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Mother Macs

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
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Great pub

Came here with some mates and the staff were great. Loved to have a chat and good ambience. Would... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Jacob S
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
via mobile
Fantastic environment!

Adam was a fantastic bartender. Truly served us with the best quality drinks I could have ever... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Shane D
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Mother Macs Public House has been described as a hidden Gem in the citys nightlife. It focuses on providing good quality beers in a relaxed and quirky environment. The bar doesn't take itself too seriously and this is reflected in the casual banter...more
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8 High St, Limerick V94 W8XF, Ireland
+353 61 414 900
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Came here with some mates and the staff were great. Loved to have a chat and good ambience. Would definitely recommend for anyone coming to limerick

1  Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Adam was a fantastic bartender. Truly served us with the best quality drinks I could have ever imagined. Recieved a warm foreign welcome.

1  Thank Shane D
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

In need of the toilet (too much information but hey) I popped in here and quickly chose a random item from the beer board. Came back from the "closetarium" all relieved and raring to go, and questioned my choice of 'Hell's Lager' eeek! However, a...More

1  Thank thevontrapps
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I have to give this place top marks. .great atmosphere. Great drinks and friendly owners who brought this pub back to life ...I highly recommend this place for a drink and chill out people ....

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

As an American visiting in Ireland, Mother Macs is by far the greatest bar I’ve ever been to abroad. Stacey is an absolute queen behind the bar, and the pub is always full of great characters. A must visit for sure!

2  Thank GusThor1010
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The title says it all! Fantastic place to go for a drink. Be it as a couple or with a group of friends. The staff are very knowledgeable in their range of craft beers (which is huge!) Cannot recommend this place enough. The place to...More

1  Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

I just have to say...no visit to Limerick would be complete without a visit here. Mainly, just to see and have a chat with Stacy. Seriously Matt and James....Stacy!!!!!

1  Thank Greg A
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Great old school bar with no TVs. The crowd is a nice blend of regulars and tourists. A huge selection of craft beers along with the old reliables available. Choice of seating at the bar, parlour or outdoor patio. If your passing through the market...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent choice of craft beer, and Irish whiskeys. The tasting flight was a great way to try all the craft beers on draught. Definitely worth a visit again

Thank James M
Reviewed 6 June 2018

In a corner of town with a lot of bars, Mother Mac's stands out. It's a lovely location and a smashing layout inside with a wide selection of beers, gins and whiskeys. The staff really make the place, no matter who's in there or what...More

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