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PJ O'Brien's

) #572 of 1,339 Restaurants in Adelaide $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
14 East Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8232 5111
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“irish stew” (2 reviews)
“stews” (2 reviews)
“guinness pie” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
14 East Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We have visited mainly Sunday lunch time, many times over the last 10 years or so with varied experiences. However, I would like to say that today we enjoyed a wonderful roast beef dinner with yorkshire pud, fresh veg (not over cooked) roasties, mash and...More

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the way back to our hotel, from the Botanical Gardens, I noticed the architecture of PJ O’Brien’s Irish Pub on East Trace, and we decided to stop in, and maybe share a light dish, plus get a bit more wine. OK, one seldom goes...More

Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 24 June 2017

These guys served us some cheap nasty moonshine in place of the Canadian Club we ordered. It's a drink we know and love and as soon as it was put in front of me I knew the colour was wrong, then the taste and smell...More

Thank Sorita_11
PJsAdelaide, General Manager at PJ O'Brien's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Sorita_11 I can 100% tell you we do not and never have watered down any of our drinks or used a lower quality product and tried to pass it off as something else. I've got the invoices to prove it.. I would appreciate it if...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

I should begin by saying that this review and rating is as a pub only and I cannot comment on the food as we did not eat there. It is situated in a fine old building near the end of Rundle Street and the Botanic...More

1  Thank malabarfly
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Had dinner and a few drinks here with work mates and had an enjoyable evening in this vibrant pub. A good range of beer including good Guinness and the food was quality pub food and large in portion sizes (if you have the snitzel). Would...More

Thank Matt M
PJsAdelaide, General Manager at PJ O'Brien's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Hi Matt, thanks for your kind review and we're glad your experience with us was a good one. We hope to see you and your mates again soon. Pop in for our $5 Happy Hour on Fridays 5-9pm :)

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

For the past few weeks. My partner and I stop here for a couple pints in the arvo after work. Great atmosphere, fantasitic staff and a great place to wind down after a busy day.

Thank SianGuyan
PJsAdelaide, General Manager at PJ O'Brien's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Many thanks for your review SianGuyan and we're happy you've made us one of your after drink spots :) We hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Very welcome pub interior with dining area on raised section with wooden balustrade surround., featuring old printing paraphernalia. Good pub food menu but, being Seniors, we chose to share a BBQ Taste Platter from the Mains section. Pork Spare Ribs and Pulled Pork amazingly tender,...More

Thank Liz T
PJsAdelaide, General Manager at PJ O'Brien's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Hi Liz, thanks so much for your positive review. You're right about the BBQ Tasting Platter, it's HUUUGE! We hope you enjoyed it though and look forward to seeing you again. Keep in mind some of our $14 dinner specials as they are a bit...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Went here on Friday lunchtime and the restaurant was surprisingly quiet. From a good menu I chose to have an Irish Stew (naturally) and was presented with one of the best stews I have ever tasted. My partner had Guinness Pie and was equally pleased....More

Thank kp0vey
PJsAdelaide, General Manager at PJ O'Brien's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Hi kp0vey, thanks so much for your review and I'm extremely happy you enjoyed your meal choices and your experience with us. We hope to see you in for dinner again soon.

Reviewed 13 May 2017

We go here for a light lunch which also has a glass of wine or Guinness. The staff are very friendly mostly from Ireland. The lunch is good pub food. Nice music and private areas with Irish memorability and character . Very good Guinness

Thank Anne B
PJsAdelaide, General Manager at PJ O'Brien's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Hi Annie, Thanks for your lovely review and we're glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my family came here after a long day at the clipsal 500. It was really really busy but despite that the staff where still very friendly and helpful. They manged to squeeze us in around a table. The seats aren't the most comfortable,...More

Thank Kieran W
PJsAdelaide, General Manager at PJ O'Brien's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Hi Kieran, thanks for your positive review and comments, we really appreciate it. We offer food specials most nights of the week and have a $5 Happy Hour every Friday between 5-9pm. We hope to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 East Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8232 5111
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