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Taaffes Castle Bar

) #17 of 19 Restaurants in Carlingford £ Irish, ,
Newry Street, Carlingford, Ireland
+353 42 937 3770
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (6 reviews)
“disco bar” (4 reviews)
“beer garden” (14 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
Newry Street, Carlingford, Ireland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Called in here for a drink to watch Football in the beer garden, great atmosphere, staff were lovely and to top it all off we had the best Guinness ever! Will be back!

Thank lynnieee86
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The staff here were unfriendly and when it come to closing time became abrupt. Many different customers on the same night made similar remarks. Don't expect your custom to be appreciated here .

Thank james w
Reviewed 1 week ago

our deposit has not been refunded and every time we attempt to communicate with them they lie to us and don't reply. They made up an excuse as to why we lost our deposit 3 weeks after our stay and still will not answer emails...More

Thank Aislingwalls
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

was in the beer garden with friends on a beautiful sunny afternoon and the place was buzzing , well worth a visit

Thank gerardmcauley01
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Upstairs-Saturday nights in here are hen and stag central, so if you like being grabbed and gawked at and not drink very much due to a queue 10 people deep,then this really is the place for you! Downstairs-some lovely bar staff,lovely seating and a bit...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely recommend going here. Live Music was great..massive smoking area and attentive Staff..very busy wee place :) will be back

Thank HayleyRo
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Tip class cocktails here on Friday night. Andrew was our barman and he was fantastic throughout! He has a great knowledge of cocktails and is lots of fun too! It was one of the best cocktail classes I've been to as we were all making...More

Thank Pinkylady555
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited Taaffes Bar on Sat 27th of May to celebrate my daughter's hen night. As I was dancing on the very crammed dance floor I took an extremely bad nose bleed, fled to the overcrowded girls toilets where the queue of girls were so...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent Sunday afternoon here ..brilliant band playing in afternoon. .mothers little helpers. .fantastic. .played outside and enjoyed wine on lovely Sunday afternoon listening to great music ☺

Thank pauline2212_12
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Really enjoyed this bar. Was upstairs with really good cheesy 90s music. We all enjoyed it and the atmosphere was very good and friendly staff. Loads of hen and stag parties all good natured! Would deifnitely come back.

Thank paddygray08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newry Street, Carlingford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Cooley Peninsula  >  Carlingford
  • Phone Number: +353 42 937 3770
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We are an Irish traditional pub that serves pub grub at a high standard downstairs, a disco bar upstairs that attracts a crowd of all age groups at the weekend and a banquet hall in the castle, enjoy cheers
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