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Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant

) #6 of 245 Restaurants in Aurora $$ - $$$ American, Irish,
28 W New York St, Aurora, IL
+1 630-844-0400
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“boxty” (11 reviews)
“corned beef” (15 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
28 W New York St, Aurora, IL
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always enjoy myself at Ballydoyle. It seems that there's always something going on. We often go on the weekend to watch a local band. They have a great beer selection and the staff is efficient and friendly. The food is pretty good too. The...More

Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A great place to meet friends have drinks and good food. Love their corned beef and boxty. It's near the Paramount Theatre so you can have dinner before or after a show. They usually offer theme dinners for each show in the Broadway series.

1  Thank 89jefferyn
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Family of 12 for dinner on a Sunday night. Great service, good food. A few of us had the staples...... corned beef and cabbage, potato soup, chicken pot pie, potato pancake wraps. All great. Good atmosphere and location. Be sure to have a bag of...More

1  Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent and the portions were huge!! Many of our friends and family ate here the night before my son's wedding in Aurora. Everyone said that the had the same opinion as we did on quality and portion size. I would eat here...More

1  Thank robk9531
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Picked randomly was surprisingly good Service was a tad off but food was excellent thru six different orders Beer was cold with excellent choices Very nice pub

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Food was good, service was very good. We enjoyed some fun entertinment and also watched a great group of kids doing Irish dancing.

Thank Barb J
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place has an Irish-themed rustic interior decor that just didn't seem well put together. The food tries to be Irish but ends up being as authentic as Tex-Mex is Mexican. Ok grub, ok drinks, nothing to write home about.

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The food and drinks were great. We went with friends for an Anniversary celebration. The wait staff was courteous, friendly, and attentive without being intrusive. The biggest surprise was the bag of donuts dessert.... served in a paper bag. Thought it strange. My idea of...More

Thank smyder99
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Easy to find, parking all around. Large venue. I had a large salad which was very good. Wife had fish and chips, (fries). Tasty. Good beer and whiskey selection.

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in before a show at paramount theatre 🎭. Grabbed drinks and appetizers at bar. Beer selections very good, food good. Great Irish pub atmosphere

1  Thank Bill F
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19 April 2016|
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Response from Ty S | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain because I have never had a problem being seated immediately.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 W New York St, Aurora, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-844-0400
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