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McCarthy & Bailey's Irish Pub

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423 Pearl St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1445
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“corned beef” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
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423 Pearl St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1445
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

They really did an excellent job with this restaurant when they remodeled the building it is in. The exterior lends to that irish pub type feel right out of walking down a street in Dublin. The interior has all the true stone, iron and wood...More

Thank mbug772017
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Stopped in after work for Happy Hour, they had BOGO burgers and cheap tap beers! My rueben sandwich was good, but big, I couldn't finish.

Thank DanielleandKelly
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Came here because the website said there was live music on Fri-Sat nights😞. No music, but thoroughly enjoyed $2 bottles of Coors Light. Appetizer we had was Leprechaun Balls - which were sausage, cabbage, and mozzarella cheese - all mixed together, battered and deep-fried, served...More

Thank nikkimidwestUS
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I love going here when there's a chill in the air. The warm ambiance, beautiful Irish pub decor, and delicious food always make for a great time. Thursdays are trivia night! Order fish and chips or sausage and potato soup. Get ready to keep coming...More

Thank nickolasandsara
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Great Pub. Cold Guinness, decent snugs, looks like IRL to me. Would absolutely of back. In fact, plan on to next week. Cheers!

Thank zragefyre
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I thought it was pretty remarkable how well this place looked like a Irish Pub from the outside to the inside. I had been to Dublin and they did a great job. Plenty of beer on tap and food choices. If they were in my...More

Thank Josie S
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Mother loved the fish & chips with the Guinness onion rings and a Guinness. Dad had the bangers and mash and a Guinness. I had the Shepherds pie. I did want to try the pot roast. BUT we really, really wanted a bowl of real...More

Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We stopped in for dinner & drinks. Everything was great. The service was excellent. I'm so happy we stopped there. It was well worth the time and money.

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The food here is mediocre at best. I had the reuben and it tasted like deli meat. Beer selection just ok. More of a top 50 restaurant in my opinion.

Thank OysterAddict
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is a dark and pretty noisy chain pub with good food. Recommend the fish and chips, with Guinness battered onion rings. On Wednesday they offer two cheeseburger platters for the price of one, large and fresh. Spend your savings on one of their many...More

Thank Cliff M
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Response from Josie S | Reviewed this property |
I also agree with Cliff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Pearl St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1445
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sioux City
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