Irish pubs are lively gathering spots, unlike stark Swedish pubs, where every table is occupied by Grim Reapers playing chess. Get a taste of the old country with this Groupon.
$12 for Two Drinks and One Appetizer (Up to $23 Value)
The menu features appetizers (up to a $10 value) such as reuben quesadillas, spinach-and-artichoke dip, and half-orders of irish nachos piled with pulled pork, cheese, and cilantro. Wash down bites of finger food with call drinks, wine, or on-tap beer (up to a $6.50 value each).
The Irish Pub
About 200 feet from the storied Milwaukee River, The Irish Pub's founding family emulates the Emerald Isle with an oak-topped bar and Irish paraphernalia. Brews served in 20-oz English pints such as Stella Artois and Guinness join cocktail fixings and wines behind the wood-inlay bar, where a chalkboard menu announces nightly specials and which waiters get detention. During the winter season, customers may also enjoy spiked hot caramel apple cider. The pub's kitchen whips up wings, half-pound burgers, salads, soups, plates of fish 'n' chips, and other quintessential comfort food, as well as corned beef sandwiches and curried-chicken-salad wraps. Flat-screen TVs dot the dining room's exposed brick walls, where they broadcast sports games and other major events.