Nice place. Staff good. Food was mixed. The escargot was surprising great. Lamb chops were really good. I had the lamb burger and it was really dry. My daughter had the stew and it was bland. Neat place.
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First time visit on Valentine's Day. Very quiet and cozy before the evening crowd. Midway through our dinner, my husband and I were already planning what we would have on our next visit. They serve traditional Irish fare along with other tempting dishes. My husband...More
My wife and I had an excellent dinner at Irish Lion on a recent Friday night in Bloomington. I had the prime rib, which was excellent. My wife had the Chicken Kiev, which she also thought was wonderful. The salads as well as the soda...More
The Irish Lion is a very old school restaurant! Lots of history! Beautiful building! Staff were very friendly. I LOVE their oysters! YUM!
Excellent authentic irish and british fare. Warm up with a hot toddy or enjoy sipping a local stout ale. The 'pub fare' menu items are especially prepared as if you were across the pond and closer to the Blarney stone. Sit/stand at the bar or...More
Not my favorite place, but unique Irish restaurant. Blarney Puffs are decent (mashed potatoes and cheese) fried and you dip in sour cream. Celtic Stew is enjoyed by many if you like lamb. Fish and chips are good.
We enjoyed our meal at The Irish Lion. We were seated upstairs, which had a nice atmosphere. The food was good, not fantastic, but a good meal. We were waited on right away, but it did take a long time to get our food. The...More