Macallan’s Public House

Chef Roman Jimenez’s modern but comforting pub cooking is just one upgrade that’s helping this young venue finally catch on in North County. Top-notch whiskey offerings and a killer Irish breakfast on Sundays also entice. Don’t miss the ridiculously authentic Irish coffee, or stop in for the very robust happy hour. Upscale vibe is a welcome switch from the usual timeworn pub conditions.

330 W. Birch St.

714-529-1224.

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