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Sean's Bar

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Address: 13 Main Street, Athlone, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 90 649 2358
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10:30 am - 12:30 am
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Sun 12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 12:30 am

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What a lovely little pub had a drink in there, the atmosphere inside was brill 👍 it was full of tourists from all differ nationalities 😀

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

What a lovely little pub had a drink in there, the atmosphere inside was brill 👍 it was full of tourists from all differ nationalities 😀

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

A memory forever. I had the great luck to be taken here by an Irish cousin who is local. We sang with the band, helped by the Guinness. Check out the historic display on the wall. You are joining a vast history of pub-goers! Back to the 900s! Really? This spot should not be missed if you are in Athlone.

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Dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Great pub with brilliant atmosphere, really friendly staff and excellent live music. A must visit place

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Great bar great live music. Good time. A large crowd of us met here prior to a family wedding. The drink flowed and a good time was had by all

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Cathy M, Manager at Sean's Bar, responded to this review

Dear Beespoke10, Great to hear you enjoyed the music and drink.. thanks so much for your review. Hope to see you again shortly.. Timmy More 

Dublin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Great spot - great craic - great pint. A must when you are in Athlone. No concessions here - just a traditional pub, honest drinks and bar staff then enjoy their jobs .

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Cathy M, Manager at Sean's Bar, responded to this review

Hi Sinwoo Love to hear you enjoyed the pint and the craic.. yes we do love our jobs. Hope to see you soon Timmy More 

Carlow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Walked in to this tiny little pub we had to visit it been the oldest pub in Ireland such a lovely little pub with great history there bar staff was really friendly and there smoking area / beer garden was a big surprise as it was really big with a bar and its fully covered the also had a great... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Very busy on a Friday night and hot inside. At the front of the bar we had traditional live Irish music, a quiet middle section where you could chat with friends and a lively garden with music and karaoke. We sat right at the far back beer garden in a big family group, with push-the-button timed patio heaters and chatted... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

This is my favourite pub at home. If the front is full, and it usually is, pop down the back and see if the back room is free. Occasionally mad busy so I'll skip and head somewhere else, maybe the Palace Bar. You can frequently find trad performers plying their trade in the front.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Cosy traditional bar inside with beautiful beer garden and outdoor bar. Really big outdoor area which can be fully covered over if raining or cold. Amazing cocktails. Also Irelands oldest bar so worth a visit anyway.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Loved this place! Can't say enough about how great the bartenders and patrons of this tiny, little bar in the center of Athlone is! We had great drinks, memorable conversations with locals and an unforgettable, happy time here!

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