Photos and History

McCarthy’s Irish Bar is rich with history.  Named after one of the most famous bars in the world, in Fethard Co, Tipperary (Ireland).  The name is hundreds of years old and the independent location in Lexington, first opened in Lexington on March 22, 1996.  It quickly expanded with several additions.

  • Back Bar:   December 9, 1996.
  • Spiders Well:  June 19, 2003 with
  • Patio: May 10, 2007

McCarthy's (Photographer: Caleb Benton)

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[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res017.jpg]Main Bar
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res027.jpg]Back Bar
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res036.jpg]Back Bar
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res042.jpg]Spiders Well
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res062.jpg]Spiders Well
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[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res069.jpg]Patio
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res073.jpg]Patio from above
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res112.jpg]Front
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res118.jpg]Main bar (night)
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res129.jpg]Front (night)
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res146.jpg]Front (night)
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res156.jpg]Main bar (night)
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res163.jpg]Patio (night)
[img src=http://www.mccarthysirishbar.com/new/wp-content/flagallery/mccarthy039s-pictures-caleb-benton/thumbs/thumbs_mccarthys-low-res166.jpg]Back Bar (night)