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Cleary's Irish Pub

$$ - $$$
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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113 S Main St, Chelsea, MI 48118-1265
+1 734-475-1922
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hamburgers are excellent! Large draft beer selection. Friendly service. Fair prices. Easy downtown location. Family friendly.

Thank wew123456
Vero Beach, Florida
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396 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a lucky pick after touring the Jiffy Mix Factory in Chelsea. Food and service was great. Decor very Irish/american/Eclectic. Menu had everything we were looking for. Good follow-up by waitress insuring that we were satisfied and well taken care of.

Thank Storyteller-N03
Eastpointe, Michigan
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201 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Went to this pub after seeing a play at The Purple Rose Theater. The staff were very friendly and the prices very reasonable. I had the molasses brown sugar burger. It was the best burger ever!!!! Highly recommend this place in downtown Chelsea.

Thank Stendel
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Enjoyed the food and the service was excellent. Homey atmosphere and welcoming staff made the experience enjyable

Thank Tammy B
Chelsea, Michigan
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

Good selection of food at average pricing. Generally busy. Good service and food. Best to enter and park in the back.

Thank disappointed752
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

I've been here a few times now, the food and the service has been consistently good. I'm not a pickle person, never thought I'd be into fried pickles until I tried it. Now I get it every time we come in. Beer battered and right out of fryer, the combination with ranch dressing dip somehow works unconventionally. My chicken wrap... More 

Thank Amge55
Chelsea, Michigan
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

This is a wonderful small pub that has excellent food. The cook is create and their are specials that are tasty and delightful. The only drawback is the place is very small and sometimes the wait times are very long with no place to sit while waiting.

Thank Phillip K
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666 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

First time at Cleary's. nice pub atmosphere. The steak sandwich was one of the best we've had. Reasonably priced. Great service. Worth a trip to the beautiful town of Chelsea. Grandson had a hamburger and fries. He liked hamburger, and we all liked the fries.

Thank Pkukk
Chelsea, Michigan
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Good service with the standard pub food. My son thinks they have the best pizza. Limited seating, so sometimes its a bit difficult to get a seat during primetime

Thank Mike48118
Lakeside, Michigan, United States
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213 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

You can tell a good place when you see the owner so involved in the operation. He's at the door with a welcoming smile when you arrive. He stops by to see how you are doing once food is served. He helps the staff bus tables, too. His work ethic extends to the staff. They are extremely competent and friendly.... More 

Thank Jim M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 S Main St, Chelsea, MI 48118-1265
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 734-475-1922

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