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Costigan's Pub

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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“The Real Deal”!

I think everyone fantasizes about the perfect irish pub. Costigan’s was all that and more. It has... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mlk1943
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Littleton, Massachusetts
Love this pub

Great atmosphere in the heart of the city. Often have live music and great service. This pub is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
J8503OCsharonh
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Cork, Ireland
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"Serving the people of cork since 1849" Costigan's Traditional Irish pub is without doubt one of Cork's oldest and finest pubs, nestled in the heart of Washington Street, Cork City. What began as a Fish Mongers, then became a coach house and years...more
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Classic House No 11 Washington Street, Cork T12 NHP1, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I think everyone fantasizes about the perfect irish pub. Costigan’s was all that and more. It has a long, cozy bar, enough nooks and crannies and snug seating areas, a tiny solarium for smokers, wooden beams, and great selection of all things alcoholic. We were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere in the heart of the city. Often have live music and great service. This pub is well worth a visit

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing selection of Irish whiskeys, local spirits and beers. Friendly, helpful and attentive staff. Great space to watch a match or have a drink with friends. Our bartender Colm was very knowledgeable, provided excellent recommendations from personal experiences and good suggestions for lunch and breakfast...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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colmc2014, Owner at Costigan's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kelly, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave this review.... I'm so delighted that ye called in. It made my night to have a bit of craic with ye and see now much ye enjoyed the whiskey and 1 gin. :) Hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love seafood and tried seafood chowder at a few places in Ireland, this was my fave one. Best hearty and delicious! Also, I wanted to eat some food that wasn’t Irish because I was getting a little bored with the same menu items so...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Mr. Barman for all your advises, our trip trough Irland was great! Best wishes, Ellen & Christian from the Farm in germany

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Hen D
colmc2014, Owner at Costigan's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Hen, Thanks for letting me know that the advice worked out .. a pleasure Mr Barman (colm)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were on a 10 day tour of Ireland which included a visit to Cork. Our hotel (The Kingsley Hotel) had a flyer in their lobby for Costigan's Pub so we decided to check it out!! This place did not disappoint at...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank RCMapp
colmc2014, Owner at Costigan's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi RC, Thanks so so much for this wonderful review, and a massive congrats on your 25th anniversary. We are trilled for ye and so that you had a great time with us ... partially with aileen. thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Costigan’s was a great base for us as it was close to our AirBnB and close to city centre! Aileen was so thoughtful and wrote down a number of ideas for us on our trip down to Dingle. Would definitely come back next time we’re...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Allie K
colmc2014, Owner at Costigan's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Allie, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a kind review. we are delighted you had such a good time and so is aileen. Thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I arrived into cork after a long flight from Australia and decided to explore the local area. We called into costigans for a beer and were immediately greeted with a lovely smile and a warm welcome. Aileen gave us loads of amazing...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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colmc2014, Owner at Costigan's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anne, Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit... I will be sure to let Aileen know about your kind words. Thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Costigans Pub is the best pub in Cork. Good music, good drinks and beautyfull barmans Ray and Ciaran. I ll come back.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JoweySr
colmc2014, Owner at Costigan's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jowey Thanks so much for your kind review... I'll be sure to let the lads know about your kind words. Thanks colm

Reviewed April 9, 2019

Just back from watching Munster v Cardiff Blues arranged to meet at Costigans on Saturday last had a great welcome when we arrived,, initially there was 4 of us then a further 6 arrived later we kicked off with a few Guinness then we needed...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank JAHENGIR
colmc2014, Owner at Costigan's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

HI jahengir, We woundnt change don't worry... thanks so much for you kind review.. we are delighted you enjoyed your visit and we are so proud of our mantra Thans colm

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