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josephnl Mar 19, 2008 12:16 PM

Has anyone been to the Auld Dubliner Pub in the Tustin District? Is it any good??

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    funkyshanna Jun 1, 2009 08:23 PM

    Agreed. Food is eh...

    1. janetms383 May 29, 2009 11:29 AM

      Get the Spicy Potatoes

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        polarcyclone Mar 27, 2008 12:52 AM

        Mediocre food. Should have listened to the advice here!
        Muldoons was better, but nothing special!

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          josephnl Jun 1, 2009 10:20 PM

          You're right that Muldoon's is nothing special....but compared to Auld Dubliner...it's 3 star Michelin!

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          josephnl Mar 26, 2008 09:10 AM

          Had supper there the other night and the food was very mediocre and the service just ok. This is certainly not a serious restaurant, but more it the pub tradition...i.e., good drink, and passable food if you're really hungry and like overcooked peas. For an Irish pub with much better atmosphere, and way better food, go to Muldoon's in Newport (although don't expect four star food here either, it's still very good).

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          1. re: josephnl
            elmomonster Mar 26, 2008 03:42 PM

            Sounds like you confirmed what we said. Hope you had better vittles at Lucilles!

            http://elmomonster.blogspot.com

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              josephnl Mar 26, 2008 03:48 PM

              Do you agree that Muldoon's is pretty good for Irish pub ambiance and reasonably good food?

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                elmomonster Mar 27, 2008 07:52 AM

                Haven't tried it, but I think I will. How's their fish and chips?

                http://elmomonster.blogspot.com

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            mikester Mar 20, 2008 02:47 PM

            I was there about 2 weeks ago for lunch - had some really good fish 'n chips and a nicely poured Guinness.

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              exilekiss Mar 19, 2008 09:58 PM

              Service can be iffy at times; food is ~eh, Ok.

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                justagthing Mar 19, 2008 09:24 PM

                Same as the one in Long Beach (2st location). Have been to private parties at that one and loved the chow they served then, but it differs from their regular menu.

                1. elmomonster Mar 19, 2008 12:53 PM

                  It's decent bar food... Some items are better than others. But all inadequacies seem to be forgotten in haze of Guinness stout.

                  http://www.ocweekly.com/food/feature-...

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                    janetms383 May 29, 2009 11:29 AM

                    E - was out in Anaheim and next to the Honda Center there is a group of restaurants. Walked into Auld Irisher (?) Looked just like Auld Dubliner in the District... same restaurant? do you know?

                    1. re: janetms383
                      elmomonster Jun 1, 2009 03:02 PM

                      Janet,

                      Yep. They're part of the same chain. I think Irisher's newer by a few months.

                      www.monstermunching.com

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