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The Temple Bar Pub

#74 of 2,086 Restaurants in Dublin}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , European
48 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 672 5286
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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48 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The pub and the setting did not disappoint and the guinness was priced inline with other pubs/bars. The only criticism is the price of irish coffee €11 and €7.50 for a baby guinness shot (baileys and khalua) but this didnt spoil the evening and everyone...More

Thank JMoule8
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here mid afternoon on a Monday, and it was PACKED. I mean sardine packed. But we were able to grab a beer after waiting about 15 min, and listened to music in the meantime and we didn't mind. We didn't have any real...More

Thank KMRaymond
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Prices are high, but that would be expected in this highly touristy area. We met no one from Dublin. All were tourists from elsewhere. There were 2 live music sets and both were great. The room was small and got very crowded and very hot....More

Thank Tonya V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The No 1 Pub in TempleBar. Always crowded but worth to be in. Many Beers , live music & people from all over the world.Nice athmosphere and a bit to expensive.

Thank Holger S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is brilliant. Was very busy that so many staff you did not have to wait for a drink. Live music.

Thank hwint2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could hardly come to the Temple bar area without popping in here for a drink or two, If you want to people watch and have some excitement, here it is. Lots of party groups dressed up and everyone was drinking / partying heavily. The epitome...More

Thank neilgt4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were told to go for one drink just to experience it. There wasn't any music when we cane in, it was heaving, the drinks were very expensive and very tasteless, even the Guinness, somehow. We were lucky to find a seat but we were...More

Thank 321sadiec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great bar with amazing live music. Drinks are expensive but the atmosphere is amazing so we didn't mind too much. Would 100% recommend.

Thank x-Abbi-x
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped for a couple of beers what a great bar, it's a must to visit if you get a chance to be in Dublin never had a meal so can't comment

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to the Temple Bar was our first meal in Ireland. (My maiden name is Temple) Our server was a very friendly & helpful Italian young man, who could not have been nicer! The atmosphere was fun and the food was good. My son...More

Thank Christine S
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Jose G
29 May 2017|
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Response from Rick K | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.
Pauline K
21 March 2017|
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Response from rainmaker27 | Reviewed this property |
No - they didn't in Feb
Talisa C
18 February 2017|
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Response from Funkie22 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes they do as I used mine in January but you have to swipe it and then sign, not chip and pin. Enjoy your trip, you won't be disappointed with this bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:30 AM
10:30 AM - 1:30 AM
10:30 AM - 1:30 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 672 5286
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