Skip to content

Ireland is renowned for its clubs: friendly, commonly vibrant, public houses where alcohol is served. Some have influenced musicians and looked like the background to works of literature, movies, songs, and tunes. The style and also format of the Irish pub is reproduced the world over.

Below, Marion McGarry goes over some of the more famous as well as iconic Irish pubs.

10. Tigh Neachtain's, Galway City

It was Developed by Tigh  Neachtain in 1894 and supplies good Guinness and over 100 bourbons.

Like any good Irish club, it is an old-world club with a poorly lit inside and opens fire, with cozy locations to rest at.

The bar has an online reputation for supporting regional social celebrations and teams as well as hosting routine standard songs sessions.

Location: 17 Cross Street Upper, Galway, H91 F9F7, Ireland

9. Matt Molloy's, Westport Town

This colourful Westport bar is possessed by Matt Molloy that belongs to the Chieftains, a worldwide well-known Irish band.

It has a standard interior with flagstone floors and also repainted wood-panelled wall surfaces with a cozy fire. It is a unique music place with a warm atmosphere.

Location: Bridge St, Cahernamart, Westport, Co. Mayo, Ireland

8. Mutton Lane Inn, Cork City

This little, however inviting pub near the renowned English Market is just one of Cork city's earliest.

Qualified by its distinctive mural and beer kegs on which to sit, this is a quiet, dark and candle-lit pub that lends itself to a discussion.

Location: 3 St Patrick's St, Mutton Ln, Centre, Cork, T12 RV07, Ireland

7. The Temple Bar, Dublin City

There is never a plain moment at Dublin's Holy place Bar. Positioned in the heart of Dublin's Holy place Bar district near the banks of the River Liffey, this brightly painted pub is beloved by travellers. It is always busy and dynamic, and site visitors can also attempt the conventional combo of oysters and Guinness below.

Location: 47/48 Temple Bar, Dublin D02 N725 Ireland

6. The Crown, Belfast City

One of Northern Ireland's ideal recognized bars, the Crown Liquor Drinkery, is one of the last Victorian gin palaces on the island. Most of all, it is noted for its lush design, in and out. There are some aspects common to the Irish pub interior in the form of cosy snugs, richly decorated ceilings, and a red sleek stone bar top.

The remainder is an example of Victorian luxury, with elaborate wood carving, polished brass, glass, iridescent ceramic tiles, and period gas lights, all at the elevation of style when refurbished in 1885. It all combines to develop a vivid atmosphere that is worth experiencing.

Location: 46 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA Northern Ireland

5. The Stag's Head, Dublin City

The Stag's Head is a site club in Dublin with an interior defined by the commonly urban Irish Victorian club.

The main area is a long, spacious space with a bar of brightened mahogany and walnut, with Connemara marble with a remarkably enhanced ceiling over.

Location: 1 Dame Ct, Dublin, D02 TW84, Ireland

4. The Brazen Head, Dublin City

The Brazen Head is not far from the Guinness brewery, which lies close by St. James' Gateway.

It is stated to be Ireland's earliest pub, going back to the 12th century. Although the building has changed a lot over the years, it has taken care of keeping an authentic Irish club feel: these days, it offers food and is a live music venue. Some customers throughout its lengthy background have consisted of Jonathon Swift, James Joyce, Daniel O'Connell, and Michael Collins.

Location: 20 Lower Bridge St, Usher's Quay, Dublin, D08 WC64, Ireland

3. Michael Flannery's Pub, Limerick City

Michael Flannery's is a famous Limerick club with its dynamic red shopfront, renowned for being an 'old fashioned pub'.

The front keeps its old shop from the bar's 'spirit grocer' days, and the comfy interior is all polished wood and dark corners with block, stone, and an oven.

Location: 17 Upper Denmark St, Limerick, V94 T9W3, Ireland

2. Brennan's Criterion, Bundoran, Co. Donegal

Brennan's Criterion Bar opened in 1900 as well as for years. It has been run by the senior siblings Patricia and the late Nan Brennan, who, together with the club, recently showed up in a nationwide marketing campaign for Guinness.

The interior is impressive: it's a lovely old house that's seemingly the home area of its owners. To encourage discussion, there is a strict ban on TVs, songs, and also swearing!

Location: 2-3 Main St, Drumacrin, Bundoran, Co. Donegal, F94 TR23, Ireland

1. Hargadon's, Sligo Town

Hargadon's started as a 'spirit grocer', a club that ran as a food store, in the 19th century. It's been crossed the years as well as currently consists of a dining establishment. Nonetheless, the original front bar stays gloriously untouched.

The wall surfaces are embellished with remarkably jagged shelves, substantial old whiskey jars, tea containers, spice drawers with a plethora of snugs, spaces as well as crannies. The older cooktop near the bench includes a comfy feel to the warm ambience.

Location: O'Connell St, Abbeyquarter North, Sligo, Ireland