John D. McGurk's Irish Pub

Pub, Beer Garden, Gastropub
$ $
1200 Russell Blvd (at 12th St.)
St Louis, MO 63104
(314) 776-8309
11:00am - 1:30am
11:00am - 1:30am
11:00am - 1:30am
11:00am - 1:30am
11:00am - 1:30am
11:00am - 1:30am
3:00pm - 12:00am



  • Ask for Mr. St. Louis
  • Watch out for the douche brigade.
  • Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. Clearly, this is a place to hoist a pint of Guinness. Slainte!
  • Voted Best Outdoor Dining by RFT Readers!
  • The fish and chips are amazing! Try them if you get the chance.
  • Kimi is the best server and she has huge t*ts!!
  • A St. Louis institution since 1978, John D. McGurk's Irish Pub and Garden in Soulard is known just as much for its food and beer as the traditional Irish music seven nights a week.
  • In addition to serving traditional Irish dishes, pub faire, and tasty beer, McGurk's regularly hosts touring Irish musicians who perform in the bar at night.
  • I like my drinks like I like my women TALL
  • Try a Magners Irish Cider. It's dangerously delicious.
  • You can't go wrong with fish and chips.
  • 2011 RFT Best of St. Louis Readers' Pick Winner - Best Outdoor Dining.
  • Bangers and potatoes are uhh mazzee ing!!
  • Eric makes the best brandy alexanders!
  • Drew loves making his famous chocolate martini!
  • Happy birthday, Meg!
  • Sit in the dark recesses of the pub and drink while everyone else dines in the sun.
  • Best. Summer. Patio.
  • Best patio in St. Louis! Inside is also great, especially when there's an Irish band playing.

Nearby places

816 Geyer Ave
1711 S 9th St (btwn Lafayette & Soulard)
2028 S 9th St (at Russell Ave.)