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O'Sullivan's Courthouse Pub

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Wonderful Irish music spot

My host recommended this place and they were spot on. Quality Irish music. While busy, it's not... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lyrical Music Experience

The music was advertised as starting at 9ish - it was 9.40. Did that matter - no not really because... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris F
London, United Kingdom
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The Mall, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 2853
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My host recommended this place and they were spot on. Quality Irish music. While busy, it's not just a tourist spot. Lots of locals here too.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The music was advertised as starting at 9ish - it was 9.40. Did that matter - no not really because this a really comfortable place to be and the Guinness is particularly soothing! I sensed it was a thoughtful and informed audience. As was the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on a Wednesday evening when Tom O'Sullivan was playing. Crowded, but people made room and we had good conversation as well as hearing great music. Recommended

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to spend an evening! Small bar, but with fantastic music and a good selection of quality whiskeys and spirits, and some great local beers on tap. Absolutely worth a stop if there is music going!

Thank patn03
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Due to the fact this is not on Strand or Main St it is a hidden gem. One of the best places for music and atmosphere in Dingle. Do not miss for a late night pint with lots of seating unlike some other place.

Thank TWillerton
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Strolling through Dingle looking for a pub that fit our style we went in, and then out, of many of the “recommended” hot spots. This included the hip Dick Mack’s and Foxy Johns both cool with the younger folks but not our vibe. The more...More

Thank Chip-the-tourist
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We were in Dingle for 3 nights and went all 3 nights - heard really excellent traditional music, talked with many folks, enjoyed the beers. Rick Steves had recommended it so we stopped in - glad to have found it on our first night! This...More

1  Thank Travelers005
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Monday night after hearing the landlord Tommy O’Sullivan play at a folk concert. Brilliant to hear young trad musicians playing Irish music without the tv on in the background or other music. Just fab. Will defy recommend to anyone visiting Dingle...More

Thank jess1960
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Came here with the girlfriend on my final night in Dingle. We'd intended in going to a few places but just got settled in and when the duo started playing some wonderful Irish music, we couldn't leave! Good selection of beer (more than just Guinness)...More

Thank Al_Ward
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

While the pub is highly authentic and draws a large crowd of local music lovers , we felt entirely welcome . The duo was great , hospitality warm and the beer cold

Thank anne d
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9 June 2015|
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Response from Peter B |
The children are allowed in as long as they behave themselves. It is a bar, not a playground