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McCawley's Irish Bar and Restaurant - CLOSED

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As the biggest western bar & restaurant in Guangzhou, McCawley's should be high on a things to do list when in town, at almost 1,000 square meters and is conveniently located on Hua Li Lu. Spread out over two floors, on arrival the first thing everyone will notice is the amazing facade that stretches over 30 meters wide. Fitted in hard wood and stained antique the facade is finished with old lanterns and brass goose-necks. Giant brass letters spelling out McCawley's confirms you have arrived at the right place. Food is extremely important to our operation and we have dedicated 200sq meters of our premises to the Kitchen Area - our menus will be a mix of Traditional Pub Food & Gastro Pub Food
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$74
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, International, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Regret to say that it looks like McCawley's in Guangzhou is closed. A number of bars had to stop using their 2nd floor due to fire regulations, this has led to several of them closing down, and it looks like this has happened to McCawley's....More

Date of visit: March 2018
4  Thank MichaelSingap0re
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Ribs were good Guinness was probably the worst worldwide I’ve ever had Dutch colleague wanted to try a Taste , forbade him for fear of forever spoiling his palate Disappointed

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank sharpo2
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

We had a burger, chicken fajitas and a couple beers. Everything was good, esp the fact that the chicken was white meat!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Curiosity322273
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Had a great, quick lunch here before catching my flight home. The brisket had a really good taste, could’ve used a bit more meat but nonetheless was a nice lunch.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank LeightonKyle
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Not easy to find the first time, but this is a fantastic place to go with friends. A large food and drink menu. A good place to watch sports or after 10:30 you can see live music.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank cdvanha
Reviewed September 17, 2017

As a frequent visitor to Guangzhou, I come to McCawley’s a couple of times a month to dine on some of my Western favourites. McCawley’s prides itself as offering a mix of traditional and gastro pub food and with a few Tex-Mex favorites thrown in....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Having lived in GZ for four years, McCawleys is my favorite Bar & Grill. The food is good and the new Sunday breakfast buffet launched last week is great value at RMB85 - I am going back again today. This is China so expect service...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Maorimars2014
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Smashed avocado on toast - apparently. Speaks for itself. Absolutely vile. Also went the week before and we waited so long for my wife's tacos to arrive (which weren't worth waiting for). Everyone else had finished their meals, we had asked three times. Tbh I'm...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Luke427
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

I came here based on a recommendation from an Australian guy who works at the hotel I am staying at. He mentioned this place - "an Irish place with great food". Now Irish and great food rarely goes hand in hand if I am allowed...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Reslimpan
Reviewed July 15, 2017

I was so happy to wash down the heat with a Guinness!! What a relief!! The menu looked good, and there were football games on the tv, but we just came for the Guinness.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Margaret G
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