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Donnelly's Pub

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110 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4001
+1 319-338-7355
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“fish stew” (3 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
110 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4001
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten lunch with a family member at Donnelly's periodically over the past several years and have never been disappointed by either the food or the service. Highly recommend.

Thank Herb M
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This was a halfway point to meet up with some friends and was recommended by a local. I was very pleased by the extensive menu and everything on it looked amazing. Some of our party had the fish & chips, which they all loved. I...More

Thank Sheila B
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here while in town for our daughter’s UI orientation. I ordered the “Irish stew” that came over “madhed potatoes”......I was ashamed for them when I tasted it and it was nothing more than Dinty Moore beef stew over instant potatoes. Yuck. The...More

Thank Wacipiwinyan
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

I had a heineken beer and a delicious cheeseburger that comes with cheddar cheese, lettuce, onions and French fries...good service...friendly staff...it is recommended

Thank Issa M
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

iowa city ped-mall downtown. great Irish Pub feel. Guinness on tap and one great reuben sandwich. football and multiple sports on t.v. music all around. bar seating and booths along the edge of the exposed brick walls. attentive bar keeps. overall great experience do stop...More

Thank Eric J
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Although the decor makes for an interesting visit, the food was pretty much standard bar fare at good Happy Hour prices. Very friendly staff though and within walking distance of the hotel where our conference was.

Thank NotAFoodSnobFromNY
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Our visit was filled with delicious food at a great price! Awesome spot for couples with an amazing atmosphere!

Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

another great experience at this lovely bar restaurant...warm welcome...excellent service...I had a pulled pork sandwich that was well spiced...It comes with very crispy French fries that are so delicious...It is recommended

Thank Issa M
Reviewed August 30, 2017

This afternoon we stopped into Donnelly's Pub for lunch, on the ped mall. What a pleasant surprise! One can sit in a private booth, table, or at the bar. Service was great! My friend had the rueben and stew (stew was delicious), I had a...More

Thank Crteach
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

I had a great cheeseburger...it comes with lettuce, tomato, onions, American cheese...and delicious crispy French fries ...the taste of the burger was great...I had it as a medium well...friendly staff...excellent service and nice setting and music...It's highly recommended

Thank Issa M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4001
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-338-7355
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