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Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub

#1,764 of 7,227 Restaurants in Toronto
$$ - $$$Irish, ,
70 The Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1R2, Canada
+1 416-362-2495
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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“hamburger” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
70 The Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1R2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

The hamburgers were not great, the service was OK, the beer was good. My wife said that hers was the worst Pub burger ever, mine was barely OK. Would not order it again. $55.- for 2 hamburgers and 2 beers is not good unless they...More

Thank Loopeker
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub I was in was at Pearson airport but I couldn't find it in Trip Advisor! I sat at the bar and asked first of all for Magner's Cider - sorry we only have Strongbow. Can I have a glass of...More

Thank Angie G
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a beer and snack whilst out roaming. Nice place plenty of seats and booths with an outside area looking onto front street. Loads of beers and drinks to choose from and we tried the blarney chips, like nachos but with potato really...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This restaurant is closed and is being replaced by the combined tennants of Bier Market and Goose Island Brew Pub, both of which were supposed to open in the Spring of this year. They looked to be training staff and getting set up to open/re-open...More

1  Thank Barbara J
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Enjoyed visiting this pub as part of our Canadian pub crawl with friends over from Ireland - reasonably priced for Toronto as we also have one in Waterloo which I always enjoy going to. They have a good selection of food and drinks. Cool place...More

Thank ShazFay
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The staff are all charming Irish people and the food is very good pub food. Some evenings there is live entertainment. The lunches are great, as is the weekend brunch. Great for drinks with a large group. Close to 2 subway stations, the financial district...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had dinner on a Wednesday night and we ate nice and tasty food, with an efficient and quick service. The menu has several and different options to choose, we had some doubts but the waitress recommended us about some dishes and she really advised...More

Thank PezFish
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We were at a patio table on Sunday July 31st. Waitress took 20 minutes to acknowledge we had sat down! When our friends joined us, we motioned for her to come to the table, she was very rude and said "can you just wait"? Well,...More

Thank Mary N
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Supper at Fionn Maccool's at Pearson. Cheerful place opposite gate B40. The menu at this faux Irish venue is limited even for standard pub fare, but the food is very good. Any of the char-broiled burgers, fish and chips and the Guinness steak pie are...More

Thank Khufu8
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This restaurant specializes in Shepherd Pies, and other meat pies, along with a decent offering of craft beers. It had a nice Irish Pub interior, but a smaller, quieter sidewalk section on the Esplanade, than several of the other nearby establishments. I preferred the Beef...More

Thank pathfinndr
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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18 December 2015|
Response from all4dutchy | Reviewed this property |
I think they do ... But I wouldnt go there ! There are better places to eat... Been once but will not go back...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$15
Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 The Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1R2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-362-2495
Get the proper pub experience. We balance Irish-inspired dishes and North American classics. We’ve perfected the pub staple, Fish & Chips, and make our pies and pastry in-Pub. Try our fresh burgers like the legendary Guinness® Burger, with your pint of Guinness® of course!
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