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An Irish pint on the Costa del Sol

Your basic Irish Pub, but relocated to southern Spain. Wandered in because of the Shenanigans in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Baltimore, Maryland
Great bar

Friendly staff! Great atmosphere for match days, mix of nationalities & age groups, family friendly... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Claire M
County Dublin, Ireland
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
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“pool table”(8 reviews)
“every night”(9 reviews)
“toasties”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Paseo Maritimo 1 | L11 Playamar, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your basic Irish Pub, but relocated to southern Spain. Wandered in because of the Shenanigans in Ocean City, Maryland. There were two older gents having pints of Guinness on the patio when we came in, but the bar was entirely empty. We had a nice...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Only beer on tap was Fosters and Amstel. We both had burger and chips which were bad. Chips were the cheapest generic frozen chips and burger was bland and fell apart.

Thank Seán F
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We stayed here for two week and found this was the best place to have a breakfast, so we used this place nearly every day for Breakfast. Disappointingly on our last day the rain fell, we were just standing under this Bars canape, only to...More

1  Thank Paul J
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff! Great atmosphere for match days, mix of nationalities & age groups, family friendly and a great view of the beach while having a drink on the terrace😊

1  Thank Claire M
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed room only in torremolinos for 1 week. 2 or 3 days we ate out for breakfast. We visited a number of bars to try their cooked breakfast. We thoroughly enjoyed the cooked irish fry at shenanigans. Very tasty, reasonable and included orange juice...More

1  Thank billybB9775DV
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We bought a Malibu and coke plus a famous grouse. Came to €10. Always sorry when the bar tender pauses at the till before announcing a round number. Was I ripped off? By UK standards was.More

1  Thank Phillip E
Richard_Shenanigans, Manager at Shenanigans, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for your query.The total charge of 10eur is correct.Malibu & coke 6eur, Grouse 4eur.Maybe barperson was simply recalling page on electronic til for drinks entry.Assure you charge was correct but understand your thinking and I agree with you that it is best to be...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve stayed in the hotel round the corner two years running. We went to this bar every day (sometimes twice a day lol). Lesley, the barmaid is amazing, she’s so friendly and helpful with advice on local places to go. On top of that she...More

3  Thank jakemaxruby
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Went there for a meal must say the Cod and chips was fab. The Chicken was a bit dry but service was great staff very friendly. Where we ate view was amazing. Would definitely go back again for the fish.

2  Thank 973margaretg
Reviewed 31 May 2018

This probably would have been our local throughout our stay with it being almost next door to our hotel, sadly this was our one & only visit, ordered a Malibu & coke & pint, you could only just smell the Malibu, it was a very...More

2  Thank radfordred
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Went here for drinks one night and the cocktails were very good. We also had a few games of pool. Very nice place and so helpful the Irish.

1  Thank Hev870
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