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McGarrey's Oakwood Cafe

€€ - €€€American, Irish,
1624 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508
+1 814-866-0552
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1624 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family group of 15 had reservations here on a Saturday night. We found this place to be very accommodating of our group and flexible with timing, even moving our time up a bit. We were seated promptly and found our server , Mia, to...More

Thank mamallama1124
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a different place to eat during our weekend trip to Erie and our son suggested this place from his research online. It was very busy but worth it. They have a large menu with a variety of foods from finger foods...More

Thank cynthia_sue
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here as the housekeeping supervisor at our hotel said it was a really good place to eat. The chicken wings were OUTSTANDING soup is homemade. We had the Reuben on pumpernickel and a philly sub (mini) and took half home. Service was very...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Best Reuben sandwiches , home cooked meals and great prices,nice home town atmosphere. Also kid friendly.

Thank linda r
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We found this little restaurant using an Erie magazine. It's in a lovely neighborhood and was only about 10 minutes from the bayfront. I ordered filet tenderloins with mashed potatoes and my husband had beef with gravy and noodles. It was enough for 2 meals!...More

Thank LuAnn M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Best Ruben in town !! The specials are fantastic . Great atmosphere great service the menu is extensive ..

Thank Findadream
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Oakwood is an nice small place to stop and great food and service I'm not a fan of Reuben sandwiches for the most part but this places does have Erie's #1 Reuben . Don't take my word for it tho make sure you stop by...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Food is pretty good. It's a quiet little non-smoking bar. But the Reuben is worth the trip. I go back just for that sandwich.

Thank Katie W
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This place is ALWAYS AMAZING! The portion sizes are Great for the Money. Chicken and Biscuits, Salads (Steak or Chicken) are Perfect. You can do not wrong at all at this place.

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Located in a nice area of Erie, McGarrey's offers quality food for an outstanding price. Once you walk in, you are greeted by a happy and helpful member of the staff. One of my favorite dishes has to be their Chicken & Biscuits. Have ordered...More

Thank Patrick K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 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: 1624 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-866-0552
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