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20th Aug 2021

Five unreal Limerick pubs to watch the hurling this weekend

Katy Thornton

If you’re looking for somewhere to cheer on Limerick this weekend, you’ve come to the right place!

The atmosphere in Limerick this weekend is going to be mighty as they go head to head with Cork in the All-Ireland Hurling Final. Limerick is hoping to make history this weekend by achieving back-to-back wins following their 2020 victory. Finding the perfect place to share in the merriment and spirit is crucial to enjoying the match, therefore we’ve gone ahead and listed some of the best for you.

Flannerys Bar

Flannerys on Upper Denmark Street has been around since 1898, so they know their stuff. They will be operating for walk-ins only on Sunday, so if you’re looking to get a seat with your friends, head down before 2pm. They have a large whiskey collection to curb those nail-biting moments while watching the match, along with a hearty food menu.

Jerry Flannery’s

In the heart of Limerick City, Jerry Flannery’s is known as the home of sport. This late bar is cosy, offers great food and drink and is a fantastic place to sit and watch the Limerick vs. Cork match.

Myles Breens Bar

This pub on Shannon Street has been standing since 1802, and looks like it’s here to stay. It has the exact atmosphere that will allow you to really get into the match, while enjoying their handpicked beers and wines.

The Still House

Located on Thomas Street this pub offers a wide selection of draught beers to quench your thirst while you cheer on your team. They are currently showing their support for the Limerick team with a mural adorning the front of the pub.

South’s Pub

Based on Quinlan Street, this pub has a beautiful modern interior, setting a certain ambience and comfort for the match. South’s food gets rave reviews, as does their amazing staff, so you’ll be well taken care of as you watch Cork and Limerick hash it out.

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