Ireland is known for its liquid. It’s alcoholic liquid, that is. All over the Emerald Isle, natives and visitors alike are charmed by the nation’s pubs. As a point of national pride, Irish pubs are always in competition. That’s why Irish Central handpicked 8 of the best to make your next choice an easy one. Some, like the Brazen Head in Dublin, have been open since 1178. And speaking of tradition, number B.J. Morahan has been open since 1641, being run by the same family line. Ireland is even home to the oldest pub in the world. To learn more about the oldest and most unique places to chug a Guinness, see the descriptions below.