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214 N. Pleasantburg Dr.Greenville, SC 29607
The Irish Pub is a casual private club featuring a volleyball court and a large outdoor seating area. Wednesday nights during the warmer months, newcomers and regulars alike can join in on a volleyball game. Karaoke Friday night and live music Saturday night are other attractions. No food is served, but customers are welcome to bring in their own food to enjoy with their full bar selections. Private parties can make use of the sheltered outdoor tables and on-site grills.
24 E. Court St.Greenville, SC 29601
Connollys is a great singles bar or place to catch up with old friends. Since it's a late-night venue, people tend to show up late and stay later. The main bar area serves up domestic and imported beers including Irish favorites like Guinness and Harp, wine and cocktails. The signature dish of shepherds pie, boasts an impressive reputation. Go down a few steps to a 2nd bar, which is cash only. Metromix readers voted Connolly's for Best Trivia 2010 and Best Guys Night Out Bar 2011.
1565 Laurens RoadGreenville, SC 29601
There are 15 beers on draft including Guinness and Smithwick's plus lots of domestics and imports. Typically there is live music on Fridays and trivia on Thursday nights. They serve fish and chips, Irish stew, corned beef and some American staples like chicken tenders and fries. Also serving wine and cocktails.
116 W. Orr StAnderson, SC 29625
McGees is one of the oldest Irish pubs in the area. Once you set foot onto the brick floor in McGees and smell the variety of ales and lagers you feel like you've stepped into a true Irish pub. The atmosphere is laid-back yet lively. McGee's isn't just a place to try a variety of drinks; they have a kitchen open most of the day and serve brunch on Sundays.
117 W Main StSpartanburg, SC 29306
Delaney's is a cozy Irish pub on Main Street in Spartanburg. With more than 25 beers on tap, this local bar has live music five nights a week. This pub is casual with an Irish feel and an appetizer and sandwich style menu. This bar provides casual drinks and a quick bites for about $10 or less. Metromix readers voted Delaney's Best Bar in Spartanburg 2010 and 2011.