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Irish Bred Pub

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$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, Pub, American
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833 S Railroad Ave, Opelika, AL 36801-4937
+1 334-363-2235
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11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Winterset, Iowa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I say out on the balcony, which was very nice. The food was delicious, with many recommendations made by the waiter. Very friendly staff. I will be returning to this restaurant on my next trip to town.

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Thank Craig S
Opelika, Alabama
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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Irish Bread is a nice wonderful restaurant. Can take your family or just friends. Good food and great service everytime we have been there. Steak is outstanding. Yes it is small for large groups, but if you can get over tight quarters for a large group its wonderful. The prices aren't bad for the meal you get.

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Thank templesmary
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I tried this Pub because of one in Lanett was awesomelike. I only wish that this restaurant was as good as the other one. We had to wait forever to get seated. They didn't have anywhere for overflow to sit so we stood for an hour. Their bar is upstairs didn't want to walk so many steps... More 

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Thank Debi B
Auburn, Alabama
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Had heard this was a very good place but can only give it an average. It was crowded and my party didn't have a lot of time so we ate at the bar. Food was good, but nothing other than average.

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Thank JudyH410
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food. Steak is fabulous. Great service.Plenty of room if you have a group. They will accommodate some how. You can also enjoy eating outside when the weather is nice

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Thank Mary T
Auburn, Alabama
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We have been here several times over the past couple of years. The food is good, but not great. The lunch specials are better than the regular menu items. It is very noisy and service is usually pretty good. The house wines are not very good and are not cold enough.

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Thank Denny C
Deltona, FL
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90 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and discovered this gem of a place in this historic setting. The history alone on this establishment is worth the visit. They have a nostalgic upstairs and their menu offerings are tasty. I tried the fish & chips and found it quite good. This looks like a popular place. It was getting crowded for Monday lunch... More 

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Thank scrivenerlf
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I used to love this restaurant but every time I go it gets worse and worse. The service is horrible to the point where the hostess told us to wait to be seated and disappeared into the kitchen while the Dining Room was empty. I can understand why their waitstaff quit. No one at the table had a complicated order... More 

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Thank Lauren K
Medfield, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner. The Shepherds pie was great, but burgers were just ok. Grilled Chicken sandwich was supposed to be on a roll but came on toast. Overall service was great when we had his attention. A large party came in and the server split with another so service was painfully slow (though admittedly he was working hard).... More 

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Thank Ellen M
Dunwoody, Georgia
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

From out of town and was invited out for cocktails since all of us were departing the following day. I was tired but glad I went. Cool atmosphere. The service was superb!! Our server suggested that the gravy over fries. AWESOME!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 833 S Railroad Ave, Opelika, AL 36801-4937
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Opelika
  • Phone Number: +1 334-363-2235
Description
Here at Irish Bred Pub, our vision is to be the hub of our community and to create a new "local" in Historic Downtown Opelika - a place where people gather, exchange ideas, make new friends, catch up with old friends. At our restaurant you will enjoy locally grown vegetables, fresh beef, chicken, and seafood served by the area's friendliest service staff and prepared by our Chef, Chris Stone (a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Arts Institute who came to us from Wolfgang Puck Catering) and his team. Hosting an event or have a big group to feed? Well you're in luck because Irish Bred Pub does catering! Now we can bring the delicious food and drinks right to you and ensure that your event is a huge hit. Some of our most popular dishes include our fish and chips, shepherd's pie, and Guinness BBQ Bacon Burger. So come on in, pull up a chair, relax, and let us serve you as the worries of the day melt into distant memories.

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