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15 of the best beer gardens in Ireland to enjoy a pint with a view

Stun hun.

1. The Beach Bar, Co. Sligo

Visit to the beach 😁 #maigheo #mayo #beach #beachbar #photography #photoofday #aughrishead #aughris #bar #ireland

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An old-school Irish pub near Aughris headwith sterling views of the Atlantic Ocean. The perfect accompaniment to your pint of Guinness, eh?

2. Cable O’Leary’s, Co. Kerry

#whereaninchisamile #thekingdom #foxwongwedding

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For some of the most gorgeous views Ballinskelligs has to offer.

3. The Beachcomber Bar, Co. Donegal

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On a sunny day in Rathmullan, The Beachcomber Bar is the only place to be.

*contented sigh*

4. The Strand Inn, Co. Waterford

What a view #thankyouireland #seaview #roomwithaview #bliss #irishcoast 🌊🇮🇪😍

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The Strand’s beer garden overlooks the beach in Dunmore East making it the perfect place for a post-swim scoop.

5. Bunnyconnellan Bar, Co. Cork

#unemployedlife 😀 @maeveb92 @donaghkell @fionaoconnor4

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Great view from Bunnyconnellans! #cork #ireland #myrtleville #sea #sun

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Not only does it have a frankly adorable name, Bunnyconnellan (also known as Bunny’s) boasts views of Cork Harbour and Roche’s Point. Blissful.

6. The Blue Light, Co. Dublin

Love this place #dublin #ireland

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For unrivalled views of Dublin, look no further than The Blue Light.

7. Johnnie Fox’s, Co. Dublin

Great day at the Dublin Mountains #Dublin #Ireland #JohnnieFoxsPub

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As any Dubliner will tell you, there’s nowhere like Johnnie Fox’s on a gorgeous day.

8. O’Looney’s Bar, Lahinch



O’Looney’s — where you can sup your pint with a stunning view of the wild and whippy Atlantic Ocean.


9. The Dean Hotel, Dublin

#nofilter #nightout #dublin #sophies #thedeanhotel #discoverdublin #sunset #view #city #picturesque #cityscape #urban

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Admire the bright lights of the Big Smoke from the rooftop terrace in The Dean Hotel and remind yourself of what a stun hun Dublin is.

10. Jack Meade’s, Co. Waterford

Beautiful place #jackmeades #waterford #ireland

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Jack Meade’s: the classy version of drinking in a field.

11. The Rivercourt Hotel, Co. Kilkenny

Like c'mon how amazing is this view? #Kilkenny #kilkennycastle #therivercourthotel

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For fancy views of Kilkenny Castle.


12. Tom Barry’s, Barrack Street, Cork

#sunny day off in the County #Cork. #summertime #sky #jetplane #church

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Cork’s skyline never looked so good. Also, we’re just going to say it: Tom Barry’s might be the cutest beer garden in the country.

13. O’Sullivans Bar, Crookhaven

The most southerly pint in ireland

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It's not just heaven. It's #crookhaven!! #cider #summer #marina #westcork @davydavy2016

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Breathtaking views from Crookhaven, Co. Cork. There’s a reason why the Star Wars cast and crew fell in love with it, you know.

14. Campbell’s At The Reek, Westport



For views of Croagh Patrick and Clew Bay. Win win.

15. Curragower Bar, Limerick

Getting ready for the fireworks #curragowerbar #limerickcity #riverfest

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You can’t bate Curragower Bar when the sun is out.

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