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Jake O'Connor's Public House

200 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-1825
+1 952-908-9650
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-1825
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jake O'Connors offers so very underrated food offerings. The brussel sprouts are fantastic and the soft pretzel bun is a perfect match with their cork corned beef. The outdoor sidewalk seating offers a good outdoor dining option. The service was fast and friendly.

Thank PJ W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I ordered the Tenderloin and Chevre which was all noodle and virtually no beef - quite disappointing I would never order again. Others ordered fish and chips and both parties thought they were good. .

Thank Steve55331
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Slow, yet friendly service. It seems our food order was not submitted because we waited for an hour and we had to ask about it. Food was average and several other errors were made. Don't plan on going back.

Thank Shouldercat
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The food is very good - like the sandwiches and wings. They have an extensive Scotch list as well as an extensive beer list. The atmosphere is Irish pub where they are spot on. The service can be slow and spotty even when they are...More

Thank Marguerite B
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Seated on a beautiful day, nice Irish pub environment. Too bad I had to walk back to host stand to ask to get waited on! Waiter walked by us three times. We told Walter when he finally ambled up that we wanted to order food...More

Thank Todd T
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The place is decorated very cool for an Irish Pub! We got the Fish and Chips and it was very good! The Tartar Sauce was amazing and tasted home made! The service from our waiter was ok, that is the reason for the 4 stars!

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The best fish and chips and of course the best Irish beer. The pub is a work of art, it was made in Ireland and reassembled in Excelsior. A beautiful place to dine, good food, excellent service, and a good price value.

Thank in4mation2015
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great spot for food and drinks!! Awesome atmosphere and good service! We had the cheese plate and wings and they were great!

Thank jlonto88
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We all love to eat here. The food is great, the bar is fun. The fish and chips and shepards pie are fantastic.

Thank RGCCgolfer
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Old bar atmosphere, abundantly friendly staff, well balanced, deeply stocked wine, beer, Scotch & Whiskey offerings. We had the filet sliders and roasted brussel sprouts - both were excellent - first time that I've had finely shredded French Fries. They were perfectly crispy - delicious!...More

Thank djcollyard
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Tony L
2 November 2016|
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Response from HKeyho | Reviewed this property |
There are three ways to enter the Green Door Pub. 1. Through the JO'C front door on Water Street, pass bar on your left until you get to a down staircase on your right. take it to the GDP. 2. Through the back door, adjacent... More
Bernie B
4 February 2015|
Response from IrishBornHospitality | Property representative |
Yes we do! Just ask at the bar for the password :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-1825
    (Second Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Excelsior
  • Phone Number: +1 952-908-9650
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