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Great music bar

Visiting from Florida, found by accident, stopped in for a pint. Glad we found the place! James is... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Bradenton, Florida
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Fantastic atmosphere and friendly.

We visited a few times in our stay at Cork and it was brilliant. On one of our visits we met James... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Suzanne B
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26 South Main Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 6113
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Regular customer over last 3 years had many a good day and night there. Family and friends always enjoyed experience but on Sunday 23rd of Sept a family member was refused entry due to dress code by bar staff but on a Wed prior to...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Visiting from Florida, found by accident, stopped in for a pint. Glad we found the place! James is a great host, bought a cool t-shirt. Loads of memorbilia. Don't miss it!

Thank cruzforfun
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We visited a few times in our stay at Cork and it was brilliant. On one of our visits we met James and he was an absolute star.

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic such a great welcome Fab guy behind the bar first visit on Saturday night came back on Sunday for a cure felt so Good if living in cork or on a visit please find your way to this pub it's amazing

1  Thank avril h
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Located in heart of city - relaxed rock bar with Status Quo, Rory Gallagher memorabilia - main asset is the jukebox - great for a night out.

1  Thank chepaddy
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

A fantastic bar good service and great music highly recommend it. Just of Washington St on South Main St. No worries if you are solo.

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 10 June 2017

My husband & I stopped in for a drink on a recent visit. We were just in and the gentleman behind the bar put Rory Gallagher DVDs on the televisions - hubby in his element !! Fantastic memorabilia to see inc Quo, Thin Lizzy, Gary...More

1  Thank traveller281
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a place not to miss for rock fans when in Cork. An endless exploration of rock history, great owner and crew, great drinks and fantastic atmosphere.

1  Thank Lars A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This rock bar near the city center boasts wall fulls of Rock memorabilia, friendly staff and is very close to the historic barrack street area with an old fort and old cathedral (st Finbarrs)... excellent place!

1  Thank 624damiens
Reviewed 3 March 2017

A pub dedicated to rock & blues music, decorated with old records, concert tickets and paraphernalia. Never got a bad pint in here. Worth checking out.

1  Thank pcoughlan
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