Opening Hours

Opening hours may vary throughout the year, especially in rural areas where many places have shorter hours, or close completely, from October or November to March or April.

Banks 9.30am–4pm or 5pm Monday to Friday; some open 9.30am–1pm Saturday

Pubs & Bars 11am–11pm Monday to Thursday, 11am–1am Friday and Saturday, 12.30–11pm Sunday

Shops 9am–5.30pm (or 6pm in larger towns) Monday to Saturday, and often 11am–5pm Sunday

Restaurants Lunch: noon–2.30pm; dinner 6–9pm or 10pm