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Are you planning on visiting the Spanish capital this March? If you are, you’ll be there for one of the most exciting events of the year: St Patrick’s Day. So, don’t miss it! Leave your luggage in a LOCK & Enjoy locker in the city in  Madrid and party the night away in the many Irish pubs at this destination. Enjoy St Patrick’s Day in Madrid!

The best places to enjoy St Patrick’s Day in Madrid

On 17 March, Ireland and many other countries deck themselves out in green to mark St Patrick’s Day. The Spanish capital is in on all the action. If you want to experience this celebration in all its glory, look for lockers in Madrid near to the city’s finest Irish pubs to make your life easier. A great night out is guaranteed!

James Joyce

This pub can be found at 59 Calle Alcalá, right next to the popular Plaza Cibeles. Spanish and Irish food is served up inside and sports events are shown on TV. Concerts are often held on the terrace. What else can you ask for?


This bar is located in the Malasaña neighbourhood, in the heart of the Spanish capital. It originally wasn’t a pub, but it soon became one of THE places to enjoy Ireland’s traditional drinks. Its live music and pints mean it has everything you need to celebrate this day.


Just a stone’s throw from the Puerta del Sol at 12 Calle Príncipe, this Irish pub is considered to be one of Europe’s largest. Potatoes and beer are the real stars of this two-floor colossus. Find out where to keep your luggage  in a LOCK & enjoy! locker and… Get the party started!


Its dim lighting and dark walls will make you feel like you’re actually in a pub in Ireland. This is also one of the best places to see live sports and take to the dancefloor. They give out presents to everyone there on St Patrick’s Day while stocks last. Find it at 7 Calle de Espoz y Mina.

La Fontana de Oro

This bar, which started out as a place for discussions, can be found at 1 Calle Victoria. Over time, it became what it is today: a really appealing space, full of bottles, old books and even featuring a motorbike hanging from the ceiling. We recommend you put your luggage in a LOCK & enjoy! locker and see it for yourself. You won’t regret it!

El Parnasillo del Príncipe

This bar’s great location in Huertas means this bar is always bustling. Its enormous variety of local and European beers and its exquisite Irish coffee are some of its main attractions. During the week, you’ll normally find language exchange events taking place. They also show football matches and there is always a party on for St. Patrick’s Day, with Guinness and lots of prizes.

The Irish Rover

The interior of this bar is a recreation of a real Irish pub with Gaelic phrases decorating the wooden walls. Generally, it puts on a variety of live music events during the period of St. Patrick’s Day that you can watch while enjoying a hearty meal washed down with a specialty beer. It’s located on Avenida de Brasil next to Santiago Bernabéu.

Paddy’s Irish

Very close to the Irish Rover, in the Tetuán neighbourhood, you’ll find this pub, another of the Spanish capital’s must-visits, which offers its customers an infinite array of activities and fun nights out. And, of course, one of its most famous events is the one held to commemorate the patron saint of Ireland. Any brand of beer or cider, as well as the best music, is waiting for you here. Book your LOCK & enjoy! locker, leave your bag there and forget about boredom.

Newbridge Irish

This place is definitely a good choice when it comes to living it up on St. Patrick’s Day, as well as watching La Liga and British Premier League matches the rest of the year. Don’t forget that they serve Aperol Spritz, a very famous drink that is a go-to in most pubs in Ireland and the UK.


“A piece of Ireland in the heart of Madrid”. This is how they describe themselves. This is a welcoming place imbued with the colour and flavours of this Celtic country. Want to have a great night out? You won’t be disappointed here.

Discover Irish culture in Madrid

If you have a passion for this land of castles and legends, and of course, beer and partying, now you know some of the best pubs  for celebrating St Patrick’s Day. So, stop just thinking about it and store your luggage in a LOCK & enjoy! smart locker. Find the luggage storage that’s closest to you and focus on having a great night out.

Manuel Rodrigues

General Manager & Co-Founder of LOCK & enjoy!, he has over 15 years of experience in leading teams and commercial projects in various multinational companies. With a traveler spirit and proven skills in human management, he is the ideal candidate to drive business development. His creative vision brings an innovative approach to the brand identity of any project.