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Irish food served 3pm-7pm. Show starts 7.30pm
 
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£12, £10 concession
 

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Take the Mike to the PillarsIn celebration of St Patrick's Day, Take the Mike will present an evening of traditional Irish food along with entertainment from top comedians on the club circuit. Taking place at the Hercules Pillars pub, the event will begin after London's main day festivities to enable revellers to round off a party weekend with even more celebrations. Resident MC Mike Belgrave will provide "effortless patter that puts the audience in a good mood" (Chortle) in between acts such as Christian Reilly, Aisling Bea and headline act Caimh McDonnell.

 

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