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Finnigan's Wake Irish Pub

$$ - $$$
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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620 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101
+1 336-723-0322
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 10:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Mount Airy, North Carolina
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband and I stopped by on a trip to Winston. He had never been to the "Arts District " before and I was showing him around the area, I told him about how nice Finnigan's is. The atmosphere is nice and I love the scenery. My husband loved the local beer and I enjoyed the alcoholic coffee beverages. If... More 

Thank Erika H
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132 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped here on a snowy Friday evening for a hot meal. Our waitress was exceptional . She was prompt and courteous and very helpful. We both ordered the Shepherds Pie with salad. Lemon vinegarette dressing is amazing. Our waitress recommended a really nice IPA . After dinner she brought out a nice dessert tray to chose... More 

Thank Richard A
North Carolina
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrific salads and great sandwiches, outstanding beer selections. The fried chicken Caesar salad was outstanding as were the fried green tomatoes.

Thank DJF1958
Charlotte, NC
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459 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We arrived a bit early for dinner - about 5:30 so had no problem being seated and waited on right away. We both ordered the Milk Chocolate Stout after trying a few different 'samples'. Dinner choices were very typical Irish pub fare....Fish and Chips for me and Corned Beef and Cabbage for my friend. Both dinners very ample servings and... More 

Thank MGordonCharlotte_NC
Forest, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I want to preface my review by stating that I never was able to eat at this restaurant even thought I tried twice on two successive days. The first attempt was on a Friday night and due to the number of one way streets and side roads that were closed it was impossible to get to without parking a fair... More 

Thank scoutinghokie
Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
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88 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Food was very good, beer selection was very good, service was decent. Not much else that needs to be said.

Thank Ethan P
Pilot, Virginia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

The staff at Finnigan's Wake was very helpful and friendly. They were excited to share their expansive draught beer selection. The corned beef and cabbage was excellent.

Thank Tiffany A
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203 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Convenient location to meet friends who are visiting Winston Salem. Staff are friendly. Food is good. A large selection of beers. Outside seating available for a good fall evening.

Thank LouET_79
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great fish and chips! Nice lady as service but an irish coffee that was 1/2&½ And not even coffee but water that had a hit of coffee You ask for the international irish coffee andget something serviced by the lady that was manager. Dumped on our table angrily ( lol stil not the jamesson, sugar, coffee and cream) So pitty... More 

Thank Cameleon B
Penrith, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for an evening dinner with friends, good atmosphere and good food. Great service from the server I would eat here again.

Thank rachael L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-723-0322

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?