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Peadar O'Donnells Bar

Closed Now: 11:30 - 01:30
Open today: 11:30 - 01:30
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Not always a trouble

This place doesn't really need your patronage. In fact, it's pretty packed most nights of the week... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
riotactuk
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London, United Kingdom
Not just for tourists

We arrived in this bar after graduations and the place was buzzing but what was most pleasing was... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
akaekk
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County Tyrone, United Kingdom
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Peadar O'Donnels, the home of Live traditional & contemporary music in Derry. On our premises we have 3 different bars – Peadar O’Donnells, the Gweedore Bar and Gweedore Upstairs. Peadars is known throughout the world and is a must visit location...more
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59-63 Waterloo Street, Derry BT48 6HD, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

This place doesn't really need your patronage. In fact, it's pretty packed most nights of the week with its combination of traditional boozing and traditional music. Last time I was here was with a straggler crowd of internationals. And we were welcomed with a warmth...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived in this bar after graduations and the place was buzzing but what was most pleasing was the variety of people there, young and old, native and tourist. The service was first class and I don’t just mean bar service but there was a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

A gem of a pub. Lively, entertaining and good Guinness. Well worth a visit. You will be assured of a good nights craic.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We called in here for one drink and spent most of the evening here, a great traditional pub full of locals, we were made really welcome and really enjoyed our night, live Irish music was played which made it perfect

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chessfun
Reviewed 11 June 2018

we went to this bar on a friday night and the music was great in it. The craic was mighty and there was a lot of tourists in it (we met 2 couples from Newyork who loved this we irish bar and our Irish dancing....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cmck73
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Have been in here many times during stop offs in Derry. Great bar with very friendly punters and staff, bit of a common theme with this and Gweedore bar next door, in fact the entire street is very friendly - never had a bad evening...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Robert W
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Popped in to try out this great bar. Guinness was cold & tasty. Traditional music was an added bonus.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

After a walk around the walls we popped in for a cool ale before tracking down somewhere for dinner. Great interior full of a wide range of memorabilia. Friendly bar man, chatty locals at the bar and cold beer. Nothing much wrong here folks. Recommended...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Peter O
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Peadar's was great craic, the staff couldn't of been any nicer, offered me Rockshore as an alternative to Heineken (as they don't serve it) it was just as good if not better. Loads of history about the pub and it's an old style pub but...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Waa7
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Only had the chance for a short visit and a pint of Guinness on a Wednesday night but the "craic" you might say was in full swing Live traditional music. Heaving bar. Lovely Guinness and a good mix of ages in the bar too, with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Thomas M
28 November 2018|
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Response from akaekk | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I wouldn’t have thought it a problem
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michelle-ni
11 April 2017|
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Response from PeadarGweedore | Property representative |
Yes we show celtic games
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Tonymckk
11 April 2017|
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Response from PeadarGweedore | Property representative |
Yes we have music every night all year round, Mon-Fri music starts at 10.30pm till close,weekends from 5.30pm till close
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