Limerick & Clare - Bars & Nightlife
No visit to Limerick City would be complete without a visit to one of its fine drinking establishments. From trendy, sophisticated bars to cosy, old world pubs, Limerick is not short of places to enjoy a pint! Limerick has a lively music scene and many pubs have regular trad music sessions. With its high student population, Limerick enjoys a vibrant nightlife, catering for all tastes and ages. Nightclubs and live music venues offer range of music choice from traditional Irish music to contemporary.
Full of character, Nancy Blake’s is a traditional Irish pub in the centre of Limerick. Live traditional music Sunday to Wednesday at 2100.
Music lovers are guaranteed a session any night of the week in this haven for traditional music. Dolan’s also offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and has a live gig venue next door – a full night’s entertainment.
The Glen Tavern
The Glen is located in the heart of Limerick and is a cheery old world sort of pub which serves food between 1200 and 1500. Also serves a great pint. Here you can watch sporting events live on the TV screens.
Located behind Dolan’s bar, this warehouse space acts as a nightclub at weekends, but also showcases lots of national and international acts.
The Locke Bar
The Locke bar is located in the heart of the city centre and one of Limerick´s oldest pubs dating back to 1724. This award winning pub offers cosy atmosphere.