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McNamara's Irish Pub & Restaurant

) #17 of 1,726 Restaurants in Nashville $$ - $$$ American, Irish,
2740 Old Lebanon Rd, Nashville, TN 37214-2523
+1 615-885-7262
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (119 reviews)
“scotch egg” (75 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2740 Old Lebanon Rd, Nashville, TN 37214-2523
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had the Caledonia Scotch Eggs and Kerry Lamb OOOOOOOOH MY GOODNESS !! My tongue beat my brains out what excellent taste from both the appetizer and Main Entree the Food is Excellent and our Server was GREAT the entire experience is top notch I...More

Thank ebrepairman
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

McNamara's is an awesome hang out spot, drinks are were great! Food was good and well priced, bill our bartender was funny, attentive and added to a great night out with friends. McNamara's is definitely on the map for us now.

Thank Eaterzzz
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a search here for a good place near the airport, my husband and I tried McNamara's and loved it. Now it's our go-to restaurant when we visit Nashville, and we've never been disappointed! The staff is always friendly, the atmosphere is charmingly Irish, the...More

Thank visuality
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Nashville for a convention and had some downtime. McNamara's got good reviews so we decided to check it out. Man are we all glad we did!! There were 5 of us in our group and it was approaching the busy dinner hour...More

Thank Bruner01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been in Ireland this past May, McNamara's brought back a lot of good memories. And the fish and chips I had tonight was better than the fish and chips I had in some restaurants in Ireland! The corn casserole was also very good. Husband...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place made me want to spout hyperbole--it's just that good. It's a uniquely situated large house type structure set off the road like a beacon of comfort food. What it captures perfectly is the concept of savory. We loved the Irish nachos- steak fries...More

Thank Pentaburks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of about 16 of us joined together for an evening meal and reserved a long table close to the live music. Just two weeks prior several of us had been in Ireland so it was quite easy to make a comparison. The music...More

1  Thank travelerted
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband had the fish and chips. The fish was really good but the French fries were average. I had the corn beef and cabbage with broccoli and cheese. I didn't like broccoli and cheese but the cabbage was tasty. I liked the corn beef...More

Thank dtresente
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waiter was wonderful and explained items in detail. Food arrived promptly, was hot and delicious. The menu is standard Irish-Pub but there are more Americanized offerings if the Irish dishes aren’t your cup of tea. My wife had fish and chips and it was a...More

Thank 30-StateTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food & drinks but the atmosphere is what makes this a great place. Lots of room, friendly people and parking. Pretty Irish place too!

Thank patrickadamstx
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Kortni W
17 March 2017|
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Response from Mickeymotto | Reviewed this property |
Absolutley! Family friendly and fun! Make sure to make ressies because they can get busy as others have mentioned.
Karen M
13 February 2017|
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Response from D P | Reviewed this property |
Call and ask seems to make most sense.
8 September 2015|
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Response from McNamaras1 | Property representative |
Hello Folks, Thank you for your inquiry. We have live Irish Music with Sean McNamara and Nosey Flynn every Fri, Sat (7-11pm) and Sunday (6-9pm). Tuesday- Traditional Irish Session - 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month Wed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2740 Old Lebanon Rd, Nashville, TN 37214-2523
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-885-7262
  • E-mail
McNamara's Irish Pub and Resaurant provides an authentic Pub experience found in small towns all throughout Ireland. Made from scratch food, friendly service, cold pints, and outstanding live music provide an unforgettable experience. Appropriate for all ages, McNamara's has something for everyone. Slainte'
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