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P.J O'Reilly's

££ - £££, ,
Corner West Row & Alinga Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6230 4752
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good46%
  • Average28%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“pork belly” (7 reviews)
“fresh salad” (2 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Irish
££ - £££
Corner West Row & Alinga Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Burnt to a crisp. Perhaps the worst fish and chips ever experienced. Whatever happened to good pub meals?

Thank Jimmy5457
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Friendly staff and plenty of room. We enjoyed a few drinks while taking refuge from the weather and were quite comfortable thanks guys.

Thank Bushlivin
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I popped into P.J O'Reilly's for a nightcap and a late night snack at 8.45pm. Dinner was finished but bar snacks were ongoing. I selected deep fried pork belly - a mere $15.00 - and was suitably impressed. The range of Pale Ales on tap...More

Thank V1481UProbertg
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I went to this Irish pub with a couple of work mates. It has a nice looking décor, though when we went along it was quite empty and so it lacked much in the way of atmosphere. Still, the food was okay. I had the...More

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my meal here. It has a very pleasant atmosphere, and I enjoyed a delicious and filling schnitzel.

Thank David W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Called in here for a quick drink after shopping. Loved the decor very hip and funky. Very relaxed would have liked to stay longer. Bar staff were very easy on the eye also.

Thank 269helen
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Three of us were staying for over a week in a hotel along the street, so this was an obvious place to go for a meal and some beer. It could have become our regular for several return visits. I have to say I was...More

Thank fred_cameron
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A friend and I both ordered a main at the same time. She had finished hers by the time mine arrived which wasn't good. Quality and quantity of food was fine (we both ordered from the schnitzel selection) and the prices were good. Service, apart...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

All, Was a long time customer, until this evening. Over the past few months the basics have been glossed over for a hospitality business. Granted, they are gearing up for better things if you listen to the scuttlebutt, but based in the last few months...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I enjoyed my meal at PJ O'Reilly's - a chicken burger with chips. My friend indulged in the Kim Beazley, a rather fancier burger. Mine, with avocado, lettuce, tomato and cheese was exactly what I wanted: not too overwhelming, with fresh salad and succulent chicken...More

Thank cindylou45
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner West Row & Alinga Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6230 4752
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