Taking a trip to the pub is the best way to catch up on neighborhood gossip—even better than tapping neighbors' phone lines or getting into their homes under the guise of a phone-tapping-removal specialist. Get in the know with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
$36 for a Saturday night dinner and comedy package (up to a $72 total value)
- $40 worth of pub food for two
- Two comedy show tickets (up to a $16 value each)
$70 for a Saturday night dinner and comedy package (up to a $144 total value)
- $80 worth of pub food for four
- Four comedy show tickets (up to a $16 value each)
Diners choose anything on the menu of traditional pub fare, such as fish and chips ($19.99) and Amish chicken and rice ($19.99). For a more Celtic experience, the pub also serves an Irish trio of corned beef and cabbage, bangers and mash, and shepherd's pie ($22).
On Saturday nights, touring comedians get crowds laughing with routines that have graced the stages of Saturday Night Live and Comedy Central. Shows begin at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. in the Murphy Room and feature a different pair of performers every week.
Dubh Linn Irish Brew Pub
A tile on the floor inside Dubh Linh points the way to Dublin, warning that the journey is a long 4,657 miles. Despite that distance, locals needn’t travel at all to experience the energy of a real Irish pub. With house-brewed beers and tons of live entertainment, it’s not so hard imagine that just outside Dubh Linh’s doors lies its namesake city.
When creating the house’s beers, the brewmaster works in small batches, each of which makes about four to eight kegs’ worth of brew. To get your hands on a pint, you need only look to the wooden bar where each one resides. Spanning a variety of styles, the beers at any given time may include a citrusy double hop IPA, maple ale, a light peach radler, and a potato stout made from Idaho potatoes.
Alongside that labor of love, the kitchen plates a full menu of pub fare spiked with both Irish and local flavors. Fresh-smoked Lake Superior trout opens meals before diners move on to plates of tender corned beef and cabbage. Six unique wings platters require a choice between sauces such as Wexford buffalo and spicy garlic. Once stomachs are full, regular events keep the festivities going. Whether coming for trivia, free pool on game nights, or comedy shows, there’s something here for every taste.