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McGills

Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Enniskerry, Ireland
+353 1 274 8888
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (16 reviews)
“chicken wrap” (2 reviews)
“quesadilla” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Enniskerry, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 167 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After reading the hype about this pub we were expecting something great but we were disappointed. The food was alright but definitely nothing special and the place was freezing too. The girl said the aircon took a while to heat up! Wouldn’t be in a...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for a pint here while waiting for a wedding to kick off. Reluctantly left after two pints. Great Guinness, friendly staff and good crowd.

Thank MikeTuam
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Ate here when staying with the hotel and the food was quite good. Big portions of bar food that arrived promptly. Staff were attentive service was good.

Thank Harry T
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We enjoyed our visits to Mc Gills while staying at Powerscourt. The servers were nice but a bit slow in responding

Thank johns1012
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We ate at this place while staying at the hotel. The service was the worst I think I ever experienced. The food was very typical pub pub nothing special.

Thank Deircon
Reviewed 11 October 2017

McGills, the pub in the Powerscourt Hotel is a delightful place for supper and your favorite beverages. The Fish and Chips are fresh, and tasty. Prices are average for Ireland. Go early, as it gets very busy in the evening.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Enjoyed a meal here on recent visit and found the staff very accommodating even with the pub full. Ordered fish & chips which were excellent.

Thank Calex50
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The pub in the Hotel isn't great. Expensive but that's cos you're in a superb hotel. So you'd have thought the bar menu would at least be reasonable able. Big portions don't make it a good experience. If you're caught and not dining in Sika,...More

Thank IrishBlerzo
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived on a Sunday, football on the TV and far too crowded to have dinner so we came back on Monday night. Nice fish, too many chips, chicken wrap nice too. Drinks v expensive considering you have to go to and from the bar yourself...More

Thank Looneytuams
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Upon entering McGills you could easily be mistaken for thinking you are in any Irish pub instead of a typical bar in a five star hotel. The bar food menu offers great variety and excellent presentation. Lots of nooks and seats add to the charm.

1  Thank Natalie N
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Enniskerry Inn
108 reviews
1.01 km away
Poppies Cafe
385 reviews
1.01 km away
Terrace Cafe at Powerscourt
391 reviews
.44 km away
Sika Restaurant
311 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Powerscourt Gardens and House
2,203 reviews
.46 km away
Powerscourt Golf Club
133 reviews
.55 km away
ESPA at Powerscourt Hotel
65 reviews
.06 km away
Tara's Palace and Museum of Childhood
58 reviews
.69 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Enniskerry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Enniskerry
  • Phone Number: +353 1 274 8888
Description
This Irish pub is more than a name or an address: it embodies a spirit of friendly congeniality, a culture of conversation and story. McGill's manifests this magnificently, full of interesting artefacts and memorabilia, with a wonderful bar, made for elbows. As well as a fine selection of whiskeys, beers and stouts, McGill's offers a tasty menu of wholesome, traditional dishes, prepared and served with imagination and style.
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