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DeBarras Folk Club

55 Pearse Street, Clonakilty, Ireland
+353 23 883 3381
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Best night of our holiday

We were recommended to come as it was first time in Ireland, we wanted to listen to some... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Proper Traditional Pub - Great Music - Up Coming Guitar Festival

We live in East Cork but spend most of our weekends in Clonakilty as it is a fantastic town, great... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
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DeBarras is a third generation family run Traditional Irish Pub & restaurant famous the world over for its Folk Club & musical associations with Noel Redding (the jimi Hendrix Experience) & Christy Moore. Within its well worn walls you will find authentic musical memorabilia from all over the world.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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55 Pearse Street, Clonakilty, Ireland
+353 23 883 3381
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We were recommended to come as it was first time in Ireland, we wanted to listen to some traditional music. We were not disappointed it was truly the best of our whole 8 nights. In the end there were 10 musicians and 1 dog! If...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We live in East Cork but spend most of our weekends in Clonakilty as it is a fantastic town, great friendly people full of life and great sense of humour you are assured of a memorable trip if you visit this special town. If you...More

Thank Wellywoman
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I have often heard of here but for night time excellence in music, that was until recently. I must say this venue served the best toasted sandwich ever. Well done to all given I was under time pressure. I look forward to returning to relax...More

Thank Gerry P
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

If you want the craic with friendly attentive service and great music any day of the week then DeBarras is the place to go in Clon. The Guinness is superb and the simple food is fresh and tasty.

Thank Jason L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Love Debarra's and have been coming here for more than 30 years when we visit family in West Cork. It's like a walk into a musical history museum and the food and drink are truly stellar! Enjoy fresh seafood, soups and sandwiches with a great...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This pub has fantastic atmosphere, popped in for a drink, to be told there would be a good live band later that evening. Returned after dinner, so happy we did, the music was fantastic and the patrons even better.

Thank Helliebelly
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The trouble with actually visiting somewhere that is an international legend as a folk venue is that you can easily be disappointed... not so with De Barras in Clonakilty!! I visited on three nights while touring in SW Ireland and was pretty much overwhelmed by...More

Thank Queenscout
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch recently and ordered soup and the toasted special. The food was tasty and arrived fairly quickly. Staff were helpful and friendly. Had a lovely pint of beamish to wash it down. Great little folk bar. Would recommend to everone.

Thank Cork08123
Reviewed 7 October 2016

good bar food. great music venue in the night friendly staff situated in main street of pretty town of clonakilty

Thank Robin J
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We spent an enjoyable Tuesday evening here. Guinness was good and the pub was friendly with a great atmosphere. Some if the singers were excellent others good. but they played well together. I didn't initially notice a candle by the wash basin so supervise kids...More

Thank L M
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