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A top notch pub.

This has become the wifes favourite place in Ireland. There's music every night and it's of an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
barooba
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Belfast
Hands Down Best Pub in Donegal Town

Ive been a regular visitor to Donegal with my family growing up, and now with my own family, loads... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LilLeah79
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Glasgow, Scotland
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McCaffertys Bar is a wonderful authentic Irish pub in the heart of Donegal Town. One of the longest-established bars in Donegal Town, McCaffertys has live music 7 nights a week, including Traditional Music Monday- Thursady from 7pm. The bar is a...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has become the wifes favourite place in Ireland. There's music every night and it's of an extremely high quality. The pub itself is your usual characteristic boozer with all the stuff on the walls and hanging from the ceiling. The best bit is the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely bar full of life. The barman was very friendly and introduced me to the delights of Guinness & ginger biscuits. If you are ever in be sure to ask for that little speciality!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ive been a regular visitor to Donegal with my family growing up, and now with my own family, loads of family members in Donegal too... Having visited many pubs around Donegal, this is my favourite by far. Real irish pub ferl, friendly staff, good pint...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Was staying in Donegal town recently and called into McCafferty's bar and have to say I was very impressed. Spotless clean lovely staff and a really nice barman called Aiden gave us advice on what restaurants to eat in etc. We returned later to a...More

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ManagerDBP, Manager at McCaffertys Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Annemarie S, Thank you for visiting McCafferty's on your recent trip to Donegal and for taking the time to share your 5-star review. We are delighted to read that you were very impressed with our music, service and in particular our barman, Aidan who...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We had a few days in Donegal city and spent a lot of time in Mccaffertys bar.Man this place is awesome.A real Irish pub with great beer and great music.The locals are good fun and Christie the bartender is such a great dude.So friendly and...More

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ManagerDBP, Manager at McCaffertys Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Paddysam78, Thank you for choosing McCafferty's on your recent visit to Donegal Town and for taking the time to share such a kind review. We are delighted to read all of your kind comments regarding all aspects of your visit. Christy was also delighted...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

Had a great time sitting at the bar , talking to locals and th bar tender. We really enjoyed the atmosphere and the beer garden in the back.More

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ManagerDBP, Manager at McCaffertys Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Shannon S, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us on your recent visit to McCafferty's. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your experience and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards Paul Cannon Bar...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

We were in Donegal town for the weekend for a family wedding in the fabulous Mill Park hotel when on the Sunday the day after the wedding the new couple had reserved an area in Mc Cafferty's which also included finger food for about 25...More

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ManagerDBP, Manager at McCaffertys Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Dear kmckeever2016, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us here. We take all customer feedback on board and I have since spoken with all staff members involved. I am of course disappointed to read some of your comments regarding...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to this pub which recommended by the hotel manager. We enjoyed the life music and drinks. The are where the music played was nice and cozy. Its worth a visit!

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ManagerDBP, Manager at McCaffertys Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Dear dinsya, Thank you for choosing McCafferty's on your recent trip to Donegal Town. I was delighted to read that yourself and your husband enjoyed your visit and we hope you return in the near future. Regards Paul Cannon Bar Manager McCafferty's Bar, Donegal Town

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to this pub after going to another pub that was recommended. We enjoyed the music, drinks, and the area where the music was played. We went back our second night in Donegal and had a great time. We had gin...More

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ManagerDBP, Manager at McCaffertys Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Dear VivianM1684, Thank you for choosing McCafferty's Bar for your nights out while visiting Donegal Town. It was a pleasure to read your kind comments regarding our service, music and of-course our local Donegal Gin, An Dúlamán. We hope yourself and your husband have the...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing visit to McCafferty’s in Donegal. Killian looked after us so well, making us excellent cappuccinos, taking our photos and generally being very helpful. The ambiance is great, an experience not to be missed 😊 Thanks Killian 😊More

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ManagerDBP, Manager at McCaffertys Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Dear gillyridout2016, Thank you for choosing McCafferty's on your recent visit to Donegal. I am delighted to read that you had nothing short of a 5-star experience and that Killian looked after you so well. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again...More

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Hi Jon We show all NFL games throughout the football season so definitely call in to see us when you are in Donegal Town. Kind regards Paul Manager Mc Caffertys Bar
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