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Sin E

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Can’t say enough

I recently took Americans colleagues here during their visit.. initially this was more for the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cork, Ireland
via mobile
Cozy and inviting

Don't be afraid to take a seat at the bar. It's small, but not cramped. Staff are generous and fun... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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8 Coburg Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 2266
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Great pub real homely feel great for 1 or 2 or all nighter bar well stocked and bar personnel are great would highly recommend a visited

3  Thank d_nalld
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Reviewed 6 April 2014

Dear all, This bar is nice, great live Irish folk music. But the owner is just so rude, he kicked us out after drinking lots and lots of beers (seriously, we are not slow drinkers), and we didn't order our next beer fast enough.  There...More

5  Thank Marein R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently took Americans colleagues here during their visit.. initially this was more for the tourist side of our evening, it’s being an irish bar, however we had a great time and stayed there till closing. Great live music mid week! Staff were so nice...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Don't be afraid to take a seat at the bar. It's small, but not cramped. Staff are generous and fun, and it has great mix of local and international beers. Highly recommended.

Thank 814cyrusk
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a cozy, friendly pub with good beer and some traditional music, and Sin E checked all the boxes. Definitely cozy, but we snagged a couple of stools. Staff and clientele were all very friendly, and the beer selection, including local brews...More

1  Thank Phil M
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I love this pub, great staff and always a friendly atmosphere for locals and tourists. Music varies from night to night. One night could be spanish guitar playing to a bit of irish trad. Wonderful bar. The music is on the ground floor but if...More

Thank clarad2013
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We travelled over from Wales and wanted to find a traditional non commercialised Irish pub that provided a good atmosphere for my fiancées birthday. We found this in abundance here, busy pub, we got there early and were lucky to get a seat, good beer,...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Our visit to Sin E was amazing. We walked in to live Irish music and a super friendly crowd. The owner of the pub, Brendan I believe, greeted us at our table, bought us a round and made us feel right at home traveling from...More

1  Thank Jamey B
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Cork recently and fell in love with Sin E. They have live traditional music here every evening and a warm, cosy atmosphere. There were always friendly locals chatting to us and a wide selection of drinks in the bar. Everything you need in...More

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oldreliableCork, Owner at Sin E, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Lozzac, Thank you for being part of our Pub, I’d say we can solve the problems of the whole world from those stools, Let us know the next time you are your friends are visiting and we will look after you, Benny.

Reviewed 25 September 2018

This place is the absolute nuts! Amazing range of beers, live music and a near perfect atmosphere. Stayed in Cork for three nights and went to Sin E every night.

Thank Richard L
oldreliableCork, Owner at Sin E, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

As the song goes, The next time I’ll see you will be down at the Greeks, There’ll be whiskey on Sunday and tears on our cheeks” Thank you for being part of our community, We will meet again, Benny.

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

. Definitely worth a visit. The atmosphere is great and it gives you an authentic feel for the city.

Thank PaulrSunderland
oldreliableCork, Owner at Sin E, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thank you Sir, Always good to see the boys from the Wearside on the banks of our own lovely Lee,we are delighted you joined us for the session. Benny.

Reviewed 15 September 2018

This place had been recommended for music. Dropped in for a drink after dinner on a friday night and the place was packed. Crowd was mostly locals but tourists were welcome and their was a broad cross section of nations. A group was playing Irish...More

Thank TravellingFalco
oldreliableCork, Owner at Sin E, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Falco was a great detective in fairness,and thank you indeed for taking the time to find us,we are off the beaten track but as the man said “the road less travelled” Thank you for your kind words and happy travelling,we will be here when you...More

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9 April 2018|
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Response from oldreliableCork | Property representative |
Yes,up to 6.30
Evelyn M
28 November 2016|
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Response from Conor L | Property representative |
Hi Evelyn, there will indeed! we don't have music from 21st - 27th, but it all kicks off again on the 28th (just in time!)