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O'Malley's on Main

American, Hamburgers, Irish
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83 Asheville Highway, Sylva, NC
Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Irish Pub located in Sylva, NC. Famous for their Thursday Wing Day- and...
Irish Pub located in Sylva, NC. Famous for their Thursday Wing Day- and over 15 wing sauce choices. Very Large selection of draft beers.
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Good for:
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 6
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best food in Sylva!

I love the bar and the food at O'Malley's! It is positively the best food in Sylva! Definitely try the Catamount Burger!

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 25, 2014
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Good for:
  • Late Night
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29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I love the bar and the food at O'Malley's! It is positively the best food in Sylva! Definitely try the Catamount Burger!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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177 reviews 177 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

When I was in college and soon after, O'Malley's was the "go to" hangout to have a few drinks. Only recently I've discovered (after visiting with friends) that they actually have pretty good food. The Fried Green Tomato BLT and Dublin sandwiches are personal favorites, but avoid the chips and salsa (the salsa isn't good... almost marinara-like when we had... More 

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Tavares, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We were meeting friends there and sat at the bar. We were there about 10 minutes and no one waited on us. Some guy came in and sat two chairs down from us and was waited on immediately. We left and will never return!

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Sylva, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

When we lived here, this was a regular hang out for us. Great selection of draft beers and hard ciders. Lively, fun group always hanging out in the bar or in the restaurant area with lots of TV's. AWESOME burgers, wings and home made potato chips. Service is always great and there's kareoke on Wednesday and Friday nites. Always a... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This is the second time we have visited. The first time was for drinks but the service was so friendly that we returned for lunch. Had the Philly cheesesteak sandwich with onion rings. They looked frozen but tasted great. Definitely a place for locals. Seemed like the barmaid knew everyone sitting at the bar. That being said, we were made... More 

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Sylva, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Love the half price apps and entertainment! Service is better in the summer but the bands in the fall and outdoor seating is always nice.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We came in with a group of over 20 and were treated very well! Good food, great drinks! Servers were very friendly and helpful and were not overwhelmed by our large group!

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Murphy, North Carolina
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48 reviews 48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Stopped in just for some drinks. Seems like a cool locals hangout. Didn't eat anything on this trip, but we will return. Like the quirky layout of the place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Have been going to Sylva for years, but never stopped by as thought it would be typical bar food (i.e. frozen), went last weekend and what a surprise! My husband loved the wings - said the sauce was one of the best he has had - would certainly come again. I had the club sandwich - it was huge. Greek... More 

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Sylva, North Carolina, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

O'Malley's is a great Pub to visit with friends, out having a good time. They have an extensive beverage list, and alcohol. So, they'll make anything you like. Wednesday night, is Karaoke night, and is usually packed with a lot of college students, so be aware. The food is average, but the atmosphere is fun and exciting.....a great place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 83 Asheville Highway, Sylva, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Jackson County  >  Sylva

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Irish

Description

Irish Pub located in Sylva, NC. Famous for their Thursday Wing Day- and over 15 wing sauce choices. Very Large selection of draft beers.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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