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Mac Cool's Public House

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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855 Heritage Park Blvd Ste 3, Layton, UT 84041-5732
+1 801-728-9111
10:30 - 22:30
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 22:30
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Layton, Ut., United States
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this restaurant the beer selection is great and the serve cask beer. They menu is delicious and their daily specials are over the top.

Thank alexanderhE2893LH
Fruit Heights, Utah
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

British/Irish cuisine. From broiled lamb to Irish stew. Great outdoor patio area. Not a franchise.... local owner. Friendly atmosphere. Within walking distance to many hotels in the Layton area. Nice place.

Thank Randycco
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there with a group of friends and we all really enjoyed it. Have not been back but that is not a reflection on the restaurant. Will likely return soon.

Thank Ken F
Hagerstown, Maryland
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259 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere like a real Pub. Great service. Nice beer selection. Lamb ribs a must for a starter. Pies authentic, good choice for your main.

Thank DeavBBQ
Atlanta, Georgia
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47 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Mac Cool's top 10 rating is well deserved! We were a party of 5 and everyone commented on how much they enjoyed Mac Cool's. Great beer selection and menu and the service was good. I would definitely go back!

Thank pixystyx7
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

MacCool's is our go to family gathering spot. We love the huge round table, the Irish sayings, the wonderfully informed help, and the ever present owner/manager. We love the food. The salmon is the best we've ever had - seriously, the Buffalo Shepard's Pie is amazing. The kids get burgers there, and they are always a hit. The servers know... More 

Thank Russell L
Chelsea, MI
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Stopped in MacCools on a Monday evening on a work trip. It was a little bit slow (probably due to Monday night), but the service, atmosphere and food was great. Beer was decent (I'm from Michigan so my expectations are high in this regard ; ). They also have an indoor shuffle board table that some friends and I had... More 

Thank noturns2
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband and I have enjoyed Mac Cools mainly as a location of great beer. They have a couple of menu items I prefer and would highly recommend their Irish Shepherds Pie, it is truly a comfort food. They also have a hamburger with pastrami on it that is quite good. Have been disappointed in the fish and chips...fish seems... More 

Thank momma_n3_travel
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

We showed up on an off night with a ton of people and they did an outstanding job of making us all feel like we were their most important guests

Thank EdH1000
Plano, Texas
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359 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I read the reviews and had mixed feelings about going there. I was by myself and got seated in the back at a long table. There were a few others at the table. No big deal. I had the salmon it was good. The service was good. Not a bad place and I would come back and try something else.... More 

Thank Joe B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 855 Heritage Park Blvd Ste 3, Layton, UT 84041-5732
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Davis County  >  Layton
  • Phone Number: +1 801-728-9111

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