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PJ O'Reilly's Irish Bar

) #180 of 1,978 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St | Sheikh Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi 45505, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 674 2020
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St | Sheikh Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi 45505, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was great and our waitress kept checking on us her name was Tiringo ,will be defiantly be going back and I would recommend the place a 100 times !!

Thank myra999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watched an amazing Irish entertainer called Paddyman on a Tuesday night and then a really good band when we returned 2 nights later , service very friendly and efficient both times and a choice of almost 20 draught beers. Can't wait to go back

Thank Pauline C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be, by far the BEST bar/venue in Abu Dhabi. I have been visiting UAE for the past 6 years and have always enjoyed at least one night in PJ's. this year however was completely different. Visited during Eid and was (for the...More

Thank Pete W
Reviewed 3 July 2017

In my opinion it was a big horror and not a 'bigorra'. The so called happy hour didn't work, the food was ok, nothing special but overly priced and the decor left much to be desired

1  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit but not on weekends.. Yea on weekends you can enjoy live best songs which is really great.

1  Thank Chetan P
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Its a good outdoor place to drink..but the live band was upsetting.dint catch the crowd mood..i was very disappointed when they played some lion king track..."More

Thank Utkrst S
Le Royal M, Manager at PJ O'Reilly's Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent Trip Advisor review on PJ's. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed our poolside terrace and am sorry to hear that you were not so happy with our resident band. Based on the number of excellent reviews...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

This time extra happiness and perfect wait service from Mr. Orion Vasili, he give me a very great service with a smile. very professional and helpful person. Many ThanksMore

1  Thank OSAMA19722015
Le Royal M, Manager at PJ O'Reilly's Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Dear Osama, Thank you for taking the time recently to post a very positive review on PJ's. Your personal mention of our barman Orion is very much appreciated and I will take great pleasure in sharing the details with him. I hope we will see...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Visited here with a friend, the place was heaving with crowds, which I expected due to the occasion, do frequent Pj,s often, but was very annoyed by the price of drinks, I'm sure we never pay that much usually. The outside pool area was very...More

1  Thank sindylouDubai
Le Royal M, Manager at PJ O'Reilly's Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dea Sindy, Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback following your visit to PJ's on St Pats. I am sorry to hear that things were a little messy during your visit. I have to admit that with over 1000 people partying...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

One of the cheapest bar in the town amazing staff,food drinks and band fabulous.i'll shout out to orion most friendly and coolest bartender ever. All my respect also to the manager David.More

1  Thank JOERG1122
Le Royal M, Manager at PJ O'Reilly's Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear Joerg, Thank you for all your excellent comments about PJ's. It is always great to get such positive feedback from our guests and I will take great pride in sharing this with the rest of the team and our resident band. Best Regards, David...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Very reasonably priced drinks, cool pub atmosphere and the live bands are fab. Only drawback is people smoke in there!More

1  Thank Keyoung14
Le Royal M, Manager at PJ O'Reilly's Irish Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your comments on Trip Advisor following your recent visit to PJ's. It is great to hear how much you enjoyed our reasonably priced drinks and live band. I hope we can welcome you back again very soon. Best...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 02:00
Monday
12:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 02:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St | Sheikh Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi 45505, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 674 2020
  • E-mail
Description
This lively Irish pub is located across the Hotel's pool and gardens. P.J.'S is a great place to unwind, meet friends and enjoy that chilled beer. Resident band, DJs and special guests adds to the chilled ambience. Games and matches can be watched on the big screen whether indoors or on the terraces outside. Join us at PJ's every Friday afternoon for a jolly good 'ALL INCLUSIVE' Irish themed family picnic brunch! A day full of magic, music, fun and laughter, fantastic food, frosty array of refreshing beverages, live music and DJ's, kid's corner, bouncy castle, pool access and more! AED 190 per person Only 80 AED for Children Under 12 Years There is really no better place to spend your Wednesday Evenings! Join us at PJ O'Reilly's for a night of live comedy and music by The Paddyman, blending a mix of live music (guitar and singing) with strong beats and quick witted comedy, it is an act for those who want real Irish entertainment. Supported by our resident band Sweet Chilli Jam. Ladies enjoy 03 free drinks.
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