Whether you’re Irish or not, St. Patrick’s Day is a fun holiday to party with friends, drink green beer and eat tasty Irish food. Check out these great places in the Phoenix area to celebrate!
Kelly’s At SouthBridge
Looking for the perfect place to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? Unfortunately the holiday falls on a Monday this year…so why not celebrate ALL WEEKEND LONG at Kelly’s at Southbridge in Old Town Scottsdale?! Kelly’s is serving up two special Irish dishes for the occasion—Corn Beef & Cabbage ($12) and Bangers ‘n Mash ($16). And don’t forget, GREEN BEER! There will be DJs and live music throughout the weekend, including: Elvis Before Noon, DJ Pulse and Lee Perreira. For more information, visit kellysatsouthbridge.com.
The Shout House
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all weekend long at The Shout House! From March 14-17, enjoy $2 green beer and a $10 Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner special. On St. Paddy’s Day, leave the pot o’ gold at home. Take advantage of additional drink specials, including $3 Guinness and $6 Irish Car Bombs, plus no cover all evening. At The Shout House, two piano players/singers perform face-to-face at grand pianos playing a variety of music, from classic rock ‘n’ roll hits to today’s popular music. It’s an audience request driven show, so get in the spirit of the holiday by suggesting popular Irish drinking songs, such as Danny Boy, Irish Lullaby or Shipping Up to Boston. The Shout House is a 21-and-over venue, and it is located in the Westgate Entertainment District at 6770 Sunrise Blvd, Ste. 207, Glendale, Ariz. For more information or reservations, visit theshouthouse.com/az or call 623.772.1500.
RA Sushi Bar Restaurant
Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in the RA with all day beer, sake and cocktail specials starting at just $1! On Monday, March 17, from open to close, drink like the Irish at any Valley RA Sushi location. Toast to good luck with $1 green hot sake, $4 Jameson Irish Whiskey shots, $5 Melon Margaritas and Kirin/Kirin Light, or $6 Irish Car Bombs. If green drinks aren’t your thing, throughout the month of March, RA Sushi is also offering its signature Sea Monkey cocktail for only $6. This sweet and colorful martini is made with SKYY Raspberry vodka, Chambord and pineapple and cranberry juices.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all weekend long at McFadden’s from Saturday, March 15 through Monday March 17. On Saturday, doors open at 7am with a Paddy-O Watch party to cheer on thousands of runners in the Kiss Me I’m Irish Run. From 7-11am, specials include $1 Mimosas and Green Beer, $5 Bloody Marys and a Kiss Me I’m Irish brunch. At 9pm, “The Wildest St. Patrick’s Party” kicks off with lucky leprechauns and a make-your-own-green-bikini contest. On Sunday, McFadden’s opens at 11am and offers $3 Coors Light, $15 Coors Light buckets and 25 cent wings all day. On Monday at 9am, “The Wildest St. Patrick’s Day party” continues and is hosted by Verne Troyer (aka “Mini Me” from Austin Powers). From 9-11am, specials include $1 Mimosas and Green Beer, $5 Bloody Marys and a special St. Patrick’s Day brunch. From 3-6pm, enjoy happy hour from 3pm-6pm with half-off all appetizers and anything on-tap. At 6pm, McFadden’s will host an official Phoenix Coyotes watch party where Howler and the Paw Patrol will be on-hand to giveaway door prizes, including some autographed merchandise.
Calico Jack’s Cantina
Calico Jack’s Cantina is serving up all of your favorite Irish foods with a Mexican twist on Dia de San Patricio! Party revelers are invited to enjoy live entertainment and DJs all weekend long as well as Green Beer and Irish Ritas. On Saturday starting at 9am, specials include Green Eggs and Ham and $3 Mimosas and Green Beer. Starting at noon, enjoy Corned Beef and Cabbage Tacos, whiskey specials and live entertainment by the Kilted Spirit. On Sunday, there will be drink specials all day long, a DJ and a free poker tournament starting at 1pm along with beer pong and corn hole. On Monday, Calico Jack’s will open at 9am for St. Patrick’s Day festivities.
Hell’s Half Acre
Opening at noon on St. Patrick’s Day, enjoy $3 cans of Guinness & Murphy’s Irish Stout and $5 Jameson & Bushmills shots.
The Shout! House
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all weekend long from Saturday, March 15 through Monday, March 17 with $2 Green Beer (until it runs out) and a $10 Corn Beef and Cabbage special. On St. Patrick’s Day, enjoy complimentary cover when doors open at 7pm and the live pianos begin at 8pm. Partygoers can enjoy $2 Green Beer, $3 Guinness, $6 Irish Car Bombs and a $10 Corn Beef and Cabbage special.
Saddle Ranch Chop House
Offering no cover all day, Saddle Ranch is serving $5 Green Draft Beer, $14 Lucky Leprechaun carafes and their famous cotton candy for $8.99 that will be dyed green for the occasion.
The Yard House
Don’t reserve all of the St. Patrick’s Day fun for only one day. Enjoy The Yard House St. Patrick’s Menu from March 14-17 featuring such Irish favorites as Shepard’s Pie, Grilled Corned Beef Sandwiches and Corned Beef Brisket.
Margaritaville is serving up a special menu of Irish-inspired cocktails all day including $7.75 Shambrocker, $9.25 Irish Boat Drink, $7.25 Lucky Landshark Lager and $7.75 Off to See the Leprechaun Marg O’Rita.