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“Good food, good prices” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Paddy's

Paddy's
210 East Liberty Street, Charles Town, WV 25414
304-725-4999
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Ranked #16 of 48 restaurants in Charles Town
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Virginia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Good food, good prices”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

Visited after the recommendation from a local. Typical pub food with some Irish specialties. I had the bangers and mash made with their home-made sausage. The sausages could have had a little more flavor, but overall it was tasty and the portion was huge. Others in my party had the fried oysters and hamburgers, and none of us were able to clean our plates. They were not busy, and service was slow, so don't be in a hurry.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Charles Town, West Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Great but could be excellent.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013 via mobile

A really charming restaurant in one of the oldest buildings in Charles Town. The food is always excellent. The lunch specials during the week are always the way to go. Service is extremely slow, so don't go there if you're in a hurry.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Middletown, Maryland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Great Irish Pub!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Paddy's is the real deal, serving the best pint of Guinness this side of the pond (that I've found). They have fabulous fish & chips - fresh Cod flown in twice a week, and hand cut chips. Their Shepherd's Pie is really fine, and their hamburgers are as good as you can find anywhere. Also really enjoyed the Jameson Chicken, served with your choice of vegetables and potatoes. Tried a couple of deserts (usually don't have room), and they were delicious, and not too large a portion. The Pub can get noisy, but this is a charming place in an historic building (the old Charles Washington Inn). If you are lucky, on a chilly evening the fire will be roaring.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, United States
1 review
“Dinner with the Irish for St. Paddy's Day”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

You have to know that this restaurant/pub is LOUD just like it says on their web page. If you go into it understanding that, you will be better prepared. But hey, its a pub! I had the fried oysters and they were as good as anywhere I have ever eaten. It came with a beautifully fresh salad and baked potato. Very good!! My husband had the corn beef and cabbage and was somewhat disappointed. The corn beef was not good quality looking more like a hunk steak than tender breaking apart beef that you might hope for. We thought the corn beef and cabbage would be better if cooked together to season both, but then, we are not the chef. Yet!
Ben was our server and though appeared green, he did is very best to please and we were certainly satisfied with his service. We both enjoyed green beer to finish off the celebration. Very cold...perfect!

Visited March 2013
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Sparks, Maryland
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20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Cold beer, pub food, good music.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Ben is a great server, he insures his customers are getting treated right. Nice selection of cold beer and real pub food. Bangers and mash, shepherds pie, fish and chips and real good burgers. Steak nite is fun, chef comes out with the meat and slices raw at the table per your order then returns a few min later with your meal cooked just right. Local music plays here often in a big room. Acoustics could be better but the musicians are great.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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