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Thather McGhee's Irish Pub and Eatery

31 Passaic Ave, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3814
+1 973-227-4938
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
31 Passaic Ave, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3814
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I’ve always been a fan of the Thatcher’s in Denville, so when I started planning my daughter’s 1st birthday, I checked out the Fairfield location. It was perfect! The room held 50-55 people comfortably and Kristen was more than happy to work with me on...More

Thank Meghan B
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

If the parking lot is full there is usually parking available on the street. Seating is self service. It is not a problem; just pick out an area and a table that you would like. Two of us each had half rack of ribs. They...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The drink selection is good and so are the bartenders. The food offerings is good but not what drives us to go in there. it's more of an easy place to meet up and with kids.

Thank Liltato
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere was loud and lively. Musical instruments hang on the walls, with framed art and other interesting objects. It's well maintained and clean, especially the ladies room. Our server, Katelyn, was super friendly. The Shepherd's Pie was yummy and the Taste of Ireland Irish...More

Thank Grateful_Sojourner
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

The food👍👍👍 The atmosphere👍👍👍 The service 👍👍👍 Great bar food... But be aware when parking not to park in the lots of neighboring businesses. As you enter the restaurant there are signs warning you not to do so.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband heard about this place through a friend so we decided to try it. Omg food was fantastic I had Sheppard’s Pie and my husband had chicken dish recommended by Bartender from Ireland . Drinks and food were 5 ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️! All the staff...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Met up with a buddy of mine here on a Wednesday night around 6:00pm. Nice atmosphere, good menu selection, and great bartenders. I had what they called a Guinness hamburger which was very good. Two patties cooked to perfection with some interesting toppings. The place...More

Thank PMCranford
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Everything goes better with Guinness, but the food here is much better than standard pub food. The corned beef is excellent, the shephard's pie is even better....even the club sandwiches are good! The staff is friendly and won't rush you out. I'd give it a...More

Thank jmpaia
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Walking into this place on a Monday early afternoon and with only 6 or so other patrons in both the dining area and the bar you would think that you'd get some special attention given that there were 4 servers hanging around the bar. Well,...More

Thank TonyK300
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Most of my West Essex friends have spoken of this Irish Pub at one time or another. I was glad when good friends recommended we meet here for an evening meal. My thoughts: easy parking, a thatched roof, very clean including the men:s room. attentive...More

Thank Frank S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Passaic Ave, Fairfield, NJ 07004-3814
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 973-227-4938
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