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The Top 5 Irish Cocktail Bars You HAVE To Check Out

Get these ticked off your cocktail list


We’re always on the hunt for the best bars, hotels, restaurants, food and drinks in Ireland – and this week we’re focusing on cocktails.

From the perfect Tom Collins to a sunny sweet Strawberry Dacari, we’ve listed the best bars in Ireland to grab a cocktail right now.

Take a look:

The Blind Pig

Based in Dublin 2, this is a place you HAVE to check out if you’re looking for the perfect cocktail.

Named after the police who turned a blind eye to the liquor rooms of the 1920s prohibition era, there is an underground cocktail bar known for the quality and artistry of its cocktails that truly evoke the mood of a 1920s speakeasy — The Blind Pig.

The Blind Pig will tantalize the taste buds of cocktail lovers.

Open Tuesday to Sunday from 5pm. Experience the forgotten thrill of secret passwords, false storefronts and just a touch of lawlessness.

You have to keep it a secret. So shush!

More info HERE.

The South William

Located on 52 South William Street through a huge glass window front… this is perfect for any day of the week.

Dublin’s hottest venue for funkiness and fun, The South William Bar has it all covered.
A huge selection of Cocktails starting from €6 awaits you at the perfectly located bar.
Recently they have just launched there Festival Summer Menu with the spectacular Cocktail range to include everything from premium vodka to superior rums and at super value.
Pop in for after-work cocktails every Friday from 6pm with Live Music and promotions, you even get complimentary jellys while you chill out in style or nibble on a Pizza served from 6pm daily.
Try something different and book a Cocktail Masterclass from just €25.

Liquor Lounge

With a love for cocktails and fun nights out, The Liquor Lounge is Galway’s newest late bar and is already one of the city’s most popular venues.

Located in the heart of the Latin Quarter, it’s nestled above The Dáil Bar and from the moment you step upstairs its striking bar catches your eye.

The shelves are brimming with a varied selection of premium spirits, wine, champagne, whiskey and of course gin. Along with all your favourite draft and craft beers.

We love their bespoke cocktail menu, with a host of original creations including; The Liquor Lounge Julip, A Fancy Glass, Pink Daisy, Fruit & Nut or the Foggy Dew!

Food is served daily and there is also a mini urban garden – the perfect perch on a sunny afternoon.

For further details follow The Liquor Lounge Galway on Facebook or Instagram.

Alternatively, call (091) 563777 or visit the bar at 42-44 Middle Street, Galway.

The Copper Room

You’ll find The Copper Room nestled under O’Connell street, Limerick.

With a huge selection of wine, cocktails & beers there’s something here for everyone. Enjoy a drink on its own or try one of their famous platters.

There’s plenty of unique spaces inside to relax including underground copper lined caverns, a Georgian style room with 2 open fires completely lit by candlelight or the newest addition to the bar, the rooftop outdoor terrace!

Boozy milkshakes 😍😍😍 strawberry cream delight or Mint Oreo 😍😍 perfect for this weather! #limerick #thecopperroom #boozymilkshakes #sun #acoholic #winebar #irish

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The perfect place to relax in the summer evenings. More info HERE.

Brasserie Sixty6

Last but not least, if you’re looking for a gorgeous dinner with some cocktails to spice things up – then Brasserie SixtySix is the perfect choice.

Based on South Great George’s Street, Dublin 2, allow yourself to be wined and dined with a great selection of food and cocktails.

Make sure to follow them on Instagram for their mouth-watering posts.