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Charlie's Bar

Open Now: 12:30 PM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 12:30 PM - 12:30 AM
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Simply the best...

...spot of live music you may imagine if you like quality. Night after night great performers, some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Local bar with live music

Went on a Monday night to hear Hank Wedel and did not regret it! Small local pub with wonderful... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2018
Shelton, Connecticut
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“Simply the best...”
Nov 26, 2018
“Great Local bar with live music”
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+353 21 431 8342
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Reviewed 1 week ago

...spot of live music you may imagine if you like quality. Night after night great performers, some nights went magic. I surely recommend for a nice pint of stout and some guitar or bass or drum solos

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank nunon192
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Went on a Monday night to hear Hank Wedel and did not regret it! Small local pub with wonderful “regulars” who were very inviting to our group from the US! Hank (guitar) and Ray Barron (mandolin) were great! Enjoyed our evening immensely!!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank lisam833
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We went to go in El Fenix but heard the music and opted for Charlie’s bar instead. Good beer nice music and fabulous friendly atmosphere.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank bashbones
Reviewed February 12, 2018

we spent two nigths friday and Saturday in this little bar, its a great spot for the live music, if you like some Neil Young, spencer davis group, rolling stones, there are two very good bands that play here and provide great entertainment and no...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Tomvc1
Reviewed September 18, 2017

This is a small bar which hosts live music most nights and on Sunday afternoon. I went on a Friday evening and heard a great blues/rock band. I arrived about 9.30 and found the bar virtually empty. By the time the band started at 10.30...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank AberdeenM
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Decent pub, good chilled out music playing when we were there, def come back again as its a must when in cork

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Martin C
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Visited on Sunday afternoon. Was very quiet when first arrived but soon filled when the music started. Very enjoyable atmosphere with a really friendly landlady who came and had a chat with us although got the impression she doesn't take any nonsense. I thoroughly recommend...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Beacon426
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

My bf and I are from California and we visited Charlie's one night when we were staying in Cork. We'd just eaten dinner and were heading back to our place when we realized that we'd forgotten exactly where our place was... Charlie's was nearby and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank bcheezer
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Its legendary …. if you haven't been to Charlies .. the locals will wonder why .. the morning bar is great fun .. great atmosphere .. the sunday session is fantastic .. its an old school spit n sawdust bar .. with a tough as...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank SamanthaO1069
Reviewed August 1, 2016

was there last night and lynch mobs played, beatles, hendrix, dylan.... absouletly brillant, great venue for music and drinks,

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Patricia293
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