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O'Sullivan's Courthouse Pub

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Address: The Mall, Dingle, Ireland
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Had a fun evening listening to some great Trad music here. No food, but brought in a fantastic pizza from around the corner. Saw Seamus Bagley here. His ballads were good, but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a fun evening listening to some great Trad music here. No food, but brought in a fantastic pizza from around the corner. Saw Seamus Bagley here. His ballads were good, but as he got drunker and more lecherous I had to leave. The service in the pub was good. Seems to be a tourist bar, a few locals, but... More 

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Bognor Regis
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first time I have been into an Irish pub playing traditional music. It was packed out on a Wednesday night. The beer was great and the music was good too however I preferred O'Flaherty's a bit but I can't put my finger on why!!

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I prefer O'Flaherty's but O'Sullivan's is without question a great place to go for good drinks and great music. It is a cozy low-ceilinged intimate spot.

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Fresno, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a wonderful night here having some pints. The bartenders and live music were great! Highly recommended.

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Cincinnati
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in after dinner to enjoy a drink and some Irish music, and we weren't disappointed. The pub is small and gets crowded, but this was the best live music we heard during our week in Ireland.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and character in the place. Traditional music both nights we were there. Roof is below head height as u walk in gives the place a real old style feel

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Clinton, New Jersey
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

We tripped on this pub mid-week in March. How lucky we were. Music was fantastic and the atmosphere was to like and enjoy. I can imagine in season this place is mobbed. Friendly and worth a visit on a night in Dingle.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

We loved this pub, great music friendly people - just what you imagine of the welcoming atmosphere. We tried a different pub our second night in Dingle and didn't even have a drink, right back to O'Sullivan!!

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Dingle, Ireland
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

O'Sullivan's may be small but the craic is mighty. Arguably my favourite pub in Dingle and beyond, the live music is beyond compare. Very much a local place. Go!

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Lewes, Delaware
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

We loved this spot. The music was wonderful, the atmosphere was great, and the bartenders were really friendly. If you go, get there well before the music starts if you want to get a good seat. The place gets packed.

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