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A step back in time

Imagine walking into a Neighbors front room , equipped with a bar & that’s where you have found... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2018
Carrigaline, Ireland
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Cosy pub, just like being in a 1920s living room

This pub has become my local over the past two years. A lovely atmosphere. I am as much at ease... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Sile H
Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small, friendly and comfy. I would suggest going early to get a seat, staff are excellent. not wheelchair friendly as all upstairs

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Frank O
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

Imagine walking into a Neighbors front room , equipped with a bar & that’s where you have found yourself with the Hi Bi . It’s a Cosy bar with a great atmosphere on Oliver Plunkett street . It was particularly busy the night we visited...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Moog0_4
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Went here for a Guinness. And the Guinness IS good here. The owners encourage people to talk instead of having their faces buried in their mobile phones instagramming themselves. Mobile phones are actually banned which is quite liberating. On this damp Thursday evening the place...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

Popped in here for a couple of drinks while visiting the city. It was a thurs night and it wasn’t crowded but was fairly full, 20 people would put a good crowd in this place tho. There was one lady serving the bar and she...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SeosamhOC
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Enter at your peril. Once you're in it's hard to leave. No phones or TV. Just brilliant friendly staff. Good beer and talk. One of Cork's best pubs.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Gerald G
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Great little "dive" bar, where it was fun to talk with some of the locals. It is sort of like being in someone's living room, nice and cozy. They have a strict no cell phone policy, so if you have to talk or even text,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This pub has become my local over the past two years. A lovely atmosphere. I am as much at ease here reading a book on my own at the bar (as is usual) or chatting to the friendly regulars who like Ed, may spring into...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sile H
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Go to this wonderful pub often , great place to catch up and chat , no phones are allowed and the owner says talk to each other, Lovley it actually works everyone do talk to each other, Superb Staff Behind the counter , and Wonderful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Ladywills88
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We chose this bar as we were told phones are banned and it is a conversational bar. What a great evening, firstly a chap turned up with his guitar and started by singing happy birthday to a regular customer. Birthday cake was duly handed round...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank bashbones
Reviewed April 11, 2018

We were brought here by friends as the pub with a no phone and no TV policy was a must visit. Evidently the pint is good too - but that information was given as a sort of afterthought. Located at the top a flight of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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March 15, 2018|
Response from bashbones | Reviewed this property |
Wednesdays I think