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Address: 13 Main Street, Athlone, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 90 649 2358
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10:30 - 00:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 00:30

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Very friendly & welcoming.

Having heard about Sean's Bar, we just had to make a visit. Old world charm along with young ultra-friendly staff made it well worth the stop (along with a couple of extremely... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Dublin
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Dublin
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having heard about Sean's Bar, we just had to make a visit. Old world charm along with young ultra-friendly staff made it well worth the stop (along with a couple of extremely tasty pints of Guinness!!). We sat at the bar & the barman chatted away as we waited the obligatory settling time of the creamy pint. Soon we were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great pub price of pint is reasonable great ambiance music sessions some time great entertainment staff is very friendly

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went in for 1 drink and stayed for a few more. Friendly cheerful quaint place. small old place with sawdust on the floor but such a lovely atmosphere. Definitely not to be missed!.

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Thank farrell619
Cathy M, Manager at Sean's Bar, responded to this review

Hi farrell619, Thank you for your review. I've heard that story many times before - " in for one drink but stayed for a few more'.. always the sign of a good night. The mixture of both locals and visitors as well as music every night all make the special atmosphere of the pub. I look forward to seeing you... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of friends. Best bar I've visited in ages. Music was great. Nice mixed crowd. Very busy bar.

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Thank Nicola C
Cathy M, Manager at Sean's Bar, responded to this review

Hi Nicola, Great to hear that Sean's was the best bar you've visited in ages. We are lucky to have some great local musicians play in the pub every night so I'll be sure to pass on your compliments to all. I hope you'll make it back someday soon Kind regards Declan More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Irish coffee. Visited after the castle with 25% off from castle ticket. Very quaint and cosy bar with friendly staff.

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Thank Peadar Ó
Cathy M, Manager at Sean's Bar, responded to this review

Hi Peadar, I hope all is well and thanks so much for your review. Everyone who visits Athlone castle can avail of a 25 % reduction on an Irish coffee in Sean's so I'm glad you took up on the offer. Irish coffees are our speciality and its always nice especially by the fireside. I look forward to welcoming you... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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33 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere here, a nice crowd and staff very friendly. Worth visiting. Quite busy. Some good restaurants nearby. Easy to find and will be back.

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Thank Len R
Cathy M, Manager at Sean's Bar, responded to this review

Dear Len, Thank you for stopping by and for posting a lovely review. There is always a great a great buzz in the place and a nice crowd. We are also very fortunate to be located in the heart of the Left Bank region of town behind Athlone castle.. there are plenty of café's, pubs and restaurants to choose from... More 

Kildare, Ireland
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I dropped in whilst visiting Athlone. Very unique bar with lots of historical oddities to checkout whilst enjoying the relaxing atmosphere. 2 perfect pints of Guinness were enjoyed which tasted and looked amazing. Would have liked to enjoy an evening there but it wasnt to be. Maybe on my next visit I will be more successful as... More 

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Thank ValAnt2014
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unreal hot port on New Years Morning! Well worth a visit, quaint, quirky, warm and welcoming! A true Irish gem

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Thank Aisling M
Hamilton, New Zealand
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129 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic Irish pub, there's on in every city around the world, but hard to beat the real McCoy, and Sean's Pub is just that.

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Thank Matt D
N Ireland
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64 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on a Tuesday night and were surprised that the bar was so lively; both locals and tourists present. Music was provided which added atmosphere.

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