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The Celtic Fox

118 SW 8th Ave, Ste 202, Topeka, KS 66603-3867
785-235-2138
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Ranked #44 of 304 restaurants in Topeka
Price range: $7 - $15
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English first
Kansas City, Missouri
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103 reviews 103 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Maybe the night bar scene is better. That said, the Celtic Fox is nothing special and a poor effort at an Irish pub. The food is bland with little attempt to create authentic Irish food. The menu is more akin to Applebee's and their ilk than a proper pub. The shepherds pie was ok, but the fish and chips was... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Stopped by for an early dinner before a concert at TPAC. 2 adults and 1 child, enjoyed fish and chips, and a black bean salad, as well as soda and a couple pints. Food was great, service was great, too.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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61 reviews 61 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

My wife and I stopped here before the show at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, which is only a block away. It was not overly crowded and there was no wait. The service and food was excellent. I didn't notice until later that they had overcharged me for two beers, which were ordered during happy hour, but were paid for... More

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Harrison, Arkansas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Love coming here! Great to meet business associates and entertain. Atmosphere is perfect with laid back staff and food. Drinks always mixed well and beer always cold. Will continue to be one of my go to locations for business and pleasure!

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Topeka, Kansas, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

harry is a VERY talented saxaphone player..he is very humble and makes everyone feel welcome and comfortable no matter what their skill level...thursdays are my favorite night at the celtic fox in topeka kansas

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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

This location looked like a good place for a Celtic meal. But I've never had Bangers & Mash that included sauerkraut which I thought to be a German dish. Apart from the loud guy at the bar it wasn't too bad. Service was great.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Do not sit in the back room if you want a quiet environment. It is so loud and it echos, you will have a hard time hearing your table mates. As for the food do not go here if you are vegetarian. There is only one item a vegetarian can eat, aside from the house salad which consists of iceberg... More

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Great atmosphere at lunch and a phenomenal Reuben sandwich. Service was quick and very friendly. I'll go back there!

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Topeka, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

We had a great night at this little Irish pub, which just happens to be just down the street from us. They had great prompt service and were very kid friendly. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for the Irish pub atmosphere.

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Kansas City
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88 reviews 88 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Nice beer selection. All your pub favorites are here. The food is good for pub food ... but remember it is just pub food.

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