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Brandons Bar

) #53 of 74 Restaurants in Ennis ££ - £££
70 Oconnell St Ennis, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 684 1346
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
4 Apr 2017
“Nice pub with good food”
27 Nov 2016
“Lovely bar with lots of character and good food”
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££ - £££
70 Oconnell St Ennis, Ennis, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Like the food. We had burgers which were very good. Server was not very attentive and didn't check in to see if we needed anything.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Despite being very busy managed to get a table upstairs, service was slightly on the slow side but when the food arrived all of that was forgotten. All dishes ordered were extremely appetising and were complimented admirably by the house wine. Would I visit again...More

Thank Coinneach51
Reviewed 27 August 2016

It's a rather large pub, with a nice character, friendly staff (although a bit slow) and good quality food

Thank cjoziasse
Reviewed 18 August 2016

A bar with a history - almost 300 years old. Sat at the bar and ordered the crabcakes (skip 'em) and wings (bingo!). Slow service and poor draught selection, so we will not return. Early on there was trad music but we couldn't sit close...More

Thank FloridaBrasil
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Excellent cuisine and hospitality. Topped off with enjoyable Irish music. Service excellent. Great evening in Ennis.

Thank themahanz
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Just had a great night , local people very friendly , enjoyable ,relaxing bar. Also I felt part of the "craic" and I haven't enjoyed myself like this for ages.

Thank cyrill449
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I had a wonderful time as I am from Ennis ,love the food and shops ,as they hove some of the best clothes shops I have visited .The food tastes fantastic and the locals are very welcoming .

Thank FiveGreatest G
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Its just another boring Irish pub full of alcohol soaked weirdos who think a good night can be counted on how many pints they can down before getting inebriated. I am not a drinker so judge for yourself.

Thank Worthog137
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Good atmosphere and nice place to go for a drink. Very popular with people who like alternative music. Dark interior but this adds to the atmosphere

Thank ciarammcn
Reviewed 3 March 2015

A roaring fire. A perfectly pulled pint of Guinness. An attentive a friendly batman and owner. A bar full of genuine people having a genuinely great and happy time. We went on a Sunday night so the more lively back bar wasn't open, so can't...More

Thank CymraesCaruCwrw
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  • Address: 70 Oconnell St Ennis, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 684 1346
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