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4150 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1219
+1 925-324-6264
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Welcome to Bennigan's, a legendary, chef-driven neighborhood pub and the...
Welcome to Bennigan's, a legendary, chef-driven neighborhood pub and the perfect place to kick back and experience the genuine spirit of Irish Hospitality. Join us to enjoy craveable, crowd-pleasing food and a bountiful selection of ice cold beers, specialty drinks and wines. Our menu combines longtime Bennigan's favorites with innovative new American fare selections, with different 'extra special' values offered every day of the week. Our commitment to the welcoming, friendly and festive spirit of Irish Hospitality means that our pours and portions are more generous, and we go above and beyond the call of duty to deliver legendary experiences. We're growing and are excited to serve you. So sit down or pull up a stool and make yourself comfortable. Whether you're relaxing with friends, catching a game, or just enjoying a fun family meal, we'll make you feel right at home.
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  • 23
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  • 10
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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Does what it says on the tin

This is a chain restaurant with an 'Irish' theme. What does this mean? French dip sandwiches called Irish Dip, Irish themed cocktails. What it isn't - a genuine slice of Ireland in California. I had the Irish Dip sandwich which was good and the beer was cold (if a very generic selection... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

This is a chain restaurant with an 'Irish' theme. What does this mean? French dip sandwiches called Irish Dip, Irish themed cocktails. What it isn't - a genuine slice of Ireland in California. I had the Irish Dip sandwich which was good and the beer was cold (if a very generic selection available). My server was attentive and the food... More 

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Victorville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

So happy to see Bennigans making a comeback that I made a trip to SJC just to have dinner there. Hope they make it to southern CA Have the Monte Cristo

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Lake Tahoe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

We just had left the Greatful Dead show at Levi's stadium and had to walk a mile to try to find a cab to get back to our hotel. Low and behold there was a Bennigans! Open late! They weren't serving food any longer but we were able to get a drink and wait out the rush of people and... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

It has no character of it's own... It's supposed to be Irish, but it literally felt more like a safeway or a very boring Denny's. NOT for special occasions.

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Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The staff very friendly and great fun, the beer and food top notch. It really help my 3 week business trip go well.

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Santa Clara, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

GooGood environment at bar, place is very load if you are there for dinner, The food is average to poor except the ribs but if you are looking for a burger you better like it dried out completely 2 tries after informing them how I like a burger and it came out so cooked and dried out you had to... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Was seated for 25 minutes and nobody offered me anything. manager walked by me several times and said nothing. Sitting at a table for almost 1/2 hour with a menu and utensils should have been a give away for the dozen staff members that also walked by. restaurant was not busy. No excuse. Here you go with a stunningly bad... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Their burgers are great and they have a nice variety of beers. We can in to watch a sport game and have dinner and we had a great time and love that they didn't try to rush us out. The staff was great and the bartender was awesome. We will be back again and again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Much nicer environment than it used to be. Food is standard fare and can be greasy. Prices reasonable - good option if yo uare staying atthe Marriott across the road.

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Espoo, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Probably best buffalo chicken wings ever and positive atmosphere with "Irish" twist. Menu is typical american and good beer selection on tab

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Additional Information about Bennigan's

Address: 4150 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1219
Phone Number: +1 925-324-6264
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 18 - 22
Cuisine: Bar, American, Irish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4150 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1219
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 925-324-6264

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 22
  • Cuisine: Bar, American, Irish

Description

Welcome to Bennigan's, a legendary, chef-driven neighborhood pub and the perfect place to kick back and experience the genuine spirit of Irish Hospitality. Join us to enjoy craveable, crowd-pleasing food and a bountiful selection of ice cold beers, specialty drinks and wines. Our menu combines longtime Bennigan's favorites with innovative new American fare selections, with different 'extra special' values offered every day of the week. Our commitment to the welcoming, friendly and festive spirit of Irish Hospitality means that our pours and portions are more generous, and we go above and beyond the call of duty to deliver legendary experiences. We're growing and are excited to serve you. So sit down or pull up a stool and make yourself comfortable. Whether you're relaxing with friends, catching a game, or just enjoying a fun family meal, we'll make you feel right at home.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?