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The Bankers Bar

#291 of 2,109 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€Irish, , European
16 Trinity St | Corner of Trinity Street & Dame Lane, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 679 3697
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
16 Trinity St | Corner of Trinity Street & Dame Lane, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in here for a drop of Guinness and sat enjoying a live band on a Sunday afternoon too. Great feel to the place, the staff were friendly. It looked very popular on a Sat eve !

1  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We were told that we were not allowed to sing along to the song playing on the pub radio system, we were not singing loud just casually along to the song. The lady behind the bar was rude and not welcoming at all, we stubbled...More

1  Thank JenniferPot
akaalanc, General Manager at The Bankers Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Jennifer and thank you for taking the time to review. We feel that we should not have to tell every customer who comes in that we don't allow groups of people to start singing as it is quite uncomfortable for other patrons trying to...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

This is a very quaint Irish Pub where you are guaranteed a warm welcome. The staff are very friendly as are the customers. The atmosphere is excellent and this is the ideal place to enjoy a drink. We did not eat here so I cannot...More

Thank Noel W
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped off at the bankers for lunch and where definitely not disappointed, staff where great, Guineas was good and the roasties where top class

1  Thank Rainbow2308
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for a pint and some finger food. Staff was very quick to take our order. Wasn’t that busy as we were here on a Tuesday. Food was good as was the Guinness. Restrooms were ok. Female restroom stall did not lock. I would...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We stopped for some drinks on a rarely sunny and warm Dublin day so we wanted to sit outside in the alley. The waiter went out of his way to put together some seating arrangements so that we could do just that and would come...More

Thank AJS-NY
akaalanc, Owner at The Bankers Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your kind review

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Stopped in on the recommendation of the luggage store owner! He said the food was good and reasonably priced. There were a bunch of "after work" folks drinking a few pints and several locals eating. Its right near Temple Bar so my guess is all...More

Thank reg v
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Great welcome from staff, great variety of whiskeys as well as other drinks, food excellent great atmosphere

Thank _sharonann055
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Their own in-house Banker's Pale Ale was awesome, recommend trying of that! The hostesses were also friendly.

Thank afsteveoj
akaalanc, Manager at The Bankers Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review and we are delighted that you like the house beer.

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We visited twice during our 4 day stay. I can highly recommend the Guinness and beef pie and the Irish Stew. The staff were so friendly and welcoming on both visits! We will be back next time we visit Dublin ☘️

Thank dadadum1
akaalanc, Owner at The Bankers Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you so much for visiting twice on your short stay. We look forward to meeting you guys again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, 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
  • E-mail
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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