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MacAllisters Grill & Tavern

8110 Lakewood Main St, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202-5056
+1 941-359-2424
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8110 Lakewood Main St, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202-5056
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A friendly restaurant that is also good for children at lunch. We always enjoy our visits here. The food is plentiful and tasty. The service is always friendly and attentive. There is a children's menu.

Thank bikehog
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really nice Irish Bar. Everything my wife and I were looking for out of this restaurant. I had McCallister's Special Steak Pie. Highly recommend if you like this type of food. My wife had the French Dip which I also tried it was awesome. She...More

Thank Kurt K
Reviewed 1 week ago

When my husband and I moved to Lakewood Ranch, everyone told us we had to stop here for the Scotch and traditional food. Our friends all know we do a lot of international travel, and Scotland is one of our all-time favorites. When we heard...More

Thank Jess B
MacAllisters, General Manager at MacAllisters Grill & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Welcome to Lakewood Ranch! Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience at Macallisters. I'm glad you enjoyed our extensive drink menu, and appetizers. Hopefully we will see you again soon so you may sample more of our selection. In...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

MacAllisters is a nice restaurant/bar to have some nice Scottish comfort food mixed with some USA bar food. They have a nice selection of Scotches and blended Scotches as well. We had a group of 20 so they did a great job taking care of...More

Thank Crispy12
MacAllisters, General Manager at MacAllisters Grill & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your time here at Macallisters! I am glad you and your party enjoyed there experience here. You have a keen eye for good food and drinks! Since you enjoyed our scotch list, i highly recommend...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lived at one time in Lakewood Ranch. MacAllisters was always our place to go. Really good Scottish foods and love their Happy Hour Martini Specials. Robbie was our server today and had fresh chicken tender and hubby had Stuffed Housemade Jalapenos. Both were great and...More

Thank angeline p
MacAllisters, General Manager at MacAllisters Grill & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience here at Macallisters! Hopefully you haven't moved to far away so you can come back and enjoy some more happy hours with us, as you know nothing beats a good martini shared with friends! Hope to see you again...More

Reviewed May 17, 2017

We experienced good service and a good choice of Beers with a couple of Scottish Drafts. We found out that the business was sold and no longer boasts Scottish owners or any Scots presence in the Business, however our Bar tender had been working there...More

Thank Christopher H
MacAllisters, General Manager at MacAllisters Grill & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Yes the restaurant did change hands a couple of years ago, and unfortunately we cannot choose our heritage. (but i'm working on the accent!) Albeit we are not of Scottish descent, we have made many...More

Reviewed May 12, 2017

We enjoyed sitting outside in the Main Street area and enjoyed the atmosphere. Menu has plenty to choose from and wait staff was very friendly and attentive. Scottish history and fun facts printed on the tables was interesting. Fish and chips was great! Would come...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Five of us went to MacAllisters Grill for appetizers and drinks. We ended up ordering multiple appetizers for dinner -- ribs, stuffed jalapenos, pork sliders, and chicken tenders. All were very good. I would get any of these same items again. We also had drinks....More

Thank Beevie
Reviewed April 27, 2017

The food was excellent and it's always a nice atmosphere. The service is excellent and the Scotch always first class single malt.

Thank Larry G
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Stopped at MacAllisters after seeing an early movie. All the street-side tables were taken, so we sat inside, which was fine. The servers were friendly and helpful. Food orders were taken and soon after, dinner arrived! Fast service. Food was good and hot. I loved...More

Thank 50StatesOrDieTrying
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8110 Lakewood Main St, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202-5056
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lakewood Ranch
  • Phone Number: +1 941-359-2424
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