Sunny Spring at Cork Heritage Pubs!

The sunshine is back and the evenings are getting longer, a perfect atmosphere for a few pints in some of Cork’s finest historical establishments!


Brewery Tours and Deals

Visiting Cork and looking to do something a little different? After a long pause, tours of Rising Sons Brewery are kicking off again! Book your Brewery Tour and Beer Tasting in advance at or ring 0212414764. €15 per person. Minimum 2 guests and maximum 10.

Available at 6pm sharp Tuesday and Thursday. 12pm sharp on Saturday afternoon also. Why not visit Cork City’s finest, award-winning micro-brewery and let us take you through our history, our beer making process and finally a guided beer tasting of two to three of our beers.

Our pizza and pint deal has also returned! €15 for any Rising Sons pint and pizza with 3 toppings available Monday through Wednesday!

Outdoor dining and cocktails at The Old Town Whiskey Bar

There’s no better place to enjoy Cork’s spring sunshine than The Old Town Whiskey Bar at Bodega on Cornmarket Street, with the finest outdoor area in the city, it’s the best place to bask in the ever longer and brighter evenings with a craft cocktail in hand or a gourmet dish to savour! We’ll be showing all the biggest sporting events on our big indoor and outdoor screens. 

We’ve also launched our new Fiesta Latina on Saturday nights! The very best of club hits the latin world has to offer raise the roof every Saturday night from 11pm with DJ Wilros, hasta pronto!

The Black Dog returns!

One of Cork’s most loved and storied pubs is set to return this Spring, The Black Dog has always been one of Cork’s finest no-nonsense venues, home of the finest Mexican food this side of the Atlantic from The Old Town Taqueria. Rock Music and good times since 2013!! Keep an eye on The Black Dog’s Instagram for more.

Spring trad in Sin E

The trad never stops in Cork’s finest traditional pub! With daily traditional Irish music, delicious local pints and some local characters, Sin E is always a shout to experience the traditional heart of Cork. We’ve even got a little outdoor area to sip your pints in the evening sun! Trad from 6:30-8:30 and 9:00-11:00 every day!


Sunny Pints and live music on Parnell Place

The Poor Relation has gotten a lick of paint in recent times, it still remains one of Cork’s finest city centre bars on a sunny day with our outdoor seating area, a dash of live sport and local live music on the big stage. Every city centre has a pub like this with a mix of local characters and everyday craic! We’ve also unveiled our new cocktail menu in recent times and its certainly worth a look.


A taste of tradition at Mutton Lane and The Oval Bar

The Oval and The Mutton Lane Inn are true Irish pubs showcasing the city’s heritage and industrial roots. The addition of an outdoor seating area at The Oval makes it a perfect venue to bask in the sunshine before heading inside to this cosy traditional pub brimming with life, and delicious local pints!! Similarly, Mutton Lane , which lies adjacent to the English Market is the perfect place to get an authentic Irish pub experience. It’s a place built for conversation and craic while enjoying some fine brews!