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Waxy O'Connor Irish Pub & Eatery

) #144 of 1,037 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale $$ - $$$ Irish, , British
1095 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2116
+1 954-525-9299
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (19 reviews)
“beef stew” (7 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
All hours
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
1095 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2116
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice european Pub style atmosphere. Good beer, Good Prices. The seafood soup was very good. The shrimp salad also good.

Thank Raul L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent and portions large. Lots of Irish watching sports. Good Bloody Mary. Convenient to our hotel. Will remember for the future

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We passed it on the way to the hotel, which was just a couple blocks away and decided to go to it after checking in since it was close and we could use a drink and a quick bite. It was a great choice. The...More

Thank IslandSquirrel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't think we have ever been to a restaurant that was so noisy!!! The Shepard's pie was excellent but the stuffed chicken breast was mediocre. Service from our waiter, Vincent, was exceptional. In fact, Vincent was likely the best waiter we have had in south...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stop in at this Irish Pub every time we are in Fort Lauderdale. Reasonable prices, friendly staff and very delicious food. Worth the visit.

Thank Bernd S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were staying at the Holiday Inn - within walking distance of Waxy O'Connor. We were leaving for a cruise the next day . Our hotel clerk suggested the restaurant . She was spot on !!!! The place reminded me of an...More

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

From the menu to the atmosphere, you can feel the luck o' the Irish. Staff were attentive and pleasant. Provided great recommendations. We watched their interactions with their regulars- seemed like a big family. Don't miss out.....eat & drink here!

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Excellent menu; quality Irish food and service!! It is across the street from Embassy Suites---walking distance. It has a much better menu and prices than the hotel.

Thank Q9539TLrandyb
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Waxy O'Connor's Irish Pub is the kind of establishment I would be a regular at if I lived in the area, and who knew they were a small chain of 10, mostly in New England with 2 more on the way. The atmosphere is outstanding...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We stop for a bite and a beer. There's a good selection of domestic and imported beers. An adequate food menu with typical pub items. I had the fish & chips. It was a large size serving with great cole slaw. My wife had a...More

Thank DetailsByBill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1095 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2116
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-525-9299
  • E-mail
Authentic Irish pub full of character and characters. We serve great food from traditional favorites like fish 'n chips and shepherd's pie to lamb chops and T-Bone steaks. With over 20 imported beers on draft your spoiled for choice when it comes to drinks, so stop by and meet our friendly staff and maybe even catch a game on one of our 16 flatscreen TVs.
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