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Donohue's Bar & Grill

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87 Bigelow Ave, Watertown, MA 02472-2009
+1 617-924-4900
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good65%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“shepherds pie” (3 reviews)
“steak tips” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, American, Irish
$$ - $$$
87 Bigelow Ave, Watertown, MA 02472-2009
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Rude staff disorganized left without ordering Very disappointing Loudly scolded by manager for seating ourselves. We had spoken to him when we came in and were not made aware of a seating protocol. My husband and I decided to take our friends some where else

Thank Eileen G
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great renovation - completely opened up with a bar in the center with booths and tables surrounding. Great food and drinks. Plenty of TV's to watch your favorite sporting event. Plenty of parking in the area.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed April 9, 2017

What a great pub! Newly remodeled and still in process. Big screen TVs, a gorgeous bar, and great freshly prepared food! The. Shepherds Pie was amazing and individually prepared; fresh, hot and delicious. The steak tips were tender, delicious, flavorful and so good! I enjoyed...More

1  Thank J W
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

It's not the fanciest place but it's certainly a nice comfortable family type neighborhood bar. The food was good the service was good and friendly. And the food was also decent at a good price

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed September 30, 2015

This place is a great place to go to the food & drinks are good the staff is awesome and always friendly. If you like to go to a place and catch a game with friends or family this is a good place to be...More

1  Thank Gamewell-FCI
Reviewed June 25, 2015

I have been living in this area for more than 6 years, and I don't know how I missed this beautiful place. Went there last Wednesday evening with my friend and were extremely happy with the experience. I will definitely be back!

2  Thank Lelin02472
Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

First visit to donahues, it was 3 pm, so we had a choice of tables. There was only 1 guy waiting on tables, so we had a 25 min wait. I ordered a fish sandwhich wrap, with coleslaw,my husband got the steak tip sandwhich w...More

3  Thank KAD56
Reviewed May 19, 2015

We dont go to Donohue's often enough.It's real close to home and I find the shepherds pie is always good. Tried boneless wings/tenders recently /they were good but pricey.Go early sit in the back bar and enjoy//

2  Thank R8842IIjamess
Reviewed May 7, 2015

Went last night. Waited an hour and ten minutes for two sandwiches. When they arrived mine was the wrong sandwich. They remade it and forgot the key ingredient. It was just a terrible night

1  Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed April 21, 2015

Stopped at Donahues coming home from a WEEKEND GETAWAY. Had buffalo boneless appetizer followed by shepherds pie which is stick to your ribs great. service good enough and tab was reasonable.Menu is large enough for everyones palate. Try it-ample parking in the immediate area.

2  Thank R8842IIjamess
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub, American, Irish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Bigelow Ave, Watertown, MA 02472-2009
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-924-4900
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