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Went in Saturday night with a group of friends .lively place good singer good atmosphere beer... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Martin F
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Friendly local pub

Had a couple of beers in "The Thirsty" with some locals, very friendly welcoming staff. Nicely... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
27 Nov 2018
“sat night visit”
17 Nov 2018
“Tries (not very hard) to be a trendy finance-sector bar”
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Salisbury House 38/40 Victoria Street, Douglas IM1 2LW
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

Really enjoyed the atmosphere in a busy, but comfortable bar. Singer was perfect for getting the crowd going, really funny as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank super kid g
Reviewed 17 November 2018

A converted old bank building, the bar itself often works well. Terry (one of the managers) is a real professional, the perfect bar man. His talent is wasted in this one though. The very worst aspect of this pub hits you when you go through...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christina K
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Me and 7 of my girl friends went into the thirsty pigeon for a few drinks and me and a friend went to bar to get a glass of water to try and pace our selves and then after the water we were gonna go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris R
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We were at the end of our trip and came across this great bar at lunch time. We had a couple of drinks and chatted with the locals. Lauren who was behind the bar was lovely she had such a great bubbly personality. We were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DeborahGB2016
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Went in 5nights in a row with 3mates for a couple of rounds, bar man who's name I think Was terry (we were always half cut by the time we got to the pigeon) remembered our drinks, had the second round ready when he saw...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SteveSmith3
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Went in Saturday night with a group of friends .lively place good singer good atmosphere beer not too bad

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Martin F
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great pub for the "craic" always packed and great fun. They even have a Bitcoin machine. Never a dull moment with the crowd in there.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Manxie1951
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Had a couple of beers in "The Thirsty" with some locals, very friendly welcoming staff. Nicely priced, good spot to watch sport - particularly if travelling on your own I'd say.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank lmigeoff
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I have visited the Thirsty Pigeon a couple of times on my trips to the Isle of Man and one thing we always receive is a warm welcome! I quite fancied a Mint Baileys when I last visited unfortunately the bar staff said they didn't...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank John G
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I'll start with a positive - packed and a lively atmosphere. However, staff behind bar atrocious when I visited. Are they trained at all? Busy pub means lots of people to serve( and money for the business). My experience was that staff more interested in...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Andyofboltonia W
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