202 W 49TH ST NEW YORK NY 10019




Crispy Calamari

Yogurt lemon dill and marinara dipping sauces

or Buffalo style tossed in our special blended sauce 15


Playwright Nachos

Black beans, melted cheese, pico de gallo, sour cream, jalapeños 13

Add: Chicken or Chili 2


Finest Buffalo Wings

Choice of: Buffalo, BBQ or Teriyaki • sm 12 • lrg 22


Golden Fried Chicken Fingers

Homemade honey mustard • sm 10 • lrg 16


Mozzarella Sticks

Marinara sauce • sm 9 • lrg 13


Playwright Medley

Wings, fingers, sticks, skins 22


Breaded Mushroom Caps

Breaded garlic mushroom, garlic aioli 11


Idaho Potato Skins

Cheddar cheese, bacon bits, scallions, sour cream 11


Irish Nacho Fries

Chopped bacon, cheddar 10


Irish Curry Fries 10




Caesar or

Mesclun Greens

Your Choice 8




French Onion

French bread croutons melted mozzarella 8


Soup Du Jour 7





Goat Cheese

Port soaked cranberries, candied walnuts, mesclun greens 16


Chicken Caesar

Romaine, parmesan, garlic croutons, caesar dressing 16


Cali Cobb*

Grilled chicken, cured ham, bacon, avocado, black olives,

crumbled blue cheese, choice of dressing 16


Thai Chicken

Diced chicken, noodles, cabbage, lettuce, peanut Thai dressing 16


South West Chopped Kale*

Tomato, corn, black beans, guacamole, cheddar,

Jack cheese, ranch dressing 15

Add: 4 Grilled shrimp 8 • Grilled chicken 4 • Steak 12




Times Square Chicken Sandwich

Breaded chicken cutlet lettuce, tomato, garlic mayo, hero roll 16


Bangers & Mash

Onion gravy 18


Open Faced Reuben

Corned Beef or Pastrami

Topped with sauerkraut, melted Swiss cheese, Russian dressing 18


Playwright Chicken Sandwich*

Grilled chicken, roasted red peppers,

pesto mayo, melted mozzarella, focaccia bread 17


Vegetable Curry

Rice pilaf 16 • Add: Chicken 4 • Shrimp 8



Choice of: Bow Tie • Penne • Linguine • Gluten Free


Pasta Paisano*

Kale, tomato, porcini mushroom, olives, parmesan, pesto olive oil 19


Penne Ala Vodka with Chicken

Sundried tomato, pink vodka sauce, garlic bread wedge 22


Mushroom Ravioli

Sautéed mushrooms, shallot, garlic, port wine sauce 21


Spanish Style Seafood Pasta*

Shrimp, cod, mussels, roasted tomato, saffron broth 30

Add: Chicken 4 • Grilled shrimp 8



Served with French fries and pickle | Substitute gluten free bread 2


James Joyce

Irish bacon, cheddar cheese 17


Grilled Turkey Burger

Chipotle mayo, crisp Danish onions 15


Cali Veggie Burger

Avocado ranch dressing 15


Sean O’Casey

Swiss, cheddar, American or mozzarella 15

Add 2 each: Bacon, onions, mushrooms




Corned Beef & Cabbage*

Buttered boiled potatoes 22


Shepherd’s Pie

Ground sirloin, fresh vegetables topped with mashed potatoes 20


Chicken Pot Pie

Tender chicken pieces, garden vegetables, golden pastry shell 20


Grilled New York Strip Steak*

Red wine demi-glaze 30


Irish Style Chicken

Flambéd in Irish Mist finished with mushroom demi-glaze cream 22


Irish Lamb Stew

Mashed potatoes 24


Dublin Style Fish & Chips

Tarter sauce, lemon 20


Playwrights Famous Meatloaf

Mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, wild mushroom gravy 23




Broiled Atlantic Salmon

Choice of: White wine cream garlic sauce or Blackened with Thai chili dressing 25


Pan Seared Shrimp Scampi

Tequila citrus butter 25


Broiled Icelandic Cod*

White wine sauce 25


Stuffed Sole

Crab scallop stuffing, lemon beurre blanc 25



French fries | Cajun fries | Garlic truffle | Parmesan fries | Mashed potatoes

Baked potato | Onion rings | Cole slaw | Veggie du jour


KIDS  $13

Includes one soda

Chicken fingers & fries | Mozzarella sticks & fries | Hamburger & fries | Mini shepherds pie

Pasta with sauce* | Oohey gooey | Grilled cheese & fries


* Can be prepared Gluten Free • Plate sharing charge $4


Eating raw or under cooked seafood can be hazardous to your health