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The Halligan Bar and Grill

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3 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
+1 804-447-7981
11:00 - 02:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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294 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

It looks very divey inside but service was great and the food was really awesome. The brisket sandwich was juicy and full of flavor, and the hush puppies with sweet butter were wonderful. Prices are very reasonable and service was very attentive. I definitely plan to go back.

Thank David S
Chesterfield, Virginia
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The smoked chicken wings were a delicious pairing with the tasty draft beer on tap. Great food and a great bartender in this Irish pub, can't wait to go back for the ribs, & happy hour. Try the green beans, they're very good. Small bar but worth the stop.

Thank Mandarinlady
Chesapeake, Virginia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Our first trip here and how fantastic. Family that lives in Richmond took us there.Their son is a fireman. We had just left his fire station where we had a wonderful tour. Halligans has a fire truck in the resteurent that serves as the bar. It has all the hoses, horns and sirens with flashing lights. Our waitress, Cindy, was... More 

1 Thank Gloria B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I went to the Halligan for lunch today as a result of a random Google search and was not dissapointed. The wings and barbecue were really good with large portions. The decor is firehouse themed and the walls are covered in patches from fire houses all over the US. The staff were excellent as well. Great to talk to and... More 

Thank Robert H
Gonzales, Louisiana
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Jesus probably ate this at The Last Supper. SO delicious at great prices, and the staff was super friendly too! Fun atmosphere. Lots of interesting things to see inside as well.

Thank sm1302012
Jackson, tn
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152 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I was buying cigars at the Richmond Cigar Factory and stopped in for a beer and lunch. I had eaten here before and at one of their fancier stores. The fish & chips were good and the beer cold. The barmaid was attentive and friendly. The disappointment came with paying my tab. Gave her $35 for a $28 tab, looking... More 

Thank RobboJackson_tn
Richmond, Virginia
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

We had a group of 7 that went to dinner together at Halligan's. My wife and I split the Halligan BBQ platter and ordered the beef brisket as our meat choice along with cole slaw and mashed potatoes. The brisket wasn't the best I have ever had but it still was very good. The cole slaw and mashed potatoes were... More 

Thank 304dons
Coral Gables, Florida
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83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

A local recommended this place. It is a bar dedicated to fire fighters. We had the best smoked wings we have ever had. They were tender and cooked to perfection. No need for any sauce. The pulled pork was tender, juicy and flavorful. The rib fell off the bone. The Brisket was good but a little dry. The chicken was... More 

Thank Jacquie V
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Perfect! Feels like you are walking into an old firehouse! From the firetruck as the back wall of the bar, to the tools and photos of local firefighters on the walls.....The food is fantastic and the beer is cold!!

Thank EastCoasterAylett
Hampton, Virginia
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

My husband and I went to lunch at Halligan's while in Short Pump for the first time recently. The atmosphere is so neat and very well taken care of. The manager must have overheard me ask for recommendations since it was out first visit, so he surprised us with a small sample of 3 meats and 3 sides....All of which... More 

Thank Jamie G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-447-7981

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