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St. Patrick's day Lunch

We split the 'Shamrock' -- a Turkey sandwich on a perfect English muffin. Side of very good potato... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
John K
via mobile
Ecclectic

If you want a dark,cozy pub-like joint,then this is it! Not fancy,just laid back and intimate.The... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
JustinJ545374
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High Shoals, North Carolina
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23 Mar 2018
“St. Patrick's day Lunch”
20 Feb 2017
“Ecclectic”
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46 3rd St NW, Hickory, NC 28601-6135
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We split the 'Shamrock' -- a Turkey sandwich on a perfect English muffin. Side of very good potato salad. Great service -- cozy 'downstairs pub' atmosphere that was exactly what we were looking for. I had a couple of American bottle beers. Perfect place to...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 20 February 2017

If you want a dark,cozy pub-like joint,then this is it! Not fancy,just laid back and intimate.The food is bar quality.It's an old place.I came here originally over 35 years ago and it hasn't changed that much and I am glad!

Thank JustinJ545374
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

You have to go down a staircase to get to on main street. Loved the winchester sandwich. Delish!! Will b back

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Not sure what one reviewer was looking for... But it was exactly what we were looking for... Not new and fancy, a basement bar, cozy and friendly. Food was brought out hot and was tasty. Soup tasted homemade and didn't have that nuked frozen food...More

Thank cjmathe
Reviewed 30 June 2016

A quaint silent place. The ambience is nice and the place is neat and clean. The food was good. The only thing missing was Celtic music :-)

Thank PlanetAsia
Reviewed 5 May 2016

How bad is this place? Bad! Horrible, terrible service and the food is just average. To be specific, no one acknowledge us when we walked in so we seated ourselves and waited and waited...finally one of us got up to find a server....he finally came....More

Thank Tahoe1984
Reviewed 25 June 2015

A great variety of sandwiches with a bit of Irish twist. It's below street-level and cellar-like. The Friday's only chili is very good. Service is fast, but not rushed and very pleasant.

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Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

Underground, spiral staircase descending to this hideaway, or park in back, lol. Neighborhood bar with great "Have a pint of Beer" atmosphere Dark, low light Clean Love karoke night Have had many a birthday party there. Staff if super friendly and lots of regulars frequent...More

Thank Wormy W
Reviewed 23 January 2014

We went last weekend for dinner before the play at Hickory Community Theater The Tap Room had a 30 minute wait as did the new Hickory Station, so we hit the old standby McGuires. It has been here forever and the sandwiches are always good....More

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