Discover Historic Neirs Tavern
“The Most Famous Bar You’ve Never Heard Of” (PBS TV)
87-48 78th St. Woodhaven NY 11421 718.296.0600
While many older bars tout how old they are, Neirs has remained true to itself, quietly serving cold beer to our local customers for over 180 years.
IT’S A TRUE UNPRETENTIOUS HISTORIC GEM.
As soon as you enter the door regulars welcome you with open arms, sharing fantastic stories of its 180 year old history over a nice cold beer and a delicious burger.
Neir’s has appeared in block buster films such as “Tower Heist” with Ben Stiller and Eddie Murphy. Director Brett Ratner loved the place so much that he said he will prominently feature Neir’s exterior and interior for the world to see. And he did. Watching the movie one sees the Neir’s prominently displayed prior to the bar scene.
Neirs was featured on the Emmy Awarded show “New York Originals” for its down to earth whole-hearted history and later featured in the book being sold nationally.
Many scenes of the venerable Goodfellas was filmed at Neir’s with Robert Deniro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco and many more stepping into Neir’s to play out their roles which went on to bring them much fame. Many has watch these films & visited Neirs to point out the scenes.
Now with a well tailored American style menu, Neirs is sure to have you as a regular visitor. Whether your choice is a well prepared steak in the dining room or a delicious juicy burger at the bar, Neirs continue to cater to you.
With our local feel and pleasant homely service you can rest assured your event will feel warm and intimate when you book a party with us. We have hosted birthday parties, graduation events, holiday party, and many get togethers. Have a Band? Then book your band at Neirs Tavern where Hendrix, Kansas, & legendary DooWop band members have popped in to do a set when in town. So contact us to receive more information or take a look at our event calendar.