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O'Sullivan's Bar

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Chowder, Sandwiches, Pub
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Crookhaven | Skibberdeen, Crookhaven, Ireland
+353 (0)28 35319
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Today
11:00 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Late Night
Description: O'Sullivan's Bar is located in the heart of the scenic village of...
O'Sullivan's Bar is located in the heart of the scenic village of Crookhaven nestled in the Mizen Peninsula of West Cork. The family run bar which overlooks the beauty of Crookhaven harbour prides itself on its friendly atmosphere and great food & drink. Whether seated inside next to the cosy fire on a winter's day or relaxing in the summer sunshine on our tables next to the water, you can expect great friendly service and the finest chowder, soups and freshest range of sandwiches in West Cork.
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  • 48
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A must!

This bar has everything you need. Really unique photographs and ambience, lovely places to sit outside overlooking this gorgeous inlet. Friendly service and a award winning food with a really laid back vibe.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
LucyCork83
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Cork
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Cork
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

This bar has everything you need. Really unique photographs and ambience, lovely places to sit outside overlooking this gorgeous inlet. Friendly service and a award winning food with a really laid back vibe.

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Tralee, Ireland
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97 restaurant reviews
276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Had a quick seafood chowder here Pleasant staff and quick service Nice foreign currency notes display The chowder was only ok though Full of cheap haddock and little else

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Bayside
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Had lovely open face crab sannies and tea here on a damp spring afternoon. Grand service, and in the well stocked little market adjacent, my friend and I bought family members t shirts.

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venice
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Seafood Chowder is excellent - not my usual choice but it came highly recommended by my friends who are regulars and it was superb

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Annapolis, Maryland
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18 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

On our way to Mizen Head, we wandered into Crookhaven at lunch time and decided to try O'Sullivan's. Had a really nice chicken sandwich & soup, wife had a toasty & chowder, and we split a scone with cream & jam for dessert. All wonderful, fresh, and served with a smile. Fairly priced, too. Nothing to dislike about this place,... More 

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Boston
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Out driving on a cool, clear November day and found ourselves in Crookhaven. What a treat to walk into O'Sullivan's and get a good pint, wonderful chowder, and a seat by the fire. A bit later, over delicious sandwiches, we watched Ireland playing an international match and joined the crowd as we cheered them to victory. A warm welcome from... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Enjoyed salmon sandwiches and fruit crumble in the front of the bar. Good food and a buzzing atmosphere. A scan round the old photos on the bar wall tells you the people of Crookhaven had a tough time in the past. Now it is a place of leisure. I have not tried the alternatives in this little town but it... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Had the chowder and it was amazing. Also loved the location and will be back in the summer to enjoy the outdoor seating area!

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Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Love everything about this place, should go more often! Their food is great and they are open all year, which is a rarity around this part of the world.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Very friendly staff, comfortable venue, with pleasant views, but above all; extremely tasty food. Chowder was full of chunks of fish and hints of mushroom. Chorizo and kale soup was a lovely surprise. Desserts were excellent - perfect creme brulee and the crumble was just as it should be.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Crookhaven | Skibberdeen, Crookhaven, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Crookhaven
  • Phone Number: +353 (0)28 35319

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chowder, Sandwiches, Pub

Description

O'Sullivan's Bar is located in the heart of the scenic village of Crookhaven nestled in the Mizen Peninsula of West Cork. The family run bar which overlooks the beauty of Crookhaven harbour prides itself on its friendly atmosphere and great food & drink. Whether seated inside next to the cosy fire on a winter's day or relaxing in the summer sunshine on our tables next to the water, you can expect great friendly service and the finest chowder, soups and freshest range of sandwiches in West Cork.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:30 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?