Carpe Diem, A hidden gem in the heart of Carlow. Three-time winner of the prestigious County Carlow Pub of the Year. Enchanting open fires draw you into the intoxicating relaxing atmosphere that is Carpe Diem. This Georgian style building was originally a bank and in later years was an RTE regional office, solicitors and accountants occupied the upper levels. Carpe was lovingly transformed with respect to its architecture into the prestigious pub it is today. Carpe Diem Carlow Town is your ultimate destination for a great night out with friends. Serving “The Best Pint of Guinness in Carlow”, along with other local beers such as O Hara`s Pale Ale, Falling Apples Cider, O Hara`s Red Nitro & 12 Acres range of beers, plus of course a typically fully-stocked bar. We have an extensive gin menu, including some world-class Irish gins such as Silver Spear from Carlow and Gunpowder, and a huge selection of Irish whiskeys. We’ve been known to throw the occasional BBQ as well!