Swift Hibernian Lounge | New York, New York
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Swift Hibernian Lounge
Excellent based on 18 ratings
Type: Bar

34 E 4th St
New York, New York United States 10012 [ print map ]
212 260 3600

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Hours: Mon - Sun 12:00 PM - 4:00 AM

Mayor: mansquito (2) | Taps: 24 | Bottles: 30

Swift Hibernian Lounge

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Beer Available At Swift Hibernian Lounge (arranged by most recent)
Coopers Original Pale Ale 20, Almanac Imperial Chocolate Stout 76, Sixpoint Growler , Birra del Borgo Maledetta 86, BraufactuM Darkon 73
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18 reviews for Swift Hibernian Lounge
 Ambiance  89%
 Service  79%
 Selection  75%
 Food  75%
 Value  71%
 Overall  78%
 Rating  87%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Nalu  (18) Washington | May 19, 2010
One of the best Celtic pubs in the greater NYC area. Great decor (DJ in a pulpit - priceless!) and ambience, plenty of space and an excellent beer selection. Many styles on tap, cask ales, extensive bottle selection - all in addition to impressive whiskey and tequila choices. Service is friendly and informed, I only wish I lived closer!
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois  (825) Tourist Town (West), England | February 12, 2015
Visited around 5.30 pm on Monday 25/11/13. I actually managed to walk past this without spotting it at first, kind of a speakeasy look with large curtains at the front. Long, thin and dark inside lit largely by candles around the bar, a pretty atmospehric joint all told. It started to fill up around 5.45/6 and the bar area was soon crowded with locals. 20 + beers on tap and about 50 bottles. Decent enough selection, a few locals, 5 ticks for me on tap. Not a go to destination but certainly worh stopping by if in the neighbourhood.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
jredmond  (219) Manhattan, New York | May 4, 2014
Big bar with lots of seating - wouldn’t really pin this place to have draft offerings based on the feel, but each time we’ve gone they’ve always had atleast a couple solid beers worth getting. Decent daft selection - usually some regional offerings (victory, troeggs, Ny stuff), some cool stouts (Goose Island BC, Founders KBS) and some belgian stuff as well. The food is decent, although I havent ordered anything year in the past year.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
trapped  (55) New York City, Turkey | March 24, 2014
Nice high ceilings, small place wit mostly standing space and a few low tables, dark irish pub style furnishing, 23 beers on tap, 25 bottles including a few trappist beers. Very nice atmosphere, enjoyed being here
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
bob_w  (51) new york, New York | September 6, 2013
comfy bar with lots of room. always a good list of domestic and imported craft beers. they’re always adding/rotating new stuff. if i lived closer, i’d go there more often. good spot to meet up with people.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
rejtable  (148) Ontario | August 19, 2013
Cool spot, like an authentic Irish pub with a bit of an urban twist. Bartender was great, 20ish taps although more than a few were taken up by not very interesting macros (Stella?). Brunch waffle was ok. I don’t know if I’d make this place a big destination spot, but I’d love for it to be my local!
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 13/20
SrSilliGose  (252) pouring bus, New Brunswick | March 13, 2013
kind of crowded on a friday night. and i was also a tad WBW. puzzl bought me a hill farmstead everett here so this is a reminder that i owe him a beer. the pilsner urkel drank pretty good on tap. ghosts as well.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
puzzl  (138) New York, New York | February 19, 2013
Not the most exciting place in the city. I’d go a couple blocks north to the Jimmy’s/Burp Castle/Standings menage a trois. Decent selection, fun ambience, and a 100 year old bar or something.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
podey  (57) New York, New York | February 7, 2013
Love the Swift. From a nice beer selection to a chance at a celebrity citing (William H. Macy anyone?) and a great ambiance, the Swift never dissapoints. Great bar for a beer on a cold winter’s night.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
MartinT  (521) Montreal, Quebec | July 3, 2012
Nice little brown bar with a more-than-decent tap selection, even for New York. Everything I had was in superb shape and barman was prompt and friendly. They even serve a proper Pilsner Urquell, with the same level of foam as Czech pubs, and same freshness. They had great variety on the taps too, not just American, not just hoppy, strong and/or intense. All in all, a nice stop if you are in the area and feel like spending a cozy evening with quality brews.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
DiarmaidBHK  (744) Lewisburg, Pennsylvania | June 23, 2012
One commenter said walking into this place is like transporting back in time 200 years and I see what they mean. This l,ae is narrow and dark and totally cool. The walls are full of exposed Brock and painted walls of old stuff. They have 25 taps and 30 or so bottles and most of it is of real quality. They have a nice mix of local, regional, national, and international craft. Prices are typical for the city but this is another great neighborhood spot.

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