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Fitzpatrick's Bar

Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
+353 65 707 4111
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“boxty” (8 reviews)
“mussels” (45 reviews)
“chowder” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

I stopped at Fitzpatrick's to grab a snack and a bite to eat upon my arrival in Doolin. The bar was full so I sat at a table in the bar area. I waited for awhile before anyone acknowledged that I was there. There weren't...More

Thank Tammy W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There will be a queue, but it goes quick. Reasonable prices for what you get. I spent 18€ on a full plate of salmon with veggies and a pint. It was a cute little bar with a great beer and spirit selection.

Thank valerier746
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While this place does have a good beer and whiskey selection, the service was so poor it ruined the experience. The bartenders weren't very friendly and it took almost 45 minutes for one order of chips.

Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Sunday afternoon place was not busy! I have Seafood chowder-was very bland! Staff member looks like Superviser was “ busy” talking to others staff members same time few tables was unclean including my table bread crumbs was all over table! Need improvement of cleanliness...More

Thank Baiba R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived here on our Moher cliffs tour and liked it. There was a huge queue when we arrived at 12:30 but it's actually pretty fast. Their typical seafood soup ( can't remember its exact name) was amazing. Super delicious. Salmon with veggies, fries and...More

Thank corina0210
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in New York and are not really pub people in the US, but when in Ireland, this is essentially our favorite pub. We've been here at least 3 times in the past 6 years (on every visit to Ireland), and it has been...More

Thank er2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a small place they were very busy and had excellent food. I had roasted chicken and two vegetables with a pint of Guinness. There were plenty of meats and vegetables to choose from along with soups, chowders, cold sandwichs and drinks. Found this place...More

Thank Anita G
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We stopped here to eat on the way to see the Cliff's of Moher. I'm not sure if it was break time or the staff was just not having a good day but they clearly were not in the mood to deal with patrons. Not...More

Thank Cassandra V
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Ate as a family & tried a selection of dishes. All the fish was tasty & fresh. The ravioli was amazing. Kids food is proper real fresh fish/chicken etc. yet tasty which is great. Staff were really friendly as always!

Thank Natalie F
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Cheap and good food. I recommend the salmon. Tourist place, better arrives before bus. There s also a terrace to eat outside

Thank sgbd57
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Questions & Answers
29 August 2017|
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Response from ConorOLeary | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open all year.
30 May 2017|
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Response from Donal M | Property representative |
Hi there, no problem playing tunes in Fitz's Bar- you'd be very welcome- all the best- Dónal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 4111
  • E-mail
Hotel Doolin's Fitzpartick's Bar, famous for it's traditional Irish music, lively sessions, thirst quenching pints and wholesome food is popular with both residents and locals alike. Fitzpatrick's Bar is as much a part of the vibrant experience of Doolin as it is of the hotel itself. With its polished panelling, natural stone and open fire it offers a calm and relaxed setting during the day while at night it transforms into a lively bar with entertainment. The Bar is split into two sections. Fitz's Snug is our cosy front bar with an open fire, ideal for relaxing with a cool pint whilst listening to our live Trad sessions.The much larger back bar is perfect for parties and live bands. There are a number of local and Irish beers available in Fitzpatrick's Bar including:•Eight Degree - Sunburnt Irish Red•Eight Degree - Knockmealdown porter•Eight Degree - Howling Gale Ale•Galway Hooker•Helvick Gold blonde Ale•Blackrock Irish Stout•Copper Coast Red Ale
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