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Castle in Bunratty

Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

Square, hulking and imposing Bunratty Castle is only the latest of several edifices to occupy its location beside the River Ratty. Vikings founded a settlement here in the 10th century, and later occupants included …
Pub Food in Bunratty

Durty Nelly's

Rammed with tourists all summer long, Nelly's is all snugs, timbers and beer mats, seasoned with age and enjoying pole position right across from the towering castle. Meals are good, although the pub is more enjoyab…