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Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub

Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
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4287 King St E | Unit 7, Kitchener, Ontario N2P 2E9, Canada
(519) 653-3111
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good place for a lunch sandwich. Mostly variations of chicken, but nevertheless good. Do one called the "flying pig". Bacon, chicken breast,back bacon in panoko crumbs, tomato and lettuce. Has BBQ sauce on the chicken but is overpowering. Better to leave it off or have it on the side. Tried the the pub pies but thought they were quite dry.

Thank Ray B
Kincardine, Canada
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first time I enjoyed lamb shank dinner was on a UK trip at an Irish pub. I was amazed. We tried Fionn MacCool's and I ordered the same. I was equally impressed and delighted. Welcoming atmosphere, professional service and amazing fare.

Thank SaagGosht
Cambridge, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

This is a great little place with attentive staff and live music. Great spot to meet with friends after work for drinks or dinner , during all seasons.

Thank marlenenadeaurmt
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

I ordered the half chicken. When it came to me it was burnt and very dry. It seemed to have a funny taste. I could count the fries, because I got about six to be exact. I questioned it and I was told that it comes with a half order. No where on the menu did it say half. My... More 

Thank Jim F
Port Elgin, Canada
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124 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Family get together for a celebration. Good service and reasonably priced drinks. Usually wary of these types of chain restaurants, but was pleasantly surprised by the quality of food we received. Meals were fresh and tasty. Enjoyed they meal and the night out. Only issue is it seemed a little loud and was hard to talk sometimes.

Thank L-A_Cameron
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

I've been to this location several times, it's a great spot to come to enjoy a beer with some friends. Either after work or after hockey. The bar area can accommodate a larger group. The patio is nice for the summer months and they usually have live music.

Thank Brad. M
Ontario, Canada
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200 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Four of us met here for dinner last night. The waitress was friendly and did not rush us at all, so we had plenty of time to visit. Interestingly, we all ordered the Fish and Chips and were pleased. The French Onion Soup was very good. I great pub atmosphere, and the manager even stopped by to ask how the... More 

Thank Jim0693
Elmira, Ontario, Canada
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129 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Friendly staff, typical decor, good food...I had the Cider Maple Salmon which was very good and my wife had the steak and potato pie which she gave a 4 out of 5. Hopping place.

Thank DrDanHolt
Kitchener, Canada
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Been going to Finn's for a couple months now with my buddy for lunch. Food is very good and good variety, but best of all good selection of micro drafts. Atmosphere is very good.

Thank Irish2948
Elmira, Canada
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

Bartender looked liked he just got out of bed. Guinness was good. You should take the wings off the menu. For what what you charge for the wings, they should be of better quality and size. I've been a regular at this chain, 1st time at this location. Your brand is no longer consistent thru-out Ontario.

Thank Waterloojay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4287 King St E | Unit 7, Kitchener, Ontario N2P 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: (519) 653-3111
Get the proper pub experience. We balance Irish-inspired dishes and North American classics. We’ve perfected the pub staple, Fish & Chips, and make our pies and pastry in-Pub. Try our fresh burgers like the legendary Guinness® Burger, with your pint of Guinness® of course!

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