Enjoy a pint and taste the atmosphere!
O'Ceallaigh Irish Pub

The pub is a 'public house'. Arranged performances by known and unknown musicians and bands!

O'Ceallaigh Traditional Music Bar is an authentic Irish Pub in the centre of Groningen.
O'Ceallaigh was nominated in 2000 for being the most popular bar in Groningen.
The name, "O'Ceallaigh" is the original Irish Gealic name for Kelly.

With a small bar that serves all kinds of Irish beer and cider you get a personal approach with authentic Irish music.!

Events in O'Ceallaigh
Events in O'Ceallaigh

Every Wednesday starting at 21.00hrs.  It's O'Ceallaigh open stage!
Dynamic small stage for singer songwriters, bands and music lovers
You can sign-up oceallaigh-openstage@gmail.com or info@oceallaigh.nl

Every second Tuesday of the month: g.u.s. (ukulele) rehearsel

Every other Tuesday the ukulele group practises in the lounge, of course ukulele enthousiasts are very welcome to join in. 

Opening Hours

Open 7 days a week
  • monday until thursday from 16.00 hrs
  • friday until sunday from 15.00 hrs
  • Total amount of seats: about 100

Every Week

  • Every monday from 20.00 hrs.: Stranger things Have Happened (stand-up comedy-improv.)
  • Every tuesday/oneven: 20.00 hrs. Ukelele in the lounge with M.C.Paul
  • Every wednesday OPEN STAGE with M.C.Peter Kelly
  • Every Sunday from 17:00 hrs.: Trad. Irish Seisiún!

Upcoming Events!

  • Wednesday febr. 10th, 21.30 hrs. Trad. Irish music with Stout & Herring
  • Sunday febr. 14th, Valentine's Day with trad. session
  • Wednesday febr. 17th, 21.30 hrs. The Freelancers
  • March 17, St.Patrick's Day, starting at 14.00 hrs. with Irish snacks, dancing and green beer. Music: The Freelancers, Stout & Herring and more.
  • 27-03 :100 year EASTER -RISING anniversary
  • 07-04 22.00hrs. Ben Reel singersongwriter N-Ireland
  • 05-05 2 live bands for liberation! Sea Fire and Sundaydriver

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Special Days @ O' Ceallaigh

  • St Patricks Day
  • Bloomsday
  • Valentine's Day
  • Halloween