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McDonough's Restaurant & Lounge

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
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21 E McDonough St, Savannah, GA 31401-3915
+1 912-233-6136
08:00 - 03:00
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Sun 08:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 03:00
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Henrietta, New York
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The palce is pretty big, with the hueg room looking oike a sports bar and the small room looking ike a irish bar. The service was not very good to getd rinsk to begin with. My Guiness was one pour, which is a no-no and the drinskw ere uber-expensive.

Thank _mike_fortuna
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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776 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ask for any sport you want. Large bar area and function area separate Will show on the multiple TVs whatever sport you want Service is poor

Thank Peter W
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We met up with a group to take the ghost pub crawl and was amazed at the place. Great brew and grilled scallops with bacon. Definitely will spend more time the next time we go to Savannah Georgia again!

Thank Bluedolphin405
Statesboro, Georgia
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

What a great find!! We wanted to get a bite before we went to the Savannah Theater and This was close. Well...the food was great and the place just felt so comfortable and friendly. Will definitely go there again AND get the batter fried shrimp. It is the best!

Thank Jaf1591
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

I had buffalo chicken fingers, they were great! We had stopped here as our bathroom break the night before on our haunted walking tour so when we were out and about we stopped for lunch.

Thank Elstonian_89
Douglas, Georgia
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Stopped by on my own because of reviews I had seen in TripAdvisor. Reviews were right! Good selection of domestic and imported beer. Found one I liked that I had never tried. It's now on my top 10 list of beers I like. Had fried oyster basket that was surprisingly good. Bar atmosphere was good, with TV's showing a variety... More 

Thank Frank_from_Georgia
Centerville, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Beautiful stop on this evening pub tour. Good cold beer and wonderful historic spot. Would like to return for some food; highly suggest a must stop when in Savannah!

Thank jgbalford
Cumming, Georgia
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Third visit to McDonough's, it is what it is and its ain't what it ain't. Great beer and adult beverage selection for drinking. Karaoke hot spot providing some great and at times funny entertainment. Better yet check them out for breakfast as this is a place that won't break the bank for simple but really good comfort food for the... More 

Carbondale, Illinois
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Came in to the bar not expecting much but was pleasantly surprised. The prices for drinks were decent. Bud light cans were $4.00 and rail mixed drinks were $6.00. Our waitress was super sweet, the mixed drinks were strong but we bought their last bud light. (We each had one.) It was karaoke night and all started well. Everyone was... More 

Thank 2ndgradeteach
Exeter, Nebraska
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Went there to have a ribeye was told they didn't have a ribeye. The hell of a steak was so thin it was almost like you were eating leather. The mac and cheese was actually Kraft dinner with cheese on top. Very disappointing and also they were out of Jack Daniels. Would not recommend for food or drink to anyone.

Thank Hope S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 E McDonough St, Savannah, GA 31401-3915
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 912-233-6136

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