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Enjoy a pint of Guinness during your visit to Ireland

Restaurants & Pubs in Ireland
The Irish Pubs are legendary — no trip to the Emerald Isle is complete without visiting a country pub and enjoying a pint of Guinness and a meal with the locals. The Irish people are renowned for their warm hospitality.

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English Market
Foodies won't want to miss visiting Cork's "English Market." The popular indoor-covered market hall has been around since 1786.

Irish Cookery Schools & Cooking Classes
Calling all foodies, budding chefs, and people who love to cook (or want to learn how to cook). Make your Ireland vacation a memorable one — stay at a castle or guesthouse that includes a Cookery School and enjoy a variety of private and/or group "hands-on" cooking classes — fun for individuals, couples, families, groups, and friends!



Dublin Pubs & Restaurants
Dublin is filled with quaint little pubs and wonderful restaurants and cafes. Here are a few you won't want to miss:

The Brazen Head
— Ireland's Oldest Pub

Stop by The Brazen Head for a pint of Guinness and authentic Irish food, including traditional Irish Stew. Ireland's oldest pub, it dates back to 1198 and has been the haunt of every famous Irishman — from James Joyce to Van Morrison.

Oliver St. John Gogarty
Established in 1835, Oliver St. John Gogarty is located in the heart of Dublin's Cultural Quarter, Temple Bar. The pub/restaurant is named after famous Irish Poet, Playwright and Surgeon Oliver St John Gogarty. Enjoy award-winning Irish food and traditional Irish Bar Menu. Live music and dancing every night of the week — dance the jig to traditional Irish music.

Queen of Tarts
Dessert lovers won't want to miss stopping by the Queen of Tarts — one of Dublin's best known pastry cafes. Everything is baked and prepared fresh on the premises... yum!

Gallagher's Boxty House
Located in the heart of Temple Bar, people come to Gallagher's Boxty House to enjoy traditional Irish food. Great Fish & Chips too! FYI... Boxty is a traditional Irish Pancake.


Temple Bar
Temple Bar, Dublin's city center for entertainment and nightlife, is a popular hang-out for tourists and locals alike.

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World-Famous Oyster Bar
Visit Moran's Oyster Cottage, located at The Weir, Kilcolgan in County Galway — the world-famous Oyster Bar dates back 300 years.


De Barras
— FUN Bar

In Clonakilty, a picturesque seaside town in the heart of West Cork, there's a great bar called De Barras, which has music and "craic" (pronounced crack), the Irish word for a good time!) — a local favorite among the locals. Over the years, De Barras has won awards for its food, music and fun bar!

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Irish Coffee
Legend has it that the first Irish Coffee was created by Joe Sheridan in 1942, at Ireland's Shannon Airport (southwest of Dublin).

In November 1952, Jack Koeppler (then-owner of the Buena Vista in San Francisco, California), challenged international travel writer Stanton Delaplane to recreate the Irish Coffee served at Shannon Airport... and together they did! And the rest is history. Today, Irish Coffee is popular the world over.


 

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