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Best music in Ireland

If you love music then Shanleys is a must ! Some of the best musicians on the planet perform in... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
tompow614
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Cork, Ireland
Brilliant

Recently went to Shanleys where local musicians were playing while having a few drinks (May Bank... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
MichelleB4622
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27 Jul 2018
“Best music in Ireland”
6 May 2018
“Brilliant ”
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11 Connolly Street, Clonakilty, Ireland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 July 2018

If you love music then Shanleys is a must ! Some of the best musicians on the planet perform in this iconic pub and create an intimate atmosphere that is second to none. The standard of performers is on par with any session in top...More

2  Thank tompow614
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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

This pub was recommended by one of the locals in my sisters pub in Ardfert. The Thursday night sessions are known to be good nights with great music. The music didn't disappoint but the very unfriendly welcome from barmaid and locals alike was very unexpected....More

2  Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

If you love music then Shanleys is a must ! Some of the best musicians on the planet perform in this iconic pub and create an intimate atmosphere that is second to none. The standard of performers is on par with any session in top...More

2  Thank tompow614
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Recently went to Shanleys where local musicians were playing while having a few drinks (May Bank holiday weekend 2018). Absolutely fantastic night. Staff were lovely and there was a really friendly environment.

1  Thank MichelleB4622
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We went to this venue the night after a wedding so were feeling a little worse for wear! The venue did not disappoint. From sitting in front of the cosy fire, to listening to some great Irish music it was the perfect end to our...More

1  Thank katyannakelly
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

This pub was recommended by one of the locals in my sisters pub in Ardfert. The Thursday night sessions are known to be good nights with great music. The music didn't disappoint but the very unfriendly welcome from barmaid and locals alike was very unexpected....More

2  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Visited several times during a recent trip to Clonakilty - still one of the best bars in the area. Great atmosphere, friendly and fantastic music. Will be a definite for my next visit.

Thank Jon E
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We wondered in to this Cracking pub friendly people and bar staff , great music a must for any visitor! A good place to relax and chill out after a busy day.

Thank David W
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This has to be in my top 5 pub/venue of all time,just cannot get enough of this perfect establishment.Relaxing, interesting, Great staff..well done Phil,and the music is music to my ears.It has taken me 10 years to get back to this place from first visit...More

Thank kookiemc
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Had a few drinks here while staying in Clonakilty ... Lovely pub .. We had a lovely evening when we came upon a fab music session ... Bar lady so very friendly & works so well .. It didn't feel she was working at all...More

Thank tricia023456
Reviewed 7 July 2015

A lovely pub with a great atmosphere and well maintained garden area. Staff are friendly and helpful. The live music entertainment was awesome as was the Guinness. If i return to Clonakilty I will be returning to Shanley's.

Thank danbreen
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