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The Temple Bar Pub

#67 of 1,978 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
South City Centre
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
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48 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 672 5286
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Today
10:30 - 02:30
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 01:00
Mon - Wed 10:30 - 01:30
Thu - Sat 10:30 - 02:30
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I think my heading speaks for its self. The menu consists of over 100 sandwiches all of which are served with "a little treat on the side for your enjoyment" that translates to a few crisps. The Stout is decent though.

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Thank PTMG1979
Wigan, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited this pub twice while we were in Dublin. Lovely atmosphere, great live music. Didn't try food but it looked nice :)

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Thank Ieva_P2015-05
Oceanside, California
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429 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I hate to admit that I came here just to say I did. But I totally did. Honestly that was the reason that I picked it, sad to say. We didn't go out of the way or anything we were staying at a hotel a few blocks away. I really only wanted to have a drink but each night it... More 

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Thank Aprilp2412
Scottsdale, Arizona
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220 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Centrally located, great booze, fast service. The atmosphere is welcoming and there are no TVs!!! This is a typical Irish pub for sure so bring you higher tolerance level and your love of conversation and meeting people. If you don't like crowds, stay home!

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Thank Shan143
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

During our trip to Dublin,had to call in as it seems the place to be seen.Stopped a bite to eat in the evening,the food was okay nothing outstanding,but the drinks prices are a bit steep 10 euros for a pint and a coke.Ouch! But you have to remember where you are.The live singer was particularly good and the atmosphere is... More 

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Thank thesmiths992016
County Galway, Ireland
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Watched the NZ vs Ireland Rugby game here & it was litt! Had the most amazing time, the pub is huge! There's outdoor areas to smoke! Downfall would probably be the size of the tv screens, but otherwise good pub. Cheers Dublin :)

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Thank Kielemia
Sun Valley, Idaho
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Temple Bar is a lively, busy, touristy place. The bartenders are attentive though clearly see thousands of people a day and are "all business." I found there was usually live music, loud music, and a lot of stag and hen parties. You have to experience once for a pint, but once is probably enough.

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Thank LemhiRG
Indiana, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Temple Bar is a great place to enjoy Irish music. The different musicians offer a great selection of songs and ballads.

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Thank John M
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Temple Bar Pub is an ideal place to have fun from afternoon to midnight. A lot of international people and a fantastic feeling in a historical ambience.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A single measure of vodka €7.05 and also they charged €3.20 for soda water as mixer... I do understand that the place is expensive but this is just ridiculous.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
10:30 - 01:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 01:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 01:30
Thursday
10:30 - 02:30
Friday
10:30 - 02:30
Saturday
10:30 - 02:30
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?