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The Temple Bar Pub

48 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 672 5286
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (38 reviews)
“temple bar” (313 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
48 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
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This is the namesake pub of the Temple Bar neighborhood. and It certainly is a great place to hang out, listen to music and have a pint.... However, their food focus is on fresh seafood and cold sandwiches.... So you can have oysters galore if...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must if you go to Temple Bar. Lovely staff, good beer, awesome music and excellent food . Dublin is an amazing place to visit.

Thank PeteKemp2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to go. Had to have a Guinness. Loved it. Heard great live Irish music. Quite exciting with lots of people having fun. We only had a beer but the place was really crowded.

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading about how busy this place gets, my husband and I didn’t have any intentions of visiting the Temple Bar Pub. But while walking past it, the fiddle music drew us in and I’m so glad that it did. Yes, it was packed with...More

Thank Christina B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our go to place every time we come to Dublin. Music is always fun, ice cold beer and a fun crowd. It is noisy and crowded, but if you can find a seat it is definitely worth it.

Thank Peggy675
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited several times on a weekend trip to the city. Great music, great atmosphere, lovely building and courtyard beer garden. Great food menu and delicious Guinness

Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a tick box exercise and a tourist trap but even knowing all that I couldn't help but like this heaving, crowded busy place. The band were churning out the songs, the tourists were looking suitably baffled, great.

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant place to finish the night off after shopping or a meal They are open until the early hours every night serving well pulled pints of smooth Guinness, with or without food, and a wonderful selection of whisky, and whiskey ..... some real old vintage...More

Thank Normski49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I heard a lot of things about the Temple Bar area - wanted to go and find out. Service was good , only thing was we paid 10 euro more for the same drinks at other bars in Dublin (a pint of...More

Thank ckel2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked the Temple bar because it's big it has many rooms and some rooms are outside the air circulation it's much better compared to other pubs in Dublin were the can feel like a sauna since air conditioning its non existent in Dublin.

Thank Gina H
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Jose G
30 May 2017|
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Response from Rick K | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.
Pauline K
22 March 2017|
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Response from rainmaker27 | Reviewed this property |
No - they didn't in Feb
Talisa C
18 February 2017|
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Response from Funkie22 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes they do as I used mine in January but you have to swipe it and then sign, not chip and pin. Enjoy your trip, you won't be disappointed with this bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:30 AM
10:30 AM - 1:30 AM
10:30 AM - 1:30 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 672 5286
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