Clare pubs in running for national awards

Clare pubs in running for national awards


Two of the county’s best known pubs have been shortlisted in four categories each in the 2018 Irish Pubs Global Awards.

Gus O’Connor’s Pub, Doolin and Bofey Quinn’s Bar and Restaurant in Corofin have both made the shortlist for ‘Irish Pub of the Year’.

Gus O’Connor’s has also been nominated in the ‘Best Entertainment Experience’, ‘Best Food Experience’ and ‘Best Chef’ categories.

Bofey Quinn’s has made into the ‘Best Sports Experience’, ‘Best Community Pub’ and ‘Best Barperson’ listings.

A spokesman for O’Connor’s in Doolin said on Facebook: “We are very proud of all our wonderful staff for all their great work. These nominations are a credit to them, thank you

Thank you also to all the people who voted for us, we are truly over the moon to feel so much love. We will be travelling to Galway on the 9th of October and we will need your support, so keep the love coming.”

Management at O’Connor’s also congratulated staff at Bofey Quinns Bar & Restaurant in Corofin on their nominations.

The shortlist can be seen here.