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McGills

Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Enniskerry, Ireland
+353 1 274 8888
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Enniskerry, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was okay and the pints were well poured. The service was a little slow, but the place was packed and the restaurant wait staff and bar keep did their best to keep up. Atmosphere was lively.

Thank timbL19NQ
Reviewed 4 days ago

Dropped in for a bite. Initially, thought level of service a bit slow. Venue wasn't very busy, but we were assisted by four different servers. Perhaps this is the norm? Salad with chicken and chunky chips were great! Chicken was flavourful and moist. Nachos...well, they...More

Thank Ghost4314
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at McGill's because we were staying at the Powerscourt Hotel. The food was fine and the bartenders were very good (really knew their beer and their high end whisky!), but in general, this is a created Irish Pub in a luxury resort, not...More

Thank cmlellmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a quick dinner at the bar. They have a very large hamburger from Irish beef that was really tasty. Served with chips on a cutting board at the bar. Full bar service with lots of different Irish Whiskey to choose from. Of course, there...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We decided to try out the food in the bar. We chose a few side orders as we wanted different things to eat. We ordered onion rings, chunky chips & garlic & cheese bread. Delicious. We had to wait a little while for our food...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed McGills a lot. The food was great - we loved the fish and chips and the various Irish beers and whiskey. The sticky toffee pudding was to die for. They had live music. Our only criticism was we wished the music had been...More

Thank Andiell
Reviewed 30 June 2017

superb!!!! cannot praise it enough five stars!Brilliant and inspiring walks and nature is everywhere book early

Thank rosemarymclaughlin
Reviewed 25 June 2017

"Pub food" traditionally does not make the mouth water. But Ireland's pubs are getting better and better. McGills is simply fantastic. We split a terrific caesar salad. wife had what she crowned the best fish & chips of our 3 week excursion throughout the island....More

Thank Paul52Atlanta
Reviewed 23 June 2017

McGills is a pub, located at Powers Court Hotel. It's not your run of the mill hotel eatery, rather an authentic Irish Pub that the locals still gather at nightly. Their fish and chips are hot and fresh and one portion could easily feed two....More

Thank 60something55
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

On a visit to the Powerscourt Gardens, we stopped off for some lunch before our walk around and were not disappointed. My falafel burger was delicious and one of the most 'meaty' vegetarian burgers I've ever had. My partner's steak was great. The service was...More

Thank 932NB
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Nearby Attractions
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2,075 reviews
.46 km away
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.55 km away
ESPA at Powerscourt Hotel
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.69 km away
Tara's Palace and Museum of Childhood
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Powerscourt Hotel | Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Enniskerry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Enniskerry
  • Phone Number: +353 1 274 8888
Description
This Irish pub is more than a name or an address: it embodies a spirit of friendly congeniality, a culture of conversation and story. McGill's manifests this magnificently, full of interesting artefacts and memorabilia, with a wonderful bar, made for elbows. As well as a fine selection of whiskeys, beers and stouts, McGill's offers a tasty menu of wholesome, traditional dishes, prepared and served with imagination and style.
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