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Bennigans Grille & Tavern

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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A high-energy neighborhood restaurant and tavern, Bennigan's is relentlessly focused on the people, food and experience that define it. Every member of the team "bleeds green" to go above and beyond the casual dining expectations of today. Our new restaurant design is warm and inviting, putting the focus on the food, the drinks and, as always, the Irish Hospitality. Bennigan's has always been a neighborhood favorite - not just for food and drinks, but as a place to meet friends and kick back for a while. Stop in today!
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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Irish, American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped on a road trip, unfortunately they started a remodel the day before. An employee envited us to come in even though we were not staying at the hotel. Enjoyed the hospitality and food thanks 😉

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 186curtisp
Reviewed October 9, 2019

We hadn't been to a Bennigan's in quite a while. The food and the service was very good. Great place right off the interstate.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Neals6769
LonniePayne, Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Neal!

Reviewed October 1, 2019

I shared a meal as the portions were quite large. Food was excellant. Service was great as well. I'd recommend this place. I'd go back.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank u17eb15
LonniePayne, General Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed September 14, 2019

What a gem! Welcomed, seated and prompt service! Super menu with LOTS of choices. Amanda provided swift service and we ALL enjoyed our meals. The Chicken wrap was GREAT...and we LOVED the honey mustard dipping sauce for our chicken orders. French Onion soup was GREAT!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Robert M
LonniePayne, Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2019

Thank you so much for the review. Glad you had a good time! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed September 12, 2019

Lunch around 1115a, both of us had salads that were good. Place was clean and waiter was good. May go back if in town again

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank jdh2971
LonniePayne, General Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for the review!

Reviewed August 20, 2019

BBQ ribs were outstanding as was the selection of locat craft beers. Waitress was very personable and friendly

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank HawkeyeCoop
LonniePayne, General Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2019

Thanks for the great review.

Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Visited beginning at happy hour into dinner. My server Tiffany in the bar area was friendly attentive and very helpful. Made the experience quite pleasant. I ordered the mozzarella sticks they were as expected. Nice choice of local happy hour beers. Orered the steak salad...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank beentheredonethatia
LonniePayne, General Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2019

Thank you so much for the great review and your kind words for Tiffany. We hope to work out the kinks in time for your next visit

Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

I asked our server if the French dip was good she said yes very enthusiastically. Yuck! Server has fast, friendly and efficient. Food was bad and everything seemed old.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Amy R
LonniePayne, General Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2019

Sorry you didn't have a great experience Steamy

Reviewed April 6, 2019

Good food, great staff. A little slow in order to table service, but was very good and hot off the grill.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank J C
LonniePayne, General Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2019

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

Checked out TA- decided to try it. Nice surprise for a chain. Had the world famous Monte Cristo- lived up to the hype. Wife had the quesadilla- another A+. Server was top notch- John. Very thoughtful and helpful. Will return.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank BobA937
LonniePayne, General Manager at Bennigans Grille & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2019

Thank you for your review. Glad you liked it. I will pass along your kind words to John. Thanks...Lonnie

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