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Traditional pub with friendly regulars and pleasant bar staff. Right in the centre of Beatles... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
pam b
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 20 July 2018
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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20 Mathew Street, Liverpool L2 6RE, England
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

Traditional pub with friendly regulars and pleasant bar staff. Right in the centre of Beatles Culture and near The Cavern. I used to live in Liverpool and just hearing the friendly banter makes me feel very nostalgic.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pam b
Reviewed 20 July 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 293neilk
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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank goldie999
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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Micheal H
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

Date of experience: December 2016
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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

Date of experience: August 2016
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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

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank SarahCorell
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

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank 293neilk
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

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Stephen K
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

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank jimwhin1
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