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Harp and Hound Pub

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, Pub
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4 Pearl St, Mystic, CT 06355-2514
+1 860-572-7778
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Affordable entrées, cozy atmosphere and good food. It's a nice, warm stop if you are exploring mystic around Christmas.

Thank Ed G
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Harp and Hound reminds me of the pubs I visited in Dublin. We love stopping in for lunch when in downtown Mystic.

Thank dolly325
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonder meal in a cozy Irish pub. Kelly our bartender was great and so was the food. I had the fish and chips and my husband had the BLT. The seasoned fries were delicious. A must in Mystic!

Thank vacationgirl84
Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

We were in Mystic for the weekend and stumbled across this pub. The atmosphere is what you would expect from an Irish pub. It's dark and comfortable. Service and food was awesome. We got the reuben eggrolls, they were delightful! Great place to go for a pint..or 2!!

Thank KaSaxton
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

The food was good. It is nice and comfortable. The entire place looks like a traditional Irish pub. the atmosphere didn't quite fit though. The service was below average. I had to get up and ask for things three times even though it was not in the least bit crowded even had to ask for the check. I thought that... More 

Thank Erik C
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Friendly local Irish neighborhood bar with limited (but tasty) menu. Friendly staff too !!Good selection of brews including local IPA. An off duty firemen's hang out place that can become lively at times. Acoustic music on the weekends.

Thank ScottConnecticut
Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Stopped in on our way back to Massachusetts, just riding around checking out mystic. the bar was small warm and friendly. One of the regulars told us it was the Cheers of Mystic, where everyone knows your name. It was before we left The bartender yvonne was fantastic,actually all of them were had an appetizer corned beef rueben eggrolls. Great... More 

Thank shoetrain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Went down to the Harp and Hound the other night, hadn't been there for a while. It was a Friday night in the middle of tourist season, but we got in about 8 PM with no waiting. Friendly and efficient staff. Had some beer and fish and chips. Entertainment started at 9 - by then a lot more people had... More 

1 Thank funlover_8
Bozrah, Connecticut
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Dimly lit, all wood. It's the kind of bar you'd expect to find in a seaport town. Irish brogued bartender completed the experience. Good for a few..

Thank McBozrah
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

I live locally, this is arguably the best bar in the area, certainly the best Irish Pub, and just that...an Irish Pub. Don't expect 5 star cuisine or linen table cloths, but authentic comfort food, friendly service, colorful locals and great live music. I frequent this spot often and for good reason, it's very well managed.

1 Thank Christian M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Pearl St, Mystic, CT 06355-2514
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-572-7778

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?