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McVeigh's Irish Pub

$$ - $$$, , Irish
124 Church St, Toronto, Ontario M5C 2G8, Canada
+1 416-364-9698
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the real deal” (3 reviews)
“draft” (5 reviews)
Bar, Pub, Irish
$$ - $$$
124 Church St, Toronto, Ontario M5C 2G8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable and clean pub in convenient location. The menu isn't big, but everything is well-prepard and tasty. I had the Fish and Chips; my husband had the roast beef dinner. (A buck or two more than I would have expected to pay, but not exorbitant.)...More

Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The Devils Drink band took the stage on Saturday and what prompted us to go to McVeigh's. They were amazing! Being the lot of us are from Newfoundland we felt right at home & met some fellow Newfies while we were there. The Band members...More

Thank Patti K
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is an authentic Irish Pub and not one of the "wannabee" places we see so frequently now. Down to earth, no nonsense, warm and inviting. I was most recently in the pub on a quiet Sunday afternoon and had the pleasure of chatting with...More

Thank Hotel_Dweller
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I first came across Mc Veigh's pub way back in 1967 as a new immigrant .Got well acquainted with the likes of Larry Morrin ( bartender there and founder member of St Vincent's GAA CLUB IN those days Jimmy just had a beer licence but...More

Thank parklawn1
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped in here on a Sunday afternoon hoping to have a wonderful experience after reading the reviews. Far from that. Their were two men watching golf and the most cantankerous bartender I've ever had the pleasure of meeting. We inquired about eating, we've read...More

1  Thank SarahJane519
Reviewed 12 June 2017

If you're looking for a "real" Irish pub and not one of those fake plastic Paddy nonsense bars then this is the bar for you. It's a no nonsense bar with a good selection of beers, decent choice of food and excellent service. The decor...More

2  Thank Doire
Reviewed 3 June 2017

If I lived in this neighborhood I would frequent this pub. You can tell it is a local spot and the server was Irish so authenticity is spot on. Just stopped for drink on a recommendation but the food looked good so next time I...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Had family visiting from out of town and decided to stop here for a few pints to watch the hockey on TV and listen to some Irish music after dinner. I come here regularly so we know the place well and are never disappointed. Might...More

Thank skibumal
Reviewed 9 March 2017

two of us visited McVeigh's for the first time Tuesday (8:30PM) ordered fish and chips and a drink after waiting too long for a waitress and the pub was not busy. We had to ask her to clean off the table. The food was good...More

Thank Warren P
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place for a drink and Irish music. Apparently the best Guinness in town but I could not tell the difference from any other guinness I had any other place in canada.

Thank Ron V
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Bar, Pub, Irish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Church St, Toronto, Ontario M5C 2G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-364-9698
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