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The Island Live Music Bar

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Lovely

What can I say, lovely friendly staff, fab music. Rory Gallagher is no longer running the place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
322julieo
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Cork, Ireland
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Best Venue in the Old Town

Just back from a week in Puerto Del Carmen. Went to Electric Island twice during our stay. Live... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brian B
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Dublin, Ireland
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This was Voted Lanzarote's best Live Music Bar from 2013 to 2018 -- This was the Home of Rory & the island band from Donegal, Ireland. -- it CLOSED on sept 30th 2018.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle Tenerife | Old Town, 35510 Tias, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say, lovely friendly staff, fab music. Rory Gallagher is no longer running the place from what I've read, I never saw him anytime I was there, so last visit made no difference to me. Back again in June!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 322julieo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a week in Puerto Del Carmen. Went to Electric Island twice during our stay. Live band was fantastic. Irish guy from Cork on the drums had a great voice along with Spanish bass Guitarist. All 3 were fantastic craic and great energy....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best place in Lanzarote (in old town). Great venue, good drinks and the live music is just fantastic!! Spent a few nights in here and loved every minute. A must visit for Lanzarote!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dmorgan202
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

One sentence sums it up. Absolutely brilliant. Excellent music, great drinks at reasonable prices, good crowd, great hosting!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chelsea H
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We were in Lanzarote for 9 days, only home a week now and we were in The Island on 3 nights. Although we are regular visitors to PDC, we had never been in this spot before. The owner Rory Gallagher is the main live performer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Went on a sunday which was great as we found out that it was Rory's night to play. Excellent entertainment Rory is so talented. Drinks are not overpriced considering the entertainment. Gutted that the next time we go to PDC Rory wont be there. Big...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank shar48
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Having been meaning to visit this bar for 6 years now and not managing to go we finally had a meal in a harbour restaurant and i dragged my party in.We we're all glad of that because when the Island Bar claims to be the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve-Donnawatson
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic night, we sat in the front and enjoyed every minute of it! The power cuts just made the night even more hilarious! Well done to the band for carrying on. Hope you fixed your guitar ;)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jj1990
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Simple decor, does get very hot inside, so dress down. Great music and atmosphere. Drinks reasonable, best to get here early if you want seats, band played till 0100 and by then it was very busy. Enjoyable night.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank andreahex
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Went here 2 nights in a row it was brilliant was glad to see Rory before he moved home!very busy as usual everyone enjoying themselves beer was great my mrs got a baileys which was huge she was happy out.wish Rory and his family all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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liamdwyer73
August 19, 2018|
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Response from greg d | Reviewed this property |
yes kids are allowed but make sure you get there early to get a table, we went to see rory live but there was no seats left so we had to leave after a short while cause our young kids where sitting on the ground and the... More
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Lanzalovers16
August 9, 2018|
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Response from steve-smith13uk | Reviewed this property |
I understand that Albert and Pedro have bought the bar and will continue there.
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mrtango1970
August 3, 2018|
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Response from juliep16 | Reviewed this property |
No, can't book tables but get there about 8,30 pm and should get one ok
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