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#Bars

# bars - Monday 7 June, 2021

'It's been emotional': Publicans welcome customers back for outdoor service
# Reopening
# Reopening

'It's been emotional': Publicans welcome customers back for outdoor service

Jun 7th 2021, 7:42 PM 39,209 Views 21 Comments

The sun was shining as some opened their doors for the first time in 15 months.

# bars - Friday 12 March, 2021

'My face turned white. And here we are, a year on': The workers still waiting to go back, 12 months later
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'My face turned white. And here we are, a year on': The workers still waiting to go back, 12 months later

Mar 12th 2021, 12:05 AM 50,994 Views 34 Comments
  • It's been a year since the Taoiseach's speech from Washington
  • Pubs shut a few days later, and many have remained closed for the past 12 months
  • Workers in the most affected industries are hoping for brighter days ahead, but are realistic about short-term prospects

# bars - Monday 21 December, 2020

'200 persons present, no social distancing': Gardaí continue to detect Covid-19 breaches at licensed premises
# Covid19
# Covid19

'200 persons present, no social distancing': Gardaí continue to detect Covid-19 breaches at licensed premises

Dec 21st 2020, 5:38 PM 73,884 Views 77 Comments

Gardaí in the north west issued the first ‘Immediate Closure Order’ over the weekend.

# bars - Friday 13 November, 2020

New York restaurants and bars to close at 10pm to ease pressure on hospitals
# Andrew Cuomo
# Andrew Cuomo

New York restaurants and bars to close at 10pm to ease pressure on hospitals

Nov 13th 2020, 6:28 PM 22,118 Views 9 Comments

“The cavalry is coming, but don’t put your weapons down,” Dr Anthony Fauci said this week about the success of the Pfizer vaccine.

# bars - Monday 21 September, 2020

'We've been going for 188 years, we've been through it all': Pubs promise to prioritise safety on the big reopening day
# Pubs
# Pubs

'We've been going for 188 years, we've been through it all': Pubs promise to prioritise safety on the big reopening day

Updated Sep 21st 2020, 1:28 PM 49,090 Views 57 Comments

So-called ‘wet pubs’ in Dublin will have to wait at least another three weeks to reopen.

# bars - Monday 20 July, 2020

Gardaí order Limerick publican to close bar after reopening despite Covid-19 rules
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí order Limerick publican to close bar after reopening despite Covid-19 rules

Jul 20th 2020, 4:12 PM 52,226 Views 63 Comments

Currently only bars that can operate as restaurants are allowed to open.

# bars - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Publicans and politicians slam delayed reopening of pubs as 'harmful' and 'shocking'
# Phase Four
# Phase Four

Publicans and politicians slam delayed reopening of pubs as 'harmful' and 'shocking'

Jul 15th 2020, 10:02 PM 64,193 Views 160 Comments

The cautious approach by Government to reopening was prompted by an increase in the R number in recent days.

# bars - Monday 13 July, 2020

'We don't have time to police customers': Bar and restaurant owners call for guidance on tourist quarantine
# Tourism
# Tourism

'We don't have time to police customers': Bar and restaurant owners call for guidance on tourist quarantine

Jul 13th 2020, 1:13 PM 41,509 Views 59 Comments

Some hospitality businesses have turned away tourists who are not following the quarantine advice on arrival in Ireland.

# bars - Monday 6 July, 2020

Taoiseach says full reopening of pubs on 20 July 'could be delayed' if the rules are flouted
# Takeaway Pints
# Takeaway Pints

Taoiseach says full reopening of pubs on 20 July 'could be delayed' if the rules are flouted

Updated Jul 6th 2020, 11:15 AM 79,701 Views 139 Comments

Meanwhile the LVA said that the images of drinkers in Dublin over the weekend were a major concern.

# bars - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Pubs and barbers return on England's 'Super Saturday'
# Published
# Published

Pubs and barbers return on England's 'Super Saturday'

Jul 4th 2020, 12:08 PM 17,321 Views 16 Comments

A major easing of lockdown measures will see restaurants and cinemas also able to open their doors again in England.

# bars - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Publicans say they face 87% reduction in capacity with 2m social distancing
# Hospitality
# Hospitality

Publicans say they face 87% reduction in capacity with 2m social distancing

May 26th 2020, 2:12 PM 17,781 Views 70 Comments

Yesterday the CMO said the two metre social distancing advice is “not a rule” and it will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

# bars - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

The Explainer: Will it be possible for pubs to open before 10 August?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Will it be possible for pubs to open before 10 August?

May 6th 2020, 6:13 PM 21,781 Views 45 Comments

Is it possible for publicans to get their way?

# bars - Friday 1 May, 2020

Publicans not happy restaurants given green light to reopen before bars
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Publicans not happy restaurants given green light to reopen before bars

May 1st 2020, 11:20 PM 74,708 Views 92 Comments

Two groups that represent pubs say delay in reopening will have a devastating impact on the industry.

# bars - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

The secret of a perfect pub: How bars in Ireland are designed to create great nights out
# Raising The Bar
# Raising The Bar

The secret of a perfect pub: How bars in Ireland are designed to create great nights out

Apr 25th 2018, 3:25 PM 16,430 Views 7 Comments

We spoke to the people behind some of Ireland’s most distinctive nightspots.

# bars - Friday 9 March, 2018

Bars get green light for late drinking licence on Good Friday
# One More Tune
# One More Tune

Bars get green light for late drinking licence on Good Friday

Mar 9th 2018, 2:10 PM 19,142 Views 68 Comments

A rule banning alcohol sales on Good Friday has been lifted.

# bars - Sunday 19 November, 2017

The owners of Coppers are sitting on over €70 million in profits
# More Than Coppers
# More Than Coppers

The owners of Coppers are sitting on over €70 million in profits

Nov 19th 2017, 1:52 PM 63,438 Views 81 Comments

The company that operates the nightclub last year recorded pre-tax profits of €5.16m.

# bars - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'See no homeless, hear no homeless, help no homeless': Paul Murphy hits out at government approach
# Anti-homeless Devices
# Anti-homeless Devices

'See no homeless, hear no homeless, help no homeless': Paul Murphy hits out at government approach

Nov 16th 2017, 12:50 PM 12,432 Views 74 Comments

Solidarity TDs have launched a Bill that aims to prevent the installation of anti-homeless devices.

# bars - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Rio nightlife is suffering due to surge in robberies
# Brazil
# Brazil

Rio nightlife is suffering due to surge in robberies

Aug 12th 2017, 1:00 PM 19,435 Views 19 Comments

The Brazilian government has sent almost 10,000 troops to help the police in Rio de Janeiro state.

# bars - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Foster's, Beamish and Murphy's sold in Irish pubs as local craft beer
# Sneaky Pints
# Sneaky Pints

Foster's, Beamish and Murphy's sold in Irish pubs as local craft beer

Sep 22nd 2016, 9:33 PM 37,718 Views 64 Comments

It is believed this occurred in several dozen outlets Heineken Ireland trades with.

# bars - Monday 13 June, 2016

Irish gay bars are donating money to support the victims of the Orlando tragedy
# Solidarity
From The Daily Edge
# Solidarity

Irish gay bars are donating money to support the victims of the Orlando tragedy

Jun 13th 2016, 5:20 PM 3,856 Views 1 Comment

“It’s every gay boy and girl from Fermanagh to Florida.”

# bars - Sunday 29 May, 2016

11 things the world needs to know about Irish pubs
# Need To Know Basis
From The Daily Edge
# Need To Know Basis

11 things the world needs to know about Irish pubs

May 29th 2016, 9:30 PM 13,632 Views 1 Comment

The manifesto.

# bars - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

A new bar has opened in Dublin and its cocktails are pure eye candy
# Cocktail Hour
From The Daily Edge
# Cocktail Hour

A new bar has opened in Dublin and its cocktails are pure eye candy

May 4th 2016, 2:15 PM 11,863 Views 11 Comments

WANT.

# bars - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Two bars are opening on George's Street... with almost the same name
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

Two bars are opening on George's Street... with almost the same name

Mar 2nd 2016, 7:14 PM 12,812 Views 3 Comments

Great minds think alike, we guess?

# bars - Sunday 27 December, 2015

12 essential ingredients for the perfect Irish pub
# Just The One
From The Daily Edge
# Just The One

12 essential ingredients for the perfect Irish pub

Dec 27th 2015, 6:00 PM 8,374 Views 7 Comments

Slowly add pints, and stir gently.

# bars - Saturday 7 November, 2015

12 Irish bars with a surprise behind the door
# Well Hello
# Well Hello

12 Irish bars with a surprise behind the door

Nov 7th 2015, 5:30 PM 51,683 Views 30 Comments

When entering an Irish pub, expect the unexpected.

# bars - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

12 Irish bars with a surprise behind the door
# Well Hello
From The Daily Edge
# Well Hello

12 Irish bars with a surprise behind the door

Nov 4th 2015, 6:00 PM 17,147 Views 1 Comment

When entering an Irish pub, expect the unexpected.

# bars - Sunday 11 October, 2015

All Will Ferrell fans are going to want to make the pilgrimage to this bar
# Stay Classy
From The Daily Edge
# Stay Classy

All Will Ferrell fans are going to want to make the pilgrimage to this bar

Oct 11th 2015, 1:50 PM 6,710 Views 0 Comments

Stay Classy New York is the world’s first Will Ferrell-themed bar.

# bars - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Here is what the 50 best bars in the world look like inside
# Raising The Bar
From The Daily Edge
# Raising The Bar

Here is what the 50 best bars in the world look like inside

Oct 10th 2015, 11:52 AM 6,754 Views 5 Comments

I WANT TO GO TO THERE.

# bars - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

These are apparently the best bars in Ireland — but what are they like inside?
# Raising The Bar
# Raising The Bar

These are apparently the best bars in Ireland — but what are they like inside?

Sep 9th 2015, 4:00 PM 36,589 Views 32 Comments

We took a closer look at the winners of the Sky Bar Awards.

These are apparently the best bars in Ireland -- but what are they like inside?
# Raising The Bar
From The Daily Edge
# Raising The Bar

These are apparently the best bars in Ireland -- but what are they like inside?

Sep 9th 2015, 11:55 AM 9,417 Views 4 Comments

We took a closer look at the winners of the Sky Bar Awards.

# bars - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Here’s what it’s REALLY like to go out on the town in Temple Bar
# Going Out
# Going Out

Here’s what it’s REALLY like to go out on the town in Temple Bar

Sep 6th 2015, 7:15 PM 37,125 Views 36 Comments

Is it as bad as everyone makes it out to be? We investigated.

# bars - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Starbucks is transforming coffee shops into bars but would you go to one for a beverage?
# Lager Not Latte
# Lager Not Latte

Starbucks is transforming coffee shops into bars but would you go to one for a beverage?

Aug 22nd 2015, 8:00 PM 27,303 Views 65 Comments

No plans have yet been announced for Irish chains.

# bars - Saturday 15 August, 2015

9 of the best Cork pubs where you can always get a seat
# Bums On Seats
From The Daily Edge
# Bums On Seats

9 of the best Cork pubs where you can always get a seat

Aug 15th 2015, 6:00 PM 11,678 Views 1 Comment

Need a place to rest those legs? Look no further.

# bars - Saturday 18 July, 2015

8 cocktails everyone in Galway needs to try once
# In The Mix
From The Daily Edge
# In The Mix

8 cocktails everyone in Galway needs to try once

Jul 18th 2015, 6:00 PM 14,147 Views 4 Comments

If you haven’t been drinking these, what HAVE you been doing?

# bars - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Politicians who own pubs tell us what has gone wrong for rural Ireland
# Behind The Bar
# Behind The Bar

Politicians who own pubs tell us what has gone wrong for rural Ireland

Apr 26th 2015, 8:30 PM 43,746 Views 110 Comments

Owning a pub and being in Leinster House – seeing the demise of rural Ireland from the outside and the inside.

# bars - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Men are more likely to talk about 'sensitive' issues at the pub
# Cruising For A Boozing
# Cruising For A Boozing

Men are more likely to talk about 'sensitive' issues at the pub

Aug 6th 2014, 6:36 PM 12,013 Views 26 Comments

Amazing as it may seem, something about the public house just makes fellas more open and honest.

# bars - Saturday 5 July, 2014

16 pub signs that are too clever for their own good
# LOL
From The Daily Edge
# LOL

16 pub signs that are too clever for their own good

Jul 5th 2014, 6:00 PM 64,929 Views 15 Comments

Chuckle, chuckle.

# bars - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Phone running out of battery? Here's what you're doing wrong
# One Bar
From The Daily Edge
# One Bar

Phone running out of battery? Here's what you're doing wrong

Jun 25th 2014, 7:36 AM 7,299 Views 1 Comment

Closing all your apps? You’re doing it wrong.

# bars - Thursday 15 May, 2014

This accurately describes every 'trendy' restaurant in Ireland
# Too Cool For School
From The Daily Edge
# Too Cool For School

This accurately describes every 'trendy' restaurant in Ireland

May 15th 2014, 2:48 PM 9,679 Views 3 Comments

Everything’s covered, from the mismatched armchairs to the exposed electrics.

# bars - Monday 5 May, 2014

UK pub The Craic House changes name over constant drug jokes
# Some Craic
From The Daily Edge
# Some Craic

UK pub The Craic House changes name over constant drug jokes

May 5th 2014, 9:26 AM 18,908 Views 22 Comments

The owner has had enough.

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