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Hennessey Tavern

31761 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2639
+1 949-441-4777
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good50%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hamburger” (7 reviews)
“wedge salad” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
31761 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2639
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Reviewed yesterday

‘Used’ Hennesey’s three times in successive evenings during our recent stay in San Juan Capistrano and on each occasion they totally surpassed expectation. Sounds like it has an Irish connection but in all honesty, beyond the Guinness, this is an all American sports bar that...More

Thank MandM29
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in finally after being in the area for 3 years!! It is a good place to find a fair meal. this is not fine dining but the food is good and the price reasonable. we had the shepherds pie and the citrus salad with...More

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place for lunch or after work happy hour. Meet up place with the younger crowd and some middle age folks. Casual dining with great beer selection. Dana Point Plaza by Hobies Sports store.

Thank wcshepherd2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat here regularly and love the fact that they allow dogs (on the patio only). For people that are not comfortable with dogs the interior is dog free. The restaurant is very easy to get to from anywhere in SoCal since it is about...More

Thank Roland P
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Stopped with lunch with son and family. Option of indoor or outdoor eating. We stopped around 2:30 on a Saturday, place was not real busy. Friendly waitress and immediate service. I ordered the hamburger with egg on top. Can be cooked to order. Hamburger arrived...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. The food is so good. They don’t have a very large menu for dinner mostly sandwiches and salads but I ordered the steak with the mashed potatoes and spinach. I like the atmosphere because you can sit out back outside...More

Thank Bridgetpianos
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Salads are big, hamburgers are the best! Nice location across from the Mission. Our server was great, and provided good service.

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Try their 2 for 1 hamburgers on Tuesdays. They offer a wide variety and are delicious. Outdoor and indoor seating options. Near the town’s beautiful mission. Ample parking behind restaurant.

Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Nice server. Hamburgers we're good and we're cooked right....medium rare. Loved the pretzel burger. The Frisco burger wasn't nearly as tasty. Tuesday is BOGO hamburger night so it was a good value for California.

Thank tamsea
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The staff were very friendly and accommodating for our large party of 12 adults and 5 children. The drinks were good and the food was better than average. We had a great time.

Thank Sandy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31761 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2639
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-441-4777
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