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The Kerry Irish Pub

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Address: 331 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1001
Phone Number: +1 504-286-5862
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Jazz Weekend

This is a bar with a pool table. The bartender is gruf, but fun to talk to, Do not order a dring with an umbrella, because you might get asked to leave. Stop by for a drink wortyh... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 26, 2016
Jim M
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Manorville, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice little spot for a drink, not too crowded, not real cheap, ($5 draft, $8 whisky), claim to fame is live music, stop in when they have some performer that appeals to you.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Ireland many times and enjoy the pubs there. This ain't no Irish pub. Rude little bartender. Short pours of whisky in uncommonly small whisky glasses. 2 musicians but disappointing music.

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Thank Rich T
Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Sat out the rain here... Good music... Good beer... Good service! Great ambiance. Highly recommend if you are in the area!

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Manorville, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is a bar with a pool table. The bartender is gruf, but fun to talk to, Do not order a dring with an umbrella, because you might get asked to leave. Stop by for a drink wortyh the visit. take note of all the dollars on walls.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Reminded me of McGuire's in Pensacola with all the dollar bills hanging from the ceiling. They do serve half pints of Guiness which is nice. Couple TV's for sports lovers.

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Thank Nancy L
Memphis, TN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2016

We had a great time there Friday night. Medium sized crowd. Great music, cold beer, and none of the crazies from Bourbon. Planned to just stop in for one beer to get out of the cold, but ended up staying for several beers.

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Tulsa, OK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2016

Fantastic little place!! We found this delight totally by accident right after the Sugar Bowl Parade when we were walking back to our hotel. Wonderful atmosphere, terrific barkeep. Nonsmoking, nonvaping--extra treat!!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2015

The Kerry is a hole in the wall neighborhood Irish pub that makes you feel welcome the minute you step inside and sit at the bar surrounded by dollar bills posted on the wall. The bartender was witty and irreverent and kept a smile on my face and my Guinness glass filled. Many European travelers were visiting, which made for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

Very laid back time spent chatting with the friendly bartender over drinks. It was a nice alternative to the noisier places on Bourbon for this occasion. There was no music the night we visited, but they seem to have a good set up for bands.

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Thank ladytez
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2015

It is just a block away from The Quarter House Resort so I usually drop by when I am in New Orleans. It's a dive but I love it especially when they have musicians playing Irish music. Good place to get a pint of Guinness.

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