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My special place

I know the Thatch since I was a child I visited bit when it was a small grocery / pub Nothing has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rossie1938
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Bray, Ireland
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A GEM run by a welcoming and musically talented landlord- that's a rarity, even in Ireland!

Our second visit to the Thatch and not disappointed with the welcome from owner Gene Anderson... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
highexpectations2018
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Shannon, Ireland
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1 week ago
“My special place”
5 Jun 2018
“A GEM run by a welcoming and musically talented landlord- that's a rarity, even in Ireland!”
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Elphin Road, Carrick, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I know the Thatch since I was a child I visited bit when it was a small grocery / pub Nothing has changed in the best part of my 80 years but it has greatly improved since those early days I hold it deeply in...More

Thank rossie1938
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Our second visit to the Thatch and not disappointed with the welcome from owner Gene Anderson. There are very few landlords like Gene and pubs like his beloved Thatch. A must if you are in the Carrick area

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Visited this amazing Irish pub this evening with friends and were warmly greeted by the owner Gene Anderson. The pub is filled with character ..... and characters!!! But all of the good kind!! Impromptu instrumentals and vocals by local patrons throughout the evening sharing Irish...More

2  Thank fmierke
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, friendly staff, top musicians. All round superb atmosphere, well worth a visit. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Authentic Irish pub filled with photographs and musical instruments. Musicians arrived throughout the evening and gave a truly excellent impromptu evening of music and song. The pub was comfortably packed, but the bar service was excellently dealt with by the host, Gene Anderson and his...More

Thank Fay C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is an authentic old pub, full of antiques and things of interest. They don't serve food, but they do keep a good pint of Guinness. The service is friendly and attentive, and the owner, Gene Anderson is witty and charming. Real Irish music is...More

Thank Dianne J
Reviewed 22 August 2014

This was even better than we had hoped. The owner Gene is a really lovely bloke - one in a million. We arrived at 13h00 hoping for lunch but the pub is only open in the evenings (not suprisingly given the time the music goes...More

1  Thank juliehorsfall
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We got there early but be warned, the music doesn't start til late, but at least this gave us a chance to chat to the landlord who told us lots of jokes, after he'd finished hiding the whoopee cushion (!) People started drifting in around...More

2  Thank billinlau
Reviewed 15 May 2014

You do not go to the Thatched Pub just for a drink. You could spend a pleasant time wandering through the building,viewing the old instruments, photos,printed stories and relics of Old Irish Countryside living.And then there is the "Craic" the music,the fun and banter amongst...More

1  Thank Kevinwombat
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