (23) jericho, New York | April 1, 2010
I’ve been here many times and at this point this establishment has fully hit its stride so here is my two cents. This is a great matrix of a classic NYC bar and a craft beer establishment. There is always a variety of beers available, from APAs to IPAs, to Stouts and Porters and Cask ales. No matter what style of beer you prefer there will always be something that you like and often something that you haven’t tried. They have redone the food menu several times and the food is above average for bar food. If you are a sports fan, they have several screens by the bar, and several large screens in the back seating area and the games are always on. They also have a full bar for your friends that are not beer geeks. They have really combined some important elements to make the place work. Atmosphere is very cool, service is fairly attentive, and the owner truly gives a crap, and works his ass off to make sure people are happy. Additionally they have some great events and get some great beers and brewers to come to their place.
76
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
MrChopin  (100) Baltimore, Maryland | March 29, 2010| Updated November 9, 2011
Hidden on 33rd, it’s deceptively large... walk all the way back for the casks. Indoor feel with dim lighting and so many TVs and paraphernalia it could be a sports bar. Odd vibe overall. Decent service. Tap list is rather large but depressingly local or representing a large amount of beer from 1-2 breweries. The bottle list is considerably larger, even than Blind Tiger’s. That said, there wasn’t a lot on it that impressed immediately, though most styles were covered rather well. Flights of beer make it a bit cheaper. I didn’t have any food, but the menu seemed decent enough. There’s something frilly about this place, just can’t get into it.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
wehttam  (2) Pennsylvania | March 22, 2010
"No Crap On Tap" is predominantly written on the large chalkboard wall to the left of the bar. This is my kind of place. Great tap selection across the board to satisfy any palate. The bartenders we had were knowledgeable and friendly. Prices are very reasonable considering the midtown location - for example I spent $7/pint on a Yuengling at a local bar and spent $8/ping on a Green Flash IPA at RNH. A must hit if you’re in the city and a beer snob.
38
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 1/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 4/20
Sloth8008  (1) Rockaway, New Jersey | March 21, 2010
I went to Rattle ’N’ Hum on Sat the first day of spring. My fiancé has been telling me how great this place was when she went. I was very very excited to go, but as a very well rounded beer drinker I’m not normally impressed by a selection it was no different here (I do know that it will change seasonal so I would have gone back anyway). But this time out I order a Rodenbach Grand Cru, I was told the keg kicked at that no one knows how to change it. Then I ordered a Southampton Double White it was flat so I went to the bar and told them she tried and told me that it was not. I now said that I didn’t want anything else and wanted my check. When the check come I was charged for the beer I didn’t drink and was told that ALL SALES ARE FINAL. So I paid my check and said goodbye to Rattle ’N’ Hum forever, also to tell everyone I know not to go there cause it was terrible. I hope you’re happy that a single server lost possibly many many customers forever.
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
williamstome  (44) Somerville, Massachusetts | March 20, 2010
Stopped in for a beer while on tour with my choir. On St. Patty’s Day. Very fun bar, would love to go there regularly if I lived in Manhattan. Good selection. Best part was a big sign which every bar should have, basically "If you like [mediocre beer] try [good beer of same style]".
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
OldMrCrow  (71) Seattle, Washington | March 9, 2010
Now this is a kick-ass beer bar. After a fairly disappointing visit to the Ginger Man, we hit this place. Great taps, friendly waitress and locals, nice vibe. A Seattlite’s perspective: If the Ginger Man is like Brouwers, Rattle ’N’ Hum is Uber Tavern. And the taps...yeah! Humidor Jai Alai, CL Reserve, Rose de Gambrinus...good stuff!
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
TheMantle  (10) New York | February 17, 2010
This bar has an amazing selection and great food. They also hold some of the best events in the city (today was a Cigar City event with almost every beer you could want by them). I’ve heard Patrick is great, but I have never met him and the other bartenders are not too knowledgeable about beer and can get annoyed with beer geeks asking too many questions.

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