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Meg O'Malley's Restaurant & Irish Pub

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

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at meg's! Monday - Friday 4pm - 7pm
20Oz Miler Lite & Coors Light
Bacarop Rums, Three Olives Vodkas & Walnut Crest Wines
Grey Goose, Jack Oaniel's & 20Oz Importeo Oraughts
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews corned beef bean soup bangers and mash shepard's pie fish stew colcannon scones sandwich ribs potatoes fries cent soup parliament soup brown bread downtown melbourne great atmosphere on tap
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Reviewed yesterday

the food is always excellent but the service is hit or miss, no birthday song and kinda just blah there was nothing really special to make it stand out which is the point in the first place.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jacob c
Reviewed 3 days ago

We lived in the UK for 3 years and enjoyed the food at Meg O'Malleys Irish Pub. The food was seasoned well, and everything tasted better than we remembered. Staff was amazing, we had a huge party and they were very paitient and caring. Like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Trvler59
Reviewed 3 days ago

and fairly authentic well thought out menu. Definitely not mediocre chain food and a good value. Great atmosphere

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank D v
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is hard to choose what to eat as everything on the menu is delicious. Also, they have great Irish Coffees. This is one of our favorite places to eat in Melbourne.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lmemmott2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Meg O’Malleys is a GREAT spot. I ate there 2 weeks ago and had to go back again. The staff are friendly and prompt . The food is fabulous. Lots of variety, extremely tasty. Prices are real reasonable And atmosphere is genuine pub, with plenty...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patriotjim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Established old downtown Melbourne restaurant and Irish pub. Delicious food great fun atmosphere and you can't go wrong with their 18 cents old fashion bean soup delish. Great service and stiff drunks Just wished they had continued their great Meg o Ween street parties. They...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 48TravelLady48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Their onion soup is one of the best I've ever had! Lots of cheese and the bread had a garlic flavor, so along with the broth was just terrific.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gypsy_Gyrl63
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Mom were traveling through the area and Meg O'Malley's was suggested by our hotel. The atmosphere was laid back and fun! I generally eat fish & chips anytime I visit an Irish restaurant and these were terrific! My Mom had the crab & shrimp...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarkfromJax
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just stopped in here for a quick pint while exploring downtown Melbourne. The place is decorated like a real Irish pub with a huge bar and separate dining area. We were in during the happy hour so we took advantage of the cheap drinks....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bolte59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was just what I needed after a long day. We had the beer cheese appetizer and fish and chips. Delicious!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trblek
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Response from teaco | Reviewed this property |
There is a small outside patio in the back. I have never seen a dog on the patio but it is usually full of heavy smokers so I never eat out there.
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Response from MOR1787 | Reviewed this property |
They DON'T take reservations,but you can do a call a head for parties of 6 or more. Live music on Friday's,and weekend's from what I've seen.
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