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The Migrant Worker (An Spailpin Fanac)

27-29 South Main Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 7949
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Had a few drinks There this weekend as passing, always a great atmosphere there, the best of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joesull
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Traditional Irish Bar with the best beer served

It is a bit larger than other bars we visited and the bartender is not so friendly as usual but the... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2017
marinavolkovaserova
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27-29 South Main Street, Cork, Ireland
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+353 21 427 7949
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"irish pub"
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"live traditional music"
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"selection of beers"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a few drinks There this weekend as passing, always a great atmosphere there, the best of traditional music

Thank Joesull
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

It is a bit larger than other bars we visited and the bartender is not so friendly as usual but the atmosphere and the beer are may be the best in the country!

Thank marinavolkovaserova
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

Live irish music. Peat burning. Brick works. Old rusty advertissement. Nice pint of Beamish... Like in the travel brochure.

Thank JulliIceland
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Reviewed April 18, 2017

An Spailpin Fanac is a superb traditional Irish pub. The interior is pretty spacious and it's never been overcrowded the times we've been there. There are also lots of cosy nooks if you want something more secluded. The décor is very authentic and traditional and...More

Thank Michael J
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Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

I loved this pub! Good selection of beers, lovely atmosphere and absolutely amazing live traditional music... definitely worth to take a visit !

Thank giulia v
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Reviewed February 1, 2017

Went to a table quiz in aid of Pieta House on Saturday night last. Plenty of space and the quiz was well organised. Finger food was very good. Great venue to have fun in. This is a good music venue and has a stage for...More

Thank donbosco2014
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Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

The Spailpin Fanac is my fav pub in Cork. The have live music almost every night. It's never so loud that you can't understand your friends. It's a great place for bigger groups. The rooms are very spacious, but a lot of little nooks too....More

Thank Fitzbadger
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Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

This has got to be one of the best bars in Cork. Friendly staff, great beer, I think I counted 17 different drafts. And live music...

1  Thank Paddy G
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

I was here for a few drinks recently. I forgot how good a bit or trad music in an Irish pub could be. There was a great atmosphere here and I will definitely be returning again soon. The decor is typical of an real Irish...More

Thank Cork08123
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Great homely pub in Cork City. Great spot to meet friends for a chat great drink also good staff there.

Thank Dan R
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