McCarthy’s Irish Pub is a fun, relaxed and friendly pub in the heart of Bern. They know how to make this Irish pub ‘traditional’, but with a modern twist. You will find a wide range of beers, wine, cider and cocktails, tasty food cooked to order, live sports coverage and musical entertainment chosen to suit every need.  


McCarthy’s – A great Irish pub in the centre of Bern with a fantastic selection of drinks and really great food.

This is a superb pub visited every week by What’s Up Bern members interested in grabbing a drink and watching live football and international rugby. This is a sports-friendly venue with a huge screen and a TV in every corner.

Live RUGBY, including the Six Nations is screened at McCarthy’s.

During the warmer months, McCarthy’s has an excellent outdoor seating area in front of the pub. As this is probably the most popular pub in Bern, it’s a good idea to book a table in advance, especially during peak hours and if you have a large group of people. All the staff speak English. Some speak Irish – have a great time at McCarthy’s Pub in Bern and don’t forget you can message the What’s Up Bern group on WhatsApp with ‘Who’s up for a beer at McCarthy’s?’


031 318 45 45

Aarbergergasse 20, 3011 Bern

If you are in Lausanne, check out McCarthy’s Lausanne – it’s a great pub:


021 312 93 33

Place Pépinet 1, 1003 Lausanne

Book a table today in Bern or Lausanne: