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McGlynns Pub & Restaurant - Dover

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Mon, 9/21
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$15 - $25
American, Bar, Pub
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All reviews burger fish and chips pretzels salad cornbread ribs potatoes silver lake pretty view free popcorn french onion beer selection outdoor seating half price all you can eat eastern shore service was excellent
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was riding with some friends and were in the area and we stopped in for a drink and a bite to eat. We have been here in the past and just like every other visit great food and great drinks as well as Awesome service....Our Bartender/Waitress was Kira who was Awesome very sweet and knowledgeable about the menu and the drinks. In the area stop by and treat yourself to great eats and drinks at a lovely location.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed August 12, 2020 via mobile

Very nice pub on Silver Lake. We dined indoors but they have outdoor seating. We had beef tenderloin with blue cheese sauce. 😋. Very good choice.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed August 10, 2020

We were searching for a spot other than a bland chain restaurant. This was a true find. Homemade soups are excellent including the crab corn chowder. Eastern Shore Pretzels were hot and fresh and a meal in itself. A tough decision was picking between the...French Onion Steak Sandwich and the Kitchen Sink Burger. I chose the Kitchen Sink and had to bring half home for tomorrow. Service was greatMore

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed July 11, 2020

This was the second time my husband and I ate at McGlynns and we had another great meal. I had the BBQ with macaroni and my husband had beef and shrimp fajitas. The waitress was pleasant and efficient. When we are back in Dover, we...will stop in again.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed March 22, 2020

Great location with a view of the water. Nightly specials are a great value. The regular meue is a bit pricey. Lunch for 2 people was $35.00 which I thought was steep for a lunch in Delaware. I ordered the fish and chips. The fish...was great the chips were very oil soaked and uneatable.More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 3, 2020

Fabulous ribs!! Both my husband and I had the rib platter for dinner and we both loved the meal. The ribs were so tender and the sauce was delicious. My husband kept trying to guess what the ingredients were, and I said, who cares because...it was so good! The meal included baked beans, cornbread, and cole slaw. We were looking for a good restaurant in Dover because Dover Downs (where we were staying) has closed most of their restaurants on a Monday night. This restaurant is close to Dover Downs. I am so glad that we picked this place for our evening meal. And we will return!!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 14, 2020

This restaurant has been on the decline as far as service ,cleanliness ,and quality of food. We come there often and have been noticing the over all decline of this facility.More

Date of visit: February 2020
marcaZ3903MQ, Owner at McGlynns Pub & Restaurant - Dover, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2020

Fran, I am so happy that you dine with us often. We are a family Owned restaurant and rely on returning guests such as yourself. Please reach out to me directly if you feel there are areas that we need to address or work on....More

Reviewed January 7, 2020 via mobile

Stopped by for late lunch. All four of us had a burger. When we got our burgers they all cooked the same. 2 were supposed to be medium with pink. Waitress was nice enough to ask we wanted them recooked but we declined I believe...cooking a burger should have been a simple thing. And it wasn’t real busy so ... The view of lake was great Bathroom needed maintenance and cleaningMore

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 27, 2019 via mobile

I would give this place 10 stars if I could for many reasons, among them: 1) it’s in a pretty location overlooking a lovely lake; 2) beautifully appointed with antique memorabilia-as well as stained and cut glass; 3) warm welcome from the hostess and our...server; 4) great selection of beers and other libations; 5) food: We split a plentiful bowl of crab and corn chowder that had generous portions of corn and potatoes, with an ample serving of fresh crab; A roast beef sandwich on a French roll, with sides of gravy, onion/horseradish sauce, and freshly cooked French fries; and A generous serving of salted caramel crunch cake with whipped cream 6) Morgan was our server — she was attentive and courteous, with a great sense of timings. GREAT service! Thanks for a wonderful visit!More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 10, 2019

Have gone to this restaurant for family meals, casual lunches and happy hour. In each instance the service, food and experience have wonderful. Servers, came by routinely to check, but not an annoyance. Food from the "All you can eat Shrimp" to steaks and happy...hour food were always well done. In regards to the happy hour food, they serve something different each day and it does not last long. They usually serve this around 4:00 PM. No worries though, if you arrive late, they always have plenty of free popcornMore

Date of visit: November 2019
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August 9, 2019|
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Response from Gloria S | Reviewed this property |
there are a couple of tables by the lake
December 10, 2017|
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Response from JessicaCV445 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they are that busy on a monday but they do take reservations and they have daily specials.
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