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Gweedore Bar

61 Waterloo Street | 61 Waterloo Street, BT48 6HD, Derry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, Derry BT48 6HD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7137 2138
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Friendly enough bar

One of a number of bars on and around Waterloo Street. Was some life music playing on stage as part... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lambretta101
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Gourock, United Kingdom
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Classy Bar

Very different from its neighboring Peadar's in that it's for a much younger crowd and more modern... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
Waa7
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
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Nov 25, 2017
“Fun and Comfy Bar”
1 week ago
“Friendly enough bar”
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Hours Today: 11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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61 Waterloo Street | 61 Waterloo Street, BT48 6HD, Derry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, Derry BT48 6HD, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of a number of bars on and around Waterloo Street. Was some life music playing on stage as part of the Jazz Festival. Low lighting, usual beers and spirits and pleasant enough bar.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Very different from its neighboring Peadar's in that it's for a much younger crowd and more modern bar. Music was very good on the night. Wide open bar and very stylish inside. Band plays in their own space so every seat bar a few is...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This is a fun and comfortable bar with friendly staff and entertaining live music. The only down side is the limited selection of beer.

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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The Gweedore is located in one of Derry's central streets and in one of the main nightlife street's in the city. It has recently been fully-renovated and is now a modern interior in an old bar. It's extremely popular with locals at weekends when it...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Had a good evening in this newly refurbed Bar . Entertainment was great and everywhere very clean. Staff very pleasent

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had the pleasure of being here on a busy Saturday night and although we had planned a quick visit before moving on we ended up staying. A good selection of drinks in clean and friendly surroundings. The music was excellent with a great selection...More

Thank Colin K
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

The Gweedore Bar is an institution in Derry. It has been around for a very long time a mixed crowd for sure but everyone gets along.It has a rep as one of the North West's most popular night spots for music lovers. A well deserved...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Hi all myself and my wife had a few drinks in this bar at the weekend great wee bar it was busting at the seams as they had a very good band playing live I would recommend going early as it was packed but we...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Visited this bar during a trip for the Jazz festival. There was about 15 of us and we were enjoying the music put on and the cheap drinks. However some of our group were smokers and the doorman continuously refused to let them re-enter the...More

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PeadarGweedore, Owner at Gweedore Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2016

Dear TripAdvisor member First of all let me thank you for visiting The Gweedore during the Jazz Festival . I'm sorry to hear that your group experienced a problem with one of the security staff . These staff are hired in from an outside agency...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

I have read other revuews about the entertainment and staff being great in this venue, but the venue itself being sub-standard and dirty. Sincr the beginning of the year 2016 the Gweedoor has undergone a complete refit and tens of thousands of pounds have been...More

Thank Niall D
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PeadarGweedore, Manager at Gweedore Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2016

Thanks for your review Niall . We're really pleased with how the renovations turned out after the effort we put in . I have to admit the bar was getting a bit shabby before the work .

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