December 18th, 2015
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The last thing I wanted to do was sound Grinchy this Holiday season. But, seriously  “Oh, the noise noise noise”  America. You’ve got me all twisted and tired with your bombastic politicians and reports on bombastic politicians. Memes help, but those are fleeting. I have been seeking refuge from all of the noisy, fiery, political […]

November 19th, 2015
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Thanksgiving Eve is the best drinking night of the Holiday season, if not the entire year. It’s a big statement maybe – especially with New Year’s Eve looming – but coming from the people who run bars, TRUST US, this is THE night of all nights to round up your crew and hit the town. The […]

November 16th, 2015
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Over the past couple of years we have written plenty of articles about soccer on our blog. In light of the #BESTPLBARCONTEST contest that NBC and the BPL are running, let us make our case. No one is more dedicated – Since the turn of the new century, Fadó made a commitment to show every […]

September 28th, 2015
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Irish pub food gets a bad rap. Always has. Pub grub, fried, frozen, bar food – and, I am here to tell you that the American food vernacular will never include, “I’m in the mood for Irish tonight”. What many Americans AND Irish-Americans may not realize though is that Ireland actually has a rich and […]

September 1st, 2015
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The transfer window has shut. What are you waiting for America? There’s a moment in every sports fan’s life when you can pin-point when / why / how you picked “your team”.  If you can’t, it means that you didn’t have a choice …because your Dad or your Dad’s Dad likely chose for you. Like […]

July 24th, 2015
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THE SUMMER DRINKS MENU IS OUT  …GO HERE TO WIN A HAPPY HOUR FOR YOUR GROUP!   Summertime memories of my childhood always include Dad, yard work and Coors Light. He loved to get his hands dirty. And in hindsight probably needed a place to go when a house full of 6 kids got as hectic as a […]

July 2nd, 2015
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I get it. You’re old enough to remember Mia Hamm when she was selected to the National team at 15, 90s enough to remember Michelle Akers and her “I used to drink Tab” head of curls and the golden boot in ‘91, and certainly fan enough to remember Brandi Chastain rip her shirt off after the […]

June 24th, 2015
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“If this was the US Men’s Soccer Team, Fadó would have NEVER considered doing something like this”   This was a real complaint from one of our valued customers. We closed one of our pubs to the general public June 16, the night of the USA v Nigeria group round match, because of a private party […]

May 18th, 2015
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For the past month, we have been celebrating extreme beers.  High quality.  High alcohol by volume (abv).  Big beers.  And when talking, sampling and selling such unique -sometimes hard to get- beers, it’s important to take a moment to learn (give thanks!) to the history of the big beer. Because that Cappuccino Chocolate Stout didn’t […]

March 2nd, 2015
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Ever heard of a Hibernophile? No, it’s not some sort of kinky obsession, it’s someone who has a love of Ireland and/or Irish culture.  Now that March is here it’s time once again for people to (re)connect with their Irish roots …no matter how far of an ancestral stretch it actually may be.  The hibernophile, who […]