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Wonderful bar and a must to visit

If you are planning to visit Akvor then you gave to go to Hickeys Irish bar. Full of craic and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Emeraldvisitor
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Wexford, Ireland
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Great genuine Irish bar

Simply a must visit during your alvor visit. Well run.great staff .Great pint,a real home from home,

Reviewed 27 September 2018
sunseekerIRL
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DERRY
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Our Family run business, Pat and daughter Jane from Limerick her partner Dave from Kerry and John from Dublin. Nice cozy pub with a big rooftop terrace!!The terrace is Great for large groups, weddings, golf prize givings, hen, stags etc. If your...more
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Rua da Paz 7, Alvor, Portimao 8500-008, Portugal
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All reviews sing song the owner pink gin all ireland hurling final a real home from home upstairs terrace warm welcome old friends friendly staff great atmosphere few drinks great pint special mention every night cant wait next year great wee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are planning to visit Akvor then you gave to go to Hickeys Irish bar. Full of craic and genuine hospitality. Great beer too. Third time for us and two trips planned for next year already.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in a few times for drinks, friendly staff. we chatted to Irish, Scottish, Welsh and English folk and everybody appeared to enjoy the impromptu sing-alongs when various musicians would appear unannounced. Cheers ! Thomas & Kate, Dundee, United Kingdom.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We went here recently for long weekend we stayed in this pub all day we ate and drank there. The food was lovely and very reasonable the bar staff were friendly especially Kevin a gentleman. The entertainment that evening was dermot Sheehy, well he is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Simply a must visit during your alvor visit. Well run.great staff .Great pint,a real home from home,

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sunseekerIRL
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Yet again, Hickeys has lived up to its reputation for great reasonably priced drink, great craic and entertainment as provided by the clientele in the great pub that Pat and Dave and the other boys run. Year after year, time after time, night after night...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

This place had been recommended to us, it is a good little spot and always packed. When we arrived it was really full but the barman saw us and showed us upstairs to more seats. Nice place and a good atmosphere, the drink is good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Had some great nights here during our recent visit. Very friendly staff (2 David’s and Sean) who interacted with all customers and the owner Pat who was a complete gentleman. Had a impromptu sing song one night which was fantastic with everybody joining in. Drinks...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank paulinem139
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Great Limerick bar, even welcomed Kerrymen watching an All Ireland Hurling Final.. Hope I am I'm Alvor to see Limerick defend title

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Aileen M
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Your a fool if you don’t have a drink in the Hickey’s - it’s an incredible bar which is run by even more incredible people.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Bigdogbelfast
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely traditional Irish pub for good drinks. Lovely Irish family that run the place. Other bars in area have music too loud. Space can be tight there but that a sign that’s its popular

Date of experience: July 2018
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Barbara G
18 October 2018|
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Response from HickeysIrishPub | Property representative |
Hi Barbara , sorry but we won't be open for Xmas , we close for a few months and open up again in March Thank you for your text Pat
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3 March 2018|
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Response from smithyph | Reviewed this property |
Hello Redglitterbomb, I’d say it would no bother, all you have to do is ask the friendly staff, there’s pubs beside it if it doesn’t,
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