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Walsh's Snug

) #1 of 17 Restaurants in Newcastle $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
1-28 King Ave E | ON L1B 1H6, Newcastle, Ontario L1B 1H6, Canada
905-987-1961
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1-28 King Ave E | ON L1B 1H6, Newcastle, Ontario L1B 1H6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

2nd time my wife & I have been here. Food & service are great. You get lots of food at great prices. The specials are always great. I recommend getting a reservation as it can get busy

Thank Al H
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

hi al h so glad you had a good birthday visit with us and that you enjoyed the food and the service ...hope to see you soon john

Reviewed June 16, 2017

Read good reviews and made it a stop on our way to "the county". It's proximity to 401 and a great menu selection made it an awesome find. I was immediately impressed by the bright,colourful exterior.Once inside, there is a pub in the front and...More

Thank Cass8-4U
Reviewed June 6, 2017

The Snugs trip to Ireland was awesome. It was well organized, very informative and the accommodations that were booked were excellent. It was so nice to have John, having lived in Ireland,there with us to give us a very personable and informative experience. Mark (our...More

Thank Pete472017
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

hi guys , it was a pleasure to take you around my country of birth and im delighted you all enjoyed it. all of the places we visited are places that i had conections to , wheither it was richard and brendans place in courtmac...More

Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

A former work colleague from many years ago and I had lunch recently at The Snug. It was our first time there and the pub had been highly recommended by a friend. We thoroughly enjoyed it. Our meals were excellent, the beer was cold, and...More

Thank Derek G
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

hi derek g we are delighted to hear you had a good visit with you old friend at the snug and that you enjoyed your food, thats what a pub is all about , friends catching up , having a few drinks and sharing some...More

Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

The snug is a cozy restaurant with great food and service. The menu features lots of variety and then there are the daily specials that never disappoint. It's nice to have a neighbourhood restaurant like the Snug they is always consistently great.More

1  Thank CAI1305
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

hi caI1305 thanks for the great reveiw , im glad you enjoy coming here and like the food and the service , we do try really hard to be consistant and make every visit the best it can be , nine times out of ten...More

Reviewed April 21, 2017

I frequent this pub almost weekly and am never disappointed. The service is outstanding and the food always good. The atmosphere is very welcoming and the new dining room at the back is awesome! I especially enjoy being there when there is live music -...More

1  Thank Sue R
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2017

hi sue r thanks for the review sue , glad you enjoy our little snug , we love this little place too, its a great atmosphere to work in , its a happy little building , i often think of all the people that have...More

Reviewed April 11, 2017

John and Leslie do a great job making your visit to The Snug a memorable one. Their new addition is long overdue! It's awesome!

1  Thank Julie B
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2017

thanks so much julie b , thanks for the kind words , our job is easy , we love what we do , so how great that is ? im glad you like the new room , thanks john

Reviewed April 11, 2017

New in town I decided to find a pub. Well this place as atmosphere and a newly added room at the bad that is so , inviting, just like a big room in your home, really comfy, cozy. I really liked the bacon wrap scallops,...More

1  Thank trishklara
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2017

hi trishklara , nice to hear from you and thanks for the review, glad you found the snug and enjoyed all it has to offer, we love to meet new people and make them feel at home , glad you like the new room ,...More

Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

The snug is like the family kitchen away from home. I have been eating here for years and he atmosphere and the food and service are always the best!More

1  Thank sk8rmom4ever
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2017

hello sk8mom4 ever thanks for the lovely reveiw , we are delighted that you enjoy it here and it feels like home , we all love it too and have great fun most of the time , hope to see you soon and again thanks...More

Reviewed March 14, 2017

This is a small, quaint style pub. Food items are great and a wee bit different than the average pub. You feel as if you are in the British Isles

1  Thank FroggyAjax_Ontario
cadcon, Owner at Walsh's Snug, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2017

hi there froggy,ajax ,that was the nicest complient you could pay us , if we are close to any of the pubs back in the british isles , we ll take it !thanks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, Canadian, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
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 - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-28 King Ave E | ON L1B 1H6, Newcastle, Ontario L1B 1H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: 905-987-1961
Description
Traveling from Toronto to Kingston my family and I stopped here for lunch following positive reviews on web. We received a warm, friendly welcome. Enjoyed great fish and chips, chicken wings and burgers. The place was decorated with all sorts of interesting memorabilia from Ireland. Unfortunately we were unable to stay for a music session which I believe are amazing. The cost was very good value and I would highly recommend it to other visitors.
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