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Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Irish
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4287 King St E | Unit 7, Kitchener, Ontario N2P 2E9, Canada
+1 519-653-3111
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Cambridge, Canada
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157 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent $30 on a burger and cider. Was it good? It was ok. Why was it $30? At a pub? I don't know. I won't be back.

Thank PortL15
Toronto, Canada
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excellent choice had all 8 of us sat fast and our server was great. Food came out fast and was well prepared .Was a perfect choice

Thank snowbirdsx2
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239 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I wouldn't go out of my way to go here unless I lived nearby or was staying at the hotel a few blocks away. Interior is cold, backless chairs are very uncomfortable. Service was slow even though there were few people there. Food was SO typical and uninspiring. This is a pub in name only, it's a chain and not... More 

Thank CanadaMoi
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great Service, restaurant was to busy at the time we attended on Family date, were able to make a few changes to our order without any hassle, waitress was very pleasant and helpful

Thank cdnspeedy
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136 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Went last night for a quick dinner. Ordered the calamari, it came out undercooked, fishy and old batter. It was just terrible. Then tried the chicken curry, dried out rice, cold food. Friend had fish and chips, she didn't eat it. We left as soon as possible. Very kind new manager (5 days) was super nice and apologized for the... More 

Thank GoOutInstead
Toronto, Canada
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242 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

After having been to Winooski's over and over again, needed a change of venue. Showed up at Fionn's after dinner at Borealis. Nothing says pub like an Irish pub. I've been to quite a few of their various branded pubs and overall they are all A-OK. Nothing special to expect from this one over the ones in the GTA. They... More 

Thank WearyWanderer_TO
Waterloo, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Do not order the fish tacos. They were the biggest ripoff and one of the worst tasting meals we have had. One small piece of greasy, breaded chicken was rolled in a stale flour tortilla with a slop of sauce and maybe a few strips of cabbage. The nachos on the side were few and stale. It was at most... More 

Thank Barbara A
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The people working here are wonderful! The food is great, as well. This made my birthday meal a great time. Much better than the total lack of service we got at Borealis Grille and Bar!

Thank Robert H
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Three of my co-workers and I went in for a drink after work on a Friday night. After waiting several minutes in an almost empty pub we were served but not made to feel welcome because they were expecting an influx of TMMC employees. Needless to say we had our pints and then left for the more welcoming Scottish pub... More 

Thank Brian G
Cambridge, Canada
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

On a hot summer Friday evening, an Irish pub should be a bustling watering hole. Instead we found an empty, lackluster location. When 95% of the restaurant is empty why on earth is a group of 5 sat directly in front of the kitchen. Its not a matter of pretention, but we were constantly swatting away fruit flies coming from... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4287 King St E | Unit 7, Kitchener, Ontario N2P 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-653-3111
Get the proper pub experience. We balance Irish-inspired dishes and North American classics. We’ve perfected the pub staple, Fish & Chips, and make our pies and pastry in-Pub. Try our fresh burgers like the legendary Guinness® Burger, with your pint of Guinness® of course!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?