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O'Connor's Restaurant & Bar

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1160 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606-1147
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have been several times, solid food, decent service. Depends on the night and the waitstaff, have had really good service, and have had quite the opposite.

Thank R-n-J_13
wallinford Connecticut
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66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went to Holy Cross College with our daughter to visit our grandaughter who just transfered to that college. The restaurant is large and the barroom is visuall appealing. The food is preyy bood and the menu selection is large. When we arrived it was not crowded but started filling up quickly. There was a good selection of tap beers.... More 

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OConnorsWorcester, Owner at O'Connor's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Gerald, first off we would like to thank you for your feedback. Weekends are our busiest times and we are so sorry you feel that the service was slow and inattentive while you were here. Our busy time is not an excuse for the service you experienced. We strive to provide a great dining experience above and beyond expectations. We... More 

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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the famous lobster roll. My wife had the chicken pot pie. Both were extraordinary. Hot, tasty, ample portions and prices were reasonable. Full bar in the pub. Great for conversation. Nice variety of seating options - booths, tables, etc. Friendly staffing always helpful.

Thank padrercw
Worcester, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We chose O'Connor's because it was open on a Monday and I thought it had a good reputation. I should have read the reviews first. We arrived at 5:30 pm and the parking lot had a decent number of cars in it but still lots of spaces available. We were seated right away. Our server came promptly but it took... More 

Thank HomeSweetHomeNH
OConnorsWorcester, Owner at O'Connor's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

In response to your Trip Advisor post with regard to your disappointing meal experience on Monday -please accept our sincere apologies – quality food and guest satisfaction are among our highest priorities. Our staff are genuinely concerned about customer satisfaction for all of our guests. We regret that your meal experience was less than our guests have come to expect,... More 

Northampton, Massachusetts
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349 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us were meeting for lunch (10 people); lots of area restaurants were closed on Monday but O'Connor's was open. We all enjoyed our meals. I had a kale salad - quite tasty. The service was very good for a large party like ours.

Thank Cindy T
Boston, MA
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If large portions are your thing, then you will probably like this place. If you want good flavor in your food, maybe this isn't the place for you. Two of our party got fish and chips which an Irish pub should do to perfection. We each got a huge piece of fish in a soggy, tasteless batter. Coleslaw was okay,... More 

Thank mom2teens6
Worcester, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Food took forever and it was cold when we got it . Meal was not tasty at all. Waitress was nice and apologizes several times. She was clearly embarrassed about the whole situation.

Thank ciandolisutton
Worcester, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

O'Connor's is a great place - always consistently good food, friendly and attentive service, fun and relaxing atmosphere.

Thank TEflyer
Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is excellent and very reasonably priced. The service is also great, and I am treated quite well each time I go. I go to this place often and I highly recommend it.

Thank Sam A
Worcester, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment you walk in you are surrounded by wonderful Irish memorabilia, greeted by the owner, Brendon, and seated in one of the many books and rooms in this spacious restaurant. The menu is second to none, with prices moderate in cost but portions large enough to take home for lunch the next day. A wide variety of salads,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 W Boylston St, Worcester, MA 01606-1147
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: 508-853-0789

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?