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“Just okay-some changes noted.”

MacAllisters Grill & Tavern
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$0 - US$15
Cuisines: American, Scottish, Bar
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Bradenton, Florida
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62 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Just okay-some changes noted.”
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We have been here many times and have always been satisfied with the food, prices, and service. Our last visit we noted some changes: prices have increased, portions have decreased, drink prices have increased by 20%. Some of the food quality has changed as well. The Fish and Chips was always a favorite with a battered whitefish. It used to be a piece of fish that was fluffy and lightly battered. Now you get a triangular,flattened piece of fish that tastes like something from a box of frozen identical looking fish. Less fries as well. Seems like there is either new management or new people in the kitchen. Definitely not the best choice in LWR.

  • Visited May 2014
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English first
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
1 review
“Concierge Favorite”
Reviewed 4 May 2014

"Macs" is our 'go to' restaurant when we want consistently great food and attentive service. All the servers are great but we ask for Bob if he's in.

  • Visited April 2014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“always happy with the food”
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We have visited as a couple and with the parents. All parties are always happy with the food. It can be noisy but of course, many will find that as a draw for going. We've had salmon, fish n chips,soups , salads, adult beverages. We always enjoy the food.

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank GerberBaby
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Bradenton, Florida
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331 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
“Fun place to dine!”
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Trivia night on Tuesday was a great experience because it made for a fun time. Our waiter, Brent showed personality and professionalism. The food was very good, nice portions and the entrees came with salad and bread. Dogs are welcome at the outdoor seating. I would definitely return!!

  • Visited April 2014
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Thank Lucky0420
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Sarasota, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
“Impressed everyone!”
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Everyone in my party of 6 enjoyed their food selection very much. The selections with our top ratings were:
Pan Seared Scallops, Chicken Pot Pie, Grilled Salmon, Clam Chowder.

The service and ambiance were perfect!

This restaurant is now on everybody's favorites list.

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank Walrobot
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