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03/15/2013 06:27 pm ET

St. Patrick's Day Bars: The 5 Most Popular Irish Watering Holes In America

St. Patrick’s Day is this weekend and Irish bars across America are bracing for a flood of thirsty customers.

Whiskey: check. Plastic green party favors: check. Getting the governor to change state laws so you can start serving alcohol at 6 a.m.: check.

But there are a handful of Irish watering holes that are expected to attract the biggest crowds this St. Paddy’s, according to data collected by mobile app maker skobbler.

Skobbler analyzed thousands of searches by people using its GPS Navigation 2 app and found the top five most searched for Irish pubs during last year’s St. Patrick’s Day.

These taverns may want to double-down on their orders of Jameson and shamrocks.

Here are the 5 most popular Irish bars on St. Patrick’s Day:

The 5 Most Popular Irish Bars on St. Patrick’s Day

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