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Horigan's Tavern

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365 Davis St, Elmira, NY 14901-2686
607-732-6625
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Bar scene
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fun time

We have stopped in on Friday a few times now. The atmosphere is great - it's always busy - the staff are just great - remembering us after only our first visit and are very friendly. The menu is great, you can get snacks or a really nice meal - whatever you are in the mood for and they have... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
mmosher
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Florida, New York
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Late Night
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93 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Florida, New York
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

We have stopped in on Friday a few times now. The atmosphere is great - it's always busy - the staff are just great - remembering us after only our first visit and are very friendly. The menu is great, you can get snacks or a really nice meal - whatever you are in the mood for and they have... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Whether with my husband, son or friends, Horrigan's has something for everyone. We go several times a month. I love the burgers or salads. My husband loves the Salmon BLT and my son has never found anything on the menu he didn't like. Busy, pub environment with friendly folks and great food. This is definitely the place that the locals... More 

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Elmira, New York
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Good food, free popcorn, small town atmosphere. I like this place a lot so when I get out to have a meal, which is only once every other month or so, I always try to get my husband to take me here. Great salmon and good salads. My husband likes their wraps. We went in around 9 or 9:30 PM... More 

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Elmira, New York
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Went on a Friday with friends. Reserved a table and got seated promptly. Waitress was fine drinks came quick. She took our order at 620, food got to the table 700! 40 mins to cook a couple fish dinners! Food was average at best. Yea sorry but this is not for me. Kitchen needs a lot of help!

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Pine City, NY
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I wanted to clear up any confusion that an earlier review I wrote may have caused. In that review I mentioned that some of my friends complain of slow service during peak dining hours. To be more precise, what they are really complaining about is the length of time it takes for the food to come out of the kitchen,... More 

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Pine City, NY
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This is probably my favorite restaurant in the area! Horigan's is nothing fancy, but they turn out some great food at very reasonable prices. The atmosphere is very casual and relaxed and the staff and owners couldn't be more friendly and accommodating. I dislike noisy, crowded places when I'm eating, so I try to always go here mid-afternoon or later... More 

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Elmira, New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

$11 for TEN wings?! At least when Elbow Room charges you that much for wings, you get 12-15. I don't know why Horigan's thinks they're even in the same league as Elbow though. We also had the Shepard's pie, which was a colossal disappointment. The meat was about 70% fat and the potatoes were cold and tasted like they'd been... More 

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Central New York
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We visited Horrigan's for dinner a recent Saturday and found the experience to excellent overall. We heard that it was popular and to arrive early to avoid a wait. We just beat the rush and were soon in a full to capacity restaurant. Even at the busiest time, the service was outstanding. Their beer selection is very good, and very... More 

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I was afraid of poor service after reading some reviews but service was fine. Orders were taken promptly and food was served in a timely manner - and I would know bc I'm always trying to entertain my 2 toddlers while waiting for our food. My husband and I ordered the Shepards pie bc we wanted to get something Irish.... More 

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Corning, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had heard from friends that the food was really good here and thought we would give it a try. We arrived on a Sat night and found them busy but were seated quickly. We ordered fillets and a NY Strip. I ordered the strip medium, it arrived well done and tough. Easily the worst steak I have ever been... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 365 Davis St, Elmira, NY 14901-2686
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: 607-732-6625

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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