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McGrath's Irish Pub

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709 Route 4, Sherburne Pass, Killington, VT 05751-4421
(800) 325-2540
11:30 am - 1:30 am
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Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 3:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 11:30 am - 1:30 am
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Stockbridge, Vermont
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food is very good and the atmosphere is very much like an Irish pub with live musicians regularly performing traditional Irish music.

Thank skiingmoondancer
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a point to take our family here while in the Killington area this year, since we had an awesome experience here in the past! The food is great, the beer is awesome, and the staff is super friendly! We love hearing about the history of the inn, the long trail, & the hikers! This bar/restaurant is built into... More 

Thank OnTheRoadAgainV5
Clinton, New Jersey
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love to stop in McGrath's every time I visit, whether it be summer or winter. Murray and Owen are so fun and friendly. Love the Shepherd's Pie, the Guiness stew, and the burgers. Nice selection of beer. Very comfortable for a casual meal. A must visit!

Thank Morningdo
Rutland, Vermont
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for a cozy taste of Ireland, McGrath's Irish Pub is a wonderful place to go. We live locally and are always happy when we pop in. The Guinness Stew is so wonderful that both my and my husband's family's request dinner there when they visit. The front room is full of classic wooden toys, which continually... More 

Thank Mountain2Me
Norwich, Connecticut
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

So I have been here on a few occasions when visiting Vermont. The food is average and the place is long overdue for a renovation. They usually have a really good crowd and people enjoy sitting on the goofy rock couch but I would not say it is a must visit. If you see it in the light of day,... More 

Thank silvaja01
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We went for a friend's birthday and came away with a grand experience. The atmosphere was historical and very comfortable. The staff Owen and Bob did a great job, they learn and remember your name and by the end of the night they have made you feel like you have been friends for life. The live band made me feel... More 

Thank Thomas D
Halfmoon, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Good food, plenty of beers and other spirits, friendly staff and great Irish music on Friday and Saturday. Don't miss it while in Killington.

Thank Bunhead103
East Patchogue, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Stopped at McGraths after doing Deer Leap hike. The restaurant and bar were charming as any Irish pub. Though i did not stay in the Hotel i simply cannot wait to get back up there. The atmosphere and design of the place was super cozy and comfy, with quaint sitting areas, game rooms and an overall peaceful vibe.

Thank mruthgilligan
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

My wife and I ate here twice for dinner on our Vermont trip. Both times the food was fast and service friendly, meals were very well priced for what was received. The atmosphere is what you would expect for a pub, wood furniture with nic nacs adorning the walls. Portions are quite large for the price so this is a... More 

Thank RogueSix
Bedford, MA
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127 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

great food, good service, live musical entertainment, lovely dining room and pub; Well worth a visit; The Guinness comes with a shamrock stamped into the top; interesting photographs of the local culture and history;

Thank ljkdtm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $12
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, British
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Route 4, Sherburne Pass, Killington, VT 05751-4421
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Killington
  • Phone Number: (800) 325-2540

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