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Finnigan's Wake Irish Pub

620 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2917
+1 336-723-0322
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (17 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
620 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2917
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We go to Finnigan's at least twice a month. We've never had bad service, even on nights when it's very crowded. The food is good traditional English/Irish pub fare. But the best part is the ambiance and the exceptional craft beer selection.

Thank Mitch C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had fish and chips. They were outstanding.beer selection was exceptional. Cannot wait To go for St Patrick's day celebration

Thank Sligome
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Third trip, first time trying their brunch. On my first two visits the food and service was average but this visit was poor. The food had no flavor was overcooked and the waitress was nice but never offered refill on beverages. The staff offered to...More

Thank haveatums
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on the way home for early evening dinner. We had the fish and chips and it was great. Also, the broccoli cheddar soup was fantastic.

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a Taekwando tournament for the kids. Just down the street from the convention center we found Finnigan’s Wake. Their beer selection on the menu was very extensive and included several beers from N.C.. We came on a weekend and saw...More

Thank MauiGregB
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I have never had anything at this restaurant that just wowed me. The drinks are standard, they have lots of draft beer options and mixed drink options. Fun for a group of people.

Thank Marinesis2005
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We occasionally go here for lunch or Sunday brunch. Great food. Loud in the bar area, but they have a side room and patio eating in the back. We like to eat outside. Have to go on St. Patricks Day early in the day for...More

Thank Summertime00_8
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We went there to eat and wasn't disappointed the beef stew was fantastic and the fried chicken was also great . We had starters of mushrooms and also the artichoke dip and crab cakes they were all good . The staff were friendly and it...More

Thank cathyheath11
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We dined here on a weekend. There was an event in town, so we were surprised it wasn't busy. We ordered shepherds pie, bangers and mash and fish and chips. All Irish pub classics. All were enjoyable. The service was friendly and efficient. We left...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

In town for a conference, nice pub within walking distance of the convention center. Husband had the beef brisket, which was tender and yummy. I had the corned beef and cabbage soup and an appetizer plate with artichoke dip, Irish quesadillas and shepherds pie nachos....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 N Trade St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2917
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-723-0322
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