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Address: The Bull Ring, off N. Main Street, Wexford, Ireland

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Great little pub

A great little pub in the centre of Wexford. Plenty of seating outside and across the road which is ideal when the sun shines!!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Gerard K
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Wexford, Ireland
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Wexford, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great little pub in the centre of Wexford. Plenty of seating outside and across the road which is ideal when the sun shines!!!

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Thank Gerard K
County Wexford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

A delightful pub with the feel of the local and a constant lively buzz .Ideal for watching the world go bye .

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Thank collette b
Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Ive had the pleasure of having a drink in this pub many times and i would recommend it to anyone visiting Wexford town it has great beer great crowd who use it and at night you have a good singer so its a great place to visit.

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Thank cfcian
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Came here after walking around Wexford. Nice quite bar to relax and have a drink in. Centrally located in the city so good launch point for a night out

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Thank cono9891
Wexford, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Its the only pub in Wexford that no matter what time you walk by there will be bodies in the window making the cold pints on display very tempting indeed. In warmer months they have tables right outside, and given its location you feel like you are sitting in the middle a street as cars and busy shopper whiz by... More 

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Thank alzybaby
Wexford, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

A bustling little pub in the heart of Wexford. Busy day and night. Serves a good pint and prompt bar men. In my opinion could shake the music up a little, every time I've been in its the same musician, he is quite good however. Owner Eddie very obliging.

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Thank irish61
County Kildare, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

walking by Heard some trad music, said we go in for one, that didn't happen we were made feel so welcome and lovely music we stayed for hours, lovely Guinness , great music,great little haven in the centre of town

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Thank tommy o
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

I went in this pub on a Sunday evening and was greeted with fantastic and well played live music. Typically Irish and very welcome and refreshing. The beer was great and the barman was very friendly. A great crowd and many new friends made. Go here it's great!

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Thank Kenneth G
Wexford, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

mackens situated in the Bull Ring, centre of wexford town. Its a good pub to go for the crack night or day, good friendly staff, worth a visit.

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wexford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Lovely spot in middle of wexford town, sit outside have quiet drink looking at market or pike man.. Centre of town querky little place with off licence oh yea its undertakers too. Must visit if your visiting ..

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