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The Porterhouse Central

#307 of 2,109 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€American, Irish,
45-47 Nassau Street, Dublin, Dublin D02 RP20, Ireland
+353 1 679 7539
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
American, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Brew Pub, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
45-47 Nassau Street, Dublin, Dublin D02 RP20, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 484 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Irish pub - that's enough for description. good food, excellent beer. funny toilet))) i'm glad that i visiting this place

Thank Klaus0Schmidt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick, great beer and chips and very good service! Just opposite the Trinity College. I will be back for sure!

Thank Sanny2013
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sanny2013, thanks for the excellent review. Look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kind waitresses, tast food. We had our food before we had our drinks! Would recommand it, just the bar itself is really nice already!

Thank RoosDub21
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi RoosDub21, We appreciate all feedback, thank you for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a treat to visit The Porterhouse. Disappointed that they were out of Brain Blast on our recent visit (so good!) but none the less I managed to work through 2 flights of beer and try many others. Food is really good as well. Fun...More

Thank teapartygirl
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback. Thanks for the top marks. Brainblasta is on tap now, so hurry back!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

24/5/18 There are masses of bars in Dublin but this is one of our favourites. On a Thursday evening it was fairly full with lots of atmosphere, but you could still get a seat ok. There’s a good selection of beers and other drinks. The...More

Thank sookeico1
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this great review, hope you will be back soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had been with work colleagues before and had a great night. Heard the food was good so decided to come back and try. Could not for the life of me get the attention of the 2 girls who were way too absorbed in polishing cutlery...More

Thank Niamh K
Robin D, General Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Niamh, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. What you described would probably make me get up and leave too. I can assure you that this is not a true reflection of our standard of service and I hope you...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Good selection of beers and funny signs. Good for a pit stop for pub food at lunch time. Be sure to go to the men's room😊

Thank Totningen
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for the top marks!

Reviewed 18 April 2018

Amazed with the place! Great music and craft beer! Nice staff an friendly look! Busy and nowhere to sit but since it's such a great place I will come back or sure!

Thank anka123426
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Hi Anka, thanks for the brilliant review. See you again soon.

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

As I was walking in a English woman was walking out complaining they don't sell Guinness. Thank goodness for that was my reply, most places sell nothing but. If you want a change from the normal tourist fair then please stop by. They brew their...More

Thank Richard F
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Richard, thank you for this excellent review. Hope you will be back soon!

Reviewed 9 April 2018

When I arrived, I was loyal to the dark, frothy pint of Guinness but, by the time I left, I think Porterhouse is giving Guinness a run for its money! I recommend the XXXX and the Celebration brews for a dark stout. This bar has...More

Thank lighttraveller2018
Robin D, Manager at The Porterhouse Central, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

We love getting reviews like this, thank you very much Lighttraveller2018!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:30
Friday
11:00 - 02:30
Saturday
11:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45-47 Nassau Street, Dublin, Dublin D02 RP20, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 7539
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Description
Porterhouse Central is located just off Grafton Street and opposite Trinity College Dublin. Serving over 150 of the world's best bottled beers and over 15 craft beers on tap. International food menu offering our welcome visitors a wide variety of light bites, main courses and desserts. Groups of all sizes welcome. Food served from 11am to 10pm daily, with nightly nibbles from 10pm to 2am on Friday and Saturday! Additional tables available in our upstairs restaurant Lillie's Bordello. Our sister bar Porterhouse Temple Bar is located 16-18 Parliament Street, Dublin 2.
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