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Thatcher McGhee's Irish Pub and Eatery

31 Passaic Ave, Http://Www. Thatchermcghees. Com/Fairfield, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3814
+1 973-227-4938
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
31 Passaic Ave, Http://Www. Thatchermcghees. Com/Fairfield, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3814
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was loud and lively. Musical instruments hang on the walls, with framed art and other interesting objects. It's well maintained and clean, especially the ladies room. Our server, Katelyn, was super friendly. The Shepherd's Pie was yummy and the Taste of Ireland Irish...More

Thank Grateful_Sojourner
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

The food👍👍👍 The atmosphere👍👍👍 The service 👍👍👍 Great bar food... But be aware when parking not to park in the lots of neighboring businesses. As you enter the restaurant there are signs warning you not to do so.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband heard about this place through a friend so we decided to try it. Omg food was fantastic I had Sheppard’s Pie and my husband had chicken dish recommended by Bartender from Ireland . Drinks and food were 5 ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️! All the staff...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Met up with a buddy of mine here on a Wednesday night around 6:00pm. Nice atmosphere, good menu selection, and great bartenders. I had what they called a Guinness hamburger which was very good. Two patties cooked to perfection with some interesting toppings. The place...More

Thank PMCranford
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Everything goes better with Guinness, but the food here is much better than standard pub food. The corned beef is excellent, the shephard's pie is even better....even the club sandwiches are good! The staff is friendly and won't rush you out. I'd give it a...More

Thank jmpaia
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Walking into this place on a Monday early afternoon and with only 6 or so other patrons in both the dining area and the bar you would think that you'd get some special attention given that there were 4 servers hanging around the bar. Well,...More

Thank TonyK300
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Most of my West Essex friends have spoken of this Irish Pub at one time or another. I was glad when good friends recommended we meet here for an evening meal. My thoughts: easy parking, a thatched roof, very clean including the men:s room. attentive...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Went for a quick dinner with my 20 year old son. Shared pretzels with beer cheese and potato skins. Both pretty good. My son had a buffalo chicken wrap and I had a pastrami sandwich. The pastrami was very fatty some parts not eatable. Service...More

Thank brownsfan032
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a whim without looking at the menu. I was not disappointed! So many choices! Nice selection! The Take Two menu is great. Seat yourself concept - sat at a huge table but we were a party of two, felt bad we used...More

Thank NYMertzy
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Me and a few buddies stopped in for a few beers and had eaten prior to arrival but we did see several dishes come out and the food looked really good. The atmosphere is really cool and pub like. We met a lot of regulars...More

Thank 0825Bert
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Passaic Ave, Http://Www. Thatchermcghees. Com/Fairfield, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3814
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 973-227-4938
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