We can’t wait for March 17 here in Ronkonkoma, when we can celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day with a pint of Guinness, a green ensemble and hopefully some luck of the Irish! No matter if you’re Dublin born-and-raised or you don’t have an ounce of Irish blood in you, there’s no excuse not to celebrate this fun holiday.

If you’re looking to take part in the festivities without venturing too far from your Alston apartment, you’re in luck – we have lots of nearby Irish bars that will do all of the prep and scene-setting for you. Thanks to these hotspots, you’ll feel like you’re celebrating in the Emerald Isle itself!

Flanagan’s Pub, located at 451 Hawkins Ave, Lake Ronkonkoma which is five minutes from your Alston apartment, is a casual, family-run tavern with Irish and American comfort food, plus multiple TVs in an energetic space embodying real Irish bars that can be found across the pond.

Flanagan’s Pub offers the finest Irish-American cuisine in their completely redesigned and family-friendly dining room. Their Gathering Room is a comfy spot to have dinner with family and friends, and their full service catering facility can accommodate many different events, requests and budgets.

The Irish Times Pub, located at 975 Main St, Holbrook which is four minutes from your Alston apartment, is a laid-back space with 20 TVs plus weekend DJs and a patio bar, plus pub-style apps and burgers dished out all day long.

At this 20-year-old-bar, visitors can find traditional Irish cuisine infused with American inspired flavor to create classic pub items, modern favorites and specialty items. Plus, they boast an extensive whiskey list with a full range of imported and domestic beers – 40 of which are on tap – plus wine and liquors.


Flanagan’s Pub

451 Hawkins Ave, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

(631) 588-9843


The Irish Times Pub

975 Main St, Holbrook, NY 11741

(631) 467-4330