McCann’s Bar is situated in Co. Dublin.
The pub was built in 1759 and now is operating as McCann’s Bar and is officially the closest bar to Guinness’s Brewery / St. James’s Gate. The Irish public house has an important role in the life of Ireland and its people. It’s a place for people to gather and meet, catch up with friends and local news, have a drink or just get in out of the cold. When Paddy Hannan opened the doors of his pub, That’s just what he aimed to do. Like many public houses back then, Hannans sold more than drink. You could buy tobacco cut from the block, a loaf of bread, half a dozen sliced rashers, tea and many other household items.