Night life

Bundoran is home to lots of pubs and clubs for all tastes with live music happening every weekend and most nights during the summer.

Bridge Bar: The Bridge Bar is a home from home for many local and travelling surfers. Great atmosphere for a quiet pint or the start of a big night. Live traditional Irish music session on Thursday nights. Sometimes has live music on a Fri or Sat.

The Chasing Bull: The Bull is the home of live music in Bundoran. There is music every night in summer and it is even rocking on weekends in the darkest winter months. Also good for all the live sport with big screens. Open mic nights.

Brennans: Old world bar for those looking for no music or tv. Serves great Guinness and the two sisters that run it are local legends.

The Astoria Wharf: Has live music at the weekends and a restaurtant.

The Railway: Good pub to chill out in and have a few pints or a game of pool. Middle of town.

The Kicking Donkey: Popular at weekends and often has karaoke on.

The Phoneix: Situated accross the road from the surf school. Big screen for sports. Live music at weekends.


Paris: The old Bootleggers has been rebranded and renovated into a more open club. Now a mixture of disco and live music. Normally free in before 12 and about €8 after. Hoodies, white trainers and football jerseys not allowed.

Jumping Jacks: Jumping jacks is a collection of several different bars. There is a smoking bar, a disco bar and a few smaller ones.

Fusion Night Club: popular place with mixture of live bands and DJ’s, late licence, mixed crowd, lively to say the least.