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The Snug Bar

Closed Now: 2:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 12:30 AM
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Best Bar in Athlone...

What a super pub! Amazing Bar staff, especially Pat and Mal, and the owners could not be nicer or... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nicki B
via mobile
Great pub

Staying in Athlone for work reasons and this spot was recommended to me. Met with few colleagues... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
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“live music”(11 reviews)
“great pub”(6 reviews)
2 Beer Gardens • Live Music• Live Sport • Barbeque’s• All types of Parties catered for• Guaranteed good time!The Snug bar is a traditional cosy warm Irish pub situated in Athlones Left Bank area. It's an ideal place to enjoy a pint and watch a match...more
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3 Fry Place, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 649 0971
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a super pub! Amazing Bar staff, especially Pat and Mal, and the owners could not be nicer or more approachable. Gillian the owner sat and talked to us for ages, gave us great recommendations for food that evenin. We just went in to watch...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nicki B
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Staying in Athlone for work reasons and this spot was recommended to me. Met with few colleagues, had pizza and few drinks. Very relaxed, comfortable and laid pack. Bar staff friendly and efficient. Will definitely be back

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BattyTrout
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Any bar when busy will be snug, but at The Snug, you'll treasure the experience. Talk to someone new, enjoy the live music, head out to the courtyard (less snug), but most importantly, try a signature cocktail. The magic that this bar can do with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Great time,only problem it was too short. Great friendly atmosphere and if you are lucky enough to be there on a music night....the best in town.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This is one of those pubs that you keep returning to, lovely staff, and they do a deal with the Italian restaurant next door, a pint and a pizza for €10, lovely atmosphere in this pub, we shall return

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Hands down the best place to go to in Athlone! Never disappoints!! Had a few last weekend with friends and had the best night out in a long time!! Staff are absolute legands! Music was outstanding! Gillian was very welcoming and even gave us tayto...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time at The Snug bar. The staff was amazing and very friendly! A must stop if in Athlone!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Missy3455
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Really great spot, good drinks, entertainment and nice staff. Thr bathrooms are a struggle to get to if in heels though but sure thats not a major flaw.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Go635011
Reviewed October 17, 2017

I recently visited this pub and is one of the most authetic pubs that i have been in.It feels like i am stepping back into the eighteenth century. Well worth popping around the corner from Athlone Castle.It is also near Seans Bar which is a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

We dropped in for a one and behold stayed the night. The barman (Felim) was fantastic with chat, help and just amazing bar service. the pizza and pint for €10 went down well with not just us but a lot in the bar that night....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from BattyTrout | Reviewed this property |
Yes live music from 10.30pm and dj in beer garden . Sounds like will be a good night