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Abbot's Ale House

17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 7116
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Turning the downstairs off license into a pub was the best idea they could think of. It’s like the Bierhaus but without the posh. Craft beers of Ireland and the occasional strange find. Spirits well sorted, not one TV screen and comfortable couches plus a...More

Thank jwmann
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very unusual and multinational place,bar staff are all from different countries and and bar atmosphere is very chilled out. Absolutely must visit,Anton the owner knows everything about alcohol he serves!

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 13 November 2017

From a beer view this is a great place to go in Cork with draft and a huge bottled range. It isn't the kind of place you would really take a date perhaps you could call it rough and ready. They don't do food, but...More

Thank mark_bates09
Reviewed 3 November 2017

One of my favourite pubs in Cork well worth a visit. Always has a great selection of beers on tap. The off licence downstairs is decent too.

1  Thank Tadhg F
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Really good bar, the staff were friendly and helpful. Such a relaxed feeling with a home like atmosphere. Can't wait to come back and try a few more beers.

1  Thank Brona V
Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you are looking for a nice drinking spot in Cork, slightly off St. Patrick St/Plunkett St.'s beaten track, this might be what you're looking for. Located in Devonshire St., very close to the Shandon area, the Abbott's Ale House was recommended by my tourist...More

1  Thank AnTeastalai
Reviewed 21 August 2017

In this upstairs sanctuary, you can have a pint of your favorite ale, sip some Irish whiskey, or have a bottle of the hundreds of different bottles of beer from around the world. The music was bluesy and great too. Stop in to sit back...More

Thank henry v
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

My husband had been here on a previous visit to Cork about 5 years ago, before craft brew was really hitting here. He has told me for ages about the only bar where he could find a pint of good hand crafted beer during his...More

1  Thank Holly C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Huge selection,particularly of beers A small upstairs pub,very friendly,helpful barman A warm,welcoming venue and different to the usual

1  Thank D5577AZmichaelc
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I went to the Abbots Ale House with a group of friends, 7 boys and 3 girls. Only the girls were asked for ID by the woman, in a rude and arrogant manner may I add. Each member of the group was 23/24. One of...More

2  Thank JAG223
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Shandon
  • Neighbourhood: Shandon
  • Phone Number: +353 21 450 7116
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