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Hughes' Bar

#1,223 of 2,105 Restaurants in Dublin
19 Chancery Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 872 6540
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17 Jul 2017
“A great off the beaten path pub”
28 Aug 2017
“Great music place.”
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19 Chancery Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The pub has live sessions with typical Irish music. Fiddlers, Celtic harps, flutes, guitars, banjos and uillean pipes play all night. Come in, enjoy, relax and listen while having a good pint of local beer.

Thank Ruud_Vandeursen
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We had this bar recommended to us from a local and we enjoyed it so much we went twice during our trip. It's off the beaten path of bars but it's about a 5 min straight shot walk from the Brazen Head across the river....More

Thank Lauren V
Reviewed 10 March 2017

It was a weird but enjoyable experience in Hughes Bar. We arrived at 8.45pm on a Tuesday night, and it was just us and the barman. He was really friendly, and we had a long chat about a lot of things. He said there would...More

Thank Janette G
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Friday night is snug music night. Really enjoyable & hi-quality performances from local musicians. They even let me sing in Scots Gaelic!!! Great beer & whisky selection too.

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Thank Gruthan
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This place must be a local secret. The perfect end to our 10 day trip. Very quiet and cozy. Warm, welcoming atmosphere, with neighborly staff. But, clearly the best music of our trip, in a wonderfully intimate setting.

3  Thank MinnTraveler3693
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

This bar was just how I imagined Ireland. If you want to feel like you are actually in Ireland I recommend having a few beers at this place while listening to the local music. Flutes, bagpipes etc and great company. Bartender was conversational, it was...More

Thank lilystine
Reviewed 23 March 2016

it's a few minutes walk from the touristy Temple Bar area, so here is your chance to see how typical pubs look like (well, be careful what you wish for, it may surprise you). The place is less crowded. Late in the evening there live...More

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 1 February 2016

very quiet pub, but nice to visit, cosy, charming, only had a drink but had a nice chat with the bartender aswell

Thank dechamps
Reviewed 29 November 2015

My favourite pub in Dublin. Family owned and run. Great home cooked lunches. No fancy extras on anything just good service, great Guinness, and decent prices. No annoying TVs blasting sport or news, no jukebox, no gimmicks. A pub for pub's sake. Well worth visiting.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Called in here for dinner at 1pm only to be told that all the main courses on the lunch menu were finished. Strange that! Settled for a club sandwich which was nice.

Thank dabudgetmix
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  • Address: 19 Chancery Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > North City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: North City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 872 6540
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