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Clancy's Bar & Istabraq Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Main Street, Bruff, Ireland
+353 61 382 488
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“bacon cabbage” (2 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
“fajitas” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Bruff, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Typical pub setting with the usual food on the menu. Their chicken curry was good but steaks were average. Needs to be cleaner though, floors and seats were filthy. Chewing gum seen on seats 🤢 Service was great

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CTR15
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Went for the first time this weekend. Bar setting so expected usual pub grub style food, the menu was good, not too big and simple but very extensive to cover all variations of taste. I ordered the garlic chicken Chiabatta, the other half had the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank mike0102
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Staying Bruff for a couple of nights, the options for food are limited. However look no further than Clancy’s for good food at a reasonable price. We had four different dishes over the two nights and everything was delicious, hot and promptly served. I particularly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Cheviot01
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you guys so much. Catered for our big family. Always a smile, friendly, helpful and accommodating.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank JohnnyRyan830
Reviewed 23 July 2018

After our visit to Lough Gur we met up with some friends at Clancy's Pub and Istabraq Restaurant in the town of Bruff. This is the ancestral home of John F. Kennedy. His grandfather came from this town and was the Mayor of Boston. Beautiful...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Cary L
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I came to this restraunt and I wished for the the pizza but the chef had no ingredients to make it, so the manager out of the kindness of his heart he gave us free drinks all night.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Trip793482
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Good food, great service. Off season so very quiet, but worthwhile. The hosts were very friendly and concerned about our experience.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank DHvK
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Our family of 5 adults ate dinner here and enjoyed ourselves. The food was not typical Irish pub food.. no lamb, stew or ham & cabbage BUT the food was great. I had stir fried chicken and would certainly order it again. The staff was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank smilemaker63
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Not bad but I have had better.good place to stop off after Lough gur.Located in Bruff on street parking.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Limerick86
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at Clancy bar in gruff. We came back from visiting a stone circle and were so hungry for some good food in a great pub. We had visited this place a couple of years ago and were happy to see...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank kreeft13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Bruff, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Bruff
  • Phone Number: +353 61 382 488
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