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O'Loclainn's Pub

R477, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
+335 65 7077006
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“whiskey bar” (11 reviews)
“hot whiskey” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
R477, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is excellent! A beautiful, traditional Irish pub with a really cosy, warm interior. The owner/bar lady was also really friendly and the Guinness is excellent. If you just want a drink, avoid the popular Monk's and go here instead.

Thank Tristan Peter G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best local pub in ballyvaughan - it only opens at 9pm abc closes much later. A good crowd here most nights so there is a great atmosphere and the music sessions are good

Thank brian1247
Reviewed 3 April 2018

A magical thing that happens when you walk through the doors of O'Lochlainn's...you seem to leave the cares of the world behind as you enter a parallel space where good conversation, interesting people, quality produce and wonderful service are the norm. You'll find yourself chatting...More

Thank WicklowSpike
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We were advised by our hotel staff that this was an excellent pub to go to The landlady was was exceptional extremely welcoming attentive and an excellent hostess.

Thank Roger A
Reviewed 28 March 2018

O'Loughlin's Pub is one of a kind . This pub not only serves a lot of Whiskeys it has a menu of the whiskeys advising the customer of their individual taste and flavours . The owners are perfect hosts . While speaking to the Landlord...More

Thank ownyourlifejg
Reviewed 22 January 2018

A spontaneous , warm welcome awaits you. Margaret and Carmel are so knowledgable about whiskey you are sure to be served one made just for your pallet. The patrons are delightful and you are sure to meet an interesting character or two.

Thank Marjorie B
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We arrived shortly after the bar opened, and it filled up quickly. The bartender was great, she quickly came up with delicious suggestions for us to drink while handling a very busy bar! Really enjoyed the atmosphere, everyone there was friendly and just talked to...More

Thank Nyki E
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived at opening at 20:00. It's a very small bar. To get a good seat for the music we had to get here when it opened. Choose from hundreds of whiskeys or have a Guinness or an Irish Coffee. The music is performed by...More

1  Thank Tonypose
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The atmosphere is great the staff are lovely and I would highly recommend for a traditional for not twee experience of Ireland

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 6 September 2017

No visit to Ballyvaughan is complete without a visit to O'Loclainn's pub - it's an Irish gem of a place offering a wonderful atmosphere where people actually talk to one another! Margaret the owner is a lovely friendly lady who will make you most welcome....More

Thank Richard N
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27 February 2017|
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Response from room965789 | Reviewed this property |
sorry do not know for sure but is seemed a friendly to all pub
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21 September 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R477, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Ballyvaughan
  • Phone Number: +335 65 7077006
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