If you're looking to experience some great nightlife in Orlando, it's hard to go wrong with a classic Irish pub.  These are the places to go if you're looking for a no-nonsense good time filled with drinking, dining, and tons of Irish cheer.  Whether you are looking to hang out near Disney World, Universal or Downtown Orlando, you will find plenty of Irish bars in Orlando.  Here are some of our picks for the best Irish pubs in Orlando.

Harp and Celt Restaurant and Irish Pub - Designed by a Dublin-based carpenter and designer, Harp and Celt Restaurant and Irish Pub is the place to be for a truly authentic Irish pub experience in Orlando.  Head in and enjoy homemade Irish food,  live soccer on all the TVs, an ample selection of beer on tap and spirits, Irish music, and more.

Pat O'Brien's - The renowned New Orleans-born bar's sister location in Orlando plays host to wild times, great drinks including their world-famous Hurricane, and much more.  Located inside CityWalk, Pat O'Brien's is a prime destination when it comes to great Irish pubs in Orlando.

Lucky Leprechaun Irish Pub - Get lucky at the Lucky Leprechaun on International Drive.  Guests can stop in and enjoy classic Irish meals like shepherd's pie and fish and chips as well as karaoke seven nights a week, perfect pints of Guinness and other selections at their full bar, great entertainment all throughout the week, and much more.

Liam Fitzpatrick's Irish Restaurant and Pub A family-friendly Irish bar and restaurant in Lake Mary, stop by Liam Fitzpatrick's any day of the year for authentic Irish fare and a perfectly poured Guinness. On St. Patrick's Day in Orlando the venue hosts one of the largest St. Paddy's Day parties in Orlando.

Raglan Road Irish Pub - Built in Ireland then plopped right down in Downtown Disney, Raglan Road Irish Pub aims to give guests the most authentic Irish pub experience possible.  Head in and transport yourself to Ireland with traditional and contemporary Irish cuisine, great beer and other bar selections, live Irish music, and the most authentic Irish pub atmosphere in Orlando.

No need to wait until St Patrick's day in Orlando to enjoy some good Irish fare, Irish whiskey, and Irish music!  These are some of the best hometown bars and pubs.