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O'Keefe's Irish Pub and Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, Irish,
115 S Rockingham Ave, Tavares, FL 32778-3819
+1 352-343-2157
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“boxty” (10 reviews)
“colcannon” (7 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
115 S Rockingham Ave, Tavares, FL 32778-3819
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Been to O'Keefe's a couple of times, large portions, good selection of beers and whiskeys, convenient to the train station to ride the train to Mount Dora. Service and food were good.

Thank DecadeofDave
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 2 delicious lunches on the patio at O'Keefes. Good service and good food with a view of the lake.

Thank Kathy E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I frequently eat here but lately the service seems hit and miss. If it's good it's great if it's bad you are left wondering 'why did I just spend $50 here again?' Last visit I took some out of town visitors here...More

Thank qt7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovered a local secret while spending one night——friendly accommodating staff, very good food (don’t miss the Colcanon)—great dinner!

Thank George B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We needed a table for 16 last Saturday night and called O'Keefes Irish Pub. When we arrived everything was ready and the service was extremely friendly and efficient {Server #5, I don't remember her name}, she couldn't have been nicer. Several of us got the...More

Thank Brewster45
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We actually went here several times during the course of our wedding weekend, but the best time we had is when all of our guests met my husband and I here for the after-party after the wedding. The staff was great! I know we had...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Food and beer selections were many. Food quality definitely better than expected. Service was excellent. Nice location adjacent to the lake.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We've eaten here, before. Food has always been good, but unlike other reviewers, our service was slow and uninspired. Our small group had to go hunt for our server to get refills on drinks. Only as we were getting ready to leave did our server...More

Thank linton240
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

You can't get anything more authentic in Tavares! Great Food and a great selection of Beer on tap . The service was fast and informative, clean and great and fantastic decor .

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We stopped in for a drink at O'Keefe's Irish Pub the week of our wedding. This place is great. We’ve never been to Ireland, I imagine if we were to visit, the pubs would look much like O’Keefe’s! The covered outdoor patio is a great...More

Thank Mmmbop89
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 S Rockingham Ave, Tavares, FL 32778-3819
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Tavares
  • Phone Number: +1 352-343-2157
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