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The Irish Tavern

$$ - $$$, Irish,
4703 Elizabeth Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48327-2731
+1 248-683-9056
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“boxty” (4 reviews)
“pulled pork” (3 reviews)
“corn beef” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Irish, Pub
$$ - $$$
4703 Elizabeth Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48327-2731
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

My Wife and I were in the area and stopped in for lunch on a whim. The hardest part of the whole eating experience was deciding what to order... the whole menu looked excellent. Traditional Irish food mixed with standard American fare with some items...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Place is clean waitstaff are average. The food is average. they have karaoke. Lot"s of tv's. For the price of food and alcohol I would not recommend it

Thank ron7950
Reviewed December 24, 2017

My wife and I have dinner here about twice a month. Always good. I kept hearing about their mussels and wanted to try them. Not sure if I could have been more disappointed. So overcooked I had trouble chewing. I was hoping that someone would...More

Thank Dean C
Doug Y, Owner at The Irish Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2017

Dean, we are sorry to hear you did not like the mussels that were served to you. Please know we always have a manager on duty and encourage all guest to address any food concerns while still dining, as we are happy to accommodate you...More

Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here while doing errands on this side of town. We both chose something the bartender recommended. My husband had the corn beef boxty, which came with a side of cabbage. I had the beach burger. My burger was EXCELLENT. My...More

Thank 8_is_enough_in_MICH
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This is a very comfortable and friendly Irish pub. Waiters are very friendly. Food is very good. Foodservice is a little slow. Otherwise, very nice neighborhood bar and Grill.

Thank rct123619
Reviewed April 20, 2017

My wife and I have driven by here hundreds fo times and always said we should try it. Finally did and we really liked it! She had a wrap and I had the sliders. Nice decor, service was great. Food was good.

Thank Dean C
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Nice neighborhood environment with fine selection of drinks and menu items. Fun place with friendly service.

Thank DickWaterford_MI
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

First time eating at IT and it was really good. The best fried pickles I've had. I ordered the Reuben and it was really good too. If I'm back in Michigan I would like to go back and try some other items on the menu.

Thank Rosabee2014
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Had great late lunch/early dinner at The I.T. They had the bar-b-q/smoker going and had pulled pork specials. I had pulled pork dinner was very good. Wife had corned beef sandwich, said it was excellent. Large selection of craft beers.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed April 24, 2016

good food, some live music. Nice atmosphere. fair drink prices. good tvs for sports. a solid neighborhood hang-out

Thank roadfrog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, Irish, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 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: 4703 Elizabeth Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48327-2731
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +1 248-683-9056
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