By OnMilwaukee Staff Writers   Published Feb 12, 2010 at 5:31 AM

"Bar Month" at is back for another round! The whole month of February, we're serving up intoxicatingly fun articles on bars and clubs -- including guides, the latest trends, rapid bar reviews and more. Grab a designated driver and dive in!

The votes are in and the winners have been selected for OnMilwaukee's Best: Bars & Clubs, 2010. Find readers' results in 50 categories, including an editors' pick, in this series of articles that run daily in the Bars and Clubs section of

With its immigrant heritage, it should come as no surprise that Milwaukee is home to a large number of Irish bars.

There are many and each of them has its own subtle, unique qualities. In the end, though, readers made their choice decisively in picking County Clare, 1234 N. Astor St., as Milwaukee's best Irish Bar.

It's traditional feel, enhanced with occasional, live Celtic music, lets customers escape to the Emerald Isle, if only for a few hours for a pint of Guinness. editors' choice: Paddy's Pub

Runners up:

2. Paddy's Pub
3. Brocach
4. Trinity Three Irish Pubs
5. Irish Pub
6. Mo's
7. The Harp
8. Slim McGinn's
9. Champion's Pub
10. O'Donoghue's
11. Derry Hegarty's
12. Fitzgibbons'
13. House of Guinness
14. Packy's
15. Halliday's
16. The Black Rose