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Fitzpatrick's Bar

Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
+353 65 707 4111
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“boxty” (8 reviews)
“mussels” (45 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Standout meal of quality! Phenomenal Doolin crab claws as a starter - don't miss them. WOW. Followed up with beautiful fish cakes and a steak. This pub has a great energy in the dining area and it's easy to see why it is so popular...More

Thank CazD
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The bar has good music, the restaurant has a lovely atmosphere. The service is quick and impatient. The chowder, bread and desserts were fantastic. The fish and chips were terrible. The fish over-fried and dry, the chips were not fresh and dry too - the...More

Thank ImagineFood
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying over the road and decided on this pub for dinner and drinks. Unfortunately, reservations cannot be made and we were told there would be a wait of 40 minutes in the dining room. Luckily, we managed to get a table in the...More

Thank Lucy W
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This Bar/Restaurant was sooo good the first night - we had to return the following night. Mussels, Crab Claws and Pork Ribs are to die for - well done to all the staff there. So enjoyed our nights, music was great too ...........10 out of...More

Thank _mariemacken
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Fitzpatrick's is literally across the road from our Guesthouse, Cullinan's Very good pub food and the traditional music was excellent. Two young children were with us and we had a great family experience..

Thank 97joconnor
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Busy place adjoining the Doolin Hotel. Great bar great service and very good food. Music of course was very good. Enjoyed our meals there and wait staff was really good.Longest wait for a table was 45 minutes but enjoyed the bar while we waited. Would...More

Thank jpc0398
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Really enjoyed a night in here. Had dinner in the restaurant first, really good steak. Then followed into the bar to listen to traditional music.

Thank ConorOLeary
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We are staying in the hotel attached to this bar and are SO GLAD we did that plus had dinner and drinks at this bar! Food was good, local ale was FANTASTIC, and trad music in the evening! No complaints at all--got us right in...More

Thank SarahAndBray77
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We ate here twice during our stay in Doolin. The first evening we were seated the restaurant part of the bar. My husband and I shared The Curragh seafood platter and we were unable to finish it, the kids even had some but there was...More

Thank MCB76
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Service was a little slow but food was decent and music was enjoyable. Irish red ale was excellent and Irish coffees were very good. Overall we had an enjoyable 2-3 hours here all for 65 euros!

Thank skyview2016
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30 August 2017|
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Response from ConorOLeary | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open all year.
30 May 2017|
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Response from Donal M | Property representative |
Hi there, no problem playing tunes in Fitz's Bar- you'd be very welcome- all the best- Dónal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 4111
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Hotel Doolin's Fitzpartick's Bar, famous for it's traditional Irish music, lively sessions, thirst quenching pints and wholesome food is popular with both residents and locals alike. Fitzpatrick's Bar is as much a part of the vibrant experience of Doolin as it is of the hotel itself. With its polished panelling, natural stone and open fire it offers a calm and relaxed setting during the day while at night it transforms into a lively bar with entertainment. The Bar is split into two sections. Fitz's Snug is our cosy front bar with an open fire, ideal for relaxing with a cool pint whilst listening to our live Trad sessions.The much larger back bar is perfect for parties and live bands. There are a number of local and Irish beers available in Fitzpatrick's Bar including:•Eight Degree - Sunburnt Irish Red•Eight Degree - Knockmealdown porter•Eight Degree - Howling Gale Ale•Galway Hooker•Helvick Gold blonde Ale•Blackrock Irish Stout•Copper Coast Red Ale
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