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An Bodhran Bar

42 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 0074
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Great bar on Oliver Plunkett street, lively, friendly, cheap and live music

One of two bars in Cork that we really enjoyed, great value for the beer and live entertainment and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve H
United Kingdom
Great atmosphere

It’s great craic to be here with your friends. They do quiz nights, play decent music and have... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sean H
via mobile
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“music venue” (2 reviews)
“live music” (4 reviews)
42 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 0074
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of two bars in Cork that we really enjoyed, great value for the beer and live entertainment and great atmosphere obviously enjoyed by locals and tourist alike!. Brilliant vaulted ceiling at the rear and an décor gives this place a really good look &...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s great craic to be here with your friends. They do quiz nights, play decent music and have really good prices on drinks and cocktails

Thank Sean H
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Went in on a Friday night for two drinks. The following night we went in and we didn't even order the barman had already to the bottles ready for us at the bar. Now thats service. Good atmosphere and surroundings.

Thank brian s
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had a great night here! good atmosphere, cheaper beers/drinks than in other pubs we've visited in Cork! A definite highlight, with a great jukebox!

Thank 86Bubs
Reviewed 31 October 2016

From a classic Irish pub, where you can enjoy a quiet drink, to a lively music venue, The Bodhran can be all of these things and more at the same time. It has it all. Great atmosphere, friendly staff, wide variety of customers and drinks,...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Visited with a group of friends on a Sunday night. Found the place to be lively and with a great atmosphere. the staff were very attentive and engaged with us a lot throughout the night which made for a pleasant night. Would recommend it if...More

Thank Shane C
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Had a couple of drinks here last Saturday night. This is one of the few pubs around that still feels like a real pub. Great pub atmosphere...we popped in for drinks before heading down to Counihans for live music. But I'm sure it would be...More

Thank GabrielleHearne
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I have been here multible times and it is my first place to go to in Cork for a night out with my local friends. Pubquiz nights are also good craic.

Thank sonicelec
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Good pint and friendly staff in the heart of Cork city.they don't do food.I would recommend this place.

Thank rebelsean77
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We visited on a midweek night, the bar was pleasantly full with a great crowd. The service was good and the local Irish band was excellent. A great nights venue

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