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The Long Hall

51 S Great Georges Street, Dublin 2, Ireland (South City Centre)
1 475 1590
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Ranked #11 of 242 Nightlife in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bar/ Clubs, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Traveler Description: The Long Hall is a proper old Victorian bar.  It's is almost completely authentic.  It's also not really on the tourist map so you'll meet lots of... more »
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Heard about this pub from a few others. Went herebon a Thursday evening, local crowd, authentic feel and good service. Would recommend for a low-key evening, the atmosphere lends itself to that.

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This place was recommended by the staff at my hotel, the Temple Bar Inn, as a great place to soak up some character while knocking back some pints. A good pint of Guinness and friendly staff. It can get pretty crowded, but nobody seemed to mind.

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Fergus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Wow what a happenin place. Great old pub with lots of atmosphere.Couldnt have been better! Busy place but servers kept pouring. :)

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This pub not too far from Dublin Castle is a great Victorian pub apparently little changed since it was renovated over 130 years ago. It is understood that a lot of the revolutionary Fenian uprising in 1867 was planned here. Much later the legendary Phil Lynott from Thin Lizzy filmed part of the video to 'Old Town' here in 1982.... More

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Kildare, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This beautiful old pub is a must-see for anyone visiting Dublin, avoid TempleBar and its tacky fake oirishness, this is a short stroll away, a lovely place to rest your shopping bags and take some refreshment. Original Victorian features and a long window with seats for watching the world go by with a perfect pint of Guinness. Blissfully peaceful with... More

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Columbus Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Stopped into this pub in mid-June 2014 for a quick pint and to gawk at the facility. An absolute classic Irish Victorian pub. If you're in Dublin, you have to see this pub!! Ask for Marcus and have him tell you the pubs history. He's a wonderful fellow and is passionate about preserving what The Long Hall is and stands... More

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Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We were told by one of the locals that if you are in Dublin you must go to The Long Hall pub...and we weren't disappointed. This is a great example of a Victorian pub with lots of charm.

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Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I've spent so much time at The Long Hall over the years that I almost feel it's my neighborhood bar even though I live over 3,000 miles away. It's a beautiful bar that offers a relaxing retreat from the hustle and bustle of Dublin. Whether I'm drinking pints of Guinness or sipping the great selection of Irish Whiskeys they offer,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This place never fails to have a bustling crowd. Nothing fancy to distract you but a great place to catch up on a good chat with friends. The Long Hall has a great reputation and you can see why. It's just a gathering place for old and regular friends to catch up and meet some new friends also.

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Wicklow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Long Hall is a Dublin institution. They do a wonderful pint of Guinness too. You might even bump into Bruce if he's in town gigging! A must do, when in Dublin.

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