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McGilvra's

#1,115 of 3,141 Restaurants in Seattle}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , Irish
4234 E Madison St, Seattle, WA 98112-3237
+1 206-325-0834
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good55%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
15 Sep 2017
“We thought this was just about the best bar for a drink in the area”
17 Jul 2017
“Reasonable price, great outdoor setting for lunch”
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Bar, Pub, Irish
PRICE
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LOCATION
4234 E Madison St, Seattle, WA 98112-3237
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We had a group of five for lunch, and it was quite good. First off, our server took our orders and all the special requests without writing anything down. Dishes delivered exactly as ordered. Next our lunches. Killer Cubano sandwich, pulled pork, chowder, Reuben. We...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Staff were pleasant and service good. We did not eat here. Without a doubt the best of the bars we tried in the area for a pre-dinner drink. Having said that the others were not very good ! Notwithstanding this point we enjoyed the experience...More

Thank CAHA
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Had a light lunch, sitting outside on a lovely day, with prompt, friendly service. We had beef sliders and a tomato/mozzarella salad. Happy Hour prices all day and we felt they were very reasonable

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Oh yeah. Maybe not for foodies. But it certainly is casual, friendly and the wait staff is super nice. We were there on a warm Tuesday evening. The view of the lake is delightful. $2 tacos. $5 margaritas. Fun place.

Thank jimsnelling
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great pub along Lake Washington with a very good menu and nice beer selection. The wait staff was very attentive. I would return for sure.

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 25 August 2016

we come to Seattle often and we always make sure to go to McGilvra's. Taco Tuesday is good, everyday Happy Hour is terrific. Good food, good drinks, good service. But please, please do something about the bathrooms,

Thank nannyca
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Service was good, wine was good, view was good, food was good but not as represented in the menu. Three out of five of us ordered the Salmon with Asparagus over Risotto, the three orders had no Asparagus. We pointed this out to the wait...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Used to be pretty good food, now it's overcooked and dry. The mussels are good but beef well done and tough. Service slow, too busy watching sports (esp. soccer) on TV and yakking with the regulars at the bar.

Thank tiki1313
Reviewed 3 May 2016

McGilvra's Irish Pub and Restaurant is located in the very tony Madison Park neighborhood of Seattle. The menu displays a very wide variety of appetizers and dinner entrees, such as: Nachos, Hummus, and Taco Salad Burgers Traditional Irish Dinners such as Guiness Beef Stew, Shepherd's...More

Thank Dennis N
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Pub food is pretty much the same in most successful pubs. My friend and I decided to "go UK" and ordered Shepard's pie and traditional beef stew. Both were excellent. The addition of a bit of cheese on the mash potato "icing" on the pie...More

Thank Marjorie G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Irish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4234 E Madison St, Seattle, WA 98112-3237
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-325-0834
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