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O'Riley & Conway's Irish Pub

214 West Milwaukee Street, Janesville, WI
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

Found this place on a day trip to Wisconsin and stopped in for lunch. Great atmosphere! And what a selection of beer! We had a Michael Collins Club (I've attached a picture...and that is only half the sandwich), Toasted Cheese with bacon and tomato and fish and chips. Everyone enjoyed their meal and had no complaints at all. (I would... More

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

I met a friend at O'Riley's for dinner. She ordered the Irish Nachos and a Bloody Mary. The Nachos sounded good so I ordered the same but without the bacon and peppers. I chose Sangria as my drink. It was a nice complement to the nachos. Irish Nachos consist of waffle fries, melted ( slightly spicy) cheese, sour cream and... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

From the moment you walk in to this venerable building with its patterned floors, tin ceiling, and the coziest booths outside of Ireland, you will find the bit if Irish in you and your Irish eyes will smile. You will relax, and then you will be treated to excellent service and great food. We have enjoyed the salmon, Reuben sandwiches,... More

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Alamosa, Colorado
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

When the GM plant closed a few years back, Janesville's economy took a big hit. Nearby Beloit also hit the economic skids. Amidst the economic carnage, and in spite of recent feckless and ineffecftive economic "recovery" policies, O'Riley's thankfully managed to survive. The menu is full of winners, including the black bean and onion soups (house made daily). Bangers and... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I hate to say this, but I was very disappointed with my dinner at Riley's. I was so excited for something different. We got an appetizer (unfortunately I can't remember what it was called) and it was average. It was like a deep fried Reuben. Very greasy, but average. Then we had dinner. I ordered the fish and chips, and... More

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This bar/restaurant has it all. The food is great and they are one of the few places in town that actually has good wine. They also pour you a full glass and not the teeny tiny servings that many places serve. My husband loves their beer selection. The atmosphere is the icing on the cake.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This is the first time we have been let down by trip advisor reviews. We were sat at a dirty table expecting the seater to come back and clean it, she never did. The Guinness was very good, and that was all that was good. We both ordered fish and chips that came out greasy, soggy, unappetizing, and in the... More

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

If you want an amazing combo of great, homemade food and a huge selection of great beers this is your place!!!!!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Had a friend visiting from out of state, and she wanted to try this place. I'd never heard of it, so was eager to try something new. Several traditional irish-style dishes on the menu. We each ordered shepherd's pie. Thankfully it was Americanized and wasn't made with kidneys, etc.! However, it was quite greasy and didn't have a lot of... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My girlfriend and I frequent this pub. We both love the food and the atmosphere. Always a great experience, whether we are going for a full "sit down" dinner or just for an appetizer on Wednesday nights for music, we always have a great time. Great food, great owner, and great staff!

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Address: 214 West Milwaukee Street, Janesville, WI
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Janesville
Cuisine: Irish

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