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Finnegan's Wake Irish Pub

No.6 Xinanli Street, No.400 Zhongshan South Road, Qinhuai District, Nanjing, China
025-52207362
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  • English first
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Now...that's an Irish bar!!! Make sure to ask for Ian, the owner...he's a blast and quite the singer!

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Nanjing, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Called in for a drink ended up staying for dinner after the manager suggested some of their popular dishes. I had the veggie burger and my husband enjoyed his meal so much that he has returned other times to have it. Substantial servings.

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Hong Kong (UK exPAT)
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19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

Difficult to find from the road! Nothing special, food was ok, but after all this is Nanjing Honestly not really worth the trip here, it's a bar and noting else special. They need to learn how to pour Guinness

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Nanjing, China
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

So my friend who lives here said this was the place for American type food. I have only just moved to China but I cant eat Chinese food everyday and be happy. This place had all the good food and the Manager or owner guy was so nice and friendly and that all it took for me! The food was... More

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Port Huron, Michigan, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

One of my favorite hangouts here in nanjing. It's tucked away in a private cove, quiet away from the noise of the city... You would never know you are in China. As expected, great Irish beer and food

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Nanjing, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

20 minutes for a "chicken Cesar salad" which wasn't (had pepperoni in it.) 35 minutes for fish and chips (no vinegar, no tartar sauce.) 45 minutes for chicken curry. and the lighting was insufficient to see the menu. I was expecting a friendly pub atmosphere and delicious pub food. Pretentious and overpriced.

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Wilsonville, Oregon
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6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

An Irish pub in the middle of China being run by a Scot. A nice analog to the menu, which is an amalgam of Western traditions. Very friendly, with a quite cozy upstairs area that's more sedate than the dining room. I've never before encountered an Oregon Rogue ale this far from home. You'll pay a premium for the expat... More

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Nanjing, China
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014 via mobile

A tucked away bar on Shan San Rd with great food and booze. It's an all around great place to bring friends and dates. Be sure to check out their website for daily specials and comedy shows. Their lamb chops are to die for!

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Sydney, Australia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Finnegan's Wake first came to my attention due to their semi-regular live comedy gigs and I'm glad I ventured away from central Nanjing to give them a go. The food is top shelf, albeit expensive (around what I'd pay back in Oz though), the service is generally quite good (although a little slow if there's a crowd in for comedy... More

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Melbourne
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

I loved sitting at the bar here on a rainy night in Nanjing. It took some time finding, but it is located in a nice looking area. The Guinness was fresh and poured well. The live music was authentic and topped off the experience. I did not have dinner, but will be back next time in Nanjing. The food looked... More

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Address: No.6 Xinanli Street, No.400 Zhongshan South Road, Qinhuai District, Nanjing, China
Phone Number: 025-52207362
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Jiangsu  >  Nanjing
Cuisine: International

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