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The Goose's Acre

21 Waterway Ave, Suite 140, The Woodlands, TX 77380-3098
+1 281-466-1502
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Waterway Ave, Suite 140, The Woodlands, TX 77380-3098
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Reviewed yesterday

I went with three of my friends and all of the food was good, but we enjoyed sitting outside and doing some people watching. It's a fun and lively atmosphere.

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Didn't eat here. Just had a few pints. Was too crowded. There was a wait to get a table and we ended up standing around. I would go back.

Thank spetricko
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoyed being on the outdoor patio. This was our 1st meal in Texas and the server was so sweet and friendly. We were intrigued by the deviled eggs and our server recommended we try them. They were delicious! It was a very different...More

Thank Rob P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here while visiting friends in Oak Ridge North - it had been on our 'to do' list for a few years but this was the first time we actually made it. Three burgers with all the trimmings, an ahi tuna stack for me, soft...More

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place for true Irish cooking. Each day they have a half-price special on the menu. You have to try the fish and chips here! Light and perfect batter with an apple slaw on the side that is delicious. The bar and several...More

Thank muzzician
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Irish pub has two levels and an outdoor patio on the Waterway. Excellent Cobb salad with a house made apple cider vinaigrette suggested by our server can't remember her name but she was Russian and delightful. One complaint my extra dry vodka martini had too...More

Thank lruscher
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I had never been to Goose's Acre before but I heard they had just added some new things to the menu that are really good. I ordered the Chicken Cordon Bleu and my wife ordered the meatloaf! The bread that the CCB came on was...More

Thank ctmunden
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Went to this bar one evening to have a drink as heard it was the local Irish Bar and being Irish decided to have a look. Nice well stocked bar with good beers on tap and outside sitting area. Only problem being a unsocial smoker...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 1 July 2017

went for a business meeting there. Was pleasantly surprised by the whole ambience, staff and food. Hope Juice Plus hosts more events there.

Thank 166susano
Reviewed 27 June 2017

always a great deal on thursday nights for 1/2 price appetizers....Sunday brunch has some good offerings

Thank jack_hoffalott
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16 November 2015|
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Response from Linda E | Reviewed this property |
Same here, contact the restaurant for the best response. We all just visited the restaurant for a meal and are not affiliated with the restaurant and don't even live there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Waterway Ave, Suite 140, The Woodlands, TX 77380-3098
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  The Woodlands
  • Phone Number: +1 281-466-1502
The Goose's Acre Irish Pub stood on Main Street, Midleton, Ireland, immediately in front of "The Goose's Acre," a historical landmark named by locals where geese gaggles grazed in the 1800's. The pub opened in 1886 and was handed down from father to son through the years. In 2005, the pub was forced to close to make way for new development. While back in Ireland visiting relations, Brian Young and Colm O'Neill proposed purchasing the contents of the pub, to include both bars, from the previous owner who was distraught over the pending loss of the pub's history and heritage. Although it meant shipping the pub across the Atlantic Ocean, the previous owner was ecstatic that The Goose's Acre Irish Pub would continue its traditions of bygone times. Brian Young and Colm O'Neill made the decision to bring this authentic pub to The Woodlands to share the romance and history of years past. We welcome you to pull up a chair and enjoy the experience of The Woodlands only authentic European Pub. You'll find Happy Hour (all day long!), a traditional yet inventive bar and dining menu, the best drinks a most a truly irreplicable Irish Pub feel with the beautiful, hardwood fixtures and original furnishings.
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