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Hennessey's Tavern

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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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2777 Roosevelt St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1617
+1 760-729-6951
07:00 - 02:00
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Truckee, California
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343 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town on business and a friend had been here before and recommended that we visit this restaurant for a causal dinner and to watch the NBA play offs. This ended up being a great choice. Service was really good and food came out fast. Lots of TV's to watch the game inside and out. The back patio... More 

1 Thank Kelsdog
Atlanta, Georgia
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My business friend took me to Hennessey's Tavern for breakfast on a Tuesday morning. I was surprised that an Irish Pub would serve breakfast. But they don't open until 8 am...what time do most people eat around here? Once in, i was not too impressed with the place, after all it is a bar.. but the surprise was that the... More 

Thank Larry L
Carlsbad, California
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452 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Hennessey's is a well established bar and grill in downtown Carlsbad located across from the post office. There are lots of tables inside and several more on the patio in front. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner and offer some Irish items. The food and service is good and they have 2 for 1 hamburgers on Tuesdays. Also there are... More 

Thank DarylJ552
Lindale, Texas
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Hennessey's has the best burgers! We visited on a Tuesday night and they had buy 1 get 1 free. They also had a happy hour.

Thank Linda R
St. Thomas
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225 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 642 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Val & I stopped in after walking down to the power station and back. We were pretty hungry and the menu had a lot to choose from. I had a prime sub with fries and onion rings. The bread on the sub was just ok and the meat was a little overcooked. Val had an ok chicken salad. We were... More 

1 Thank Sapphire-Ed
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Great Dublin burger, two for the price of one on tuesdays, with sweet potato fries. With tea, all under 20 bucks.

Thank Michael S
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92 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Everything they cook is great from breakfasts to lunch to dinner. Wonderful hamburgers, fish and lots of specials. They also have birthday specials and it's a fun place with lots of wood, and great service.

Thank 331331
San Diego, California
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238 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This place has some good bands and live music although it's kind of a small place inside so it does sound kind of loud but they have a great patio outside and the food is good

Thank joseph d
Carlsbad, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Try the fresh squeezed grapefruit or orange juice with mimosas or greyhounds. The bloody Mary's also looked great

Thank L B
Oceanside, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Greta food and nice atmosphere. You can sit indoors or outside and enjoy the great California beach breezes. Looking for some atmosphere and good food, you found the right place

Thank Margarita M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2777 Roosevelt St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1617
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-6951

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?