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MacGregor's Grill and Tap Room

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Bar, Pub
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1129 Empire Blvd, Rochester, NY 14609-5944
+1 585-288-8630
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Had dinner with my family at MacGregor's January 30th 2017. The restaurant was quiet with abundant seating available. Each of us had a different meal and shared bites. Between the burgers that were prefectly prepared, though a bit large for most of us, and the Fish and Chips, we all ate well. The staff was attentive, but not constantly around.... More 

Thank Racebug
Webster, New York
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99 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

A friend and I decided to try lunch here as she had had a great fish fry BUT lunch was a disappointment. I ordered a Reuben sandwich and broccoli cheddar soup. for $9.99. The soup was very good. The sandwich however was a different story. It was hot and adequate size but the meat was tough and very, very fatty... More 

Thank SEEitall_12
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we were here and every time we have enjoyed the good food and service. They have amazing burgers and wings. The wings were crispy and with the right among of BBQ sauce. I chose the sweet and spicy sauce, great choice, and comes with a blue cheese sauce. They have a great selection of local... More 

Thank Ozge G
New York City, New York
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588 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

fish and chips was adequate; chicken noodle soup ok; pickles good! Their veggie wrap was a total disaster: oozing, dripping of oil; veggies so soggy that the wrap was totally not to be picked up; nor actually able to be cut with a fork and knife, it was so oily and wet...terrible meal...TERRIBLE. I told the waitress; but no one... More 

Thank Scouternurse S
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127 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

What's too like? Other then a great selection of craft beers, the staff is rude especially the bartenders & often takes forever to get a drink. The food is mediocre at best, and I don't think I've ever had a good meal there. This is coming from a guy who is not very picky at all. In two-three times I've... More 

Thank Elwayfanatic
Rochester, NY
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91 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

We like to get to MacGregor's early so that we can enjoy it before it becomes crowded and a little noisy. They have a great selection of foods and the service is good. We usually eat at the bar area and the bartender is efficient and attentive. We love the wings and the salad is awesome! Good size portions. Would... More 

Thank DuchessofRush
Watertown, New York
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

Food is average Pub Food, they specialize in Flights of beer and different beers and ales. I don't drink beer, so finding something else was a bit of time consuming. We had 6 adults and 2 children at our table, drinks came out quickly, food order was messed up for one order so husband didn't get to eat dinner with... More 

Thank Rosanne F
Webster, New York
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158 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

Saturday evening dinner with friends and our kids. Wait time wasn't horribly bad, seated in about 10-15 minutes. Stood at the bar for a drink and popcorn. Bartender was great...as the drink she made me I wasn't too fond of, so she was more than happy to make me something else. Popcorn was yummy of course! Kids had pizza, which... More 

Thank kel4377
Rochester, New York
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247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

My wife and I stopped in to have a bite and a couple of drinks and left satisfied! My previous visits were average--things seemed to have improved. The menu appears to have changed, offering a variety of apps, salads and signature sandwiches--decent pub food. We shared a salad and the veggie wrap. Both were good, I would suggest cooking the... More 

Thank Travelpapi153
Webster, NY
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2015

Had a wonderful dinner at MacGregor's. Nice selection of drinks and pub food. My beef on kennewick (sp?) was excellent. I was surprised that they had a kids menu for my little ones. Others in my group had the fish fry and veggie burger, all good. Our waitress was super nice and attentive. Only negative was the wait for our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1129 Empire Blvd, Rochester, NY 14609-5944
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-288-8630

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?