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Huge thank you!!

Stopped in for a quick drink when passing this evening around 5.30.the bar was quiet but v cosy and... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2019
Catherine E
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Wexford
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Great atmosphere

Great pub, great music and great staff. Couldn't recommend a better spot to enjoy a drink in... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2019
Emma B
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Courtneys is one of the oldest and most popular bars in Killarney, operating since 1891. Traditional, Old World specialising in music,craft beer and Irish Whiskey. "Wet House" only (i.E. No food) and generally television free barring major sporting...more
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24 Plunkett Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Gave the rating of 2 because pint was nice and bar lovely but the attitude of the bar woman last night Thursday 18th April. My colleague and I dropped in for a pint to the bar sat up and waited and waited until finally got...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick drink when passing this evening around 5.30.the bar was quiet but v cosy and comfy and we got a lovely window seat.only realised a few hours later that I left my handbag there when I left to go for dinner.went...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Courtney's B, Manager at Courtney's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

No problem Catherine, Ian was your barman and he also appreciates your acknowledgement...Cheers!

Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

Great pub, great music and great staff. Couldn't recommend a better spot to enjoy a drink in Killarney.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Emma B
Courtney's B, Manager at Courtney's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Thanks Emma, nice to know our efforts are appreciated☺!

Reviewed November 5, 2018

Good selection of beers, good music and atmosphere. Professional service and not a twee tourist trap of a pub. Will definitely return when next in Killarney

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Tim O’shea and band were playing at the front of the pub and they were great. Good atmosphere, you could get a seat and hear yourself talk, although it is a central and clearly popular pub. Friendly staff and clientele

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Courtney's Bar looks like a traditional Irish pub with lots of character. However, it serves a broad range of craft beers and an extensive range of whiskies. Several of the bar staff were knowledgeable about the different craft beers and happy to talk about them....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Courtney's B, Manager at Courtney's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Thanks for positive review Eugene, much appreciated!

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

I was here on Tuesday night fantastic quick service plenty of seats even though they place was busy The Traddies were the group and they were fantastic Travelling Soldier was the highlight You can actually have a conversation in this pub unlike others that blast...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shamrockgap
Courtney's B, Manager at Courtney's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for lovely review, we will get the Traddies back again!!

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Ian was a great bartender. Awesome music and atmosphere. We came back in the evening and we all had a great time.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mohofam
Courtney's B, Manager at Courtney's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for positive review, Ian is currently enjoying a well deserved break, call back next time!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Came here with a (tourist) group to listen to music and have a few drinks. Our ages ranged from 16-22 and we all had a great time.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank laurenpc123
Courtney's B, Manager at Courtney's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thanks for positive review Lauren, we appreciate it!

Reviewed August 3, 2018

I was last here before when the internet was just getting started and this pub frontage was painted bright yellow & lime green. Fantastic night singing in this bar with the husband and wife owners. Met an O'Connor from Firies and had lots of laughs....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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