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O'Sullivan's Courthouse Pub

The Mall, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 2853
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Spontaneous visit to Dingle. An old time Local named Tommy sent us here. Found an energetic trio... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tim M
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Smithtown, New York
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Low ceiling and hot music

O Sullivan's courthouse pub. - nice pub with good music, strong drinks and low ceilings. My 6'3... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
RamblinJamie
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Orlando, Florida
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“every night” (27 reviews)
“great music” (57 reviews)
“trad music” (26 reviews)
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The Mall, Dingle, Ireland
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+353 66 915 2853
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"every night"
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"great music"
in 57 reviews
"trad music"
in 26 reviews
"low ceiling"
in 14 reviews
"watch your head"
in 6 reviews
"the owner"
in 23 reviews
"from texas"
in 4 reviews
"both nights"
in 7 reviews
"music starts"
in 5 reviews
"standing room"
in 3 reviews
"jam session"
in 4 reviews
"hear the music"
in 3 reviews
"talented musicians"
in 6 reviews
"spend an evening"
in 3 reviews
"b b"
in 11 reviews
"small place"
in 3 reviews
"visiting dingle"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spontaneous visit to Dingle. An old time Local named Tommy sent us here. Found an energetic trio of guitar player , banjo player and squeeze box player performing. One of the best I’ve heard. The squeeze box player was passionate appearing in his play. The...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

O Sullivan's courthouse pub. - nice pub with good music, strong drinks and low ceilings. My 6'3 friend couldn't stand up straight. We enjoyed it so much we went back after dinner and the music here was the best we heard all week. It wasn't...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Understand this venue has music every night. It is an interesting venue with the bar towards the front in an area of low beams which even moderately tall people need to be wary of. We were there on a Sunday when the music started at...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Just below Main St., on The Mall, you'll find this quaint little pub specializing in the best of traditional Irish music in Dingle. A work of caution to tall people. Watch the beam above the bar. I spent 4 nights in Dingle this October and...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited O’Sullivan’s a couple of nights in September. Wonderful spot with great music. Don’t know if they actually serve food but the drinks were nice and cold. People come here for the great music. I believe they have live music every...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Music in this pub was amazing! The best pub we've been to in Dingle but I've noticed that staff was charging musicians for their drinks???!!! It's not acceptable! Most people were sitting in this pub simply because of that great music so charging musicians for...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had a wonderful evening at this Pub. The music was outstanding and the locals were so friendly. Tommy and Sandra treated us to their rendition of Dublin Blues after learning we were from Texas and it was outstanding!

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

The Courthouse had the best music in Dingle and in fact any other location in Ireland. This is a place to enjoy excellent Trad music that happens to serve alcohol. Great music and friendly folks. Great way to spend an evening. We ended up there...More

Thank Art G
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

My wife and I went to O'Sullivan's on our first night in Dingle and had such a great time that we returned again the next night. On both occasions we found the staff to be warm and friendly and the music (starts at 9ish!) to...More

Thank James737456
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went here early to get good seats for the music. Unfortunately when the music started to play around 9:30 the visitors were talking so loudly we couldn't hear the music .

Thank Laurelaa
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kellyzemburski
9 June 2015|
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The children are allowed in as long as they behave themselves. It is a bar, not a playground
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