The most common question we're asked at The Gaf is, "What does the name mean?" Put simply, "Gaf" is Irish slang for "home." Its an appropriate name for one of the few bars in Midtown Manhattan that genuinely caters to its neighbors. While you may meet people from all walks of life at The Gaf, you will generally find they all have one thing in common. They are all good people. When you need a break from the chaos of the city, come to The Gaf and don't be surprised if you feel right at home.