The Open Mic is back and we celebrate!

October is going to be a hot month! 40 years ago the Fiddler’s Elbow, the first Irish Pub in Rome, opened its doors. And 10 years ago a young Irish man started a little international event known as the Open Mic, which was a first in Rome as well and has become a household name today.

Join us on thursday, meet like-minded locals and travellers, enjoy the live music, taste a cool Guinness and, if you like, perform on our stage! The Fiddler’s Elbow awaits you for the most authentic Open Mic event in Rome – every thursday, starting 9pm. #TogetherWePlayBetter

Open Mic at Fiddler's Elbow

Open Mic Night Rome


An innovative, fun, new way to experience and discover music, meet new people and test your music skills. Win prizes. Get social.

The Knight of the Open Mic sais:

“And ye shall dance dance, sing, feast, make music and love.”

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The original Open Mic at the most authentic (and oldest) Irish Pub in Rome


So you would like to listen to new music, perform in front of a live audience in Rome or enjoy the easy-going vibe of a true, authentic Irish Pub? Then you will enjoy our Open Mic nights. The idea of the Open Mic is simple. One Microphone. The audience. You on stage. And a bit of magic.

If you come in big groups, please consider to make a reservation. You can call us here: +39 06 487 2110.

If you are a musician, it is safer if you get signed up first. Click here to send an email to our host.