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Best bars in Ulster

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“Great atmosphere, head here before or after Mourne Seafood Bar which is right next door”
15 locals recommend
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“Waterloo place is filled with bars all with live music from top to bottom. You will find that Peadar O'Donnells is a small but traditional pub filled with culture and music every night.”
11 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Great Spot for small bands and intimate music gigs. Right in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter.”
15 locals recommend
Multiplex
“On a rainy day it’s a great place to catch a movie, go bowling, let the kids play in the arcade or the soft play area called Bananas. You can also eat in the cafe or restaurant/bar. ”
14 locals recommend
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“One of the best restaurants in north-Louth. Old fashioned Irish kick-knacks & items cover every surface of the ceiling and walls. Has a lot of character and outdoor seating. Gets very busy so book in advance at the weekends.”
13 locals recommend
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“This old-world pub offers real ales and gastropub fare, plus regular live, traditional Irish music.”
18 locals recommend
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“Monday – Wednesday: 10pm Thursday: 10.30pm Friday: 5pm, 8pm – 10pm & 11pm Saturday: 3pm – 5pm, 8pm – 10pm & 11pm Sunday: 5pm and 9.30pm.”
14 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Great for afternoon drinks and live music at night. Really fun bar and great décor!”
10 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Situated at the entrance to Belfast's thriving Cathedral Quarter.... Berts encapsulates the sleek elegance of the art-deco era, complemented by live jazz, fabulous cocktails and mouth watering food. Find yourself instantly transported back to the chic, intimate jazz bars of 1930's New York as you soak up the sophisticated atmosphere and let the cool jazz melodies wash over you. A handpicked list of cocktails completes an extensive drinks selection. A French bistro style menu is complemented by an extensive wine list and, of course, exemplary service.”
10 locals recommend
Food
“Beautiful restaurant and traditional bar in the heart of the town that offers not only award winning food but a great atmosphere, live music, open fire, wide range of beers and wines. Be sure to check this place out.”
15 locals recommend
Bar
“Live traditional music can be found here. With good pub grub and pub scene. ”
9 locals recommend
Night Club
“One of the oldest pubs in Belfast, it is great for a quiet drink and some great conversation!”
11 locals recommend
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“It offers several rooms with different styles and a nice yard. Good live music in some days of the week.”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Stunning beach view. watch the surfers while eating great food. 3 courses for price of main deals and low price food downstairs in Bistro/cafe. ”
12 locals recommend
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“Glen:- IF YOU WANT A SPECIAL TREAT and go for a little fine dining This restaurant is my favourite . The pub alone is worth visit, in a hamlet in the middle of nowhere, its a great find, The Olde Glen Bar is one of Donegal's Oldest (Circa 1768) & most famous Bar & Restaurant. Full of old world charm & character. The Olde Glen Bar serves up a generous Gin & Whiskey list and delicious local beers on tap. There are open fires, live music and always plenty of craic. The Restaurant can be very busy so to avoid disappointment call 083 1585 777to book the restaurant Glen Bar 12:00 noon - 11.30pm Monday - Sunday (Open everyday) Restaurant Hours 6:00pm - 9:00pm Tuesday - Sunday (Closed Mondays)”
7 locals recommend
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“Empire has everything - live music, comedy nights, a bar. I would recommend going down if you are over for any shows here. Esp the bi-weekly Tuesday comedy night. ”
12 locals recommend