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The Celt Irish Pub

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££ - £££
Irish, Scottish, American, Bar, British, Pub
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100 N Tennessee St, McKinney, TX 75069-4320 (Formerly The Londoner)
+1 972-562-2929
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11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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Lido Beach NY
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sit outside, weather permitting, to people watch and listen to music playing around the square. Great location. Cold beer and better than average bar food.

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Thank laphincow
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Thank you, laphincow. Hope to see you soon. Slainte! Stan. More 

Northlake, Texas
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday afternoon, band knocking out traditional music and of course European football on all the tubes...yes soccer. Don't be a knucklehead and look for our game when the place has plenty of Europeans enjoying a few cold ones and their favorite sport. My gang all had the fish and chips that were perfect with killer chips. I on the other... More 

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Thank BurghProud
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Good morning, BurghProud. Thank you for all the kind comments. They are very much appreciated. So glad to know you enjoyed The Celt and we hope to see you soon. Cheers! More 

Dallas, Texas
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

It's no secret that I adore pub food, and this is my ideal pub spot. (I only wished I lived closer to it!) I was visiting my hometown after many years, and a friend and I realized that we had never actually eaten at The Celt before. It's seat yourself, and you have a choice of upstairs or down in... More 

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Thank Samantha R
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Good morning Samantha, very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to The Celt. We wish you lived closer, too! If we can ever do anything to make your next visit even more enjoyable please let us know. Thank you for the very kind review and we will see you soon. Slainte! Stan. More 

Plano, Texas
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100 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We really liked The Celt Irish Pub. We had traveled to London and Winchester this past July, and this pub made us feel as if we were back in the UK. The hardwood floors and the coziness inside made for a fun atmosphere. Up the wooden stairs was the bar and more tables to sit at. It had a fireplace,... More 

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Thank 4Barry
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Thank you, Barry. We do all we can to make The Celt as authentic as we possibly can. It's our passion. So glad you enjoyed the music, too. Hope to see you soon. Safe travels. Stan. More 

Richardson, Texas
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60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great area, felt very safe at night walking around. Celtic pub, music and bar upstairs, food downstairs, with food also up. Did not eat, friends drank and we listened to a great Celtic band. Lively atmosphere and seemed like the place had a lot of regulars. Would definitely go back and visit.

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Thank meredithm272
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Hi Meredith, thank you so much for the kind review. Glad to know that you enjoyed downtown McKinney and The Celt. If we can ever do anything to make your next visit even more enjoyable please let us know. See you soon. Slainte! Stan. More 

Dallas Texas
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Little hole in the wall looking place but it has great fish and chips and they had a great Irish band. Fun place to get a few drinks and hang out.

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Thank Auburn94
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Hello Auburn, so happy that you enjoyed your recent visit to The Celt. Wishing you safe travels and many more visits to downtown McKinney. Cheers! Stan. More 

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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

It's not perfect, it's not fancy, it's not a place for a date but it's a place that you'd keep going back to if you enjoy Irish pubs.

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Thank Sameh e
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. Hope to see you soon. Slainte! More 

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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

If you want an authentic Irish pub then this is your place. Nice patio. Nice downstairs area, but Upstairs is where the magic happens. The second floor bar has such a genuine Pub feel that you may forget you're in Texas. Excellent beer choices. Also, they have over 50 Irish Whiskeys to choose from. Plus, the fish and Chips is... More 

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Thank Kirk R
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Thanks, Kirk. The kind review is much appreciated. See you soon. Cheers! Stan. More 

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39 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Great getaway in the middle of McKinney downtown. Great atmosphere and drinks. Friendly staff and service. Decent prices for their menu of fully stocked kitchen. Not typical barfood.

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Thank Jeremy E
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Hi Jeremy, thanks for coming to The Celt. So glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you soon. Slainte! Stan. More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I had a half hour to spare waiting for shops to open on Sunday morning. Sat outside with my son and we ordered 2 diet cookies. When we asked to pay she did they were free. We were gobsmacked. Looks a good atmosphere inside.

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Thank Stevegould9
Stan P, Owner at The Celt Irish Pub, responded to this review

Hi Steve, thank you for the very kind review. Hope you enjoyed your day in downtown McKinney. See you soon. Cheers! Stan. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Cuisine
Irish, Scottish, American, Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 N Tennessee St, McKinney, TX 75069-4320 (Formerly The Londoner)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McKinney
  • Phone Number: +1 972-562-2929
Description
Authentic Irish Pub offering a full menu of Irish and Scottish and American menu items. Huge selection of Irish Whiskeys, Scotch and Texas Whiskeys. Large beer selection. Live music 5-6 times each week including two weekly traditional Irish sessions. Pub Poll and Live Trivia played weekly.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?