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Charlie's Bar

Closed Now: 07:00 - 01:00
Open today: 07:00 - 01:00
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Great bar

We went to go in El Fenix but heard the music and opted for Charlie’s bar instead. Good beer nice... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Wadebridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great live music.

we spent two nigths friday and Saturday in this little bar, its a great spot for the live music, if... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Dublin, Ireland
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11 May 2018
“Great bar ”
12 Feb 2018
“Great live music.”
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2 Union Quay, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 431 8342
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Reviewed 5 June 2012 via mobile

Very intimate setting for the best bands I've ever heard... Quirky bar....pub is 100 years old and nothing works properly in here but it fits in well... People are just fantastic, staff always have a smile, darkly lit with candles and always has a fire......More

6  Thank Pomp_yeats
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We went to go in El Fenix but heard the music and opted for Charlie’s bar instead. Good beer nice music and fabulous friendly atmosphere.

1  Thank bashbones
Reviewed 12 February 2018

we spent two nigths friday and Saturday in this little bar, its a great spot for the live music, if you like some Neil Young, spencer davis group, rolling stones, there are two very good bands that play here and provide great entertainment and no...More

1  Thank Tomvc1
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a small bar which hosts live music most nights and on Sunday afternoon. I went on a Friday evening and heard a great blues/rock band. I arrived about 9.30 and found the bar virtually empty. By the time the band started at 10.30...More

1  Thank AberdeenM
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Decent pub, good chilled out music playing when we were there, def come back again as its a must when in cork

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Visited on Sunday afternoon. Was very quiet when first arrived but soon filled when the music started. Very enjoyable atmosphere with a really friendly landlady who came and had a chat with us although got the impression she doesn't take any nonsense. I thoroughly recommend...More

1  Thank Beacon426
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

My bf and I are from California and we visited Charlie's one night when we were staying in Cork. We'd just eaten dinner and were heading back to our place when we realized that we'd forgotten exactly where our place was... Charlie's was nearby and...More

1  Thank bcheezer
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Its legendary …. if you haven't been to Charlies .. the locals will wonder why .. the morning bar is great fun .. great atmosphere .. the sunday session is fantastic .. its an old school spit n sawdust bar .. with a tough as...More

Thank SamanthaO1069
Reviewed 1 August 2016

was there last night and lynch mobs played, beatles, hendrix, dylan.... absouletly brillant, great venue for music and drinks,

Thank Patricia293
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Great live music. Don't stand to near mens toilet a bit of a pong.other than that great beamish and reasonably priced.

Thank peckerd
Reviewed 2 January 2016

The atmosphere is wonderful. The bartender was extremely friendly even when some of the guests were not quite as welcoming to non locals. Good Prices! Get a pint and little break in this small town feeling get away.

Thank HarleyDree
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