We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

P.J Mcginty's Irish Pub

15 Northgate Street, Ipswich IP1 3BY, England
Save
Review Highlights
Boxing Day Guinness'

Popped in for a couple of Guinness' to celebrate Boxing Day! £3 a pint is excellent value and... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
richard s
,
Ipswich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic food

Really enjoyed visiting and will go again for sure. They've got someone new doing the food and it's... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Anneka C
,
Ipswich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 17 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Irish Theme Pub with large covered beer garden area. We have Sky Sports and show live Football and Rugby. We also have a music venue on site and have live music at the weekends.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good5%
  • Average35%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible23%
29 Dec 2016
“Boxing Day Guinness'”
11 Nov 2016
“Old school”
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 12:00 - 00:00
LOCATION
15 Northgate Street, Ipswich IP1 3BY, England
Write a Review
Reviews (17)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a couple of Guinness' to celebrate Boxing Day! £3 a pint is excellent value and friendly staff add to the authentic Irish atmosphere.

Thank richard s
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed visiting and will go again for sure. They've got someone new doing the food and it's incredible!

Thank Anneka C
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

New management really seems to enjoy their YouTube techno/80/90s playlists. Bar staff need to do their rounds a little more frequently to clear the tables. Need to let the pints drain a little more before serving them. Possibly need to invest in a little more...More

Thank Alaistair d
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here to watch the GAA final between Mayo and Dublin as we had had a brilliant time on the last occasion these teams met, despite my team, Mayo losing. The atmosphere this year was once again fantastic and the game was shown on...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Building nice but dirty. Poorly trained staff, that tried hard. The I presume the publican shouted at staff and was very rude. Tried it once and couple of weeks later went back to try again. This time did not even order a drink, just walked...More

1  Thank Snowey1998
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Mcgintys Is inside a fantastic old building with loads of character. we came here for the football and the atmosphere was incredible. but halfway through the game they had run out of most beers/lagers. to be honest the selection of bottled and draught beer they...More

Thank foodfootballbeer
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I visited here with my brother on Bank Holiday Friday evening as part of a 'tour' around some pubs I've yet to visit in Ipswich. I have to be honest, whilst it has charm, I wasn't overly impressed. There didn't appear to be a selection...More

Thank Haymansafc
Reviewed 17 March 2016

I came here on a weekday lunchtime. There is no food available during the day. I was ok with that as there was a strong smell of paint in the bar. Staff are ok and they advertise that sky sports is on offer. Apparently they...More

Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed 7 September 2015

terrible beer, no atmosphere and an ignorant unfriendly landlord. In desperate need of refurb and could do with a good cleaner and most deffinatley a more experienced and friendly manager.

3  Thank gezg123
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

What a great location and collection of buildings. Really big outdoor space and seating everywhere but this pub really doesn't capitalise on what it has. Pint ok, live band good, toilets wrecked. I'd love to see this old place rejuvenated and given the kiss of...More

2  Thank Williebobs
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Alaturka
518 reviews
.12 km away
Blends Coffee House
67 reviews
.23 km away
Rios Brazil Churrascaria
228 reviews
.19 km away
Berridges
41 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Christchurch Park
596 reviews
.25 km away
Christchurch Mansion
318 reviews
.10 km away
Ancient House
84 reviews
.27 km away
The Major Statue at Major's Corner
33 reviews
.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from P.J Mcginty's Irish Pub staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit