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The Irish Cottage Restaurant and Pub

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Irish,
1111 Riverside Dr, Methuen, MA 01844-2240
+1 978-208-4347
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (17 reviews)
“cottage pie” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1111 Riverside Dr, Methuen, MA 01844-2240
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1 - 10 of 345 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to the old Irish Cottage many times and enjoyed it, food and ambience. The new building is beautiful; so much like the old but bigger, brighter and just a great place to go. My husband got fried shrimp and chips which feature a...More

Thank patj0hn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice restaurant with a kind of pub atmosphere. The food is good. The service is good. And the people there are nice. Speaking of people, the place is always busy. Get there early or wait in line.

Thank MadMaxie40667
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Much needed nite out with the girls at work. The new location has much more parking, roomier inside and an added function room. Crackers and pub cheese started off the night with drinks that followed. We had a choice of breads, and went with The...More

Thank shirleys594
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is pretty much amazing! I had the Guinness Beef Stew and a Smithwicks and it literally took me back to Ireland! The beef stew was tender, tasty and flavorful and of course the Smithwicks was delicious. Friends both had the Braised Short Ribs...More

Thank Jenna R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good food, great service, even better atmosphere. Menu runs the gambit from hot and fast to take your time and enjoy yourself. Lunch or dinner this place should be at the top of your restaurant rotation.

Thank lougleason
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Had the pastrami Reuben today for lunch. It was tasty, but I could not bite through much of the meat. I had to repeatedly hold onto the pastrami with both hands and try to pull it apart with my teeth! Not a pretty sight, but...More

Thank LoriLovesFood
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We love the new Restaurant though it looks a lot like the old one inside it offers so much more! Larger and there’s an outside patio & bar that we didn’t sit at but will on our next visit. A must stop when in the...More

Thank Phorne101
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Nice menu and fantastic setting. Beer pricey. Why not give discount on purchase o food over a certain dollar value?

Thank Rhonda O
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The new location is larger than the original with a function room and an area for al fresco dining. Unfortunately, parking is still an issue as many have to park in the lots in the area. Drink menu is extensive and the food is still...More

Thank Nikko4Me
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We've never been here before and decided to stop for lunch. The inside is a large open room with a nice bar on one side and dining is at tables situated around the bar and along the outside walls. There are also numerous tv's. We...More

Thank yawl52
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randrcapecod
25 November 2015|
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Response from Lee D | Reviewed this property |
Hello, They do have a full and varied menu,
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Michelle E
1 November 2015|
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Response from Sydney B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know....but I would think so. They have full bar.......and great breakfasts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Riverside Dr, Methuen, MA 01844-2240
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Methuen
  • Phone Number: +1 978-208-4347
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