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It was a lot of fun, good music and cheap prices. We danced all night and had a good time, great to... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
Gabriela A
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Cheap fun vibe

Popped into shamrock for a bevvie before steak, it was really lively in there but not so loud you... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2016
Jodie M
Brighton, United Kingdom
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Mar 29, 2018
“Designed to rip off tourists ”
Aug 17, 2017
The Shamrock is a bar/club in Recoleta, Buenos Aires. The bar opens from Mon- Fri from 18hr till late, Sat from 22hr. Happy hour every night till 00hr. Shamrock Basement club opens Thur from 00.00-05.30 and Fri-Sat from 01.00-06.45. Check out our...more
Rodriguez Pena, 1220, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4812-3584
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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Basically a robbery. They initially charged 250 pesos to get in, and we negotiated a lower price with the bouncers ... but it turns they aren't authorized to do that and charged our card the full price without our consent. We figured it must have...More

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shamrockBA, Manager at The Shamrock Bar & Basement Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

this is not a truthful or factual review. you were a party of four who came to shamrock last thursday night. you were explained to very clearly at door that the entrance fee was 250 pesos per person which includes 250 pesos credit for using...More

Reviewed August 17, 2017

It was a lot of fun, good music and cheap prices. We danced all night and had a good time, great to go with friends.

Thank Gabriela A
Reviewed December 8, 2016

I really like this place because it's the perfect size for a club. Not too big, not too small. The bar upstairs is nice too with some great happy hour deals. The sound is great and the people are generally nice. It's located in a...More

Thank stancit0
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

I'm from Ireland, I've been to Irish bars all over the world. This is not an Irish bar. It doesn't even have Guinness on the menu. No staff members were Irish, or spoke English. That said, this is more of a trendy bar with dance...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Popped into shamrock for a bevvie before steak, it was really lively in there but not so loud you couldn't chat. There was a mix of tourists and locals (although hard to tell obviously) I had a beer for 25 pesos which is really cheap!...More

Thank Jodie M
Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Hot music at the Basement, good deinks at the bar and best prices of buenos aires! Cool ambient with lots of tourists and argentinean chicks

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Reviewed March 30, 2013

Upon entering the Shamrock I wasnt offered any service for about 15-20 minutes. I decided to go up to the bar and sit, the service was fine after that. The prices are actually pretty decent, especially the happy hour. It might be a good spot...More

Thank Jonathon D
Reviewed March 21, 2013

Good nightlife scene. Nightclub downstairs. Drinks were expensive for BA, but probably average for nightclubs. Not typical Irish diddly Ay bar.

Thank stevefantana
Reviewed November 30, 2012

This is the typical pub with uk acent but Also combines the local mood of Bs. As go on friday or saturday nights It's good to arrive around 10 pm

Thank David T
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Characterized by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighborhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
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