Patrick's Day is not the only time to visit an Irish pub,
but it may be the most popular way to end a day after watching or
marching in the parade.
great places to relax anytime of the year - anywhere - with
authentic Irish pubs found in cities as diverse as Boston
to Tokyo, Japan! (No, really.)
a 'public house' serves alcohol, but that's only half the story. Gathering at the pub is a great way to spend time with friends, tell tall tales, watch the game, grab a bit of pub grub, or play a lively round of darts.
cities worldwide, you'll also find Irish pubs that offer readings
of traditional and contemporary Irish literature, and
plenty of authentic Irish music. You'll either find properly scheduled sessions or - if you're really lucky - informal
jams by local musicians who just happen to drop by unannounced.
There is no such thing as a stranger when you
share a love of having a good time. The people are friendly,
the food is hearty, and the beer and music flows freely - a recipe for
a fun evening anywhere you roam.
about finding a neighborhood Irish pub around the Web:
This St. Patrick's Day, check out more information on the local Irish social and music scene in your area, at tops sites with guides to Irish pubs everywhere.
Irish Abroad Pub Directory - Who would have thought
that you'd find almost twice as many pubs in the USA as in
Ireland? In the Craic 'n Culture section of this site you'll
find listings of Ireland's top 841 pubs, the USA's 1510, as well as
a good number of Irish pubs in the UK, Canada, Australia,
New Zealand, Europe, Asia, Africa, Central & South America
and the Middle East.
Pubs in Ireland - A delightful explanation of the
charm of Irish pubs from YourIrish.com. The listings are by
county. Check out the rest of the site while you're there
for a good helping of Irish lore and traditions.
- NYC Irish Bars - Murph's is a good guide to what's
going on in the New York metro area. If you're looking for
a bite to eat and a pint in a relaxed atmosphere you'll find
a place to hang your hat. You might also want to take a look
at the Traditional
Irish Music Session Listing - Where to hear the best traditional
Irish music in NYC.
Boston Irish Pubs - Name a pub in the Greater Boston area,
and it's here - including alphabetical listings by town including
Cambridge, Lynn, South Boston, Worcester, and lots more.
Irish Bars & Clubs - This list of Irish pubs in the greater
Chicago area is complete with a description of each place,
events, directions, and star-rated reviews by people who've been there...