Lynch’s Bar known as “Friels” is located in the Square of Miltown Malbay beside the Bank of Ireland. Famous for its traditional Irish music session, it is a very popular spot for tourists and locals who want to sample traditional Irish music. It is a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere in an old fashioned traditional Irish Pub.

“Friels” is known for its famous musicians who often stop into play an impromptu session along with top local muscians.

Check out our videos to see why we are known throughout the country for our famous sessions.

Opening hours


  • Mon – Thurs 6pm to 12am
  • Fri – Sat 6pm to 1am
  • Sun 3pm to 12am


  • Mon – Thurs 6pm to 12am
  • Fri – Sat 5pm to 1am
  • Sun 1am to 12am