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Join us for the 2024 Awards

Irish Bar of the Year Awards.

Entries Open until 26th April

Welcome to the 2024 Bar of the Year Awards – the pinnacle celebration of excellence in the Irish bar industry! Get ready to embark on a journey of the very best that the 32 counties of Ireland have to offer in the realm of hospitality. With a whopping 25 categories up for grabs, the stage is set for a dazzling showcase of talent, innovation, and outstanding service.

Save the date – Monday, 19th of August 2024 – as we gather at the prestigious Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, for an unforgettable awards ceremony. This is where dreams become reality, and the deserving winners will be crowned. Let the countdown begin to a night filled with cheers, applause, and the joy of recognizing the true stars of the Irish bar scene!

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Monday 19th of August 2024.

2023 Highlights

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Why Sponsor our Bar of the Year Awards?.

The Bar of the Year Awards are attended by senior decision makers across the licensing industry, from group directors and business owners to general managers and bartenders. Last year, over 620 top licensing industry professionals were there to celebrate the Bar of the Year Awards winners at the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road.

If you would like to engage with this targeted hospitality audience please contact Trish on 01 432 2231 or email

Every business in the licensing industry wants to be recognised for their outstanding work, and the Bar of the Year Awards are seen as the ultimate recognition of that. Organisations and individuals who have the confidence to be judged against their peers and the best standards in the industry choose to compete in the Bar of the Year Awards.

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