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Hennessey's Tavern

2777 Roosevelt St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1617
+1 760-729-6951
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
“irish nachos” (2 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2777 Roosevelt St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1617
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

We stopped here for a brew but stayed to enjoy some great food! The Irish Nachos has it all; very think potato planks, with pepper jack, cheddar and apple-wood smoked bacon topped with scallions and sour cream. We also had their beer battered onion right....More

Thank Vinnie1973
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This looks like a place more for the locals than the tourists, but so glad we went looking for it! Followed Google Maps from the Carlsbad Village, and it was only a few blocks away. I liked being off the touristy area and this was...More

Thank teachermomof4
Reviewed 20 June 2017

So after the performance next door at Carlsbad Village Theater, we were invited to come here. It is next door. It is a sports bar. Some ordered food but we only ordered drinks because it was already late in the night. The place is very...More

Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I was in town on business and a friend had been here before and recommended that we visit this restaurant for a causal dinner and to watch the NBA play offs. This ended up being a great choice. Service was really good and food came...More

1  Thank Kelsdog
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My business friend took me to Hennessey's Tavern for breakfast on a Tuesday morning. I was surprised that an Irish Pub would serve breakfast. But they don't open until 8 am...what time do most people eat around here? Once in, i was not too impressed...More

Thank Larry L
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Hennessey's is a well established bar and grill in downtown Carlsbad located across from the post office. There are lots of tables inside and several more on the patio in front. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner and offer some Irish items. The food and...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Hennessey's has the best burgers! We visited on a Tuesday night and they had buy 1 get 1 free. They also had a happy hour.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Val & I stopped in after walking down to the power station and back. We were pretty hungry and the menu had a lot to choose from. I had a prime sub with fries and onion rings. The bread on the sub was just ok...More

1  Thank Sapphire-Ed
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Great Dublin burger, two for the price of one on tuesdays, with sweet potato fries. With tea, all under 20 bucks.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Everything they cook is great from breakfasts to lunch to dinner. Wonderful hamburgers, fish and lots of specials. They also have birthday specials and it's a fun place with lots of wood, and great service.

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16 August 2016|
Response from Joan W | Reviewed this property |
They do have a mesquite smoked turkey sandwich on their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2777 Roosevelt St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1617
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-6951
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