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Daniel O'Connell's Irish Bar

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Irish, European
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Rautatienkatu 24, Tampere 33100, Finland
+358 10 3286000
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Tampere, Finland
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301 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

O'Connell's Irish Bar is a very typical Irish pub. They have the most common Irish and English beers and whiskeys as well as some pub grub. It's also the most international bar in town.

Thank Jan R
Prague, Czech Republic
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We visit this bar quite often when we are in Tampere. The staff is really nice, both beer and wine is good and they also have very good food including the salads!

Thank Ivona P p
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

I have been here for the late night beer with my business friends. Really enjoyed the atmosphere here. Very good beers - draft or bottled - an oh yes, the price, it's Finland ;-) Recommend this place, good meeting point if you like the beer.

Thank Pavel L
Buford, Georgia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

O'Connells is the place to be for trivia night. The atmosphere is cozy and the staff friendly. The onion rings were very tasty. A wide selection of drinks are available on tap.

Thank Scott N
Vaasa, Finland
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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

I think only minus for the bar is that drinks are quite expensive. I didn't eat any food in this place but menu looked good and dishes were not bad price. There is good selection of beers and ciders. Decoration is also very pleasent. You can play board games and trivias while you drink beer. It is a perfect place... More 

Thank Pecito13
Helsinki, Finland
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132 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

O'Connell's is a long time favourite pub of ours ever since they opened back in the 1990's when we still lived in Tampere. It's a comfy pub with board games and sports on telly, apparently they have occasional live music too. Otherwise it's not too loud and the atmosphere is friendly. They seem to have introduced a menu of pastas... More 

Thank JanR_Helsinki
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

it was like in Ireland, great place with idyllic atmosphere and friendly staff 😊 I can warmly recommend

Thank Zuzana H
Turku, Finland
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329 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015

This was our first time in this pub. Great place. Good selection and even real ale. If you are a beer/cider fan - this place is defendtily worth visiting.

Thank Leena S
Tampere, Finland
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237 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2014

Its very easy to say because O`Connels is best Iris bar and drinking room at Tampere region. I have been Irish bars aroun the world and i can say that what we have at Tampere belongs to top 10. Test it. You will win.

1 Thank Jari A
Turku, Finland
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112 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2013

Visiting Tampere for the day we needed somewhere that had good cider and the football on and after a bit of searching on google we went to O'Connells and wasnt disappointed - big screen for the football and an excellent selection of ciders - also an excellent selection of beers and whiskeys too. We were going to try the food... More 

Thank chippy73

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Bar, Pub, Irish, European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rautatienkatu 24, Tampere 33100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Pirkanmaa  >  Tampere
  • Phone Number: +358 10 3286000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?