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Probably the Best Irish Pub Outside of Ireland!!!

Yet again, Hickeys has lived up to its reputation for great reasonably priced drink, great craic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
via mobile
All Ireland hurling final

Great Limerick bar, even welcomed Kerrymen watching an All Ireland Hurling Final.. Hope I am I'm... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aileen M
kerry ireland
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Our Family run business, Pat and daughter Jane from Limerick her partner Dave from Kerry and John from Dublin. Nice cozy pub with a big rooftop terrace!!The terrace is Great for large groups, weddings, golf prize givings, hen, stags etc. If your...more
Rua da Paz 7, Alvor, Portimao 8500-008, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet again, Hickeys has lived up to its reputation for great reasonably priced drink, great craic and entertainment as provided by the clientele in the great pub that Pat and Dave and the other boys run. Year after year, time after time, night after night...More

1  Thank Quiff14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place had been recommended to us, it is a good little spot and always packed. When we arrived it was really full but the barman saw us and showed us upstairs to more seats. Nice place and a good atmosphere, the drink is good...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had some great nights here during our recent visit. Very friendly staff (2 David’s and Sean) who interacted with all customers and the owner Pat who was a complete gentleman. Had a impromptu sing song one night which was fantastic with everybody joining in. Drinks...More

1  Thank pauline m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Limerick bar, even welcomed Kerrymen watching an All Ireland Hurling Final.. Hope I am I'm Alvor to see Limerick defend title

1  Thank Aileen M
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Your a fool if you don’t have a drink in the Hickey’s - it’s an incredible bar which is run by even more incredible people.

2  Thank Bigdogbelfast
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely traditional Irish pub for good drinks. Lovely Irish family that run the place. Other bars in area have music too loud. Space can be tight there but that a sign that’s its popular

1  Thank Pathfinder570584
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Hubbie & I decided on this pub as all the others in the street were really noisy with live music and we wanted to have a chat and hear ourselves speak. Lovely little pub - very busy but we managed to get a seat near...More

3  Thank Pamela P
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We just returned to Ireland from our first trip to Alvor a place full of charters"beautiful restaurants' picturesque buildings.we dropped into Hickeys bar and the welcome from pat owner&dave was outstanding and strangers became friends.we want to wish all the best for the future we...More

2  Thank caty D
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Had read great reviews about this bar. Really looking forward to the "welcome and craic". Big disappointment neither appeared. Seems like a pub with a local Irish clientele which doesn't need "new" customers

9  Thank jackiemac5
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Hello All Here I ma again raving on about Alvor while hubby's watching the football! There are 3/4Irish bars in Alvor but, in my opinion even though its the smallest Hickey's Bar is the best. No music or slot machines (yes there are TV's to...More

5  Thank john h
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4 March 2018|
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Response from smithyph | Reviewed this property |
Hello Redglitterbomb, I’d say it would no bother, all you have to do is ask the friendly staff, there’s pubs beside it if it doesn’t,
26 January 2018|
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