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Grogan's Castle Lounge

Open Now: 10:30 - 23:30
Open today: 10:30 - 23:30
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Best Pint in Town

Planned to meet up with a friend in Dublin, where else to choose to meet but at Grogan's. Place was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
North Vancouver, Canada
Great atmosphere

Grogan's was a wonderful place to stop for a pint after a day of touring the city. It was... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Elizabeth T
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  • Average7%
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15 South William Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 677 9320
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Planned to meet up with a friend in Dublin, where else to choose to meet but at Grogan's. Place was hopping mid afternoon on a Saturday, but we got a table and joined in the fun. Watched the bar tender skillfully pour our pints of...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Grogan's was a wonderful place to stop for a pint after a day of touring the city. It was comfortable and low-key with friendly people.

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great pub with good stout (not just dull Guinness but proper stout like Beamish) and delicious toasties and, most importantly, excellent company. Interesting patrons, no TV, and friendly bar servers who would rival any professor in their knowledge of Irish literature and who also have...More

Thank B. M
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We arrived (again) on a bank holiday Sunday evening after a match in Croker. No seats outside so we sat inside. Order our pints at the bar and we were told to sit down and they'd be delivered. Competent and efficient bar staff (men &...More

Thank noelg933
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I live 10 mins from here and work 2 mins from here... I hate how expensive it is... 6.10 for a bulmers and it was average quaulity but it did come in a fridge cold glass and the pub has old fashioned atmosphere (which is...More

Thank Janer P
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We got a recommendation to go to this place from our Air bnb host. We loved the authenticity of this place! We believe the owner served us- he said they had the best toasted cheese sandwiches in town and I have to agree! Relaxed, inexpensive,...More

2  Thank samanthaemiller
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

First of all, may I take umbrage with the person above who said, “Grogan’s is not a bad spot.” They didn’t get the place. It is old people, young people, hipsters, slightly odd people (in a good way). It has no TV. It has conversation!!!...More

1  Thank Karen T
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Great spot in city centre one of the best pints of guinness in town. Tends to spill over into a giant street party when it's sunny with a band outside. Staff are always very helpful and service at bar surprisingly fast considering how busy it...More

Thank robbiedoyle
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Eclectic, great to sit outside and watch the world go by , good pint of Guinness and great sandwiches

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Some of my travels are to siphon off the local atmosphere and this is the place for Dublin. When the place is busy there are great conversations in the Irish vernacular that are full of insight and well-informed opinion about almost anywhere and anything. It...More

1  Thank Steve D
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