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“Great place to watch Futball” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Harp And Celt Irish Pub and Restaurant

Harp And Celt Irish Pub and Restaurant
25 South Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801 (Central Business District)
+1 407-481-2928
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Ranked #471 of 3,499 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $23
Cuisines: Pub, Irish, Bar, British
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Neighborhood: Central Business District
Description: The Harp and Celt has complete free coverage of all International and Domestic Soccer and LIVE Footie games. Watch your team compete in the World Arena on our 10 HDWS TV's and on our 8' X 12' HD overhead screen with upgraded surround sound system that makes you feel like you're actually at the stadium cheering on your team. We also Host Watch Parties for the Orlando City Lions FC Live. Add our superior customer service with our award winning Irish/UK Cuisine, two full bars with an extensive selection of Malt Whiskey, spirits and domestic and International beers, and you have a winning combination that is unbeatable. We also feature four local craft beers each month. Whether you're cheering on your team sitting in the upstairs balcony section or downstairs in the Celt or next door in the Harp, you will always have a good seat for your viewing pleasure. Join the dedicated Local and International Futbol fans in Central Florida as they cheer their teams on in the World Arena. The Harp and Celt is the Orlando Headquarters for the American Outlaws Orlando Chapter Soccer Club.
Orlando
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“Great place to watch Futball”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

During the World cup this place has been packed. The crowd here is a bit older but it can still get pretty packed on busy days. The drink specials are pretty good. They have most of the typical Irish beers on draft. The food is also very good. They have rotating specials which are all very good. From the regular menu the shepherds pie is a must. The portions are pretty large so be ready to get a lot of food for a pretty good price. If you are coming here to watch any sporting event, make sure to come early to get a good spot. There isn't that many tables so it does fill up pretty fast.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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“Very good pub food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

The food was brilliant, especially the burger. A small problem is that the pub is quite noisy, with a lot of hard surfaces that reflect and intensifies noise.

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backpack1953, Manager at Harp And Celt Irish Pub and Restaurant, responded to this review, July 3, 2014
Thank you for your kind review. Yes, the Celt pub can get very loud, especially during soccer games. The Celt is quite like a Dublin Pub or an over active child whereas if you go next door to the Harp Pub, it has lower ceilings with wood floors and will remind you of the pubs in the villages of central Ireland and is quiet and more laid back. The good child if you may.

Both pubs share the same kitchen and offer the same great Irish/British cuisine. So we offer you the best of both worlds for your pub and dining experience.

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and we will pass your review to both the front and back of the house so they know how they are doing as a team to enhance your experience with us.

Céad míle fáilte romhat!
Rick Boyd - Co-Owner
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Satellite Beach, Florida, United States
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“Great Little Pub”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is a neat little place. Great beer on tap, good food and cool vibe. My wife and I stopped by here really quick during our anniversary weekend getaway to Orlando. The staff was super friendly and quick. I forgot my expensive sunglasses on my seat, didn't even realize it. The bartender came running out with them. Good job! We'll definitely stop back for a pint and some Scotch eggs. If you like soccer this pub must be a dream come true.... I highly recommend!

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Orlando, FL
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“A Proper English Pub!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I've been here quite often. The place has an authentic feel to it. TV monitors and one gigantic screen play soccer just about all the time. Great draft beer selection. The food is good. And speaking of food - Oh! The nachos...WOW!!! Take a look at my pic. It's a artery clogging, hear stopping platter that will let you enjoy your slow demise...just kidding, but seriously they are darn good!

Great location. Right in the downtown Orlando area. Within walking distance to everything. And the staff is quite attentive.

This place is so good Barack Obama visited it one time when he was in town. He literally went in and literally had a beer with a few folks in the bar...C'mon!! How cool is that!!

  • Visited April 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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“Beer”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

There's nothing that sucks about the Celt. The wings are perfect (Louisiana hot sauce, whiskey, butter...the correct combination), the imperial pints of Guinness are poured correctly, and the atmosphere is great. As long as you are okay with constant ball-busting, football, loud talk and beer. And who isn't, right?

Check out the weekly food specials. I've never had bad food here. The Irish nachos can be too salty sometimes (and I love salt). But, still good. And everything else is really quite good. Again...the wings are excellent.

But, save room for 5 or 6 Guinness for dessert.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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