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Donovan's Pub

) #8 of 151 Restaurants in Woodside ££ - £££ American, Irish,
5724 Roosevelt Ave, Woodside, NY 11377-3431
+1 718-429-9339
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cheeseburger” (3 reviews)
“wings” (4 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
5724 Roosevelt Ave, Woodside, NY 11377-3431
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11 - 20 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 15 February 2017

A nice place, the food is good, and the place has a nice comfortable atmosphere. Decent lunch menu nice steak and salad. Price is a little on the higher side, and the service could be a little friendlier. But kind of typical service for the...More

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The burgers at this large pub were pretty good. The sides like the onion rings and fries were decent. There are many rooms, and the bar is a nice spot. It's a transporting experience. The crowd seems like it is comprised of regulars. And the...More

Thank WhereNext2NYC
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Had an absolutely rude experience with server Anne Marie. No customer should be treated non-stop to such rudeness from start to finish. Very disappointed in the new owners for a lack of expectations and supervision regarding their employees. Obviously, she is running the ship, not...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Donovan's is an institution in the local community, Woodside, NYC, next to the Elevated 7 train 3 blocks from the 61st St. Woodside Station, that also serves the LIRR. It feels cozy yet has two big rooms for the restaurant section, including one with a...More

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Old fashioned Irish pub. From when Woodside had a much larger Irish community. Apparently hasn't changed in half a century. People must like it. We were not overly impressed. Burger was quite good but everything else was just average. Bacon was a bit burned. Onion...More

Thank jack M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Won't be returning for a number of reasons: Pros: decent burger and onion rings Cons: -some sort of stale order permeates the place -the floors could use a solid scrubbing -service was sub par -wings were tasteless and lukewarm

Thank comfieslippers
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is an excellent Irish Pub. You will not be disappointed. I love their cheeseburgers and they have the best fries. They have yummy grilled chicken salad and a lot of other dishes to choose from. Their onion soup is so delicious. Every table has...More

Thank IvyRoseR
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

A full bar and a restaurant in the back. Nice atmosphere. Fairly clean. Ok service. But food is good and most things are priced reasonable.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great Pub food! Love the shepard's pie!! and the cheeseburger. Also have had my daughter's confirmation party there for the brunch. It was a great time. But be prepared no drink is given with it. So it did add on the bill. When I'm in...More

Thank jenlyn803
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This was a place we went to all the time when we lived in Queens. It has been ten years since we last visited, and nothing has changed. The decor, the menu, the customers - it's all the same! And I mean that in a...More

Thank TripTheLightSC
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Tara H
20 September 2016|
Response from YankeeInVA | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't help you. We never tried to go here on Christmas Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5724 Roosevelt Ave, Woodside, NY 11377-3431
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Woodside
  • Phone Number: +1 718-429-9339
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