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Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant

28 West New York Street, Aurora, IL
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Ranked #28 of 270 Restaurants in Aurora
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Cuisines: Irish
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Lake Zurich, Illinois
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

The first time I visited I had the philly cheese steak sandwich and paid over $12 for a smaller than average sandwich. The sandwich was nothing more than a small portion beef sandwich with a piece of cheese on it. There was nothing Philly about this philly cheese steak. I decided to try Ballydoyle again with some co-workers and ordered... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Nice little restaurant. I placed an order to go which included a salad and 40 cent wings. I can't remember any specific criticisms about the salad but I remember I wasn't too impressed with it. The wings were good. They charged me for adding chicken to the salad when the menu description says that chicken was included. They say they... More

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Naperville
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Don't come here when when it is 75 and sunny on a Saturday afternoon. They have one server for the whole patio and it took 45 minutes to get a beer. Still waiting on appetizers...

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South Bend, Indiana
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Good food, good live music, and good drinks. Plus, it is an Irish bar with a very nice, large patio. What's not to like......

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Chicago
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Ballydoyle is a fun spot to go for dinner or drinks. Live music every Friday and Saturday and a huge list of beer choices. Food is good too! Get the homemade chips.

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Wadsworth
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We were at a concert at the Paramount Theater and needed a 'quick bite' before the show started, but needed it to be kid-friendly. The valet at the theater recommended this restaurant, within easy walking distance. They had a great kids menu, offering 9 choices. We only had appetizers, but they were very good. The service was a bit slow.... More

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Aurora, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Tried this on a whim for a quick sandwich. Great place to meet up with friends and have a beer with a sandwich. Great service. Big restaurant that can accomodate large parties too!

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Aurora, Illinois
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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Another great meal. It was a Saturday evening and while the place was extremely busy the service was still very attentive. We did not have a reservation but were seated almost immediately. Everyone in the group enjoyed the food. For some it was their first time and they thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

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Aurora, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Had never been here before so tried it on a Sunday. The service was great and so was the food. We all were able to take leftovers home.

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Greenwood, Indiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We were in Chicago for the Weekend for the Maritime Festival at the Chicago History Museum. We got together with my cousin for dinner on Saturday evening. She choose to take us to BallyDoyle in Aurora. I was surprised that she was able to make reservations at a pub on Saturday night, but we were down for 7:30 p.m. for... More

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