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Scannells Bar

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5 Connolly Street, Clonakilty, Ireland
+353 23 883 4116
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12:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 16:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Food, atmosphere and staff, Scannell's have got it right. It seems like the owners really have put a lot of love into this bar. Buzzing and busy on Friday afternoon at about 3pm, but still, we as non-locals, were greeted as we walked in and told to take a seat they were still serving lunch. Delicious options at €13, then... More 

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Thank Susan D
Castleisland, Ireland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my partner popped in here for a late lunch on Tuesday. I had the steak bap which was delicious and the chips were my favourite - handcut and seasoned perfectly accompanied with a scrumcious garlic dip. My boyfriend had the curry which he really enjoyed and was extremely tasty. The barman was very friendly and attentive also. The... More 

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Thank Nicole M
Ireland
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for lunch which we were really impressed with it. They only serve until 4 o clock but there is a lovely atmosphere and food is fabulous. Will definitely return.

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Elgin, United States
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend recommended Scannell's for a chat - very inviting and comfortable (especially if you can get a seat near the fire!) Good beer, friendly folk.

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Thank KE R
County Kerry, Ireland
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seven of us really enjoyed our lunches in Scannell's Bar. Four had the venison stew for the main course. It was very tasty. The meat was lovely and tender, but not overcooked, as can easily happen with venison. The accompanying red cabbage enhanced the dish's flavour, and a little more of this on the plate would have made it even... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We visited whilst staying in Cork with friends, it was recommended to us. The food was okay and came out fairly quick considering it was quite busy. The staff were very friendly and attentive checking if everything was okay, my only niggle was the Irish coffee wasn't very good, we wanted our friend to try it for the first time... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

From the reviews I was expecting something special but our lunch here was average . I expect a good seafood chowder to be hearty and tasty. Ours was more a bowl of cream with a few pieces of fish floating around. Mind you a couple of tasty crab claws nearly lifted it. The better half was well pleased with her... More 

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Thank boggerdon
Cork, Ireland
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310 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Had a drink here recently, the place had a good atmosphere. Would have tried food too however limited hours so maybe something they can improve on! Nice cosy fireplace too!

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Thank LoveTravelVentures
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Went in here with friends on a Thursday night. There was an acoustic session going on and lots of people got together to play music. Good combination of music and everyone in the pub seemed to enjoy it. Drinks are well priced and good quality. Nice lady Behind the bar, very friendly. I Would recommend people to visit here

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Thank Sherrie M
Co. Galway, Ireland
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Just called in for a drink after dinner elsewhere in town. Very friendly staff and customers! Has great craic sitting at the bar with locals. Very clean with a warm, cosy, inviting atmosphere. Didn't eat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, International, Healthy, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Connolly Street, Clonakilty, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Clonakilty
  • Phone Number: +353 23 883 4116
Description
Please note we only serve food Monday - Saturday 12:00 to 3:30 pm 4:00 on Saturdays .

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?