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The Porterhouse Temple Bar

16-18 Parliament Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
35316718558
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“porterhouse” (240 reviews)
“oyster stout” (67 reviews)
“porter house” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
16-18 Parliament Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Great bar. Lively at the weekends with a mix of tourists and locals. Live music, good food and great pints. Can get busy although you might get lucky and snag a seat with a view and watch the world go by as you sip your...More

Thank Surfinger
Reviewed 3 days ago

the night we were there there was no music performance, so we could well talk with each other. It took a while to get our orders done. The food selection on the menu is ok, typical for a Pub. The have a good selection of...More

Thank twolewinski
Reviewed 3 days ago

We are both CAMRA members in the UK. Before this trip to Dublin my husband had looked up a couple of places we could enjoy a meal and a few drinks. What can I say? The service was excellent - we'd just sat down at...More

Thank Payney56
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were here on Wednesday sept 20, around 6 pm. Sat on second floor. Very uncomfortable seats, it's a pub, adds to ambience. Service, well let's say, poor at best. I own a restaurant and if one of my wait staff was that slow, there...More

1  Thank Beverly W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pub has multiple floors and a cosy atmosphere. There is a wide selection of draught beers available and the food is pretty good. Great place to eat something while enjoying a beer.

Thank Martijn V
PorterhouseTemplebar, Manager at The Porterhouse Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking your time to write this review. Thank you for your compliments and high rating we really appreciate it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch on a Sunday afternoon, it was quite and clean. We ordered an Irish stew and grilled chicken. The food and service were alright. The price was slightly overpriced compared to the quantity of the portions. Additionally, the table was uncomfortable since it...More

Thank Luca B
PorterhouseTemplebar, Manager at The Porterhouse Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate all reviews we receive and take all of our feedback on board. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family of four adults came in for dinner. We were directed to the higher floors of the establishment where we were promptly ignored. We were finally seated in a corner table and, again, ignored by our server. No music was playing on any floors and...More

1  Thank GBJBrown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal. The band, Liberty He'll, was great to dance to. Go early to get a table on Friday night. Place was packed.

Thank msalazar1984
PorterhouseTemplebar, Manager at The Porterhouse Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking your time to write this review. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Porterhouse is a multi-floored pub that has a very vibrant atmosphere and has several bars to grab a drink. They offer a large selection of beer and mixed drinks. The fresh beer on tap was my favorite especially the Oyster Stout. For pub food,...More

Thank T H
PorterhouseTemplebar, Manager at The Porterhouse Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking your time to write this excellent review! We really appreciate all of your compliments. Great to read you spent two nights in our pub! We hope to see you on your next visit to Dublin.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly atmosphere, quick service and massive selection of beers and a lovely chowder are the reasons to come to Porterhouse. We came for lunch and I had the stew and my boyfriend the steak sandwich, the chowder and 2 beers and the price for these...More

Thank ChSof
PorterhouseTemplebar, Manager at The Porterhouse Temple Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We regret you did not thoroughly enjoy your meal. Thank you for your feedback we will make our head chef aware of this. We hope you can give us another chance as this is not how we run...More

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danoshea836
24 November 2016|
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Response from kr0elle | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Ann - the place is very big on several floors. But it's also quite crowded. So I would suggest you booking in advance.
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Chilidreamer90713
11 August 2016|
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Response from Guillermo S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure they do..... Check the website
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RedK79
17 July 2016|
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Response from uscg1967 | Reviewed this property |
They serve until 2130.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Parliament Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: 35316718558
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