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Wish we had more time to spend here!

We popped in for a whiskey while walking around Skibbereen on a warm summer afternoon, and we were... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Lovely friendly pub!

Spent a really enjoyable evening in this pub chatting to Colin, the owner, and a few locals. Good... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Holywood, United Kingdom
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16 Jul 2018
“Wish we had more time to spend here!”
10 Jul 2018
“Lovely friendly pub!”
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20 Bridge Street, Skibbereen, Ireland
+353 28 21161
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Reviewed 12 March 2015

I wanted to go to Baby Hannah's just down the road, but it was closed, so I ended up here, and I enjoyed my visit. It's a modern bar, with a real fire and tiled floor. The barman was friendly and helpful, and I have...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2018

stopped in for a few on a sunday evening. a real genuine irish pub that hasn't needed to update itself with the times. great friendly staff with musicians the night we were there. recomended

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

We popped in for a whiskey while walking around Skibbereen on a warm summer afternoon, and we were greeted by a very friendly bartender. We had a very pleasant visit with him as he juggled getting tasks done and waiting of a few other patrons....More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Spent a really enjoyable evening in this pub chatting to Colin, the owner, and a few locals. Good chat, great service and very welcoming.

Thank Sineadi0
Reviewed 3 April 2018

stayed in skibbereen for the easter week end,enjoyed the hospitality of the bars owner,everything that makes an irish pub the best in the world,great bar good craic

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

I have just returned from Skibbereen where my wife and I had a short break . Once again we visited Cahalane’s Bar and once again we loved the place. Colin and his staff go to great lengths to welcome all customers. When we returned on...More

Thank IainMCork
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We went there, because I wanted to play the fiddle in an open session. The band wasn't playing trad music, but the singer/guitarist Brian let me play a couple of tunes anyway and the band accompagnied me. The other guests seemed to like it was...More

Thank AKaD1981
Reviewed 8 March 2017

There's loads of good pubs around the area and this one I popped in for a Guinness after a bite to eat at the Eldon next door. Nice atmosphere that evening. I believe there is music some nights.

Thank Jimvin
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Cahalanes ended up being my local for my nights in Skibbereen. Good atmosphere, good beer and well priced. Music nights often, loads of locals and very friendly staff.

Thank John A
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The barman was very friendly and had lots of local knowledge. He sent us to the stone circle on our was to clonakilty.

Thank ksheehan01
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We visited this pub in January and received a nice welcome, both from customers and the bar tender. The bar is relaxing and very cozy, with a solid fuel stove. I had a couple of hot ports and my husband had Murphys, which was a...More

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