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O'Sullivans Irish Pub & Restaurant

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640 Grand Ave, Ste A, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2365
760-729-7234
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 21
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  • 22
    Very good
  • 9
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  • 5
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Irish Pre Wedding Bash

We met a group of friends whose daughter was getting married the next day in Carlsbad. Live music, great beer and wine and time with friends ~ priceless!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Peachtree City, Georgia
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Riverside, California
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68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Authentic, I think not. Stopped in today and asked bartender whether the upcoming GAA matches would be on some of the many screen around the bar. She replied, well we have soccer and rugby. I said "No, Irish Football - the GAA." She asked me to tell her what that was. I explained Irish football and hurling. Her reply "I've... More 

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Peachtree City, Georgia
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126 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We met a group of friends whose daughter was getting married the next day in Carlsbad. Live music, great beer and wine and time with friends ~ priceless!

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I was not impressed with this place at all. The inside of the place was very dingy feeling, and drab. My husband, and I ordered the fish and chips to share since we weren't that hungry. We ordered at half portion which was huge, unfortunately it was just ok, the batter had zero taste, and neither did the steak fries,... More 

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San Diego, CA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This is a great local pub If you are looking for an Irish Pub in the Village. They often have live music and it can get pretty loud but there are plenty of places that are back from the stage. The food is really good, especially the corned beef tacos which aren't on the menu anymore but they will make... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Authentic style fish and chips. Large portions and cole slaw made with pineaple. Sounds different but it is great !! I heard positive comments from everyone around me. Other authentic Irish dishes. Has a happy hour but only $1 off drinks and a few appetizers. Should be a little " happier ". Staff is very attentive and friendly. Food comes... More 

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Beaumont, California, United States
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We enjoyed our Irish pub food & drinks. I had the Jack Daniel's chicken wings...extremely delicious...fiance had the corned beef quesadilla...enjoyed by all!

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Oceanside, California
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83 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

That place literally "rocks the house"...it can get very loud ....the music is always great. Escape to the backyard patio with fire pit...... Food is very good, service is fast Its a good place to end the night....

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Newhall, California
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I loved everything about this pub. On a Sunday morning, it was fun to sit on the patio with our dog and eat their delicious potato pancake filled with corned beef and a yummy sauce and sip my Irish Coffee (Kathleen's Coffee) My husband had the potato pancake with the mushroom sauce. Both were delicious. Our waitress was friendly, as... More 

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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Very nice atmosphere with a Irish live band playing. This is a pub. Not a classy restaurant. Pub food was good and beers as expected in a premium pub.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We came in one evening while on vacation and loved the whole experience! Our 3 year old granddaughter walked in and promptly walked up to the bar and climbed on a stool beside an older gentlemen and it was so cute when he turned to her and looked down and said "can I buy you a drink?" Funny! The pub... More 

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Additional Information about O'Sullivans Irish Pub & Restaurant

Address: 640 Grand Ave, Ste A, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2365
Phone Number: 760-729-7234
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Irish, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 640 Grand Ave, Ste A, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2365
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: 760-729-7234

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Irish, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?