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McDermott's Pub

Traditional irish pub owned and run by the same family since 1876. Serving home cooked meals daily from march to november 1st. Groups catered for with reservations. Traditional irish music live every night all summer long. Come and join us!!
US$6 - US$28
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were advised by the hostess where we were staying to eat here. We were very happy we took her advise. Not only did we have a really enjoyable meal, we were treated to fantastic entertainment by local musicians. A special mention for the staff...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank byrnehm
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food here is really good!!! Best food in Doolin i think. Music is great every night! But when its all closed up (as pubs seem to do early) you can go party around the baxk of it will everyone thats not ready to go...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Faithmcm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and good service. We stopped in McDermotts after doing walk from Doolin towards Cliffs of Moher . Is not out first visit in McDermotts, always good food and friendly staff .

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Agnieszka M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed dinner here on a busy evening on recommendation from our B&B host. The staff were great, food was plentiful and we shared travel tips with some fellow Australians we met there whom had also popped in for dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BronF4
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Have made sure to go here every time I am in Ireland. Wonderful staff, best atmosphere, real Irish music and food. Can't wait to go back.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Christine G
Reviewed 25 November 2018

had dinner one night off season at this pub, food was good, it was fun to sit at the bar and enjoy a big Irish 'jam session' with 8 different artists. very good and fun atmosphere to begin the evening with.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FCR_Bayern
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We were there twice in two days. First time we got there at 3:30, told we could get dinner menu at 5:00. Stayed for a couple pints, wanted to order dinner special at 5:00 but were told dinner specials came out at 5:30. It's a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Navion5150
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Cozy pub, and the food was excellent. You must try the Guinness stew, it's delicious and a hearty portion for the price. Nice atmosphere, will definitely stop here for pint next time were in Doolin.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 7 November 2018

One of the (4) pubs we visited in Doolin. Nice music and atmosphere on a Friday evening. The staff was very friendly and attentive, it is small, and very bright,could do with turning the lighting down a bit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johnsinead
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We went there on a local recommendation from Tony who worked on the ferry to the Aran Islands. This place was so good that we went twice! The owner actually hepls with the tables and makes sure that everyone is having a great time. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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30 July 2018|
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Response from cttraveller67 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. My son is a vegetarian and opted for three appetizers/sides all of which he enjoyed. I do believe there are vegetarian meal options as well.
30 July 2018|
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Response from Frankiefi | Reviewed this property |
They do have vegetarian options every day
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23 January 2018|
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Response from connieh194 | Reviewed this property |
The month of March is a brilliant time to visit Ireland. Stay at Half Door B&B, just a few steps away and the proprietor will send you to all the best places. The food and music at McDermott’s and the breakfast and travel... More
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