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1122 Pine Street, Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 238-7070
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11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Pappy McGregor's Pub & Grill has an atmosphere that blend's Irish and...
Pappy McGregor's Pub & Grill has an atmosphere that blend's Irish and American traditions. Always lively, always fun and always busy, Pappy McGregor's is just the right place for you to have a cold pint, eat a great meal, and meet up with new and old friends. Our executive chefs, brothers Chris & Martin Beckett, have created an extensive menu made up of gastro pub quality items. We strive for every plate to be a work of art that's better than any other typical pub. Our creative menu is made up of comfort food favorites like the Prime Rib Sandwich, Steak & Shrooms, Farm Stand BLTA, Grilled Cheese, and Tomato Bisque. We also feature a wide variety of seafood dishes like the locally famous fried Calamari, Raw Blue Point Oysters, Fresh Halibut & Chips, and Oysters Rockefeller. Our Prime Rib Chili and Lobster Mac and Cheese have both won multiple awards in local food competitions. Pappy McGregor's Pub & Grill proudly features fully stocked bars, with more than 150 sprits, imported beer, and an extensive craft beer list. We support our local wineries and feature only local wine from San Luis Obispo Co. Come by for our daily Pappy Hour or join us for our multiple weekly evening specials and events like Pub Trivia Night, Karaoke, and Live Music. Pappy McGregor's always has the big games on with our plenty of TVs you won't miss a second of your favorite team. When you're in downtown Paso Robles, stop by Pappy McGregor's Pub & Grill and see why we have been voted Best Bar/Pub for 8 straight years. You won't be disappointed no matter if its food, drink or a good time you are looking for.
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Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Girls weekend

We visited Pappy's after a long day of wine tasting. The food was amazing for a pub and the staff wonderful and fun. After dinner we had great fun dancing to the awesome dj. A very mixed fun crowd with great food and adult beverages... Visiting Pappy McGregor's is must if visiting Paso. I will... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

We visited Pappy's after a long day of wine tasting. The food was amazing for a pub and the staff wonderful and fun. After dinner we had great fun dancing to the awesome dj. A very mixed fun crowd with great food and adult beverages... Visiting Pappy McGregor's is must if visiting Paso. I will definitely be back ★★

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

There's nothing better than heading over to grab dinner after a long day of wine tasting. It's impressive that you had any energy left to dance! Come back and see us again soon. Cheers, Donovan, Owner More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

We have been going to this establishment for years. Even so we were descriminated. Our server was no where to be found and when we did find her she told us to wait. Then the staff including management treated us unjustly. On top of it all the food took a long time. Even thought there food is good there no... More 

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

I'm extremely concerned to read this review, because this just doesn't sound like us at all. We always want you to feel welcomed and well-cared-for, and we would never discriminate against any guest for any reason. It sounds like there must have been some kind of miscommunication here, and I'd really like to get to the bottom of what went... More 

Paso Robles, California, United States
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Business lunch mid-day on a Thursday. Solid food and, though the service was a bit slow, the food was quite good. Prices were reasonable and, being on the square made the meeting easily accessible and pleasant. Although the menu is described as "pub fare", it is pretty darn tasty. Unfortunately, the back patio was not available due to a shortage... More 

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

It sounds like you enjoyed your meal overall, Thomas, which is always wonderful to hear. Of course, we hope to provide you with the full five-star experience every time you come in, so if you have any feedback for how we could improve, I'm all ears! We hope to welcome you back again soon. Take care, Donovan, Owner More 

California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Went to eat a late lunch, around 2pm. Wasn't too busy. The food was really good but the server disappeared after we got our food. We asked for an extra napkin and she never came back. But if I'm ever back in this area I would consider eating here again.

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your meal overall, but I'm sorry to hear that your server disappeared! It definitely sounds like there was a miscommunication of some sort, because we never want to leave you hanging like that. I hope you'll give us another chance to put our best foot forward! Take care, Donovan, Owner More 

Fayetteville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The kilt wearing staff was very good and attentive. Sat at the bar and couldnt decide on what to eat. Everything I seen served was well presented. Be careful about Hot Wings. Franks Hot Wings are hotter than Franks Hot Sauce. So beware. Nice plsce with a cool crowd of people

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

It's wonderful to read that our kilt-wearing staff took care of you well! I appreciate your compliments on our food, and hope the wings weren't too spicy for you. Our door's always open if you find yourself looking for a drink or a bite to eat in the future! Until next time, Donovan, Owner More 

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Pappy McGregor's has done it right. The atmosphere definitely gives you the feeling you are in an authentic Irish pub. The food was outstanding as well as surprising. I had the buffalo chicken sandwich which was amazing!

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

Glad you're a fan of our atmosphere and tasty grub, Jason -- it's always exciting to read review like this one! We can't wait to welcome you back for another of those chicken sandwiches very soon. Cheers, Donovan, Owner More 

Cottage Grove, Oregon
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Most of the restaurants around the park in downtown Paso Robles post their menus. On a recent one-night in town while passing through the area, my husband and I took it upon ourselves to read most of them. So many choices - and many that look wonderful; but weary from the road and dressed in comfortable car clothes, I was... More 

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

We feel so lucky that you chose us out of all the other options downtown! Glad to hear that the steak and 'shrooms hit the spot -- hope we can lure you back into our neck of the woods for more very soon. Thanks again for sharing such a fantastic review! Cheers, Donovan, Owner More 

Clovis, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The bar was a little loud, but it's too be expected with a bar. The Ahi Tuna Egg Rolls were awesome. The Cubano sandwich had pulled pork, which was a little dry for my taste. They have a nice collection of local craft beers, as well as an outdoor patio. Not bad for a quick pop in or to watch... More 

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

Glad you loved your egg rolls, Adam, although I'm sorry to hear that you were a bit disappointed with your sandwich. Hope you'll be back to see us soon to sample even more of the menu! Cheers, Donovan, Owner More 

California
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

A casual establishment off the square. Great helpful friendly staff with big smiles. Lunch fare was good but not quite what we anticipated from the menu description. Will try again and ask more questions. Looking forward to their live music.

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Troy L, Owner at Pappy McGregor's, responded to this review

So glad you got a chance to check out your place, but sorry to see that your lunch was just so-so, especially when you had high expectations. That's definitely not what we want to hear, and we encourage you to return and ask all the questions you desire! Our staff is always eager to help you find something on the... More 

Grove City, PA
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

5 of us went for dinner one night. Good selection of tap beers. 1 person had a strip steak, very nicely done with great brussel sprouts. 1 had chili and said it was very good. 1 had local fish and chips that they seemed happy with. 1 had the leak soup and wasn't thrilled with it and I had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1122 Pine Street, Paso Robles, CA 93446
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Paso Robles
  • Phone Number: (805) 238-7070

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Irish, Pub

Description

Pappy McGregor's Pub & Grill has an atmosphere that blend's Irish and American traditions. Always lively, always fun and always busy, Pappy McGregor's is just the right place for you to have a cold pint, eat a great meal, and meet up with new and old friends. Our executive chefs, brothers Chris & Martin Beckett, have created an extensive menu made up of gastro pub quality items. We strive for every plate to be a work of art that's better than any other typical pub. Our creative menu is made up of comfort food favorites like the Prime Rib Sandwich, Steak & Shrooms, Farm Stand BLTA, Grilled Cheese, and Tomato Bisque. We also feature a wide variety of seafood dishes like the locally famous fried Calamari, Raw Blue Point Oysters, Fresh Halibut & Chips, and Oysters Rockefeller. Our Prime Rib Chili and Lobster Mac and Cheese have both won multiple awards in local food competitions. Pappy McGregor's Pub & Grill proudly features fully stocked bars, with more than 150 sprits, imported beer, and an extensive craft beer list. We support our local wineries and feature only local wine from San Luis Obispo Co. Come by for our daily Pappy Hour or join us for our multiple weekly evening specials and events like Pub Trivia Night, Karaoke, and Live Music. Pappy McGregor's always has the big games on with our plenty of TVs you won't miss a second of your favorite team. When you're in downtown Paso Robles, stop by Pappy McGregor's Pub & Grill and see why we have been voted Best Bar/Pub for 8 straight years. You won't be disappointed no matter if its food, drink or a good time you are looking for.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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