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Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant

American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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28 W New York St, Aurora, IL 60506-4121
6308440400
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hinsdale, Illinois
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We always go here for dinner before going to the Paramount for a performance. The food is always delicious, especially the hamburger, corned beef, and the chicken sandwich. The donut holes for dessert are incredible. Thursday they had a small special menu in honor of Momma Mia at the Paramount. There was an item called the Shredder Salad that was... More 

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Plainfield, Illinois, United States
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72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here before a show at the Paramount theatre. We ordered the fried pickles and they were the best I've had! I had the burger with an egg on it and it was to die for! My daughter had a Ruben and omg the corned beef!! So good! A must try!! The blue cheese salad dressing was incredible on... More 

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Thank Michelle W
Aurora, Illinois
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We went here before a show at the Paramount Theatre. It was nice that it was close to the theatre. Food was good and servers were very nice. Only problem we had was that we sat out on the deck and had trouble with bees.

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Thank kafrhit
Aurora, Illinois
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

We have been here multiple times. Food is ok, nothing special. Service is hit or miss. We have been when we had great service and other times where we walked out for getting no service after sitting at a table for a hour. They are a great meeting place, with good bands.

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Thank J M
Westmont, Illinois
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Great Irish Pub in the area. Stage with a band most weekends but too bad they charge cover to get in. Great drinks and Irish atmosphere there. Good service and the food is of Irish fare but also salads and sandwiches. Very good.

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Thank annurbaniec
Aurora, Illinois
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Excellent variety--salads, sandwiches, burgers, standard entrees. For the less adventuresome, you can't lose with their fish & chips with some malt vinegar. The burgers are great, and the boxtys are DELICIOUS. the vegetable boxty is tasty, too, and the Beef & Guinness Stew can't be beat--except maybe by their corned beef on rye. Ballydoyle has the best corned beef on... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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100 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Typical bar food in a bar setting. Fun place to hang with friends. Food is okay -- not high end but still tasty. Good burgers.

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Thank Carole L
Aurora, Illinois
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Good food and fun atmosphere with the live music. Excellent Irish menu and great drink selection as well

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Thank Budmon
Orlando, Florida
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Amazing beer and whiskey selection. But no Southern Comfort- really?? Brussels sprouts were al dente' to point of being raw. Bar chips a great taste of sweet and salt. Potato leek soup was yummy too.

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Thank Dawn H
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate here on a Friday night. We both had the fish and chips. The food was great and the service was excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 W New York St, Aurora, IL 60506-4121
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: 6308440400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?