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D'Arcy's Pint

661 West Stanford Avenue, Springfield, IL - (217) 492-8800
A family-friendly pub specializing in over-the-top horseshoe sandwiches made with French fries, cheese sauce, and any or all kinds of meaty (and vegetabley) toppings.
92% Approval Rating (14 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Battered Portabella Mushrooms
Buffalo Horseshoe Sandwich
Horseshoe Sandwich
White Cheddar Cheese Nuggets
Pot Roast Sandwich
Chili (cup)

Highlighted Reviews

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Jim Ellison - Photos (3)
March 03, 2009
"This family-friendly Irish themed bar/restaurant has only been around since 1998 and moved to it’s new, bigger location in May of 2005. The place offers lots of good pub grub, but the thing to come for is a horseshoe sandwich, also known as a heart attack on a ..."   [Read More]
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Kerstin Brown
March 12, 2008
"Darcy's is about as close as you will find in a restaurant to getting an authentic horseshoe. They are great! My family has been in Springfield and the restaurant business since the late 1800's. My great-grandmother worked with the chef who invented the horseshoe at ..."   [Read More]
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Bill LeGallee
March 12, 2011
"Definitely worth stopping in if you're in the area, and not just for the crazily sinful horseshoe. They've got some great Irish and English beers on ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

661 West Stanford Avenue, Springfield, IL
(217) 492-8800

http://www.darcyspintonline.com/

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Lunch, Dinner
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:Yes
Alcohol Served:Yes
Outdoor Seating:No
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
The fried chicken in the Buffalo shoe is good and crisp and its cheese sauce is plenty gloppy. What a mighty meal! Note the abundance of blue cheese and red sauce in the ramekins on the plate.
"The fried chicken in the Buffalo shoe is good and crisp and its cheese sauce is plenty gloppy. What a mighty meal! Note the abundance of blue cheese and red sauce in the ramekins on the plate."
Michael Stern





Yet another variation of the popular Springfield specialty: the pork tenderloin horseshoe.
"Yet another variation of the popular Springfield specialty: the pork tenderloin horseshoe."
Cliff Strutz


An unusual horseshoe variation, topped with crumbled sausage, green onions, and tomatoes.
"An unusual horseshoe variation, topped with crumbled sausage, green onions, and tomatoes."
Michael Stern


Springfield, Illinois, likes to think of itself as America's chili capital. While nothing like the chili of the Southwest or, for that matter, of Cincinnati or Green Bay, Wisconsin, this stuff is a satisfying meaty stew.
"Springfield, Illinois, likes to think of itself as America's chili capital. While nothing like the chili of the Southwest or, for that matter, of Cincinnati or Green Bay, Wisconsin, this stuff is a satisfying meaty stew."
Michael Stern


Buffalo horseshoe sandwich (to go).
"Buffalo horseshoe sandwich (to go)."
Jim Ellison


This is the place.
"This is the place."
Jim Ellison


D'Arcy's sign.
"D'Arcy's sign."
Jim Ellison


It was a foggy, cold February evening when I found D'Arcy's Pint -- an ideal time and climate for digging into horseshoe sandwiches.
"It was a foggy, cold February evening when I found D'Arcy's Pint -- an ideal time and climate for digging into horseshoe sandwiches."
Michael Stern



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