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Address: Unnamed Road , Co. Donegal , Ireland
Early's Bar has been in the Early family for more than four decades and it is the oldest licenced public house on Arranmore Island with records dating back to at least the 1830's.
 
Early's Bar, Arranmore Island
 Like the island itself, the bar is steeped in history and has a strong connection with the legendary treasure The O'Donnell Pearls. The pearls were said to be originally given to the O'Donnell family by a Spanish sailor who survived the storm which foundered many of the ships of the Spanish Armada fleet of 1588. That branch of the O'Donnell family went on to become the landlords and owners of what is now Early's Bar, bringing with them the precious treasure.