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Fitzpatrick's Bar

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Fitz's Cross, Doolin, Ireland
+353 65 707 4111
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place, cosy, food good, if the weathers good, loads of outside space. Oldie worldie. Good location

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Thank Suvvy1973
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this place! We weren't here for very long, but the food and beer was delicious. Our tour group, Paddywagon Tours, brough us here for lunch. We ordered from a carver style menu. I believe we ate the seafood stew and fish bake (salmon and cod). Both dishes were very good and fresh. They have an award winning beer... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Music every night from contemporary to traditional, covers to original and packed nearly every night of our stay! We had a blast!

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Thank Mike M
Doolin, Clare, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had dinner in Fitzpatrick's on valentine's night and they had a lovely menu, food was delicious and at a very good price. Luis was our waiter and he was super friendly!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

the food was really good. We stopped and ate here enroute to the Cliffs of Moher. Was regular pub fare and a great experience for my 80 year old mother and 21 year old niece. the staff were really adept at catering to a crowd in a short space of time. I was impressed.

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Wheaton, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly good food and reasonable prices. The fish and chips were fantastic and the desert presentation was of a Michelin star restaurant. Highly recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

This was the second time my husband and I stopped here for dinner. The service was friendly and prompt and the food was delicious as always. We started by sharing an order of mussels, and then for the entree I got the sirloin and my husband got the fish and chips. All was amazing! Never disappointed when we visit.

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Thank gwynpaige
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I am a vegetarian. . . my husband is not. We both loved it! Fitzpatrick's had a warm fire going after a cold day on the cliffs and some excellent local beers. The traditional Irish music that evening was the best we heard during our week-long tour of Ireland

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Thank Shawna H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Amazing seafood and mussels, crab claws, fish cakes and seafood chowder (see pic), fabulous service, no issue with kids in the pub. Great local beer. Great local character and conversation. There was also live music being played.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on the way to Galway. We liked the atmosphere and my friend loved trying the local Doolin 's Red. We had the mussels, burgers and chicken sand. They were all tasty and presented nicely. The place wasn't overly busy the day we were there and there was no musicians playing. We were starving after having incurred car trouble... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, 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
Description
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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