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The Bankers Bar

#327 of 2,193 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€Irish, , European
16 Trinity St | Corner of Trinity Street & Dame Lane, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 679 3697
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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10:30 - 23:45 Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
16 Trinity St | Corner of Trinity Street & Dame Lane, Dublin, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 355 reviews

Reviewed 9 September 2018

A party of three for drinks and possible dinner. We ordered a drink and looked at the menu to see if we wanted to stay and eat. What followed was bizarre and has never happened to us anywhere else in the world. Four or five...More

2  Thank glevum777
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Some of the portions were very measly for the price charged, though the quality was decent (credit where, credits due). On the menu there are two dishes labelled as being 'vegetarian': one has bacon and the other a smoked salmon salad. Displaying a knowledge which...More

Thank huffington2018
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We ( 2 Couples ) stopped for lunch on the recommendation of a barman in another local pub ( They didn’t do food ). It was certainly worth the stop. I was a busy lunch time, but we were lucky to grab a table as...More

Thank Pete G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a typical Dublin pub but one in which we had a tasty Irish stew (not readily available elsewhere) with plenty of lamb and pleasant service. With drinks for two 38 euros.

Thank junkuz57
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Personally I think this is the best pub in Dublin. It’s one of the best pubs I’ve ever been to. The father and son serving were extremely friendly, it was priced reasonably well and the character of the pub was amazing! Great to see such...More

1  Thank AmKreuz86
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We walked to this traditional Irish pub approximately 3 blocks from our day trip drop off point near Trinity College. All of the waitstaff were friendly. We ordered rigatoni, sirloin and fish & chips. All of the dishes were delicious. The atmosphere was pleasant and...More

1  Thank KimPraay
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Group of us met here on Friday night . We were at very back of the bar . Place is lovely and quiet and great if you want to have a chat as a big group. Seems to Attract a lot of tourists. Staff were...More

1  Thank DublinRosiedublin
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Quality pints. Very professional barmen. Also a good place if you want food. Good example of a good Irish pub.

1  Thank donogh1
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Upstairs they have a comfortable and private dining area that’s quiet enough for a conversation. Excellent service throughout. Menu features favorites like Irish Stew and Fish & Chips. Everything tasted good, stew was a little watery. Sticky toffee pudding and apple crumble both delicious. Prices...More

1  Thank James B
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I was not allowed to take an empty bar chair to sit with my friends who were playing a game, because it was a 3 person table and not a casino... the bar was almost empty. I didn’t feel very welcome

1  Thank Yvette V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
10:30 - 23:45
10:30 - 23:45
10:30 - 23:45
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Trinity St | Corner of Trinity Street & Dame Lane, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 3697
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The Bankers Bar is a traditional Irish pub located in the heart of Dublin city. We have a full lunch and dinner menu plus out daily specials ranging from Irish Stew to Catch of the day and now with the addition to our Teller room bar upstairs for dining
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