McGovern's Tavern

Bar, American
$ $
58 New St (btwn Halsey St. and Washington St.)
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 643-3984
11:30am - 2:00am
11:30am - 2:00am
11:30am - 2:00am
11:30am - 2:00am
11:30am - 2:00am
12:00pm - 2:00am
7:00pm - 2:00am



  • Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. Get a longneck Bud. Listen to the locals.
  • Moe is the best bartender.
  • Stop taking my seat! And the answer is 12! (Some will know....)
  • Cheap Beer and Darts. Can't go wrong.
  • Moe is great. Burgers and the fries are to die for.
  • Come down friday nights. Mike is the bar keep. He holds this place down.
  • 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.
  • A Rutgers-Newark institution. Great chicken fingers and awesome lava fries (with hot sauce). PBRs are super cheap, too.
  • Ask for a WOS (pronounced "woz"). They'll know.
  • Try the lava fried. No seriously.
  • Beer and burgers
  • One of the best bars in Newark! Always a good time.
  • Most of the foods here is good. Treat yourself and try everything.
  • Good beer selection, friendly staff, reasonable prices
  • It's an Irish place... Get the Irish fries. Lots of melted cheese and bacon, you won't regret it.
  • Perfect Guinness!!!
  • Try the Hotdog
  • Try the Pepsi
  • Try the beer!
  • Great environment

Nearby places

25 Lafayette St (btwn Broad & Mulberry St)
27 Central Ave (at Halsey St.)