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Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant

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28 W New York St, Aurora, IL 60506-4121
+1 630-844-0400
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
28 W New York St, Aurora, IL 60506-4121
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went into Balydoyles on a Thursday evening at around 6:30pm. We were really looking forward to the buffalo wings special; however we were advised that we could not put in an order for them until 7pm...not sure when this availability time...More

Thank nlrc2018
Reviewed April 16, 2018

A group of us went to Ballydoyle's this past Friday Night. My husband ordered a "Pint of Guiness" - Cost $7/Pint NOTE- a Pint= 16 oz. While the glass it was served in was a "Guiness" glass (and was the traditional "shape")....it appeared small...in comparison...More

1  Thank MichiganGirl4ever
Reviewed April 7, 2018

I've had several good and several not so good experiences here. It may not be consistent but there are good food options and a large drink menu.

Thank Kelsey C
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Recently dined here for dinner. Menu is much smaller and way less variety. Prices are ridiculously high. Used to always get the wings for an appetizer. Now they say they're only available late nights. Definitely will not go back...

Thank mcook03
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We used to frequent Ballydoyle every few months. Their service has really gotten bad in the last year. They never seem to have enough servers and the food takes a long time to prepare. There are so many other nice choices in the area that...More

Thank Jaime G
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I have been to Ballydoyles numerous times and keep going back. Food is great and so are the drinks. We like to go when there is a special. My husband and I like to ride our bikes on the bike path that is directly below...More

1  Thank Jill C
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We ate dinner here with another family (4 parents, 3 kids in total). We arrived a little early (6 pm) on a Friday and, thus, snuck in before the crowds. However, once the crowds arrived, this place became quite loud. The food was decent, but...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed February 28, 2018

Service on this occasion was so-so until the food came and no one bothered to tell my companion that her salad was missing beets as they had run out. Mind you, that the beets were the only reason she chose that salad. I was given...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed February 13, 2018

My wife and I came here before going to a show at the Paramount Theatre on a Sunday, early evening. Their red sangria is possibly the best we've ever had. We had macaroni and cheese bites as an appetizer. They were decent, not spectacular. What...More

Thank buddha-becky
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Attended a political meeting here. Was very pleased with the size of the room for the well attended event. Service staff quick getting beverages and food arrived so fast and hot. Enjoyed the fried shrimp platter with their house cocktail sauce. Will make a point...More

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Response from Ty S | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain because I have never had a problem being seated immediately.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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: +1 630-844-0400
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