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P.J. O'Brien Irish Pub & Restaurant

) #323 of 6,996 Restaurants in Toronto $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
39 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
+1 416-815-7562
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
39 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We celebrated my 60th birthday at PJ's last Saturday night. The food was fabulous, the service was excellent and the atmosphere was amazing! There is no other way to describe PERFECT!!! Special thanks to Rachel and David - you were awesome!

Thank ALCP1957
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We were here as a large family group for a party. The drinks were just as needed, my preference being Guinness. We had pub food for our group and it was all good. The live music was entertaining. This is a small pub, somewhat hard...More

Thank Mje12518
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Really liked this pub, called for a snack, and was very impressed. Not very big & was busy, had a lovely 'local' feel to it

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We hate chain food restaurants so lucked out finding this gem of a pub. Walked from Front St away from all the chains and there it was on a quiet corner. We were first shown to a table on the first floor in a corner...More

Thank aussiecanuck
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Toronto has dozens if not hundreds of "Irish" style pubs. Pj's is actually Irish. Many of the staff hail from the Emerald Isle. The food is awesome good pub food. Great place for pints and a hearty meal while watching a hurling match.

Thank TorontoTuanis
Reviewed 31 March 2017

After multiple visits to this 'Authentic" Irish bar we have decided to move in to the area. What more could we want at our stage of life.....World class Theatre's......Fine restaurants.....St Lawrence market...and a world class Irish bar with Irish staff.....great food ..and lively entertainment.

Thank Denis O
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Excellent pub grub in a authentic Irish pub setting! Nice little side rooms for smaller groups but the service was disappointing.

Thank David C
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Very good pub.The Guinness was perfect.We eat Sheppard Pie and Lamb Shank.One of the best pies.The lamb was absolutely perfect melting in your mouth with a good gravy and vegetables.The atmosphere inside is bringing you in old Ireland and the waitresses are part of it.Just...More

Thank resitzeanul
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

The drinks were good. Service was okay. Not as friendly as you would expect in an Irish pub. Food was good. The sea bass on special was excellent. Fish and chips were good. It was a good experience but not excellent and therefore 4 Star.

Thank Ravi A
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We heard this where the locals go so away we went. Good fish and chips. Had the special which was excellent. The draw was the bread pudding. We love bread pudding and can't say enough about it. Was saddened when we went back for more...More

Thank KimberlyLuck
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-815-7562
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