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W.J. South's Pub

4 Quinlan Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 56 131 8850
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This was the nearest pub to our hotel so quickly became our local!..excellent staff and although we... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
mike c
Totnes, United Kingdom
A Must Do for all Frank McCourt Fans!

While visiting the Frank McCourt Museum, we learned that this pub was basically around the corner... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
St. Catharines, Canada
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A popular pub with a friendly ambiance and great food.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
4 Quinlan Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 56 131 8850
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This was the nearest pub to our hotel so quickly became our local!..excellent staff and although we did not eat the lunchtime food looked very good...they do not serve dinner which seems the norm for a lot of pubs we visited ... if i was...More

Thank mike c
Reviewed 20 January 2017

While visiting the Frank McCourt Museum, we learned that this pub was basically around the corner from the museum so we decided to go check it out. This of course is the pub that Frank took his first pint. We were there around the lunch...More

2  Thank BahiaDelray
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We had lunch in South's yet once again. There is a great atmosphere here. This pub is family run and what a great difference this makes. Our lunch was delightful; fresh tasty and plenty. I went for the steak which was freshly cooked as were...More

Thank Frank2510
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We popped in here today (02 Jan) in the hope that they were doing food as most places weren't due to the bank holiday. The barman explained that they were just doing toasties which was perfect. He couldn't have been friendlier and was very accommodating....More

Thank Treacl32
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

I visited here with a man who has mobility difficulties and whilst there the staff were very good to us. They were helpful and inviting ti us. The food were very tasty and the staff were very friendly

Thank MelTed1991
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I want today I am alone, but I don't fill alone, because ciaran who working in bar he give me good company, I really love this bar. One of the best bar in Limerick city.

Thank Amrit N
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The lady at the Frank McCourt Museum told us where this pub was and as it was on our way back to the laundrette we called in for morning tea. From the outside it looks quite small but opens up when you get inside and...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I've been a customer of the above off and on for a number of years.Lately I joined my friends here for breakfast.I must say it ticked all the boxes.Even though I only had tea along with their freshly baked scones (which were delicious).The pub is...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We have visited this Pub on many occasions and it has become one of our favourites when visiting Limerick. From the beautiful interior right through to the most pleasant bar staff you could hope to meet South's has it all. Customers are of a more...More

3  Thank John F
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I went for lunch & was disappointed to see that it was Carvery. I had to stay as I was in company. My colleague was served by an Older Irish lady and got a nice size portion. I was served by another person and I...More

Thank Bannerone
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Geraldine P
17 November 2016|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Geraldine,unfortunately I don't have an answer to your question.From experience they only serve lunch around 12 - 2pm. Otherwise it's a tostie that's available only during the day. Regard's, Mike.