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Pre concert pints

Busy night maybe because of Paul Weller playing in Olympia. Had nice couple of pints each of... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
The_Gilpins
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Castlebar, Ireland
Same 'Ol Brogan's

This is a place that hasn't changed over time .... in a good way. It's a fine pub to have a drink... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Professor_Sparrow
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Dublin, Ireland
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17 Feb 2018
“Pre concert pints”
15 Aug 2018
“Dull and dingy”
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Popped in prior to show next door. Very dull inside and in dire need of a serious makeover. Toilets smelly. Could be a nice experience if only the decor was addressed. Gin and tonic and sparkling waster €10.50 but I guess that is town prices....More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Great location but not for the faint hearted. Décor jaded and toilets smelly. Wine glasses dirty and when I requested a clean one the barmaid described the white bloom inside the glass as being from the dishwasher and so, was in her opinion harmless! the...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Busy night maybe because of Paul Weller playing in Olympia. Had nice couple of pints each of Franciscan Well ale,and Hop house 13. Pints and atmosphere great,toilets not so. The pints are the important thing though....

Thank The_Gilpins
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Sharing a last name with this bar, I was very excited to go. But it surpassed my expectations. I had to wait a little bit for a table, but the food and Guinness was worth it!

Thank cbrogs
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Brilliant pub, always a good crowd and vibe in the place, proper auld pub with a nice pint of Guinness. Nice untamed decor and furniture adds to its character. Good location, very central. Well worth checking out.

Thank DavidL120584
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I used to drink here a few years back and I enjoyed its "character" if not its grotty toilets. However we went in for a pint after dinner nearby and I do have to say that I didnt enjoy it one bit. The place was...More

Thank Stanislaw M
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Same round of drinks ordered and changed different prices. Not acceptable. Probably mistaken as tourists.

Thank Chico_Drogheda
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Felt the pub had probably been exactly the same for a hundred years. Very old fashioned and traditional.

2  Thank EMFORCORS
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Ducking in to dodge some raindrops, we were just looking for a dry place to wet our whistles, and expected a typical tourist spot. But Brogan's was lively and the pints were top-notch.

Thank David N
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a place that hasn't changed over time .... in a good way. It's a fine pub to have a drink or two and a chat in, before moving on elsewhere. With a pub like this you know what to expect, and I suppose...More

Thank Professor_Sparrow
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