Loading...
Bar of the Year Awards2018-09-07T10:30:54+00:00

2018 Winners Announced

Winners Announced at the 2018 Bar of the Year Awards on Monday 20th of August, in the Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin hosted by Newstalk’s Tom Dunne.

See below for a full list of Winners.

2018 BAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS – WINNERS PHOTOS
2018 BAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS – WINNERS ANNOUNCED
2018 BAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS – DOWNLOAD WINNERS PDF

Bushmills Cocktail Bartender Competition

The Bushmills Cocktail Bartender Competition took place in Zozimus Bar on Monday 16th July.

BUSHMILL’S COCKTAIL BARTENDER FINALISTS

The Prize!

The winner will receive national media coverage, they will be brought on an overnight trip to the Old Bushmills Distillery, which includes a VIP tour, tasting and a blending session with the Master Blender, Helen Mulholland. The winner will also receive a coveted position on our judging panel.

2018 Winner – Bushmills Cocktail Bartender Competition – Traford Murphy, Ballymaloe House picture here, with Niamh Ryan, Bushmills.

Southern Comfort People’s Choice Award

Southern Comfort People’s Choice…

2018 Winners

Overall Winner – An Púcán, Galway

Dublin – Devitt’s of Camden Street, Dublin
Leinster – Johnnie Fox’s Pub, Co. Dublin
Connacht / Ulster – An Púcán, Galway
Munster – Dolan’s, Limerick

Pictured George Roberts of Southern Comfort and the staff from An Púcán, Galway, winner of Southern Comfort People’s Choice Award – Overall

Pictured George Roberts of Southern Comfort and Pat Dowlin, Oghan Mangan, Paul Mangan and Willie Devitt of Devitt’s of Camden Street Dublin who were awarded the Southern Comfort People’s Choice Award – Dublin

Pictured Jason Moy and Caitlin McMahon of Johnnie Fox’s Pub, Co. Dublin with sponsor George Roberts of Southern Comfort. Johnnie Fox’s Pub, Co. Dublin  were awarded the Southern Comfort People’s Choice – Leinster

 Pictured Valery and Michael Dolan from Dolan’s, Limerick with George Roberts of Southern Comfort. Dolan’s, Limerick were awarded the Southern Comfort People’s Choice Award – Munster

2018 Bar of the Year Awards

The Bar of the Year Awards have recognised the excellent bars, knowledgeable staff, high quality service, and innovation in the bar trade. Now in their twelfth year, the Bar of the Year Awards are the premium awards for the licensed trade. The Bar of the Year Awards are dedicated to raising the profile of the licensed trade and reminding consumers of the excellent service and quality that exists today within the licensed trade

From long established traditional local pubs to up-and-coming new arrivals, the Bar of the Year Awards is the ultimate stamp of approval for the best of the best in the licensing industry.

For any further enquiries please contact the Events Team on 01 432 2224 or by email: [email protected]

2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring this world class awards program like the 2018 Bar of the Year Awards will provide your business with a cost effective way to reach your target audience and engage directly with your customers and consumers.

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to showcase your products, elevate your brand perception with consumers and create an activation that wow the hospitality industry.

For more information on how you can sponsor the Bar of the Year Awards, please contact Trish Murphy on  01 4322231 or by email: [email protected]

2018 Sponsors