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Fitzpatrick's Bar

Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
+353 657074111
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Ranked #11 of 23 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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English first
Abilene, Texas
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88 reviews 88 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Straight out of a plot by "the Brain" of Pinky and the Brain, an insidious plan that if not to take over the world, to at least make beer lovers from all over the world come try a Dooliner, which, so far as I know, can only be found at Fitzpatrick's and a sister property in Claire County. Dooliner is,... More 

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Forfar, Angus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Set in true picture post card Ireland Fitzpatrick's Bar provides a truly memorable experience you'll never forget and long to repeat. The friendly atmosphere and traditional Irish Folk music is vibrant, brilliant and at times evocatively haunting that will move you beyond words. 'An Ríl Díl' was the local band who played when I was there and the lead singer... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Had a lovely meal there this evening. Even thought it was quiet and miserable outside the fire was lighting and there were a good few people in for dinner. The staff were a good laugh and very friendly and the food was amazing! Would recommend it to anyone

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to the Cliffs of Moher. The food was delicous - I would recommend the salmon!

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We stopped here during a journey to the Cliffs of Moher and we had a refreshing lunch. Good mashed potatoes, tasty baked darne of salmon and a crunchy roasted beef - and a very warming atmosphere. Highly recommended

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Carlow, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We had dinner here for 2 nights and food is good. Very busy pub as has a function room and caters for hotels and locals. Old dated pub could do with renovations. Welcomed and facilitated for meals.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We stayed at the hostel across the street and this was the topping on the cake. Getting to walk to and from after some great beers was perfect. The hostel was fantastic btw... The food, music, bar and staff were all awesome. We ordered fish cakes that were absolutely my favorite dish in Ireland. The music was very traditional Irish... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I was discussed to see recommendations for beer and Guinness on the food menues! It was something like" why not try this with a glass o guinness or something like that. The place does very well so they don't have to resort to that kind of noncense!!

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Dublin, Ireland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

After a long coastal walk and missing lunch - we just craved pub grub and fast! We were seated by the open fire, and it was far better than pub grub! It was really elegantly presented, and all tasted great! Very generous portions, and a fantastic atmosphere!

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Leesville, Louisiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This was one of our favorite places to eat,I believe we ate there 3 times, we had beer and cheese pairing, seafood tower, and of course there own beer, red, and yummy the Dooliner. I wish I could get it here in the states. Let's not forget the unforgettable music. The service was great

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Address: Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 657074111
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
Cuisine: European

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