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P.J. O'Brien Irish Pub & Restaurant

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€€ - €€€Irish, ,
39 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
+1 416-815-7562
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
39 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place downtown that has traditional pub in front of restaurant. We ate in the pub because the hostess it was not as noisy and a little more room; this facility is on smallish side. Meals were excellent, plentiful and reasonable, especially compared to most...More

Thank Soleil122
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fish and chips were out of this world, but did not seem that they didn't want customers we went at an off hour for dinner.

Thank OhioNicki
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The pub itself is fine, with a decent atmosphere. But the bar snack food is really disappointing. We took the sweet potato fries and the vegetable spring rolls. The fries were very soggy. The vegetable rolls had no content. Not to be repeated.

Thank OlderGuy1956
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Looking for a place on a Saturday evening in downtown TO and found O'Briens. Wonderful pub food! We were a group of 8 but service was fast and efficient. I'd definitely go here again.

Thank peaches080
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We went more than once. I guess that says it was a good experience. The food was pretty good. Fast service. Very nice and clean place.

Thank pmf1951
Reviewed 8 August 2017

From the moment you enter, a greeter welcomes you and the atmosphere instantly transports you to the Emerald Isle. Great choice of beers, including Kilkenny on draught, and a very good kitchen round out the experience. No wonder it gets crowded at peak hours. But...More

Thank Knowwhatimesayin
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We ate here before going to a concert at the ACC. The food was delicious, hubby loved the curry (it had peas and carrots in it). A couple of the servers were actually from Ireland which was neat. The female Irish server was lovely (and...More

Thank S L
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Great drink selection, lots of seating, great food, always busy, live band on the weekends, friendly staff.

Thank Vic D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We celebrated my 60th birthday at PJ's last Saturday night. The food was fabulous, the service was excellent and the atmosphere was amazing! There is no other way to describe PERFECT!!! Special thanks to Rachel and David - you were awesome!

Thank ALCP1957
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We were here as a large family group for a party. The drinks were just as needed, my preference being Guinness. We had pub food for our group and it was all good. The live music was entertaining. This is a small pub, somewhat hard...More

Thank Mje12518
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Colborne St, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1E3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-815-7562
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