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O'Sullivan's Public House

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Irish, Pub
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12525 W North Ave, Brookfield, WI 53005-4627
+1 262-784-1656
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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322 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was a little disappointed on this visit. I ordered corned beef and cabbage. It came with red potatoes and carrots. Corned beef was done but everything on my plate was not hot. The potatoes were done but so cool that the butter did not melt. The carrots and cabbage was undercooked. We also had an order of shepherds pie... More 

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Thank Darlene H
Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States
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242 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

So hard to find a place in the USA for the proper Guinness but this Public House fits the bill, nice slow pour! The best lamb stew I've had this side of the Atlantic as well. Laid back with an authentic feel, appeared to be a local hang out for the over 50 crowd, so I fit right in!

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Thank Jeanne V
Elm Grove, Wisconsin
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161 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Stopped for lunch and this has been my 20th or more time of eating here. Food, is good and at a reasonable price. Soup is homemade and sure to please. The ambiance is a step above a bar/ restaurant with a good wait staff including one of the owners.

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Thank dbeaum1222
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Have eaten here many times food is always well prepared and service is always friendly and prompt. They have a very active bar with a lot of regulars a great local hang out. Menu is vert reasonable. Great place for a bite to eat.

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Thank Gdog1957
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322 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

There were 6 of us for dinner. Got there early about 4 on Saturday. I had not been here before. We 1st ordered mozzarella sticks fried with maranai sauce then ordered a burger with fries, BBQ rib plate, the meat loaf with mashed potatoes, bowl of beef stew, shepards pie, pot roast with mashed, and mine the corned beef and... More 

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Thank Darlene H
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016

If you want to feel a little of home cooking, this is the place. From meat loaf to pot roast to salmon, this is a great place. Food is always really good and the Bar is always busy.

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Thank Jim L
Milwaukee
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104 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

My brother and I went there for afternoon beers and appetizers. The ribs smelled so delicious we couldn't resist. The servers are very nice and want you to have an enjoyable experience. I have been here for Friday Fish Fry's too. Great great food!!!

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Thank Marla H
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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156 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016

My husband and I met some friends for drinks and dinner -- it was our first time for all of us at O'Sullivans so weren't sure what was good.... Turns out-- everything we ordered was great! We tried the Goulash (delicious!) the ribs (awesome) the meat loaf dinner (yummy) and Turkey Rueben (loved it!) We enjoyed the atmosphere as we... More 

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Thank TerryTom2119
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Always a crowd,and you feel at home. Nice selection of entrees sandwiches and main courses. Great Friday Fish Fry! Servers always happy and helpful. A nice place to relax and unwind with good food and drink.

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Thank TosaTwo
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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214 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We stopped here for a Friday fish fry, as we try to find some place different every week. We tried to get here a few months ago, but couldn't find a parking spot, as it was so busy. This time we got a table within ten minutes, as we got lucky. My sweetie ordered the cod and the server talked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Irish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12525 W North Ave, Brookfield, WI 53005-4627
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Brookfield
  • Phone Number: +1 262-784-1656

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?