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Abbot's Ale House

17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 7116
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

From a beer view this is a great place to go in Cork with draft and a huge bottled range. It isn't the kind of place you would really take a date perhaps you could call it rough and ready. They don't do food, but...More

Thank mark_bates09
Reviewed 3 November 2017

One of my favourite pubs in Cork well worth a visit. Always has a great selection of beers on tap. The off licence downstairs is decent too.

1  Thank Tadhg F
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Really good bar, the staff were friendly and helpful. Such a relaxed feeling with a home like atmosphere. Can't wait to come back and try a few more beers.

1  Thank Brona V
Reviewed 11 September 2017

If you are looking for a nice drinking spot in Cork, slightly off St. Patrick St/Plunkett St.'s beaten track, this might be what you're looking for. Located in Devonshire St., very close to the Shandon area, the Abbott's Ale House was recommended by my tourist...More

1  Thank AnTeastalai
Reviewed 22 August 2017

In this upstairs sanctuary, you can have a pint of your favorite ale, sip some Irish whiskey, or have a bottle of the hundreds of different bottles of beer from around the world. The music was bluesy and great too. Stop in to sit back...More

Thank henry v
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

My husband had been here on a previous visit to Cork about 5 years ago, before craft brew was really hitting here. He has told me for ages about the only bar where he could find a pint of good hand crafted beer during his...More

1  Thank Holly C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Huge selection,particularly of beers A small upstairs pub,very friendly,helpful barman A warm,welcoming venue and different to the usual

1  Thank D5577AZmichaelc
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I went to the Abbots Ale House with a group of friends, 7 boys and 3 girls. Only the girls were asked for ID by the woman, in a rude and arrogant manner may I add. Each member of the group was 23/24. One of...More

2  Thank JAG223
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

A group of my friends went to this supposed friendly and cosy bar for some quiet drinks. However, we were greeted by a very rude, sarcastic and arrogant bar woman who only asked for ID from the female members of our group. (3 out of...More

2  Thank CVF17
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Walked past this pub a few times and didn't realise how brilliant it was on the inside. I wished I could've visited more often to try the range of craft ales they had. Perfect!

Thank BiancaJG
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Devonshire Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Shandon
  • Neighbourhood: Shandon
  • Phone Number: +353 21 450 7116
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