Now that March is finally here, there’s only two weeks that separate us from St. Patrick’s Day. The day was originally intended to be a celebration of the patron saint of Ireland, but it has quickly evolved into a massive party holiday. This March 17 and the weeks leading up to it, grab a pint of Guinness at one of these great St. Patrick's Day bars.
Try your Luck at these St. Patrick’s Day Bars
Brews Brothers Grille
A couple weeks before March 17, Brews Brothers Grille in Franklin Square will be hosting their annual St. Patrick’s Day party on Saturday, March 4 at 6 p.m. As for the typical Irish fare, they will be serving corned beef and cabbage dinners, as well as sandwiches, too!
Their drink specials for the evening highlight just about every famous Irish beer and cocktail that you can imagine, including:
- $4 Jameson shots
- $4 Miller Lite Pints
- $5 Baby Guinness and Nutty Irishman shots
- $5 Magners, Guinness and Smithwicks pints
In addition to all of the excellent food and drink options, they will be handing out free t-shirts, beads and other giveaways all night long. The progressive-rock band, Lubricoma, will also be taking the stage for a live performance around 9 p.m.
Lucky Bar 13
Another one of Franklin Square’s St. Patrick's Day bars is Lucky Bar 13. Their all-day party event will begin at noon on March 17. Fortunately, the first round of the March Madness college basketball tournament will be underway, so you can watch games all day on their many flat screen TVs.
In addition to complimentary corned beef and cabbage meals, they also have some excellent drink specials like:
- $3 draft beers
- $4 Guinness drafts
- $4 Tullamore Dew shots
- $4 Jameson shots
Take a half day from work and head out to Lucky Bar 13’s massive St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Don’t worry, it’s a Friday, so you’ll have the whole weekend to recover from all the fun you’re going to have!
Grab your friends and head to New Hyde Park’s Tavern 18 on March 17 at 9 p.m. for their annual St. Paddy’s Day party. There’s no admission fee; however, they offer plenty of group packages available for larger crowds.
You can enjoy tons of delicious Irish beers and liquors like Guinness and Jameson. There will also be many tasty traditional Irish foods including fish & chips, shepherd’s pie and, of course, corned beef and cabbage.
DJ AS1 will be on the turntables all evening providing the perfect soundtrack for the holiday. Call soon if you’re looking to score a table for your party.
St. Patrick's Day bars like these are some of the perfect places to celebrate and honor the storied traditions of the Irish. Have a drink or two, try some traditional fare, and, remember, ‘Erin go Bragh!’