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Courtney's Bar

24 Plunkett Street, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 2689
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a Lovely place. great atmosphere. very friendly and efficient brilliant music staff. but the toilet... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kinsale, Ireland
Great music

Lovely pub, great selection of beers. Music was very entertaining, two pigs down the front wouldn't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sean F
Waterford, Ireland
via mobile
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Courtneys is one of the oldest and most popular bars in Killarney, operating since 1891. Traditional, Old World specialising in music,craft beer and Irish Whiskey. "Wet House" only (i.E. No food) and generally television free barring major sporting events. Whiskey Tastings arranged by prior request.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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24 Plunkett Street, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 2689
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Reviewed 6 days ago

a Lovely place. great atmosphere. very friendly and efficient brilliant music staff. but the toilet we like something you would see 50 years ago with black mould all around the sink and the smell was foul. i can imagine what a tourist thinks of the...More

Thank TrishFogarty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely pub, great selection of beers. Music was very entertaining, two pigs down the front wouldn't even buy a drink. Pigs

Thank Sean F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wandered past this bar and decided to go in.... Compared to all the other bars touting for tourist business with some dodgy old crooners with bad voices and corny tunes, this bar was playing some quality traditional music. It's was a Thursday, so maybe you...More

Thank SailorMoonWindsor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in around 7pm for a drink and maybe supper. The place is dark, quaint and small. The doorway is really tiny with two narrow swinging half doors. Very interesting interior and a nice bar. Not many people in, but bar service seemed slow. Had...More

Thank Travelcrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Killarney is a busy town in the summer, with a big choice of pubs. Courtney's is a genuine traditional pub in the centre of the town. The staff are friendly and welcoming. There is a large choice of bottled beers and whiskeys. There is live...More

Thank Lennie26
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Been here a number of times when visiting Killarney. Good selection of craft and foreign beers, staff are very pleasant as well. Really enjoyable place for a drink

Thank Kerryman92
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Whenever I am in Killarney, I always stop off at Courtney's for a pint. In short, it is just a lovely spot - If I was a permanent resident in Killarney (maybe someday), it would be my spot - the local. The staff are lovely,...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

From the outside this pub didnt apeal to me or my partner but on walking inside it opened up and was lovely a irish band was playing the atmosphere was great friendly staff

Thank Jade P
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great cozy bar where you can buy 3 small glasses of beer if you can't make up your mind, or 4 whiskeys the same way. I did both along with a few other guys from my group. Great selection of beers including the local brewery...More

Thank Kez H
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Good selection of beer, nice service, clean, nice crowd. My boyfriend and I wished we had found this place earlier in our visit to Killarney.

Thank Prism11
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