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Molly Brannigans

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
506 State St, Erie, PA 16501-1108
+1 814-453-7800
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (17 reviews)
“shepherd's pie” (13 reviews)
“guinness stew” (7 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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506 State St, Erie, PA 16501-1108
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped here on a Wednesday evening around 6:00 and it was empty so I was a little nervous about ordering food. We sat at the bar and had couple of drinks served by the the most wonderful bartender. My food was outstanding and exceeded...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was so excited to try out Molly Brannigans as I've heard it's a fun spot. My father was in the hospital nearby, so my mom and I went here for lunch. The atmosphere is wonderful. Warm woods, dark, cozy. A great pub feel. I...More

Thank MamaMartin25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Erie to just spend a nice afternoon not too far from home and decided to stop here at Molly Brannigan's for lunch. Love Irish Pubs and this one did not disappoint! He had the Shepard's Pie and I had...More

Thank Dianedmb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice place for an Irish meal and certainly for some Irish drinks! Many Irish beers on tap. Food deals and good service. We can recommend the Fish and Chips, and Bangers and Mash.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were there on a Monday night early in the evening in the summer. We had no problem getting a place to sit, there were just a few other couples there. The food was very good Irish food, it is worth the trip just to...More

Thank pjfine
Reviewed 5 October 2017

They have really good food. They also have specials on fridays(most places do not). They also offer a student discount. They are conviently located right by the art museum.

Thank 187travel
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were out for a night out with friends. The atmosphere of this place is great. It's just like being in Ireland. The food on the other hand left a lot to be desired. Years ago, when the original owner was in charge ( he...More

Thank ethnicspoon
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Stopped in for a pint during Celebrate Erie. Speedy service with a smile and great happy hour deals. Going to visit again soon and try the fish and chips.

2  Thank WaltFlanigan
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I had a half order of Irish Stew that was very good. My friend had a Braxty or Poundy, like a quesadilla only wrapped in a potato pancake. She said it was good, but would have liked the option of a half order (as for...More

Thank B E
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Locals raved about the Rueben's and Sheppard's Pie - Worst of I ever had of either. Pretty presentation, no substance. Skimpy portion of corned beef, thin slice of Swiss cheese and barely a pinch of sauerkraut on the Rueben; Sheppard's Pie tasted like canned vegetables...More

Thank OhBeehive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 State St, Erie, PA 16501-1108
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-453-7800
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