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The Old Brogue

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$$ - $$$
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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760 Walker Rd, Ste C, Great Falls, VA 22066-2645
+1 703-759-3309
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Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 am
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217 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's simply amazing what comes out of the little kitchen inside The Old Brogue. From specials for virtually each day of the week to multiple specials every night to brunch to the 'regular' menu, it's all terrific!

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Thank NoVABuckeye
Luray, Virginia
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been to The Old Brogue several times and have always had great service and even better food. The place is always busy but we have never had to wait more than 5 or 10 minutes to be seated. The interior can be a little cramped but the back porch area is a little more spacious. The food is... More 

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Thank Brian904
Great Falls, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Old Brogue has been a Great Falls institution for decades. I haven't had anything I didn't like there.

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Thank Abigail_Roots
Great Falls, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A friendly dining option, drawing all locals and not so local crowds. Serving consistently good food in a very friendly ambiance.

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Thank mkulove
Rockville, Maryland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I've been to The Old Brogue half a dozen times by now, and I've never once been disappointed. Their Fish and Chips is really tasty, and I indulged last time in the superior Mac and Cheese, which was extraordinary. They have wonderful desserts, too -- the Irish Whiskey Cake, the Warm Bread Pudding, and the Pear Almond Pie all come... More 

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Thank Mel O
Reston, Virginia
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Old Brogue hosts two series of six or so Sunday evenings of Celtic music each year. These are held in the "Snuggery", their bar area. The groups that play are unfailingly great. Book early because seating is limited and always sells out. The full restaurant menu is available and includes many "Irish pub" favorites like fish and chips, Irish... More 

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Thank Steve C
Maldon, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I play a lot of restaurant gigs, and I will never take this place for granted. The staff are friendly, efficient, and quiet (essential when one is trying to sing). Then they have to clear tables in a very short amount of tine and start fresh for a second show, so they're also very patient! And the food is to... More 

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Thank Beth P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The traditional Irish/Celtic music shows in February are not to be missed, though the food is delicious year round. We've enjoyed the Derry Chicken Pie, the Guinness Beef Pie, the Fish and Chips, and the Bangers and Mash. All have great flavor and good portions. But the best of the best and worth traveling for is the Irish Whiskey Cake... More 

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Thank Genvieveda
Vienna, Virginia
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470 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The beer and the Shepherd's Pie were average, but the musical entertainment was first class! This made for an upbeat, cheerful atmosphere during the evening we spent there. Our server seemed overstretched, but if you have plenty of time on your hands and enjoy the music, it does not matter greatly.

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional Irish fare; consistently well prepared and presented. Long standing presence in Great Falls, with an impressive listing of employees that have been a part of the establishment for years.

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Thank Joan E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 760 Walker Rd, Ste C, Great Falls, VA 22066-2645
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Great Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 703-759-3309

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