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Fionnbarra's Pub

#134 of 544 Places to Eat in Cork
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73 Douglas Street | Cork City, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 484 7543
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Cork, Ireland
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Bohemian atmosphere. Funky decor. Local artists work on view. Pretty good selection of draught craft beer and stout. Nice selection of gins. Also has beer garden- too cold out there for me but great for smokers. Busy in the evenings, Good buzz and fun with a group of friends.

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Thank Timothy M
County Cork, Ireland
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place go there at least 1 every week a bucket of soup and s sandwich only 5.50 unbelivable value good athmosphere

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Thank kellogs182
Germany
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This Pub is such a lovely place. It has the most chilled out atmosphere and friendly staff. It is also dog friendly in the outdoor heated and covered courtyard which is a big plus! Almost every time I've been here people are hanging out and there's at least one little pooch hanging around too! The pizzas here are great -... More 

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Thank Katie N
cork
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Have been going to Fionnbarras for years but starting to be put off by the fact that in recent weeks every time I've been in there they've put on very annoying hip-hop at ear splitting levels.Normally they have a pretty good music choice.

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Thank darkdubh
Cork, Ireland
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192 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Some places are cool and work hard at it. And then there are the places that are destined to be cool naturally. Fionnbarra's Pub falls into the latter category. Its naturally laid back atmosphere makes it a welcome den for all, not just the hipster brigade, although they are well represented too. I loved the atmosphere and would have given... More 

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4 Thank corkdave
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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695 reviews
499 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Located just behind Georges Quay in the city centre. Great vibe in place with an excellent beer garden - mismatched furniture but a great place on a sunny day.

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3 Thank chepaddy
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

I liked this place and its atmosphere. The beer garden is great and covered when needed. I would certainly recommend this place for a drink with friends

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2 Thank Vincent M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

The bar is impressively stocked. Massive gin selection , nice whiskey selection, nice selection of local and more popular beers ales and stouts. The bar is decorated in a traditional vs modern quirky style with little private fjord areas. The beer garden is the selling point. Vibrant coloured statues and tables , arm chairs and sofas! And most important for... More 

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2 Thank Tadhg W
Cork
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141 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

I've been going here for years. It's always been a good pub. The staff are friendly and they have a great selection of beers.

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Thank fugi08
Cork, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Fionnbarras is in a great area in the city and has an outdoor area with beaches that is an oasis on a sunday day in Cork City

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Douglas Street | Cork City, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 484 7543

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?