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“The best of all in Doolin by far”
Review of Fitzpatrick's Bar

Fitzpatrick's Bar
Ranked #9 of 24 Restaurants in Doolin
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: European
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Hotel Doolin's Fitzpartick's Bar, famous for it's traditional Irish music, lively sessions, thirst quenching pints and wholesome food is popular with both residents and locals alike. Fitzpatrick's Bar is as much a part of the vibrant experience of Doolin as it is of the hotel itself. With its polished panelling, natural stone and open fire it offers a calm and relaxed setting during the day while at night it transforms into a lively bar with entertainment. The Bar is split into two sections. Fitz's Snug is our cosy front bar with an open fire, ideal for relaxing with a cool pint whilst listening to our live Trad sessions.The much larger back bar is perfect for parties and live bands. There are a number of local and Irish beers available in Fitzpatrick's Bar including:•Eight Degree - Sunburnt Irish Red•Eight Degree - Knockmealdown porter•Eight Degree - Howling Gale Ale•Galway Hooker•Helvick Gold blonde Ale•Blackrock Irish Stout•Copper Coast Red Ale
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Our visit here was for a drink only which we regretted badly. The food looked superb and it was recommended by a friend. As we were a little late going out we ate in another place which was not great. This bar was great. Quality traditional music of the original variety and a huge mix of people from all over the world, a very good spot to visit. The beer was excellent and included some craft beers on draught that were of great interest to me! The bar staff and waitresses were very well trained and mannered and it showed from the start. It is so true that if you put in the effort you will see the difference and the owners here obviously know how to make a success of the business. I would suggest that anyone visiting Doolin should visit here for at least 1 night and see for yourself.

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Thank Paul S
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Reviewed July 31, 2013

myself and my boyfriend were staying in the campsite across the road so this became our local for a couple of days ,lovely atmosphere in the place live music every night and very pleasent staff . we had dinner a couple of nights food very tasty and they served till late with food which i enjoyed . i found it very reasonable price, wise menu small but enough options . boyfriend is english and loves ale / beer hes never found a nice one till now dooliner bee,r he was in heaven !!crab claws were amazing and sause on mussels to die for .
we were having a couple of drinks during the day when coaches arrived i thought the food looked very tasty and prices from 10-15 euro for carvey , although we didnt eat that i saw only empty plates heading back in !!

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Reviewed July 28, 2013

My mother, my daughter and myself all enjoyed the candle light atmosphere as all ages enjoyed the live nightly music.

Thank Beth_Miami
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Reviewed July 26, 2013 via mobile

The food was excellent. We had a selection from the bar menu and the specials board. All were very tasty and well presented. The dishes on the children's menu were very good too.

I would recommend the Dooliner Beer - very good local ale.

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Thank Smitchell97
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Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

The first time we tried to eat here the place was packed and had to eat elsewhere. We came back the following day earlier in the evening and was able to get a table.

The food was definitely worth the wait! We had the chicken Kiev, chicken curry, fish pie and a kids cheeseburger. All were excellent, great value for money!

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