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The Long Hall

Address: 51 S Great Georges Street, Dublin 2, Ireland (South City Centre)
Phone Number: 1 475 1590
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Ranked #17 of 257 Nightlife in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bar/ Clubs, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Nightlife, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Estd 1840, Authentic Victorian era traditional Dublin Pub, antique clocks and mirrors, warm...
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Type: Bar/ Clubs, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Nightlife, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Estd 1840, Authentic Victorian era traditional Dublin Pub, antique clocks and mirrors, warm friendly atmosphere. Sun-Wed from 4pm. Thurs-Sat from 1pm.

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Kent, Wa
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61 reviews 61 reviews
21 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

We stopped in one afternoon with a group of friends and had a great time! It was very warm and inviting, the bar tender was really friendly and made us feel at home. It felt like we were stepping back in time! We can't wait to visit again!

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England
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Worth a visit, great choices of beers - not just Guinness! Not eaten anything here, but they may do food. We were only here for the drink - on a pub crawl of Dublin!

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Somerset
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Recommended by a local as the best pint of Guiness in Dublin. My husband agreed. The pub is a real piece of Irish history with all original decor and friendly service. They do a great range of whiskey as well.

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MPH2008, Owner at The Long Hall, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. I am delighted you both enjoyed your time at The Long Hall. We place huge emphasis here on always pouring a superb pint of Guinness and seeking to expand our range of Irish whiskey. Marcus Houlihan, Proprietor More 

Calgary, Canada
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131 reviews 131 reviews
69 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Long Hall is a beautifully preserved old pub much like it was, I,m sure hundreds of years ago. The bartender was very friendly and since it wasn't really busy talked to us quite a bit. The Irish people are so warm and welcoming! It was a pleasure to visit their country.

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MPH2008, Owner at The Long Hall, responded to this review

Thank you for you review. Yes our interior dates from 1881 and is very much original as it was. I am very pleased you enjoyed it and experienced a friendly and warm welcome during your visit as it is something we all pride ourselves on here at The Long Hall. Marcus Houlihan Proprietor More 

paisley
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92 reviews 92 reviews
22 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Popped in for a quick drink and time to rest after a shopping trip. The pub was quite empty I think it was due to the time of day . After lunch and before early evening drinkers. I had a couple of brandies and enjoyed them. Nothing like Hennessy to revive you. The service was excellent. Loved the Victorian decor,... More 

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MPH2008, Owner at The Long Hall, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad you found respite here at a quiet time in the afternoon after a busy day. The fact that you mention in particular that the service was excellent means a lot to us. We strive to provide this at all times because we feel you deserve nothing less. Marcus Houlihan Proprietor More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Exactly what it says on the tin... Not enough bars with no TV these days so you can have an actual conversation!! Friendly bar keeps, traditional decor... and the pints are frickin fab!!

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MPH2008, Owner at The Long Hall, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Friendly Bartenders, the music of conversation, traditional values and the best drinks. What you describe is exactly what we want for you and our visitors. I am delighted you enjoyed your time here. Marcus Houlihan Proprietor More 

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48 reviews 48 reviews
7 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

As a student I downed many a pint here both "on the fly" before a night out & at the Sunday sessions. It's mirrored walls & light interior creating a bright, vivacious space perfect for exchanging firmly held views or listening to the fiddle & bodhran while pints were passed hand to hand over the heads of drinkers & debaters... More 

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MPH2008, Owner at The Long Hall, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am delighted you have enjoyed your recent and past experiences with us as well as the unique atmosphere which you describe so eloquently. Please don't leave it as long until the next time, we look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Marcus Houlihan Proprietor More 

Dublin, Ireland
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268 reviews 268 reviews
49 attraction reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a lovely place to pop into for a quick drink. The Guinness is always good and the staff are very chatty and it's a beautiful old bar too. I'd highly recommend it.

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Toronto
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5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

Marvellous Victorian pub with friendly and efficient service. We were there when they had a tax free special, where they covered the cost of the criminal 30% tax on alcohol, which is apparently keeping the Irish economy afloat on the backs of publicans and their punters. Great selection, cozy inviting environment and refreshingly free of drunken yobs. A fun place... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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125 reviews 125 reviews
14 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Definitely more of a locals pub, but that's what gives it so much charm and ambience. Service was great and so was the Craic.

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