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“Fun Place!”
Review of Catherine Rooney's

Catherine Rooney's
Ranked #161 of 582 Restaurants in Wilmington
Cuisines: Irish
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Reviewed 20 November 2012

Catherine Rooney's is a fun place for friends, couples and families. We've eaten here many times and are always satisfied. The food is consistently good and the service friendly. I recommend trying the specials wherever you eat. Catherine Rooney's special last Saturday was a spicy calamari cooked in a lemon/banana pepper sauce. It was delicious! Their standard Irish entrees and soups are always good, as is the bread. They offer a decent beer and wine menu and I recommend anything on the seasonal drink menu. The atmosphere is fun, yet quiet enough to carry on a conversation at your table. A great neighborhood place!

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Thank SeeitAll728
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Reviewed 8 November 2012

I love this place. The just seem to get it right. The owners are very polite and will often come over and talk to you as you are eating. They have a fantastic short order lunch menu the is under 10$ per person w/ drink. On the weekends this place hosts one of the biggest and best parties in Trolley Square Wilmington. The move all there tables out of the way and put a couple DJ's in there and its like Wilmington's version of a night club.

Don't let the party scene scare you away though. During the day this place is an upscale casual Irish eatery that serves some fantastic Irish dishes. They do a really good job of cleaning and maintaining the property too. In the summertime they grill out on certain days and have some fantastic ourdoor seating. The morning on weekend the offer a great hangover menu for breakfast.

They have a large room in the middle that they will cater events for you if you need them too. Overall this is one of the few places in Wilmington that anyone can feel comfortable going out too.

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Thank Will L
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Reviewed 7 August 2012

My son was getting married and we had the rehersal dinner at this great place. There were around 45 in attendance and everything was perfect. Gerri the manager was a perfect person to arrange everything and made sure that every detail was taken care of.

If you have a need for a large group this is the place!

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Thank garyDallas_Tx
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Reviewed 14 July 2012

Rooney's is good place to have the Celtic Burger (half-priced on Saturdays until 5 pm). The service is always good. Today we sat outside and the weather was lovely. Our server was nice. She did not identify herself.
It's the second time, however, the red onion has been missing from the platter.
It's a local place that people go to drink (especially the young one's in their 20's) and eat.

I'd like to try the dinner menu but I'm afraid it will be overrun with people and too much noise.
Their nacho appetizer looks very enticing. We are definitely going to give it a go next time.
It's Trolley Square and fits the neighborhood.

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Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 21 April 2012

Always a fun place to eat & run into locals! Loved the St. Patrick's Day special menu, yum! Go early, it gets packed like sardines!

Thank Carolina M
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