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The Halligan Bar

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2451 Old Brick Road, Glen Allen, VA
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

We stopped in on our way through Richmond. My husband is a firefighter and had been dying to try it. We were not disappointed. The atmosphere was very family friendly and the service was excellent, especially as first time customers. The wait staff was spot on with recommendations and service. We sampled the BBQ (which was great) but we opted... More 

Thank Kmays08
Richmond, VA
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Went around 6pm on a Saturday, got seated immediately and ordered our drinks. After ordering food we waited over 45 minutes, server came by the table twice stating food would be right up both times. Apparently there was a large group in another area, restaurant appeared to be very empty. Food arrived and it really was not worth the wait.... More 

Thank Warm_and_Rested
Joshua, Texas
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69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Saw this had mixed reviews. Well I wouldn't even say the bar scene was special Was waited on right away but waitress disappeared. I think her shift was over and left. Don't know don't care except her only recommendation was good. The smoked wings but don't get any wing sauce it wasn't to hot it was either to salty or... More 

Thank Todd M
Richmond, Virginia
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126 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

This place is not bad or good, it is just what you would expect from a bar. Several dishes of fried food. The pulled pork BBQ was good but not fantastic. The service was awesome and they have a wonderful out door seating area.

Thank Lisa T
Woodstock, Virginia
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161 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

A fun place to enjoy some drinks and dancing. The "firetruck bar" is a cool touch. The service was pretty good. I've definitely been to better bars though.

Thank Stephanie Z
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Came for my birthday, and the staff wanted to go home early. So we were told the meal would be appetizers only cause they wanted to clean the filthy kitchen and go home early. We were appalled by the manager agreeing but not coming out to tell us to our face that they didn't care about my birthday event, but... More 

Thank Thomas N
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

The seat yourself option is not a good one because no one notices that you're there. A good ten minutes pass and we ended up flagging someone down to send a server over. We order our food and 35 minutes later..our appetizer comes...with our meal. No silverware or napkins on the table. The food was very good...we ordered the barn... More 

Thank tabathawian
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Our group was large, about five couples, however no one seemed to notice 10 patrons with no drinks or food, so we asked for service with no luck and had to go to the bar to get our own drinks. Finally about 45 min. A waitress showed up and took our orders, food came quickly, however we had to go... More 

Thank Matthew B
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

I have been eating at the Halligan for years akwas amazing staff and amazing food. If your looking for a fund night try it out you won't be disappointed.

Thank Steve M
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

The bar is located in West Broad Village. Dim red lanterns and a Fire engine truck inside it visible from the street made me curious. I came in specifically to watch a game tonight, plus have a drink or two. Soft rock was playing. Beer selection is poor. Bud, Sam Adams, some local brew and the like. My beer was... More 

Thank Oolao

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
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 - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2451 Old Brick Road, Glen Allen, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Glen Allen

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