Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant

Bar, Eatery

1640 E Buena Vista Dr
Orlando, Florida, 32830-8491
United States

(407) 824-2222 | map
raglanroad.com

Notes:
PLACE STATS
Average:
4.02
Reviews:
10
Ratings:
14
pDev:
8.71%
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Rated by travelguy from Ohio

4.19/5  rDev +4.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Jan 11, 2020
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Reviewed by Perioddicals from Texas

4.01/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4
V - This is a really cool Irish Pub on the Disney World property. They claim to be the largest Irish Pub in the world and liked to tout that all the decor and woodwork was shipped from Ireland. I don't know about all those claims, but like most things at Disney, the decor was top-notch and it was a cool place to visit. My family visited during the week of St. Patrick's Day (we were there on the 16th), and they had a very lively set of performers including a band and dancers.

Q - The quality of this place was very good. Probably the most upscale pub I've been too. (Note: It was really really busy. We had a reservation, and I'm really glad we did, because the line to get in was ridiculous.)

S - The service was good, even on a really busy night. I'd say the service was on par with a nicer restaurant.

S - The selection was great. I ended up getting a flight of beers to try out a bunch. I'd recommend a flight unless you absolutely know what you want.

F - The food was really good as well. Food selection was more like a restaurant than a standard pub. Most Disney eateries are actually really good places to eat, and this one did not disappoint.
May 30, 2022
 
Rated: 4 by jschott75 from Illinois

Dec 19, 2019
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Reviewed by brewme from Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25
Went here once while vacationing in the area. This place is huge. It is on a Disney property, and the lines reflect that. Do not even think about eating there without reservations. Good craft beer selection, fun decorations & staff.
Aug 25, 2018
 
Rated: 4.59 by Pinkylives from Massachusetts

Jul 16, 2018
 
Rated: 4.24 by LisaPizza from Florida

Mar 06, 2018
 
Rated: 4.13 by ADKbeerguy from New York

Feb 11, 2018
 
Rated: 4.05 by sbuck from New Mexico

Oct 23, 2017
 
Rated: 3.96 by Satsuma from Florida

Feb 18, 2017
 
Rated: 3.66 by HeartofMiami from Florida

May 26, 2016
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Reviewed by IckyT2012 from Florida

3.93/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4
Best bar on Disney property, and one of the best beer lists (which doesn't say much, but still its not bad). But if you're coming here, its for the atmosphere. A very comfortable place to relax with outstanding live Irish music every night. Watch out for the Irish step-dancers, you might just fall in love.
Mar 16, 2016
 
Rated: 4.5 by IrishGermanAmerican from Texas

Jan 25, 2016
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Reviewed by ArchimedesSox from Georgia

4.89/5  rDev +21.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 5
V: Irish setting with live band and Irish tap dancers. Very entertaining but I could see where some patrons would consider the place too loud.

Q: Quality was excellent. Server brought us a sample of a smoothie they serve which was awesome. We were looking for something more filling so we ordered meals. Bread brought to table was great with a delicious dip of evoo and a stout reduction. Meals were superb and desert would make consider moving in.

S: Server was very knowledgable and made some excellent recommendations that we followed. Service could not have been better.

S: Selection was great. A variety of Irish food and beer. Beer selection I thought was really good, about 10 beers on tap, 4 Irish crafts, 4 Irish imports and and a couple American crafts. Several craft bottles available as well.

F: Probably the best part of this place. The server told us about the traditional Irish roast and shepards pie, so we gave them a shot. The were both excellent. The bread pudding desert was the best I've had.

My family and I have been to several of the resturants in Disney Springs and this was by far the best. It was pricy but so is everything else around there. At least at this place you leave full, satisfied and entertained.
Nov 07, 2015
 
Rated: 3.79 by BdM from Netherlands

Oct 28, 2015
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Reviewed by Retroman40 from Florida

3.83/5  rDev -4.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3 | food: 3.5
Raglan Road is an Irish themed restaurant in the Disney Springs area (formerly known as Downtown Disney). The place has both pros and cons. First, the place can hold over 700 people and often has a line to get a table. This results in what can only be described as a "dynamic" atmosphere. This is not a place for a quiet dinner. The place also has a rather large bar and while the beer selection is somewhat limited, there should be something for everyone. I had a flight of Irish beers (brewed at the site of Ireland's oldest brewery site (Smithwick's?). It consisted of an IPA, a red ale, a stout and a lager. They were all decent enough. The food was pretty good and the service excellent. Being Disney expect a lot of kids (they have live music as well as Irish dancers who pull kids on stage). The prices are not too bad, particularly by Disney standards. If the weather is decent they have a nice outdoor bar. Overall, this is a nice place to stop and grab a quick one (or two) if you happen to be wandering about Disney Springs.
Jun 18, 2015
 
Rated: 3.25 by WynnO from Florida

Sep 20, 2014
 
Rated: 3.5 by iTunesUpdates from Florida

Sep 11, 2014
 
Rated: 3.75 by FL_Chuck from Florida

Jun 28, 2014
 
Rated: 4.25 by sholland119 from Pennsylvania

Apr 10, 2014
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Reviewed by BMMillsy from Florida

3.51/5  rDev -12.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3 | food: 4
Stopped in on a visit recently for dinner. Fun atmosphere and decent food with surprisingly reasonable prices for being in Disney. A few decent selections like Two Hearted and Hopsecutioner. Seems like the best spot to stop for craft if in downtown Disney. The atmosphere was a bit much and so loud there was literally no possible way to make a visit social time. Just a bit ridiculous. Would get a much higher atmosphere if not for that. Food was solid. Worth a stop if you find yourself suffering through a Disney vacation.
Apr 04, 2014
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Reviewed by Chaney from District of Columbia

3.96/5  rDev -1.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4.5
I'll make this short and quick!

I'm a Disney fanatic, for sure!

Atmosphere: Cool, Irish vibe. Perfect location.

Service: About as good as it can be.

Selection: Last time we came here, they had Orlando Brewing stuff. This time: Terrapin. I'm fine with that.

Food: Great stuff. Order the nachos or the Scotch eggs.

Value: It's Downtown Disney. Enough said.
Aug 13, 2013
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Reviewed by FlemingVSKing from Florida

4.05/5  rDev +0.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 5
It's more of a restaurant but has a solid bar both in and out with a decent selection. It won't blow your socks off.

The plus side is that the entire area is fun. Park as far toward the west side as possible and just walk in.

There is Irish dancing in the bar from time to time and a reasonable selection of basically moderately flavored brews from stouts to ciders and a few in between.
Mar 18, 2013
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Reviewed by jjboesen from Maryland

4.2/5  rDev +4.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75
This is a sprawling Irish pub in Downtown Disney that happens to have a decent beer selection (for Disney), this being something other than lagers. There is the usual menu and a nice assortment of Irish entertainment included. They do offer plastic "to-go" cups for your beer. Check it out, anyway.
Mar 03, 2013
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Reviewed by SaCkErZ9 from South Carolina

3.96/5  rDev -1.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4
Located in Pleasure Island in Downtown Disney. Raglan Road is certainly an American twist on the standard "American Irish pub". The lighting is bright, the booths are comfortable, there is room to walk around an one doesn't feel confined and claustrophobic.

Gone are the boring wooden booths and terrible lighting. I prefer this type of Irish pub in America, since we are in America. The website says that most of the furnishings were made in Ireland, but they had me fooled.

Beer selection was filled with the typical UK macros such as Guinness, Harp, Bass, etc. The one bright spot was a delicious IPA, but I cannot remember the brewer.

A nice little stop when walking around with the family in Downtown Disney. I did not have any food. Like everything in Disney, this place is very pricey, but what else is new. Give it a try.
Jan 10, 2013
Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant in Orlando, FL
Place rating: 4.02 out of 5 with 24 ratings