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The Swagman

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Irish, Bar, Pub
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No 5 Wine Street, Sligo 0000, Ireland
+353 71 914 2280
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch, and it was great. I had a goat cheese pizza that was delicious, while my friend had a burger that looked almost as good. It was a great choice. Good good, good drink, good prices.

Thank Kelly D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If visiting Sligo the swagman bar is a must! friendly staff ,the swagman welcomes all friends and families a traditional Irish pub with a twist great atmosphere love it

Thank Kaya M
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing lunch in swagman, despite the place being packed to capacity the service was quick , place was clean and the food was delicious. Love to eat here when I'm home. Well done Dale and crew keep it up.

Thank Sinéad F
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

such a lovely place!! The food is wonderful and the pricing is great. Really nice smoking area and the staff are friendly. Definitely my favourite bar in Sligo.

Thank Eva M
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32 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great ales. Great pub. Good choice of drink. Food looked good. Went in for a beer while shopping. Very good atmosphere

Thank IrelandBean
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic bar and restaurant, nice smoking area and great staff and customer service. Loved the Merlot and pizza, would recommend a visit, especially on new year's 😜

Thank Ruben L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

food is amazing!! best pizzas ever! very chilled atmosphere but also energetic, staff are very social and polite they provide great service. extremely welcoming and friendly, would recommend the swagman to anybody.

Thank Oisin F
Tubbercurry, Ireland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This pub has great food nd great atmosphere plus the the staff are nice nd helpful. Highly recommended for anytime of the day

Thank cherylhO8059LA
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I feel compelled to write this after my experience this afternoon. I normally don't complain but this was terrible. The staff need training. If you are not a personal friend of the staff you are wasting your time here. To get served here is like winning the lotto. The staff only became alerted when the in house music stopped. I... More 

Thank JohnPDonegal
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Called into The Swagman for lunch and a few drinks. Got a great welcome from staff and owner. Food was good, stout was good and the craic good!! Decided to go back that evening after chatting with the owner. He said the previous night they had a late licence so tonight would be quieter and earlier but his wee band... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Irish, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 5 Wine Street, Sligo 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo
  • Phone Number: +353 71 914 2280
Great Vibe, Exellent Value, Brilliant Food.Home made food and great service just like it used to be.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?