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Abbey Theatre Irish Pub Rome

Via del Governo Vecchio, 51, 53, Rome, Italy
0039 066861341
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Ranked #1,611 of 8,451 Restaurants in Rome
Price range: $8 - $33
Cuisines: American, Irish, Italian, Pub
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The pub takes its name from the world renowned Irish National Theatre, which was founded by William Butler Yeats and Lady Gregory.Stage props and costumes from the storerooms of the Abbey Theatre have been used in the decor, giving the pub a very special atmosphere.The six fully air conditioned rooms of the pub are spread over two floors, and a huge range of Irish whiskeys, cocktails and long drinks are on offer, as well as Irish beers on tap including, of course, the famous Guinness.The Abbey Theatre offers irish, italian and international cuisine all day everyday. We are able to show all major sports throughout the pub on 14 TV screens. ( NFL, Premiership, Serie A, Rugby World Cup...). The pub has a happy hour during the daytime, live irish music every week, and free Wi-Fi.The pub also offers private parties or weddings. Our welcoming pub, is considered one of the best in the city and it is laid out in typical Irish style with lots of little rooms linked by narrow corridors.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The pub takes its name from the world renowned Irish National Theatre, which was founded by William Butler Yeats and Lady Gregory.Stage props and costumes from the storerooms of the Abbey Theatre have been used in the decor, giving the pub a very special atmosphere.The six fully air conditioned rooms of the pub are spread over two floors, and a huge range of Irish whiskeys, cocktails and long drinks are on offer, as well as Irish beers on tap including, of course, the famous Guinness.The Abbey Theatre offers irish, italian and international cuisine all day everyday. We are able to show all major sports throughout the pub on 14 TV screens. ( NFL, Premiership, Serie A, Rugby World Cup...). The pub has a happy hour during the daytime, live irish music every week, and free Wi-Fi.The pub also offers private parties or weddings. Our welcoming pub, is considered one of the best in the city and it is laid out in typical Irish style with lots of little rooms linked by narrow corridors.
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Naples, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

If in Rome during American football season, visit this Pub. They show American college football and NFL games. Great place to mingle with other American sports fans. They offer traditional Irish and American pub food. The quality is average, the price is average, but the atmosphere is excellent. You get everything you expect in most any American Sports Bar. A... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Good food, nice service and great atmosphere in this little irish pub in the earth of Rome! The decor is great, traditional just as an irish pub shoulde be. We had 2 irish breakfasts and 2 veggieburger both of which were very tasty, beer was nice too! Prices are reasonable, would definitely visit again. Not the best irish pub in... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

After a long day walking the streets and seeing the sights of the Eternal City, I highly recommend you cool off with a Harp, Guiness, or Magners at Abbey Theatre Irish Pub. The bartenders will quickly learn your name and make you feel right at home in the intimate environment that surrounds you with the classic pub mood of dark... More

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Launceston, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

found this pub really by accident on the way out for a walk and as i love really good beer ( im a brit) fell for a red killkenny that is and was loving every drop as the barman rick was a a great supplier of said red and a had a great manner making me and my wife very... More

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Dublin
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Something about us irish..no matter where we go we have to find an irish bar!the abbey was our third attempt and the only one with irish staff working there.would have happily stayed here all day if i could have!The banter betwern tanya and the owner was great fun..and its nice to have a cocktail with proper measures in it!recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

I have been in Rome for the past 5 nights, travelled here on my own from Australia. It was fantastic once I stumbled upon this neat pub. From the moment I walked in I felt at home. I was greeted my Michael who is the day manager. He was so friendly and had great banter. I stayed there for a... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

If it is just too hot outside on the cobblestones streets, pop into Abbey Theatre for a 5 euro draught pint in the cool a/c. It is refreshing and fun with big screen TVs and tasty bar food. It's a fairly big place with meandering rooms that can accommodate a group. The staff is friendly and service prompt. Have a... More

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Sacramento
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Nice English Pub near Piazza Navona. Friendly staff and good food. We had the mixed cheese plate and chicken wings, both of which were generous and very tasty.

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Went in to this lovely little pub to get away from the heat, excellent atmosphere, bar staff were friendly and always very helpful for directions, Rick was chatty and full of banter and was very helpful for directions to the Vatican, came back later for food and they had this great deal on tacos, nice place to drink in

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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Came here quite often because we were in Rome during the world cup games, and was here at least once a day to watch the games, great atmosphere, good service, nice pub!

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