O'Faolain's & Pegasus
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O'Faolain's & Pegasus information
Built on three levels around a 16th-century stone church that was brought over in crates from Wales and painstakingly rebuilt here, numbered stone by numbered stone, O'Faolain's is a lively night-time spot year-round. Between Easter and October, Pegasus (admission to €10), in a strobe-lit space out back, sees dancers getting sweaty on weekend nights.