Shenanigans Irish Bar
We Serve the best pint of Guinness on the South Coast and have the awards to prove it. Other Guinness products we are proud to serve include Hop House 13 lager and their latest, Open gate pilsner. It’s not all about the Guinnes, so we also have Becks Vier (4%) Stella (5%) Stowford press cider, Franciscan Wells Irish Rebel red ale and Chieftans IPA completes the draughts. A wide range of bottled beers/wines and spirits are available, including our award winning whiskey collection for the connoisseur. Keep an eye out for our Whiskey of the month….
At Shenanigans Irish Bar you are guaranteed a warm welcome in a safe, friendly atmosphere where you can not only have a great breakfast, you can chill out with a beer or two. For the none drinkers we serve fantastic coffee, Yorkshire tea or a variety of soft drinks. We are also proud to be the home of rugby, we live and breathe it, league or union! If its on, we will be showing it!
From Irish to Scottish, Boxty’s to Farls, we’re famous for our breakfasts and traditional Irish grub. Cooked to order and locally sourced from the award winning “Buckwells” butchers, literally across the road. The big boy “Celt” breakfast is a bit special and NOT for the weak. Veggie/gluten free options are also available. Navigate here to look at our menu.
Live Music & Events
Shenanigans has live music every second Thursday, where our popular “TRAD” sessions take place, not to mention our resident musicians (Shenanigans) plays a mix of Irish and contemporary folk music while you sup a few beers and unwind. Foot tapping is compulsory. Our resident Whiskey expert “Roy” teaches everything whiskey at our popular events throughout the year.
Shenanigans Irish Bar: THE Team
6 Nations final and St Patrick's weekend
Its been a cracking year st Shenanigans and as the silly season approaches our focus is on our 7th birthday on Thursday 15th Dec. Shenanigans will be playing live from 7pm to get the party started, all the staff will be there along with myself and the big man (Mike). So come and celebrate with Read more about MERRY CHRISTMAS[…]
We’re famous! Check out today’s edition of The News featuring your favourite Irish pub. Page 23 is dedicated to Shenanigans with a full page review of the bar and its history, plus a section dedicated to our cultured(?!!) landlord. People forget that Shenanigans is Portsmouth’s only Irish bar. It’s not part of a chain – Read more about Shenanigans In Portsmouth News[…]
Trad Thursday’s are back! Every 2nd Thursday of the month, Shenanigans Southsea is proud to welcome local musicians who like to play a bit of Irish folk, for a bit of a live music jamming session. Musicians of all levels with any instruments are welcome to join Shenanigans resident Irish folk musician Simon, to play Read more about Calling All Musicians![…]
Welcome to our new website and our very first blog post! This is where we’ll keep you updated on all our news and upcoming events, as well as any local news that we think is worth sharing. Plus, every now and then, I’m sure we’ll have a bit of a rant about anything that’s bothering Read more about If you cant dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with blarney![…]