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The Celtic Fox

) #70 of 290 Restaurants in Topeka ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Irish
118 SW 8th Ave, Ste 202, Topeka, KS 66603-3867
+1 785-235-2138
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“reuben” (3 reviews)
“potato soup” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Irish, Pub
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118 SW 8th Ave, Ste 202, Topeka, KS 66603-3867
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Reviews (60)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was in town for a conference when a friend called and said "let's find a place for a glass of wine" and I remember the Fox. She ordered quesadillas and chips w/sauce and I ordered the potato soup. It was just the ticket for a...More

Thank dee_saddler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Reuben sandwhich had actual brisket, and plenty of it! Excellent fries, friendly staff, and good drinks. Worth the sucky drive around dismal downtown Topeka.

Thank 827isaiahb
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We wanted to get a drink downtown. A Celtic bar sounded like a safe bet. Not so much. Very average, kind of rundown. We sat outside and drunk, over-served people kept accosting us, wanting to talk. We finally gave up and went back to the...More

Thank tinkaluisa
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I had a half reuben sandwich that was so good, a cup of the soup of the day (chicken tortilla) and split a house salad with a friend. It was all good! The service was super and friendly. The Guiness beer was just like it...More

Thank GraceofGod
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Nice dinner. Busy do to I outside street concert. Food was tasty. Shared fried pork dinner with mashed potatoes with my wife. Onion rings appetizer was excellent. They do offer military discount.

Thank Rocketman197469
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We went here based on reviews of others on Trip Advisor. Recommendations were for the "best fish and chips in Topeka" We were not disappointed. My husband is English and he said they were the best he had ever had! So good, that even though...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The location is convenient to the State Capitol and downtown area. It serves some Irish fare, salads, pub food, and has some good beers on tap.

Thank Katherine H
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Located right in downtown Topeka near the capital, this looks like a place that would be a lot of fun with a young, evening crowd. We were there on a quiet night, but the food was very good. Service was prompt and friendly. I would...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 30 April 2016

My wife thought 'fish and chips' sounded perfect for a date night on a cold, damp Friday evening. It had been a long time since we had last visited this downtown staple and they were still busy upon arrival. First impressions are good with all...More

Thank TopekaHusker
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

First off, the waitress couldn't have been more pleasant. Personable, attentive, and fast; she truly made us feel like she was glad we were there; not like many places on the west side of town. Secondly; food was terrific. I had Bangers and Mash, wife...More

Thank Caxman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
American, Bar, Irish, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 SW 8th Ave, Ste 202, Topeka, KS 66603-3867
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-235-2138
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