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Address: 52 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
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A traditional Irish bar with a homey atmosphere.

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always a good atmosphere here

great little pub, very quiet last Saturday Night, but still had good atmosphere. Music a little loud, but very good

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 September 2015
Mags M
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Limerick, Ireland
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Limerick, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

great little pub, very quiet last Saturday Night, but still had good atmosphere. Music a little loud, but very good

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Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

were told of this great bar by Tom Collins bar and it was ever so tasty this place a beautiful friendly service and the most devoted bar man and oh so friendly its gleaming inside and out and there was a wedding party also in there spotless and so busy its very big and if you go out of the... More 

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Thank Philomena F
Athlone, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015

This is a nice city centre pub - for almost six years they have had a poetry night every Wednesday night. I enjoyed taking part and heard a couple of very talented poets. A credit to all those who organise and attend the readings!

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Thank Gearoid O O
Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

Came here on a Friday night,it was quiet but lovely. A good pint had,its a lovely pub,renowned for its literary heritage,great pics on the wall. Passed it on next night,it was jam packed.

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Thank John O
Limerick, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015

Popular among the thespians of the city. It is a lovely pub with a nice atmosphere and plenty of character. It hosts alternative events like poetry readings ect which make it an enjoyable change from the usual ho hum.

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

The White House Bar was the first pub I visited when in Limerick and it became a firm favourite! This traditional Irish pub is so atmospheric both during the day and in the evenings and the staff that looked after us were absolutely superb. Thank you ladies and gents for looking after us as you added real value to our... More 

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Lido de Jesolo italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014

Every Wednesday night all year round at 9pm is a poetry night- you can read your own if you like plus a visiting poet highlights every week. Good entertainment in a pub which retains old world features- no TV. Compere Barney Sheehan must be seen and heard. Night rounds off with free finger food. Highly recommended. Friday nights have DJ... More 

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galway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2014

We were here before and after the Horslips gig last night. This is a gorgeous pub, a credit to Limerick city that places like this are still going. Very nice fresh beer, maybe a craft beer or two wouldn't go amiss but it might not be that type of pub. They brought out chips, dips and coctail sausages around 6pm... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2014

Recommended by taxi driver, all of whom were credit to limerick. The pub a traditional boozer one of oldest in limerick which was like someone's front room, it was packed with mature clientele enjoying the music and good beer. It has poetry nights and NO tele. It had lovely feel that finished off our stay.

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Thank Paul D
Limerick
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2013

I am one of the white house poets. I am there most Wednesday,s. It is a great night out for all you literary minded if you are thinking of visiting Limerick city. You can also bring your work to read or your favorite work to read. All are welcome..

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