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O'Kellys Irish Pub

Milchstr. 1, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 761 2855774
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (19 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (2 reviews)
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Milchstr. 1, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Went early and was shocked to see the bar closed. WTF its a Saturday afternoon and there is drinking to be done. Says a lot about the modern German, tut tut. Went back in the late afternoon and thankfully it was open. Sat at the...More

1  Thank Rob N
Eire72, Owner at O'Kellys Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Hey there, delighted you dropped in and had a good time . It’s hard to believe we only open at two on sat and sunday. It’s not like ireland unfortunately no one wants beer for breakfast here . I wish they did! if you do...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

I am a student in Freiburg and this pub is great for any occasion. Had the fish and chips and they were excellent and the burgers are massive and of great value. The best part is the service. Every server we interacted with were very...More

1  Thank Jessica P
Eire72, Owner at O'Kellys Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thanks for the lovely review. Kate and the rest of the crew will be delighted to hear your positive comments ... Sarah

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Brilliant pub, welcoming staff with a great menu! Really enjoyed the food and drink in O’Kellys over the weekend when we visited Freiburg! All the darts and football was covered live so it’s a brilliant spot to grab a drink or some food when your...More

2  Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Best Irish pub in Freiburg. There is a real Irish feel to the pub in it’s decor and the staff are super friendly. Food is delicious and we had a great experience each time we visited. Couldn’t recommend enough!

2  Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This pub was located close to the apartment we were staying in. After a long journey we decided to eat local on our first night. What a great decision as we enjoyed superb food (you will need a big appetite for the large burgers). Good...More

2  Thank ElRasoSteve
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Lovely Irish beer (Kilkenny and Guiness) in a rowdy pub near the university. Enjoyed typical pub food (burgers, fish and chips) as well as watching American football and German soccer on another visit. Heard they had trivia night, done in both German and English--will have...More

3  Thank Laura C
Eire72, Owner at O'Kellys Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hi there, Great that you called in. Out pub quiz had been running for over 17 years., it's a great night entertainment. Win prizes for knowing nothing :-) , it's every monday night starts at 8:30 .

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

All I’m going to say. You have to try it. Probably won’t be able to eat it all. And have a pitcher of Kilkenny to wash it down. Great atmosphere right beside Freiburg University, and a plus for us was the staff was Irish so...More

3  Thank Rustyglass
Eire72, Owner at O'Kellys Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hey there, thanks a million. We love the shepherds pie too. Drop in again soon... and have the stew.. x

Reviewed 28 September 2017

My son persuaded us to go here as it is in the university area. It really is an Irish pub with Irish staff. The atmosphere was lively and friendly and the staff prepared to spend time having a chat even though it was really busy....More

1  Thank 125jill
Eire72, Owner at O'Kellys Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. Delighted you had a great time., drop in again next time your visiting. Sarah

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Lots of younger people as you would expect this close to uni. So its an eclectic wateringhole with a good vibe and decent selection of beers. We had burgers which took quite some time to arrive. They were average, clearly not very good. Overcooked and...More

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Eire72, Owner at O'Kellys Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hey there , delighted you made your way to our wonderful watering hole. I'm sorry your food was only average , we strive to serve excellent food - hopefully next time you come it will be the way it should be. Sarah

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Good to watch NFL games live, with the red zone and some great local beer. Chicken wings, French fries and burgers were good. Had a great time !

1  Thank original_bunkee
Eire72, Owner at O'Kellys Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Glad you found us. We are delighted when people come in for the season to watch the games. The more the merrier ! Sarah

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
2:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milchstr. 1, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Freiburg im Breisgau
  • Phone Number: +49 761 2855774
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