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Abbot's Ale House

#164 of 515 Restaurants in Cork}
17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 7116
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you are looking for a nice drinking spot in Cork, slightly off St. Patrick St/Plunkett St.'s beaten track, this might be what you're looking for. Located in Devonshire St., very close to the Shandon area, the Abbott's Ale House was recommended by my tourist...More

Thank AnTeastalai
Reviewed 21 August 2017

In this upstairs sanctuary, you can have a pint of your favorite ale, sip some Irish whiskey, or have a bottle of the hundreds of different bottles of beer from around the world. The music was bluesy and great too. Stop in to sit back...More

Thank henry v
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

My husband had been here on a previous visit to Cork about 5 years ago, before craft brew was really hitting here. He has told me for ages about the only bar where he could find a pint of good hand crafted beer during his...More

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Huge selection,particularly of beers A small upstairs pub,very friendly,helpful barman A warm,welcoming venue and different to the usual

Thank D5577AZmichaelc
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I went to the Abbots Ale House with a group of friends, 7 boys and 3 girls. Only the girls were asked for ID by the woman, in a rude and arrogant manner may I add. Each member of the group was 23/24. One of...More

1  Thank JAG223
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

A group of my friends went to this supposed friendly and cosy bar for some quiet drinks. However, we were greeted by a very rude, sarcastic and arrogant bar woman who only asked for ID from the female members of our group. (3 out of...More

1  Thank CVF17
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Walked past this pub a few times and didn't realise how brilliant it was on the inside. I wished I could've visited more often to try the range of craft ales they had. Perfect!

Thank BiancaJG
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This little gem near the city center offers the most amazing selection of beers and drinks. Its cosy bar upstairs is a nice way to hide away for an evening

Thank Damien S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A hard to find bar if you weren't told of its location. It has an amazing selection of beers and a great atmosphere. Unfortunately the bar is rather small so you have to get there early to get a good seat..

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This is a friendly local bar with every brew you could want! Went in on a whim while in Cork and the bar keep was so accommodating trying to get me a pint I'd like, highly recommend for the beer and atmosphere.

Thank vb987654321
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  • Address: 17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Shandon
  • Neighbourhood: Shandon
  • Phone Number: +353 21 450 7116
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