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The Claddagh Irish Restaurant & Pub

1300 1st St, Gilroy, CA 95020-4736
408-848-5050
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Ranked #22 of 113 restaurants in Gilroy
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Irish
Most recent review
- May 5, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
Sacramento, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

When you walk in, the building doesn't shout "pub" but don't let that scare you off. These people have pub in their hearts. Excellent selection of beers & ales whiskies, etc. and the food is very good, I have had the BEST Calamari (yes, calamari) there, better than at seafood restaurants in SF or Monterey. Banger sandwich is excellent and... More

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Hollister, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Arrived at the pub with a date and was excited for a nice evening and good food! Seated our selves and waited and waited and waited. People were being helped all around us, but not one of the 5 waitresses there, so much as acknowledge us. Not a hello, can I take a drink order or even a smile. A... More

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sacamento ca
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

I walked in at lunch and was able to find a seat at the bar immediately, which was great because it was St. Patrick's Day. I had to wait a bit for the bartender to acknowledge me, but once he did the service was very good. The cornbeef was very tender and tasty, but there was too much cabbage &... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This place is overall a great place to eat. I see the owner on a regular basis getting fresh ingredients for his menu at the grocery store. (unique thing to know- nothing is ever frozen, only cooked fresh). I have to admit i am a sucker for their shepards pie. Its pretty amazing. Their fish and chips is also great... More

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Lake Worth, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I had lunch today at The Claddagh and came away very impressed - and very full. Large comfortable area - a bit large for a real pub "feel" but was nevertheless tastefully decorated. Large portions, very reasonably priced and varied menu makes this place a winner and "the owner's husband", Mike, stopped by several times to check on things. Great,... More

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North Fork, California
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

When I go into a place that has the word "pub" in its name, I guess I must admit I am disappointed to go in and discover that the inside looks like it could have been a dollar store turned into a restaurant. I was really hungry for corned beef and cabbage but I didn't care for it. I had... More

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Gilroy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

I think this could be a bar that serves food, but we think it is a restaurant that has a bar. Excellent pub grub with a British/Irish bent. Not intended to be a gourmet hangout. Have a Guiness & bangers & mash, or maybe an IPA with Tikka Masala. Maybe a burger & a Coke. Yeah, they even have salads... More

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California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Good sports bar with lots of TVs. Good beer on tap, but food has always just been ok.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2011 via mobile

The best irish food in gilroy and the área, mike and the best.....

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San Jose
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2009

We were in the area for a wedding and decided on italian, Mama Mias the spot. Went to The Claddagh for pre dinner cocktails. The place was hopping. We decided to stay for dinner. The pasta dishes were excellent, My wife could'nt finish hers. Took it to go. I has the fish and chips Two pieces, Too much food and... More

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