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Fitzpatrick's Bar

Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
+353 657074111
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Ranked #12 of 24 Restaurants in Doolin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Hotel Doolin's Fitzpartick's Bar, famous for it's traditional Irish music, lively sessions, thirst quenching pints and wholesome food is popular with both residents and locals alike. Fitzpatrick's Bar is as much a part of the vibrant experience of Doolin as it is of the hotel itself. With its polished panelling, natural stone and open fire it offers a calm and relaxed setting during the day while at night it transforms into a lively bar with entertainment. The Bar is split into two sections. Fitz's Snug is our cosy front bar with an open fire, ideal for relaxing with a cool pint whilst listening to our live Trad sessions.The much larger back bar is perfect for parties and live bands. There are a number of local and Irish beers available in Fitzpatrick's Bar including:•Eight Degree - Sunburnt Irish Red•Eight Degree - Knockmealdown porter•Eight Degree - Howling Gale Ale•Galway Hooker•Helvick Gold blonde Ale•Blackrock Irish Stout•Copper Coast Red Ale
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Dartmouth, Massachusetts, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 NEW

My husband and I visited Fitzpatrick's for lunch several times during February 2013 and absolutely fell in love with their roast sirloin and pork lunches. My mouth is watering just thinking of their Traditional Irish Stew. All lunches were served with a heaping helping of mashed potatoes (like my grandmother used to make them) and a vegetable. For about 12... More

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Centennial, CO
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

We wanted to see some traditional Irish music and this place had it! We enjoyed the entertainment while we ate and had an overall great time!

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Cos Cob, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

This is an atmospheric, delightful pub and restaurant. We ate at the bar and enjoyed the company of our warm and chatty bartender who served us the most delicious fish chowder we have ever eaten. We also highly recommend their wonderful short rib stew and generous bowl of local mussels and perfectly prepared french fries. The evening we were there,... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

Had dinner there twice - once a better and once a mix of seafood and steak. Both were very tasty and fresh. Veer nice and helpful service.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This pub wasn't as packed as another local pub. The bartender was Awesome. The food was excellent and the entertainment was what we expected. This was our spot for the two nights we spent in Doolin.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The good was really good and the atmosphere was great. However it was so overpriced compared to the neighbor pub which served better food for cheaper. If you do end up here and have a sweet tooth, get the sticky toffee pudding. Delicious. Burger was dry, but the mussels were good.

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Clifden, Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Nice place to end the evening. We enjoyed the relaxing time and the atmosphere. Service was good and prices reasonable.

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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

visited Fitzs several times during our weekend in Doolin. Excellent food at reasonable prices. great atmosphere in the evenings with entertainment by local musicians.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

If you are in Doolin, that's the pub you have to try. It's the only in town. A warm place, fulfilled with nice people.

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Sydney
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163 reviews 163 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

A great little pub, very popular with good Irish music. We arrived at 8.30 pm to find the bar almost full. A guitarist played and sang Irish tunes till 9.30 after which a 3 piece Irish band continued with lively music. Great atmosphere but service at the bar was a little slow. We had some light meals which came promptly... More

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