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U2 Istanbul Irish Pub

Sehit Muhtar Mah. Bekar Sok. No: 21 | Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul 34435, Turkey
+90 212 243 40 45
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Irish pub Istanbul

The place is so small which I personally like, Irish Music and Awesome Irish beer. The bartender is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mostafa R
via mobile
Great service and conversation

I was there early before many people showed up, but Leo was a great host. It's just a little bar... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
BigTim78
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Burnaby, BC
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Irish pub istanbul, sports bar, GAA, live irish music, rugby, st patrick's day, live music, football, irish pub, six nations, gealic football, hurling, guinness, killkenny.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“turkey” (6 reviews)
“hikmet” (3 reviews)
“taxim” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sehit Muhtar Mah. Bekar Sok. No: 21 | Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul 34435, Turkey
Beyoglu
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+90 212 243 40 45
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place is so small which I personally like, Irish Music and Awesome Irish beer. The bartender is funny but if he doesn't like you he will literally kick you out but in a nice way. It's a different style for a pub but it...More

Thank mostafa R
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I was there early before many people showed up, but Leo was a great host. It's just a little bar, but he was very informative, telling me all about the area and the history of the bar and all the regulars who have become his...More

Thank BigTim78
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We came across this place by accident last year when looking for the Zubeyir Ocakbasi restaurant which is just across the road (excellent place). We never expected to see an Irish bar and actually prefer going to local places so wouldn't usually go into one....More

1  Thank JePaRo
Leo L, Sahibi at U2 Istanbul Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for your hearts.... Leo

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Will not be there for one more time, rude owner. He (Leo or Hikmet in real) wanted us to leave the bar before we finish our drinks.

Thank Korkmaz_13
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Hi everyone really if u are searching for real irsh pup and irsh beer u need go to visit u2 irsh pup Istanbul cause l wento another irsh pup they have only name but u2 real irsh pup and real irsh beer l hope I...More

1  Thank Adam K
Reviewed 18 March 2017

So we were stuck in Istanbul for the sixth week working on a project. Istanbul can get wearisome - same beer everywhere, same old food. And then we found a little bit of Ireland not far from Taksim Square. The place is small but quaint...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is such a lovely little bar, tucked down a back street in Taksim and you need to look carefully for it. Leo the landlord has a warm welcome for everyone, enjoys the craic, plays Irish requests and shows the sport. Walls littered with the...More

1  Thank sligo72
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We visited on a cold Saturday night in winter. The host, Leon, was there by himself and from the off he made us feel super welcome. The Guinness is excellent, creamy and easy to drink, just like at home in Ireland. Leon is a real...More

Thank Davidcosgrave
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Like everytime I come in U2, I feel like home with friends, I meet again or for new people, it's every night with the same joy

Thank Marc D
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came across this small pub located in Taxim after leaving a restaurant across the street. It was still early so it was only us and the owner, Leo. He is by far the coolest bar owner we have ever met! He...More

1  Thank Jennifer R
Leo L, Sahibi at U2 Istanbul Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

Thank you so much Jennifer. My places door always will be open for you .... Say hello to your boy friend ...... Leo

Nearby
Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
...More
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Response from Leo L | Property representative |
Hi Arthur, if you write to comment section (same interpretation) it will be useful information for my new costumers. Thank you for your heart. Leo
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5 October 2015|
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Response from lilywhite26 | Reviewed this property |
I would say so! All we had to do to get the game we wanted was ask Enjoy!
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Response from mcsoozie | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, wouldn't be able to tell you as I only ever drink white wine. Sorry again.
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