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Gin and tonic

A really nice pub with excellent staff and an ok selection of gin. Got to taste a new gin and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Saxtorp, Sweden
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Great bar

This is a lovely Cosy bar on Oliver Plunkett street , towards the Berwick fountain end . We had a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carrigaline, Ireland
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  • Average5%
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  • Terrible15%
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“Gin and tonic”
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“Great bar”
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72/73 Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 0074
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

Was in this bar last night with 2 friends. We were on a second round of drinks costing 38 euro per round when my friend accidentally spilled his drink on the floor. I attempted to tell the bar staff but could not get their attention....More

5  Thank Declan H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really nice pub with excellent staff and an ok selection of gin. Got to taste a new gin and the bartender knew what to pair it with to create a good GT.

Thank BjornOBack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, need to clarify that the photo posted by someone else is, at the time of writing, NOT for Barbarossa. The red building shown above is on Barrack Street and bears no resemblance to the cosy little terraced pub on Oliver Plunket Street...More

Thank GoSeeTheWorldOK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely Cosy bar on Oliver Plunkett street , towards the Berwick fountain end . We had a wonderful few drinks here listening to fabulous jazz from Karen Underwood . It was really packed but the buzz was incredible . A great spot...More

Thank Moog0_4
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend visited barbarossa for the first time and we loved it. Halfway through our visit a drunken stranger started harassing us and following my boyfriend and inviting himself to sit with us and we felt uncomfortable, so we notified the bouncer and...More

Thank Louise W
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a pint. Service was great and prices reasonable. Read that they’re known for their cocktails so we ordered an Old Fashioned, which was one of the best I’ve had in a long time. They took care in making the drink, and we...More

Thank Gretchen G
Reviewed 31 August 2017

My friend introduced me to this bar. What a fab place! Cosy, clean and with a really great atmosphere, partly due to the fab music playing! We chose a pornstar martini.. as you do. Fast service, friendly and great drink. Look forward to visiting again...More

Thank Dollydylo
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Really confy and relaxing place. Their pizza + wine offer is great if you're going with a date or friends. The pizzas are really well done, but note that they're not huge so if you're going with more people you'll end up ordering more than...More

Thank Gelo3
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Very cute spot for a date if you can get a booth. Also great with friends. The bar staff are so elegant and move so smoothly when making cocktails, it's so satisfying to watch. Very friendly and welcoming too. Gin tea pots are lovely! Also...More

Thank DannyC3405
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This a great bar for a few pints and despite it seeming small from the outside I have never had an issue with getting a seat inside. The selection of beer and spirits on offer is excellent and very reasnobly priced and the staff are...More

Thank hannigan007
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this small yet lively cocktail bar. The bartender ciara was very accommodating and pleasant to deal with. Would recommend to a friend.

Thank Brianturnernewyork
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