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McBob's

4919 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1119
+1 414-871-5050
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (38 reviews)
“rueben” (6 reviews)
“taco” (8 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
PRICE
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RATINGS
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LOCATION
4919 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1119
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having heard about McBob's on Around the Corner with John McGivern, and loving reuben sandwiches, we decided it was worth the drive from Racine. It was absolutely worth the drive! A small, local pub located on North Ave between 49th & 50th, you have to...More

Thank Marcia R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My kids and I went with friends to McBob's. It has a typical pub atmosphere with lots of interesting decor with an Irish theme. There was an electronic darts game, which they allowed my kids to use without paying while we waited for our food....More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Unimpressive from outside; warm and friendly inside. Popular place for locals day and night. Thickest, juiciest and best corned beef on rye you will ever find.

Thank Fred F
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Enjoyed the monthly special of turkey, cranberry chutney, Swiss cheese, garlic mayo and lettuce on toasted sourdough bread. Totally delicious. Service was great and everyone in the place was friendly. Tasted my son's corned beef and it was wonderful. It can be a bit noisy...More

Thank mpmantua
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I am here now and my boyfriend and I have received the worst service i've ever received. From start to finish, we were handled haphazardly. Having to ask someone from the bar to seat us, to being served by the cook. We were the only...More

Thank Quay M
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

If you can get past the urinal stench that greets you at the door, good luck. Not the place for me, how disgusting..

Thank Localguy36
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

The Reuben here is incredible. Get it on the marble rye. It is a perfect balance of too much meat (a little usually falls out) and the right amount of cheese, mustard and kraut. Don't change anything about it, just get it as is. The...More

Thank xrayvsion
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I heard on the radio about McBob's having a good fish fry so we thought we would check them out. The atmosphere is very laid back and fun your typical pub and grill setting. We were greated and seated immediately by what I am assuming...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Driven by the place many times without even thinking about it, then a friend asked me to join them for a sandwich. An Irish Pub with a great menu, it was a quaint and nice place for sure. And . . . after four visits...More

Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Met some old friends here for a late lunch. We all ordered the Reuben. Turns out the meat in my sandwich was cold...little disappointed. Just wish I could have had a warm sandwich. Not a fan of the chips either. Otherwise, they were good.

Thank mints2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4919 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1119
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-871-5050
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