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Average irish pub

Good service, staff that you can have a bit of banter with. Large outdoor area and plenty of TVs... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
via mobile
Reasonably good bar

Named after one of the sport writer character in The Odd Couple, it's a sports bar where we watched... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 Jun 2018
“Average irish pub”
31 Dec 2017
“Friendly atmosphere”
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Good service, staff that you can have a bit of banter with. Large outdoor area and plenty of TVs for sport's fans.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bmpecc
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Called in a couple of times during our stay in Kinsale they show live sports in the day and had a band in the evening. It wasn’t a noisy live sports bar which was welcome as my partner wanted to watch but I read the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 556jayneo
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I was with the below reviewer at the time of his visit. Seems to have mixed Oscar's up with The Armada. And his review was aimed at the latter. Oscar's is a grand spot for a few pints. Nice atmosphere and interesting collection of obscure...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Niall C
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We walked into a near empty bar on a Friday night. We were greeted with a wry smile from the barman, who could only be thinking, "get out". We got our drinks and thought we might have a game of pool. There had been a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jdoggymac
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Named after one of the sport writer character in The Odd Couple, it's a sports bar where we watched the 6 nations rugby. There was a good atmosphere in the place. We had a great afternoon. The toilets need to attention though

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank markc2812
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a glass of red and a Guinness. Very quaint, was in January so Christmas decorations still up, really pretty. A few men in the bar, but friendly barman, nice wine, nice Guinness , nice place to have a slow afternoon bevy.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 850sineadb
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Good place for a Pint... wouldnt eat there, and the Gents/Toilets/Washrooms/Restrooms are awful... you actually have to walk outside to use the facilities..

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Reeler63
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We popped in here on Saturday afternoon for a pint. It was busy enough, but that was due to the football being on. Personally it's not my kind of bar, but there's nothing wrong with it. It's more of a sports bar, it lacks any...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank AlanMerrins
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We visited this pub on a Saturday night, the live band they had were brilliant however this was the only positive. To start we were sticking to floor around the bar area as we moved. Service was slow. At 12.25 we were told the bar...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank HappyFeet201
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Popped in there yesterday on my trip to Kinsale , I would call it a Man's pub , rather then a Lady's place , having said that I was made very welcome , as the American Lady that entered soon after , again everyone chats...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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