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Mc Shawn's Pub

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1336 Cranston St, Cranston, RI 02920-6724
(401) 942-9747
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Casual Place

A friendly place with a pub like atmosphere. Good cold beer and great sandwiches. Not a place for children cause it is a bar where adults kick back to relax.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Colleen F
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Cranston, Rhode Island
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Cranston, Rhode Island
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

A friendly place with a pub like atmosphere. Good cold beer and great sandwiches. Not a place for children cause it is a bar where adults kick back to relax.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

If you remember the days of the corner bar or tavern, you will be very comfortable here. A small place where you can get a cold beer and a great sandwich. And, if you like liverwurst, you'll love McShawn's--they make a very good liverwurst sandwich. On Saturdays, when the Red Sox (or whatever game) are on tv, you can enjoy... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

A quiet place where everyone is friendly. The menu has a small selection of sandwiches but they are just the right size to go along with a nice glass of beer. Lots of artifacts on the walls.

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RI - USA
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61 reviews 61 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2011

Well if you love corned beef sandwiches this is your place. The corned beef is so thin and tender you'll love every bite! They also serve pastrami, liverwurst (with a thick slice of onion) and other sandwiches but I'll always pick the corned beef. They serve the sandwiches with a healthy toss of potato chips and put in a plastic... More 

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

Very cool old-world woodworking throughout the place and I am told no nails were used just wooden pegs. It is what it purports to be: an Irish Pub, and has very good deli sandwiches (that's the whole menu). I had the pastrami which was a meal by itself but we also shared a cheese and cracker tray with hot peppers!... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2009

Their sandwiches are locally known, but for no reason I can detect. It's real claim to fame is the absurdly early hour it starts pouring drinks.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1336 Cranston St, Cranston, RI 02920-6724
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: (401) 942-9747

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

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