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Sweeney's Bar Liverpool

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Went years ago, still fun now.

My partner and I used to come here regularly when staying in Liverpool, maybe 15 years ago. Staying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Best bar in town

We really enjoyed our visit. The drinks were good, the live music excellent and the people were... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Llandudno, United Kingdom
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Come to Sweeney's Bar Liverpool and experience our high-quality drinks and friendly service. Sweeney's Bar is located in the very popular Williamson Square in the heart of Liverpool and within walking distance of all major attractions. We offer a...more
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3-4 Williamson Square, Liverpool L1 1EQ, England
+44 151 707 2091
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All reviews williamson square radio tower interesting photos outside seating area great music well worth a visit karaoke atmosphere
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I used to come here regularly when staying in Liverpool, maybe 15 years ago. Staying close by on this visit it was great to stumbled upon it. Still fun. Great atmosphere. Staff friendly welcoming. Reasonable drink prices. Good laugh karaoke on a...More

Thank enncle
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We really enjoyed our visit. The drinks were good, the live music excellent and the people were very lovely. We met some nice locals and had great fun! We will be back!

1  Thank Pia144
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We called into Sweeney's early afternoon on a Saturday. The atmosphere was brilliant, with a karaoke in full swing. There were many participants, who appeared to be locals, and who all were well worth listening to. The host was an energetic witty individual, who obviously...More

Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I went with my wife to Sweeneys for an Afternoon triple. It is a great little bar great bar staff and great music Simon the DJ come singer comedian was brilliant he welcomed us with a hand shake as we arrived. I thought that was...More

1  Thank Daveh72
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic pub loved by old and young, very lively at the weekend and nice place to socialize, and chill in the day, the prices at the bar are excellent and the bar staff are the friendliness, you will find, all in all well worth a...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Used to use Sweeneys a lot in the past.. Sadly over the past year or so the place has gone rapidly downhill.. Without going into too much detail what you get now is the following : No exact opening times, often closed into early afternoon...More

3  Thank pete A
Reviewed 24 August 2016

sit outside and watch all the people milling about or messing in the fountains---not bad priced drinks and good bar staff--interesting photos on the walls of famous locals.

Thank jeffhutchy
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

It's a lovely place. Very noisy! The atmosphere is always banging especially at the weekend. It attracts a locals crowd which as a tourist may be off putting. I enjoyed our time here. Sat watching the patrons hugging and screaming as Liverpool had just won...More

1  Thank SarahCorell
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We were on a bit of a bar hop around town and as we were heading to THE SHAKESPEARE PUB we decided to pop into here for a quick beer. I have been a fair few time's and really enjoy the JOHN SMITHS BITTER in...More

Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Sweeney's bar is a fantastic little bar that serves a good range of commercial beers at very affordable prices in Liverpool City Centre.Went here when we were making our way to Dale street to go to a few of the real ale pubs there.With great...More

Thank Stephen K
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