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The Glass Onion Pub

20 Mathew Street, Liverpool L2 6RE, England
+44 151 236 6738
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Nice visit.

This is a great pub located on the always busy Mathew Street, it's a pub I always enjoy visiting as... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Neil K
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Friendly Pub,

I frequent this pub on Matthew Street the staff and customers are all very friendly and will give... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
goldie999
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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20 Mathew Street, Liverpool L2 6RE, England
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+44 151 236 6738
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"seating options"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great pub located on the always busy Mathew Street, it's a pub I always enjoy visiting as it's always busy with a great atmosphere probably due the the cheap beer on offer. The pub itself is fine,it has a long narrow interior...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I frequent this pub on Matthew Street the staff and customers are all very friendly and will give advice to visitors to our wonderful city, the music is whatever you want just ask the staff, the beer and spirits are probably the cheapest in the...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Went to O'Briens bar, Mattew Street on a Saturday night in April 2017. I was with 3 friends (all in our early 40s) and we had had a few pints already that evening in other bars in the area but we were all coherent and...More

Thank MichealH76
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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Although listed on Tripadvisor as THE GLASS ONION PUB this pub is now called O'BRIEN'S PUB on Mathew Street and not to be confused with the pub of the same name on Slater Street. The pub is a proper locals pub,long and narrow with nice...More

1  Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Now called O'Brien's great pub Anthony and Christina made us feel so welcome popped in a couple of times great atmosphere can't wait to return on our next visit to Liverpool xx

Thank Louise O
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Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Definitely a locals style pub. Often groups of men stood outside smoking and leering which as a woman I would find a deterrent 6 of us (3 couples) popped in for a quick drink to start off our night. We were only staying for one...More

Thank SarahCorell
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Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

This pub used to be called THE GLASS ONION PUB but now goes under the name of O'BRIEN'S PUB ( not to be confused with the one on Slater Street ) and is a very lively local's bar on MATHEW STREET. We were on a...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

O brian's irish pub on Mathew street is a proper city centre local that was once called The Glass Onion.Located in the most touristy area of Liverpool City Centre right in the Cavern Quarter this is a no frills pub with a local clientele and...More

Thank Stephen K
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Reviewed 2 August 2015

Recently visited this pub with my wife and daughters the pub is now called O'Brien's pub, the Liverpool gay pride was on the day we visited.so the bars and pubs in the area were packed out. A PR from O'Brien's approached us and directed us...More

Thank jimwhin1
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Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

This is a great little local pub on Mathew street the main tourist street in Liverpool city centre.This pub is now called O brien's of Mathew street a long narrow pub 'bar on right side of the pub'full of locals and curious tourists.They have a...More

1  Thank Stephen K
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