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McFadden's Restaurant & Saloon

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#2,887 of 3,953 Restaurants in San Diego
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731 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6917
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
3 weeks ago
“Full of lies and corruption!”
Jun 16, 2017
“Possibility of cheap drinks but don't expect much”
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Irish, Bar, Pub
731 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6917
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here with a group on a Thursday night. The owner went against his word saying we got in for free but then said we had to pay. He also lied saying that he was doing us a favour as only us would get free...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed June 16, 2017

This place had average bar food and cheap drinks if they like you. If you misunderstand the drink deals they will kick you out without explanation. Some of the bartenders are nice some are verbally abusive. Come expecting little and you will be fine.

Thank R0BYM0
Reviewed June 10, 2016

Do not bring friends or family here. This is where you bring your close friends for cheap drinks. This place has a good night life if you like noisy, sweaty, wild, dingy clubs with a generic DJ on the stand. Central location with a patio...More

Thank Ezra C
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Spent a few hours here with some Mets fans before walking over to the game. Food and drinks were much better than I expected.

Thank dennis1027
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

You're wondering why the drinks are cheep? Security guys making money by saying randomly you did something wrong (like you where standing in their way?!?) take you out and tell you, you can enter again by paying them 20$ what is ridiculous! Thats just rip-off...More

Thank Pascal B
Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Excelent option to drink before parties or happy hour! Cheap drink with good selection! Music is also nice and danceable!

Thank Guilherme G
Reviewed August 26, 2014

Bartender Carl was professional! He suggested items to eat and he made me "special" drinks all evening! They were all delicious!! I will go see Carl again when I return to San Diego!!

Thank ckfoody
Reviewed September 8, 2013

Dos XX's, IPA, Guinness, Stella, New Castle, Sam Adams, Smithwicks and lots more all a $1. 12 oz glasses.the atmosphere was very friendly. The waitress was good. She never left us needing beer or anything. We had a list of beers on tap the waitress...More

Thank jeb g
Reviewed May 28, 2013 via mobile

Looks to be a once hopping dance/nightclub. Staff was super accommodating, we wanted to watch UFC but none of the places would allow my 14 year old son in with us. They did, and were pleased to have us. Beer was good and cold- food...More

Thank Rabbott1
Reviewed August 16, 2012

Pretty empty on weekdays, but there's a line in the weekend. They have a beer-pong table and cheep pitchers if you play

Thank Kristian D
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Television
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 731 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6917
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
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