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  • 1. Cafe en Seine

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    Dublin's first superpub received a €4 million face-lift and reopened in late 2018 with three floors of opulent Art Nouveau style à la grand...Read More

  • 2. Cobblestone

    Dublin West | Bars/Pubs

    A glorious house of ale in the best Dublin tradition, the Cobblestone is popular with Smithfield Market workers. Its chatty imbibers and high...Read More

  • 3. Fallons

    Dublin West | Bars/Pubs

    Somehow you always get a seat in this tiny sliver of a pub—a warm, old-school boozer at its best—tucked away on a corner near St. Patrick's...Read More

  • 4. Grogan's

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    Also known as the Castle Lounge, Grogan's is a small place packed with creative folk. Owner Tommy Grogan is known as a patron of local artists...Read More

  • 5. Horseshoe Bar

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    The who's who of city society have always been drawn to the elegance of this glorious Dublin institution at the Shelbourne hotel. There's...Read More

  • 6. Library Bar

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    The place to go when you're ready to get away from all the madness, the Library has book-lined shelves, big armchairs and sofas, and a blazing...Read More

  • 7. Lillie's Bordello

    Dublin South | Dance Clubs

    Once the hot spot for celebs, Lillie's Bordello is now more for regular Joes: a popular hangout for a young late-night crowd. Hot or not, the...Read More

  • 8. Peruke & Periwig

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    This stylish, three-floor cocktail bar, named for the wigmakers once located here, has cutting-edge cocktails, plush velvet banquettes, wood...Read More

  • 9. Ryan's Pub

    Dublin West | Bars/Pubs

    One of Dublin's last genuine, late-Victorian-era pubs, Ryan's has changed little since its last (1896) remodeling. There is a steak house upstairs. ...Read More

  • 10. Stag's Head

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    A Victorian beaut, the Stag's Head dates from 1770 and was rebuilt in 1895. Theater people from the nearby Olympia and Trinity students gather...Read More

  • 11. Bewley's Café Theatre

    Dublin South | Cabaret

    With its intimate nights in this small, Victorian venue, Bewley's Café Theatre has become the atmospheric cabaret hot spot in Dublin. Set in...Read More

  • 12. Brazen Head

    Dublin West | Bars/Pubs

    Reputedly Dublin's oldest pub (the site has been licensed since 1198), the Brazen Head doesn't have much of a time-burnished decor, except for...Read More

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  • 13. Button Factory

    Temple Bar | Dance Clubs

    A happening music venue, the Button mixes top DJs and up-and-coming live acts. The place tends to be on the cutting edge of the Irish dance...Read More

  • 14. Cassidy's

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    Once a quality neighborhood pub with a tasty pint of stout, Cassidy's has morphed into an often overcrowded but very popular spot with a young...Read More

  • 15. Cellar Bar

    Georgian Dublin | Bars/Pubs

    An 18th-century wine vault with bare brick walls and vaulted ceilings, this spot at the superstylish Merrion Hotel tends to draw a well-heeled...Read More

  • 16. Club M

    Temple Bar | Dance Clubs

    Club M is a large, old-school disco-type venue, popular with the suburban crowd in town for the night. It gets loud and sweaty but everyone...Read More

  • 17. Davy Byrnes

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    A noted pilgrimage stop for Joyceans, Davy Byrnes is where Leopold Bloom stops in for a glass of Burgundy and a Gorgonzola-cheese sandwich in...Read More

  • 18. Dice Bar

    Dublin West | Bars/Pubs

    Cool students and twentysomethings pack this East Village–style, dark, loud, and lively spot at the heart of Smithfield. DJs keep the crowd...Read More

  • 19. Doheny & Nesbitt

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    A traditional spot with snugs, dark wooden furnishings, and smoke-darkened ceilings, Doheny & Nesbitt has hardly changed over the decades. ...Read More

  • 20. Doyle's In Town

    Dublin South | Bars/Pubs

    A cozy pub, Doyle's is a favorite with journalists from the Irish Times and Trinity students. ...Read More

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