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O'Loclainn's Pub

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R477, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
+335 65 7077006
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“whiskey bar” (14 reviews)
“green spot” (5 reviews)
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R477, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot all you imagine a really Iirish bar could be and more dont miss it if in the region. Super range of whiskey great pint and fantastic service from Margaret Peter and Owen

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Throw back in time. So cozy and welcoming steeped with history. Ballyvaughan is a beautiful little town and this pub is one of its true assets. The ambiance, decor, the owner (fabulous) and the staff make the experience thoroughly enjoyable. A must on any travellers...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We went to O'Loclainn's after our wedding ceremony and we are so so happy we did! It probably the hidden gem of our whole trip to Ireland. Margaret and her daughter made our family and friends feel so truly welcome. The food, punch, cocktails were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Megan E
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Our evening visits to O’Loclainn’s Pub were a highlight of our 18 day trip. We went there every evening that we were in the Balllyvaughn area to cap off our day. It is a small space, but along with the outstanding selection of Irish whiskey,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Schmooglet
Reviewed 6 October 2018

I challenge you not to fall in love with the distinctively local, earthy, completely original proprietess and her huge selection of whiskeys. (I did, and I'm not even heterosexual.) Whatever you do, just don't ask about Stephen Spielberg's relationship to this place. It's supposed to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank DrakeBaer
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Great Whiskeys, great atmosphere! We stayed in Ballyvaughn for a fortnight and were there every night. Sometimes great music. Margret (the owner) is fantastic in getting people together for good talks.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Angelika69
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Had a weekend in Ballyvaughan with mates, so paid a visit on a Friday night. Received a great welcome from Margaret, the pub is small with great atmosphere no tv or music so great for real pub talk and putting the world to right. Good...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thomasq479
Reviewed 17 August 2018

If Whiskey, good pints and friendly service is required, then this is the place to be. No music, no TV, no gaming machines, just the magic of people doing what we do best, getting to share our stories over a pint, or one of the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank noelsteve
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Great little pub, very traditional and snug, maybe a little expensive? But very nice all the same. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aaron R
Reviewed 21 July 2018

This quaint little pub is a monument to whiskey! It came highly recommended by a local and did not disappoint. I had been told to have a Green Spot and thought it my kind of whiskey. Bar staff horrified when I asked for an ice...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Yvonne T
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Response from room965789 | Reviewed this property |
sorry do not know for sure but is seemed a friendly to all pub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R477, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Ballyvaughan
  • Phone Number: +335 65 7077006
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