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Muldoon's Irish Pub

202 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7523
+1 949-640-4110
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“bread” (7 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
202 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7523
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great find near Fashion Island. It has extensive outdoor and indoor seating areas and a convivial atmosphere. Great for people watching! I ordered a traditional burger and dies, both of excellent quality. My waiter, Scott apologised for the wait and so I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lambethn0rth
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Muldoon's is spectacular. I have been dining here for about 22 years. The staff are all very attentive and pleasant and the food is delicious. My favorite dish is the Shepard's Pie. It is scrumptious! have never been disappointed. If you have the chance you...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Johnnelle G
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

I cannot say enough about this restaurant, it's our favorite place. It's special and we come here once or twice a year. The food, the drinks, the music, the overall atmosphere is what makes this gem so wonderful. First, you enter through the doors, you...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank bzzymommac
Reviewed 3 April 2018

An adorable Irish pub with outdoor seating on Fashion Island. My salad was excellent-all fresh- and the wait staff was quite pleasant. Would definitely go back again.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank maddie924
Reviewed 12 January 2018

This place is great! It is very happy and lively - good for families and for eating out with friends. Definitely recommend the fish and chips - so yummy!!!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank magfamily2016
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Atmosphere, meal and service are all great. The bread is spectacular. small plates are available and quite generous. More than enough for a meal. Over the years, the prices have gone up and the portions on the regular meals have gotten smaller, but it is...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank j0ansk
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This Is the third December in a row we’ve met at Muldoon’s for our Christmas get-together. You can’t beat the holiday vibe. This year 3 of us ordered the ‘bangers & mash. Too good. I make our reservation mid-afternoon, a little quiet time between the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank jujuhas4
Reviewed 20 November 2017

As I finished my Smoked Salmon lunch at Muldoon's recently, it reminded me of just how good the food is here. Yes, people think about it being a warm pub where there is often very good music and drinks. However, too often the quality of...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank adalbert3
Reviewed 14 October 2017

There are many plusses about Muldoon's-the different bars and seating areas, the excellent service, the entertainment, and the fine food. We have been going there for years, and have never been disappointed. Our last meal there was bangers and mash, with a half shot of...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Fay M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Always a pleasure especially if lucky enough to be cared for by Mary. Service the best,drinks par-excellence and food always fresh and beyond yummy.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank crater55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7523
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-640-4110
Celebrating nearly 40 years, Muldoon’s is the real thing. A warm generous & friendly pub with fine pub food. Situated on the corner of Southern California’s #1 shopping - financial district Fashion Island - Newport Center, Muldoon’s is known for her two pubs, outdoor courtyard and cozy Dublin dining room filled with booths and a warm fireplace. Locals call Her their “neighborhood gem” in a neighborhood filled with excellent restaurants. But, there is only one Muldoon’s. Great for lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch and private events. Muldoon’s has a lively happy hour, live music - dancing on weekends. Celebrating St. Paddy’s Day is the best! Fit for foodies and those in the know of the greatest ales, lagers beers, mean cocktails and notable wine. Muldoon’s is the home of Sindi Rae’s Dark Chocolate Pudding when she’s in the kitchen! Her Awards: Best Pub in Southern California & the OC, Best Food, Best Burgers, Best Guinness, Best Irish Coffee & Best Staff!
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