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Address: Meetinghouse Street, Donegal Town, Ireland
Phone Number: 074-9725578
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A real Irish Pub

Good conversation! Good impromptu singsongs and a good pint! Great atmosphere! Great the people you'd meet there!

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 30, 2015
Sean D
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County Wicklow, Ireland
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County Wicklow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Good conversation! Good impromptu singsongs and a good pint! Great atmosphere! Great the people you'd meet there!

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Thank Sean D
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

very nice pub guisness amazing,staff friendly and nice and comfortable ,sat near the fire,music only Friday ,Tuesday,wednesday which I missed unfortunately,worth a visit

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Thank lorraine h
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Called into the Forge after reading reviews on here and it really is a gem of a pub. We started of visiting a few other pubs first just to try them with the intention of ending up at The Forge. We were not disappointed. We were greeted by the owner Joe and made to feel very welcome. The fire was... More 

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Thank angeandpaul1
Kingston, New Hampshire
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

While visiting Donegal we went to a couple of pubs but we finally found the Forge on our way home to our B&B and we are sure glad we did. The owner is a wonderful person that makes you feel right at home and very welcome. It is a beautiful pub with lots of interesting things to look at on... More 

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Thank Kingmoham
Cologne, Germany
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Donegal has a few nice Pubs but the Forge tops it all. Very local, good Drinks, live Music, nice talks to local People. We wanted to go there for one or two Guinness. At the end we couldn't count them anymore.

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1 Thank Marcus K
Sola Municipality, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

This place is a must! Run by a lovely family and has great atmosphere and superb guinness. Musicians Peter and John made sure we had a good time. Only regret that we didnt find it until our last day in Donegal.

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1 Thank BenteandWilly
Dunblane, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Dropped into the Forge on the recommendation of a waitress in Blas restaurant, it was a great recommendation, we found the owner all of the staff and locals to be very welcoming, listened to some fantastic young local musicians (not the usual tourist music either) and had a great time two nights running. We'll definitely visit the Forge again next... More 

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1 Thank IainMcR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

This is a great pub. Really cool inside and the rooms up stairs are great. Transport this pub to Shoreditch in London and it would be rammed every night of the week

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2 Thank Expatman1
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

The best Guiness in town! We had a great time after a long days walking in the countryside. Very cozy and good music. Hope to visit again. Best wishes from Cologne!

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1 Thank Anke Z
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Great pub great sing song loads of musical instruments behind the bar for customers to play. Best Guinness in the town wish I lived closer. Well worth a visit.

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