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JK O'Donnell's

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
121 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2503
+1 260-420-5563
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  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
121 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2503
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Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Located on a great street with many shopping and dining options. We had a fun time with another couple even though the place was really busy. Street parking is fairly easy to find and will become even easier once the Ash garage opens this Spring.

Thank Joshua S
Reviewed February 9, 2016

I went for lunch while participating at an event at the Convention Center. I liked the relaxed ambience and the friendly service. The food wasn't bad but was a bit bland. While the executed the basics well enough, it didn't strike me as anything innovative...More

Thank DWElwell
Reviewed January 31, 2016

A family trip to downtown Fort Wayne took us to this cozy downtown restaurant. We loved the authentic Irish dishes that really did live up to our expectations. We hope to return again to try more delicious food and drinks.

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed January 25, 2016

We stopped in to JK O'Donnell's on a whim for dinner, and weren't disappointed. As you'd expect, the pub offer's a selection Irish fare. They also have a wide selection of craft, domestic, and import beers. The food was good, as was the service. And...More

Thank neovox
Reviewed December 26, 2015

JK's is one of the pioneers that helped the recent emergence of downtown dining and nightlife. Food is on par but can continuously be improved. Service is exceptional (hope for Willis on a slow evening) while dining and drinking. The bar closing earlier than most...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed December 21, 2015

A fun place for lunch with outdoor dining in the summer and a friendly staff that makes you feel like home. They offer half portions and daily specials plus soccer on the screens.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed December 17, 2015

I have been here a few times and I am never disappointed with the beer selection. I always am trying new beers and this is a great spot for that. The food is average to above average. Good selection of traditional Iris food, scotch eggs...More

Thank Thomas O
Reviewed December 16, 2015

An Irish Pub worthy of the name, with menu options including a delicious lamb stew, scotch eggs, and more. The chefs really know what they are doing with the daily dessert specials too; I have enjoyed the chocolate torte and berry bread pudding. There are...More

Thank The_Food_Canary
Reviewed December 15, 2015

This place is AMAZING! My wife and I will spend all evening here starting with appetizers then and entire and finally desert. I don't drink much and neither does my wife but I've been told they have a good selection of beer. I always get...More

Thank Preston P
Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

I love this place!!!! Great atmosphere and friendly staff. I've never had a bad moment. Food is always tasty.

1  Thank Lindsey L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2503
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Fort Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 260-420-5563
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A Wee Bit of Ireland in Downtown Fort Wayne
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