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489 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 975-2678
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Irish pub

Very quaint Irish pub Offers variety of dining options including Sunday brunch Great for family gatherings

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Moxieone
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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63 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Our meeting of 12 travel professionals met at Brian Boru for our monthly gathering. The happy hour drinks in the bar were very good, and the appetizers, especially the sliders were tasty. Service was very attentive and very friendly. The dinner order was off a special menu and 3 out of the 4 items got great reviews from our members.... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Very quaint Irish pub Offers variety of dining options including Sunday brunch Great for family gatherings

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United States
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

So sad that they have changed their menu. Goat cheese poppers were so incredible. If they bring them back, we'll definitely return. Always loved this restaurant and those were our entire family's favorite. We even hosted a party here once, and everyone couldn't get enough of the goat cheese poppers. Also disappointed because twice in a row they got us... More 

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Pasadena, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We went there for a special event dinner...a lecture about the potato famine and a three course meal. Both were very good. They will do it two more times this spring. We have dined there before and the food and service are always very good.

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Severna Park, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Not into the food- not bad but not great. The service is okay. I have been there 8 times over the course of 5 years. There are regulars and locals who love it.

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Wales, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

A family gathering of 20 (including 5 youngsters) recently had dinner at this restaurant. Our waiter Liam was the highlight of our meal. He dealt with a large group in a professional and friendly manner. People arrived at different times. But Liam had no problems dealing with drink, appetizer and food orders, even making sure the children all had what... More 

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Tampa Bay
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74 reviews 74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I passed this restaurant many times thinking that it was just a bar. Fortunately I discovered that it is also a nice Irish pub-style restaurant. It apparently has a lively bar atmosphere, but as a family we did not experience that. Having visited Ireland I was anxious to experience the food. My husband greatly enjoyed his shepherd's pie, which we... More 

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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102 reviews 102 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We stopped in for dinner on Friday night around 8 on our way to the beach. It was very busy and we had a 30 minute wait. I've driven past here numerous times and wanted to stop in but haven't til now. The décor is very rustic and reminiscent of a real Irish Pub (we were in Ireland last summer... More 

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Bowie, Maryland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

We came here to hear a favorite band, not having been here before. We were very pleasantly surprised by this pub and will be back. The dinner entrees were delicious, hearty and moderately priced. I had the lamb stew. The lamb was so tender and flavorful. My wife had the pot roast and it, too, was delicious and tender. Their... More 

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New York City, New York
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140 reviews 140 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Different, delicious , moderately priced food with a comfortable atmosphere. Ill return. The vegetarian boxy as well as ossabucca is a must. Don't forget to order extra soda bread that's the most addicting item on the menu.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 489 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD 21146
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Severna Park
  • Phone Number: (410) 975-2678

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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