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Are you searching for a taste bud of Ireland in Abu Dhabi? Ireland may appear to be far away when you look on a worldwide guide, yet step foot inside any of Abu Dhabi's Irish bars and bars, and you'll immediately track down a similar well-known appeal as you would in the core of Dublin. And keeping in mind that the UAE capital and the Irish capital are entirely different regarding everything from the environment to culture, Abu Dhabi has a couple of marked areas of interest that permit you to enjoy the best of Irish bar custom without enduring a long stretch flight.

So whether you're Irish and searching for a piece of home around there or appreciate a decent quality bar with pints of the dark stuff in bounty, look at these top Irish bars in Abu Dhabi.


Quite possibly the most popular and best-adored Irish bars in Abu Dhabi – and the UAE – McGettigan's consistently attracted crowds. With one end to the other inclusion of the game each day, they are banging beats (and some chilli tunes). And a breaking women's night arrangement of three complimentary beverages with an introductory seminar on Mondays, punters will not be shy of craic (or companions) at McGettigan's. The Big Friday Roast early lunch likewise sees limitless refreshments for Dhs280 from 12.30 pm to 4 pm.


Location: Channel Street Al Raha Beach Hotel and Resort, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

3. PJ O'Reilly's

This Irish bar has been fulfilling Abu Dhabi occupants for over 27 years, and the famous scene gives no indications of easing back down yet. Having been delegated Time Out Abu Dhabi's best bar in the city 2019, it's revered by the two local people and occasion creators. With great worth beverages and quality bar grub, we love returning here consistently.


Location: Le Royal Meridien, Sheikh Khalifa Street - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

2. Fado

This calm Irish bar in Khalidiya checks a couple of crucial boxes. At Fado, you'll discover typical unrecorded music, cheerful hours with drinks around the Dhs23 mark and a bar grub menu that does the works of art well and has a couple of more refined dishes on it. It may not be pretty much as raved, probably as the other Irish bars around there, yet it does the work in case you're after a decent climate, modest beverages and a pleasant plate of chips.


Location: Oryx Hotel Corniche Road Zayed 1st Street, Khalidiya, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates

1. The Sportsman's Arms

Working out at Punch, The Room, or one of the numerous different rec centres at Zayed Sports City can work up a severe thirst (and craving). So we're generally appreciative that the Irish-American bar The Sportsman's Arms is a couple of steps away. The patio is a pleasure during the cooler months, and test night draws in groups from all through the city. The grilled dishes are likewise a sensation, so we suggest attempting the early open-air lunch during the cooler climate.


Location:  First Floor, International Tennis Centre - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates