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McDermott's Pub

Roadfoard, Doolin, Ireland
+ + 353 65 7074328
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Roadfoard, Doolin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great traditional Irish pub with loads of atmosphere and great food.Highly recommend a visit here,a delightful pub in a charming village .

Thank Sandy T
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great Irish pub with good food and entertainment. Enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere. Good friendly service.

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had not been here since 2013. Patsy and her staff (Carol, Michael and Kevin) all provided suberb service. This is alwas a Must do! We have been made to feel as part of a very large Family. I personally would like to thank Patsy...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had some great pub grub and stayed to enjoy some strong playing traditional music. Surprised by how much fun was there, considering it was a little off season at the begining of the week. Music starts around 9:30 pm. I think this pub had the...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic Irish pub in town that we were recommended to as THE place to go and catch traditional Irish music and we were so glad we did. The musicians were fantastic and the atmosphere was friendly and energetic and the people were...More

Thank Donotdisturb62
Reviewed 1 week ago

Joined my Customers for a meal and have to say it was excellent with great service - so good that I advised my American Customers to tip - something I never do in a pub. Unfortunately we did not stay for the music which is...More

1  Thank RichCotswoldChap
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was super ( if a little pricey ) and there is a nice atmosphere. Nice pint of Guinness and the staff were friendly very decent.

Thank 186621Johnm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant pub with excellent traditional music in the evenings. The food is fine, but I would be cautious if you have a food allergy or intolerance, as we found that the knowledge of staff was patchy to say the least. We had no trouble the...More

Thank RCMS123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Doolin and our B'n'B recommended this restaurant. Very cosy atmosphere where people shared tables which I thought was great. The drinks came quite quickly and the nice waiter took our order. Took quite a while for the food to arrive and our glasses...More

Thank zelrog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly hard working and attentive staff. Friendly atmosphere with great Irish music. Did not eat there and only stayed for a few pints and listen to the music. I would recommend this Pub to anyone. NOTE: This Pub is just a short distance (walkable) from...More

Thank jpc0398
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9 September 2017|
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Response from Anitra W | Reviewed this property |
Our family of 3 walked right in one day and had a little wait the second night. Didn't notice coach parties, just crowded because of the music.
Mary C
8 May 2016|
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Response from Bettyanne M | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Churchfield B&B. Maeve was a joy. I highly recommend it. Have a wonderful time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:01
11:00 - 00:01
11:00 - 00:01
11:00 - 00:01
11:00 - 00:01
11:00 - 00:01
11:00 - 00:01
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roadfoard, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: + + 353 65 7074328
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Traditional irish pub owned and run by the same family since 1876. Serving home cooked meals daily from march to november 1st. Groups catered for with reservations. Traditional irish music live every night all summer long. Come and join us!!
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