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The Celtic House Irish Pub & Restaurant

RR - RRR, Irish,
2500 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA 22204-4408
+1 703-746-9644
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Irish, Pub, American, Vegetarian Friendly
2500 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA 22204-4408
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the potato & leek soup, fish & chips, fish tacos, & apple pie with vanilla ice cream. Great food, reasonable prices, & great service. Irish owner came & checked on us twice, which is rare these days.

Thank LauraEscanaba
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We were on a group bus trip when eating here. First of all the service was awesome. Best service by far on 8 day trip. The food was as good as the service. My husband and I got the fish and chips which was very...More

Thank Beckie38242
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The weather services had been predicting this amazing period of warm weather for at least a week, and this was one of the few restaurants on Columbia Pike to take notice. They welcomed me (and my dog) to dine on the patio. Tuesday night the...More

Thank Carmela C
Reviewed 3 February 2018

My husband chose this restaurant and I was skeptical, to say the least. That night the restaurant was on the quiet side and everyone seemed to be there to enjoy the food. Our two dishes came out blasting hot and filled with incredible flavor. My...More

Thank HurricaneFinley
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch today. It was nice to find easy parking directly in front of the restaurant. The restaurant has a great pub atmosphere, and wasn’t crowded at all. Plenty of empty seating, tables, booths and bar space open. Never saw anyone tending the...More

Thank majshanman
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Nice neighborhood feeling. Lively at the bar, usually with a soccer (er, “football”) game going on the TVs. Quieter on the restaurant side. Really eclectic crowd: families, singles, couples. The Irish owners always come by the table to see how you’re doing and remember you...More

Thank QuietTravelerInVA
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We had a late lunch at the Celtic House and it was fantastic. My husband said their bangers and mash was one of the best he ever had.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Best bar staff serving awesome drinks and food! Regular staff get to know you and your favorite drinks and dishes.

Thank Eugene G
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Came here for Sunday Brunch with my dad. We arrived at 1:00 PM, and the hostess informed us that the Sunday brunch buffet runs until 2:30 PM. They were showing about 5 different NFL games on television and the place was fairly busy, but not...More

Thank JBytor
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was my first visit to the restaurant. A friend and I went for dinner. I ordered the fish & chips and my friend ordered the reuben sandwich which was good. The fish & chips was average. The batter was too thick for me. I...More

Thank gone2ge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Brunch, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2500 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA 22204-4408
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-746-9644
  • E-mail
The Celtic House Irish Pub & Restaurant is the #1 Best Authentic Irish Pub and Restaurant in Arlington VA, Clarendon VA, Pentagon City VA, Crystal City VA and Washington D.C. We are the Premier taste of the town for Irish Cuisine and Drink according to the Real Google Search Engines, Specializing in Great Irish Food and Drinks, Great atmosphere and a friendly Staff. We aim to bring our journey back to the home of hospitality. With over 100 years of experience in the hospitality sector, both in the US and Ireland, between the Celtic House partners, we have no doubt that your time spent in our establishment will be truly memorable. The pub boasts a signature handmade solid oak bar, carrying a wide variety of Irish Whiskeys, Bourbons, Scotch's and more. The warm friendly environment carries through from the pub to the cozy restaurant which serves traditional Irish fare coupled with great land and sea entrees, complimented with tasty appetizers and delightful deserts.
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