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W.J. South's Pub

4 Quinlan Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 56 131 8850
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It's an institution in Limerick

Having spent a lot of time in Limerick city as a child and this was the local my parent's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pms g
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New York City, New York
Great atmosphere

Beautiful decore. Can get crowded on matchdays. Friendly and professional service. They even have... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
Pania L
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Limerick, Ireland
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A popular pub with a friendly ambiance and great food.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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4 Quinlan Street, Limerick, Ireland
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+353 56 131 8850
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having spent a lot of time in Limerick city as a child and this was the local my parent's generation went to (the other being Wolfe Tone's up the road which was never in the same league, but if you're into dive bars, that's your...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful decore. Can get crowded on matchdays. Friendly and professional service. They even have decaf capochino during the day 😁

Thank Pania L
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

A beautiful and historic pub; a definite must visit for anyone after visiting the Frank McCourt Museum!

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Reviewed November 6, 2017

As it started to rain on my Limerick walk-about. I was pleased to find W.J. South's Pub after I left the nearby Frank McCourt museum. It was nice to have a few dry minutes and a glass of Guinness goodness in this friendly, pleasant pub....More

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

This was the nearest pub to our hotel so quickly became our local!..excellent staff and although we did not eat the lunchtime food looked very good...they do not serve dinner which seems the norm for a lot of pubs we visited ... if i was...More

Thank mike c
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Reviewed January 19, 2017

While visiting the Frank McCourt Museum, we learned that this pub was basically around the corner from the museum so we decided to go check it out. This of course is the pub that Frank took his first pint. We were there around the lunch...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

We had lunch in South's yet once again. There is a great atmosphere here. This pub is family run and what a great difference this makes. Our lunch was delightful; fresh tasty and plenty. I went for the steak which was freshly cooked as were...More

Thank Frank2510
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Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

We popped in here today (02 Jan) in the hope that they were doing food as most places weren't due to the bank holiday. The barman explained that they were just doing toasties which was perfect. He couldn't have been friendlier and was very accommodating....More

Thank Treacl32
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Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

I visited here with a man who has mobility difficulties and whilst there the staff were very good to us. They were helpful and inviting ti us. The food were very tasty and the staff were very friendly

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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I want today I am alone, but I don't fill alone, because ciaran who working in bar he give me good company, I really love this bar. One of the best bar in Limerick city.

Thank Amrit N
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Geraldine P
November 16, 2016|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Geraldine,unfortunately I don't have an answer to your question.From experience they only serve lunch around 12 - 2pm. Otherwise it's a tostie that's available only during the day. Regard's, Mike.
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