Corcoran’s Grill & Pub
Location location location...right across from 2nd City. If not for that...no reason to go.
Bottomless mimosas were amazing!! For $13, you can’t beat it!
Great place to eat! Food was amazing and the drinks were also.
Despite the fact that we had reservations, the restaurant was not ready for us. When I told the young male server that we had a reservation for seven people, he went to the back of the place to find out what to do from a female server. He then tried to seat us at a table with high bar chairs, but I told him that that would not do since we were all senior citizens who would find that next to impossible. He again consulted with the female server, and she came up to me and said that if we did not want to sit there, we could try to find places outside, on our own, offering no help at all. When I asked what good making a reservation made, she said that the servers were not responsible for reservations, and that if I wanted to complain, she would give me the phone number of a manager and would explain how to contact him. We decided to squeeze into a booth in the bar area. The food was good; however, I had ordered steak quesadillas , but received chicken instead. They were okay, but not what I ordered. Overall, we survived the experience, but none of us would ever return.
Love this place been here twice to meet our son’s who live in the city for lunch with their girlfriends. Food and service is always great! Love the back area indoor outdoor eating!
What a fun Irish pub! The decor and food were authentic as far as I can tell. You can't get bangers and mash just anywhere. I had salmon with the most delicious vegetable mix, but mainly it seems a beer and sandwich kind of place. It was loud but not impossible to talk.
When subtitles were blocking the basket in a basketball game and a few tables including my own requested they be taken off we were told they couldn’t be. Other TVs (that we couldn’t see from our table) didn’t have subtitles though.
Server takes to long
Great location across from a Second City and nice seating further back. Wait staff was slow but otherwise we really enjoyed it
We had a fabulous dinner this past weekend whiles watching the Michigan State Spartans beat Michigan to take a share of the Big Ten title. From the minute we walked in, the manager and wait staff made sure we were taken care of. The food was amazing! Best fish and chips in the city. Pro tip: order a side of curry sauce to dip the fries into--you will thank me once you try it! Amazing wings, burgers, and corned beef. The crowd is great--some casual, some dressed up. You'll feel comfortable whether you're watching a game or having dinner before a show. I love this place!
Went to Corcorans with some bros for a classic bar dinner. The meal did not disappoint and I liked their cocktail menu.
Good place to stop for a Second City or Zaneys night. I liked the fish and chips. The tacos were good too. A little cold if you sit by the front door, but hey you just can't teach manners anymore, anywhere. That's not Corcoran's fault. The service was excellent.
When our party of 2 arrived, the hostess had the table already set and reserved for us. It was a lively Saturday night so the front half of the place was crowded and a bit too noisy for table talk so she moved us to the back half of the place which was much better. The flatbreads that we ordered were great and generous with the toppings. We had a great time before going to Second City. Highly recommend if you don't mind a chatty pub.
The food was fantastic, though no one came to seat us for twenty minutes, and it was really crowded. It may have just been a really bad day, and my fiancee and i might try it again in the future.
Great location for pre or post second city shows. Very reasonable pricing.
Turkey, Apple & Brie made with 3 slices of turkey roll was VERY DISAPPOINTING!!! 5 other meals were just ok. We were there about a year ago & food was really good! Not sure what changed, but we won’t bother trying again.
Visited the restaurant after making a reservation on OpenTable. I arrived and there is no one to greet patrons. Its a very noisy place filled with wall to wall television screens. When I finally tracked someone down to ask about my reservation the woman told me they had not turned on their reservation system.
She proceeded to look around the restaurant for a table and 5 minutes later told us there was nothing available and we would have to wait. When I asked how long she told me she didn't know but we would be next. Since we had theatre tickets we left the restaurant and would never go back.
It’s always a good sign when an Irish pub plays Irish music! I loved the decor and mood not to mention great food and service!
We had a large group and they were very accommodating . Great atmosphere and good music.
we had a 1:30 pm saturday afternoon reservation prior to a second city performance during the holidays. so many things could have gone wrong BUT nothing did. our party ranged in age from 22 years old to 65, we all enjoyed ourselves immensely. the service, food along with food and drink options met/exceeded our expectations. a few in our party were unfamiliar with corcoran's. We all will return.
We needed a place close to second city, and this was perfect. Friendly service and quality bar food.
The food, drinks and service were all good, we had a great experience.
Great service. Nice “pub” atmosphere
It was ok. The waitress was very sweet, but the place was super dark. The food was good. I got the mushroom flatbread and my friends both got burgers. We were all satisfied with our meal. It was a decent place, just very dark.
Food was good and server was really nice. Not much of an Irish atmosphere or pub feel. More nightclub in a sports bar. Not my thing, but may appeal to someone.
We were in town for a long weekend and had tix for Second City. We chose Corcoran's for its nearness to the theater. That's the only good thing I could say about it.
Typical Irish pub. Good for a few beers and an Irish dish.
FANTASTIC place. the best food in the area! BEST service. Josh, our waiter was wonderful. Everyone so friendly and accommodating. We were on vacation and ate most of our meals there. LOVE THIS PUB!!
Food was great! Service was amazing!
One of three of our meals was ok. The grilled cheese and tomato soup was good. The corned beef sandwich was bland and the flat bread was served cold. Waitress not the best. Overall, bad choice. Wish we would have chosen a different place.
The service was good, and the food was good as well, however, there were quite a few options that were out, but didn’t seem like it was communicated to the server. Which made things we didn’t actually order come out, so some food came out later.
Picked it because we had tickets for Second City across the street. Pretty average food and service.
Food and drinks were great once again...and Gemma made a great Old fashioned.
Food was excellent. Soup. Shepherd pie. Chicken wrap
Such a great place!!! Great food, drinks, and service!!! My husband and I had our first date there and the manager was so sweet wheb he heard this! Whether you're looking to grab a pint and some food or maybe meet someone cool, this is a great neighborhood place!
Great time, great place to meet friends for a drink or a bite! LIsa(Bartender) always friendly and provides GREAT service! And always has a smile on her face! Great food for an Irish pub. Not your standard “bar food”.
Fantastic service! Love their patio and back bar.
Very comfortable feel, like an old neighborhood hangout. The Irish ambiance seemed authentic, not pretentious. Food was very good on all accounts, particularly the fish and chips and the macaroni and cheese options. Service was attentive, and staff allowed us to be seated prior to our reservation time (since we were early). Overall, a very positive experience for these out-of-towners!
Took a while for someone to get to us but it was Sat nite and expected. We were in the restaurant and hostess explained the Beer Garden was hopping. Hostess was very nice and food was excellent.
Very lively for a Monday. Great food and drink specials. The waitress was a little slow at times to the point where we had to track her down for drinks, and she forgot our drinks a few times as well. Other than that, a really fun place with a great patio. We will go back.