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The Temple Bar

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47 / 48 Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 672 5286
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Great experience

Visiting this is very iconic as it is what you see when you look up Dublin, staff are friendly and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jellyshihtzu
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Pleasantly surprised

We walked in expecting to dislike the place as a tourist trap, and while it was cramped and filled... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tslam7
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Cool and quirky pub, popular among artists and poets.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“live music” (301 reviews)
“great atmosphere” (165 reviews)
“temple bar” (285 reviews)
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47 / 48 Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
Temple Bar
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+353 1 672 5286
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visiting this is very iconic as it is what you see when you look up Dublin, staff are friendly and help you feel welcome and keep the Irish experience going. Has oysters and Guinness the oysters are a very acquired taste but you should give...More

Thank jellyshihtzu
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked in expecting to dislike the place as a tourist trap, and while it was cramped and filled with visitors, we loved the experience so much we went back for another pint the next night. Just an incredible atmosphere and a really cool setup...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recommended by friends who had visited previously, The Temple Bar didn’t disappoint. Lovely decorations, lively atmosphere and friendly staff all add up to a great experience whether eating or drinking. Although we didn’t eat, the food we did see looked amazing, with plenty of gluten...More

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jackie c, Owner at The Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Have been living in Dublin and have had the unfortunate opportunity to experience this place multiple times. Staff are rude, treat locals like lepers and suck up to British tourists only. Americans might as well stay away also, all they want is your money and...More

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jackie c, Owner at The Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I’m sorry you have not enjoyed your numerous visits to The Temple Bar. Why don’t you call in for a chat sometime. Ask for me Jackie.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy busy busy so get their early if you want a seat but don’t skip if you are in Dublin. Order at the bar, enjoy the music and people. And if you have enough start singing along. A must go if you are in Dublin...More

Thank act0813
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jackie c, Owner at The Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks. Glad you enjoyed.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to stop in here after reading about it online. I was hesitant since I’ve heard it’s one of the most expensive pubs in Ireland. When we least walked in, it was packed. This was on a Sunday around 2pm and there were literally...More

Thank Rachel R
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jackie c, Owner at The Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks. Glad you enjoyed

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to Temple bar every day we were in Dublin! It's a fantastic atmosphere day and night with live Irish music, absolutely fantastic musicians, everyone can sing along with a pint of Guinness.... its amazing! It is very very busy and expensive but worth...More

Thank Explorer2411
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jackie c, Owner at The Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks. Great you enjoyed.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Dublin for a few days and of course had to come here! The pub itself is quite small and got very crowded when we were there. They had a live band on and it was a great atmosphere. Drinks are expensive but what...More

Thank Beth2807
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd time we’ve been here. This time it was a Wednesday lunchtime so not as busy as the Friday night before but it was still very busy. We sat at the bar and had a pint of Guinness and an Irish coffee. It is expensive...More

Thank Lovejoy19
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, it was tourist-y but I'm a tourist! We enjoyed a late afternoon Guinness and their house Irish coffee (try it!) while listening to live music. It was so much fun! Bartenders were busy but efficient. It was hard to get a table at first...More

Thank Nicole O
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Andrea M
4 February 2018|
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Response from Gianluca G | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry but I don't know it, I was there only to drink ...😁
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Garry S
5 January 2018|
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Response from Philip G | Reviewed this property |
"Until the early hours" according to the website. That's probably about closing time - 2:30 am.
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welshboyo55
2 April 2017|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
£6 Euro and no it didn't change when we were there from midday til 10am
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