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Davy Byrnes

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21 Duke Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 677 5217
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Excellent food and James Joyce's ghost.

Davy Byrnes was a Joyce hangout and figures in Ulysses. But what I like best about it is one of the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Los Angeles, California
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One of Dublin's historic bars that is a great place to drop in and have a drink

This is one of the bars that stands out amongst all the others in this part of town. It's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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21 Duke Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 677 5217
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Davy Byrnes was a Joyce hangout and figures in Ulysses. But what I like best about it is one of the world's great sandwiches: big chunks of baked salmon open-face on brown bread. Add a pint of Guinness and you have a perfect meal.

Thank PSeib
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the bars that stands out amongst all the others in this part of town. It's connection to the novels of James Joyce made it a must visit for me. I was not disappointed. You can even get a gorgonzola sandwich and...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice pub with great Guinness and lovely decor - Art Deco I think. Unfortunately the food was very old school Irish. And that's not a good thing. New Irish food is good, old school bad.

Thank QQuietroomfan
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My friends and I love this place! We first discovered it during our trip to Ireland in 2015 and came back the year after. The food is tasty and the staff is great. When we spontaneously treated one of our friends to a birthday dinner,...More

Thank MissSabbidi
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We came in on mothers day for lunch, staff were so nice, lunch was absolutely lovely and to top it all of the sun was shinning so we could sit outside, there was a young chap serving us who could not have been more friendly...More

Thank JadeEccles
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for some light refreshments at this world famous Dublin pub. It was just the start of the lunchtime rush and he pub was packed. Being a very mild March day we sat outside watching the city pass us by. The staff are...More

Thank ShazFinlay
Reviewed 26 February 2017

If you are looking for fantastic food at very reasonable prices and a relaxing atmosphere to enjoy a drink or two! Then a visit to Davey Byrnes is a must. The level of service from Frank the manager and his excellent team is truly first...More

Thank Ivan M
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Good pub grub at a reasonable price. Limited menu. Great location just off Grafton Street. Staff very helpful and friendly. Convenient place to meet friends.

Thank B G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Visited for a drink and ended up staying for dinner. Great modern Irish atmosphere and fantastic service. My friend and I chose the Guinness and Steak Pie - Meat was soft and tender and accompanying vegetable and mash were filled with flavour. Un-rushed, attentive service....More

Thank jltl83
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We often pop in here after shopping as it's really central but very peaceful and never too packed. We just had one drink on Friday after work but it was a nice way to unwind after a long week.

Thank Beanie14
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Yvonne H
Whàt time do they finish serving lunch
27 February 2015|
Response from Albert B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I don't know. We were there in the evening. Al Baumgarten