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McDermott's Pub

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Roadfoard, Doolin, Ireland
+ + 353 65 7074328
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Roadfoard, Doolin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing Irish music! Our group of friends came to Ireland wanted to hear authentic Irish music. McDonald'sDermitt's delivered. The local musicians were great and then they allowed some visitors to the pub to join them. They were also great musicians and we were treated to...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful Salmon, fab paramo.. What more could you want. Definitely recommend. Live music I would not miss either.

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited McDermott's a few times during our two-day stay in Doolin. The food was hot and tasty, drinks were cold and the music was outstanding. Our server was friendly and accommodating. Some of the best music I heard throughout my trip.

Thank Jodie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful way to spend an evening- a beer with friends while listening to informal Irish folk music . An objective suggestion -arrive early to get a reasonable seat/table.

Thank DaveBrendaOldacre
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best Salmon dish was had at this pub. Quick service and a typical Irish pub setting. A busy venue and easily accessed by a car.

Thank 291christine2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had beautiful food, great service and fabulous warm welcome for our family gathering. Staff were so helpful and friendly. A wonderful night was had by all

Thank anne d
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an evening here listening to music and sampling the local beers. Had a fabulous time and my husband came home with a tee-shirt to remember it by!

Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to get in if you make reservations, good for nightly entertainment. Food is yummy, service is good.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't give this 5 stars as we didn't eat. However there was a great atmosphere and excellent music on an extremely busy Friday night.

Thank The_Baptist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food and friendly service. Stopped in for an afternoon pint and made dinner reservations for a family dinner for 25 people later that night. The staff was so sweet and worked very hard to provide everyone fast, consistent service and hospitality. Patsy and her...More

Thank ddkine
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Karen M
23 January 2018|
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Response from Connie H | 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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TWB123456
8 September 2017|
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Response from Anitra W | Reviewed this property |
Our family of 3 walked right in one day and had a little wait the second night. Didn't notice coach parties, just crowded because of the music.
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Mary C
7 May 2016|
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Response from Bettyanne M | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Churchfield B&B. Maeve was a joy. I highly recommend it. Have a wonderful time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:01
Monday
11:00 - 00:01
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:01
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:01
Thursday
11:00 - 00:01
Friday
11:00 - 00:01
Saturday
11:00 - 00:01
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roadfoard, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: + + 353 65 7074328
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Description
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!!
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