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Mac's Pub and Grub

Certificate of Excellence
French Quarter
American, Bar, Pub
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215 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2633
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Miami Beach, Florida
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great burgers and sweet potato tots. Also good salads. Service was very good and waitress attentive. Good for quick lunch.

Thank marshakrady
Northern California
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198 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Nice size. We ate early and enjoy fine food. Not really there for lots of drinking. Many TV screens and seems to be a Chicago transplant with many sports teams symbols everywhere. That's good.

Thank VQC
Cincinnati, Ohio
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

After taking a tour, then walking around town on our own for a while, we decided to drop in to Mac's for a cold beer and something to eat...and boy are we glad we did. Not only was the waitress very nice and attentive, the food was really good as well. It was a perfect spot to take and break... More 

Thank SBRLovesTravel
Hampton, Tennessee
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We stopped in for a late lunch and a cold beer after walking around Charleston for quite some time. The service was very quick and the beer was ice cold. Can't ask for much more than that. I had a sandwich and salad and it was very filling. Would definitely return if I'm in the area again.

Thank Angie V
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Service was slow. Talkative wait staff wait staff was nice. Large potions. Very good atmosphere. Great location.

Thank chickenhawk187
Rochester, Minnesota, United States
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59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

I love the Cubs. Like really love the Cubs. So when I came across that beautiful Cubs flag out front, I had to stop. Ordered a bloody mary, which was ok. The staff was very friendly. But I'm not giving any Cubs bar anything less than 5 stars.

Thank Katie E
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166 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

This was a great place to cap off the night with pints and shots. The service was very friendly and knew the local craft selection very well. Great venue to watch the game.

Thank JAK K
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

Came for dinner looking for Irish food in a pub scene but only found it with Shepherds Pie. Authentic? Doubtful, but it was at least tasty for the most part. For a pub it was relaxing, once you got into the high tops, for the booths were not comfortable as the seats didn't cover you (felt like you were sitting... More 

Thank David C
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service!!! Fried mushrooms out of this world. We had a wrap and burger both tasted excellent. We so much enjoyed this place.

Thank Randy Amy W
Jacksonville, Florida
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

Mac's Pub & Grub was actually my husband's pick, and I'll have to say I wasn't too excited, but man oh man, the food proved me wrong. We had the Irish nachos and they were killer! My buffalo chicken wrap was honestly one of the best wraps I had ever had! It's for sure a good spot to watch sports,... More 

Thank Ashbash534

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2633
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > French Quarter
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Phone Number: 843-577-9060

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