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Nightlife in Dublin

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Ranked #1 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Comedy Clubs
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Ranked #2 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Concerts
Owner description: The Merry Ploughboy is the only pub in Ireland owned and managed by musicians, and it is the 'hands on' approach from the... more » Owner description: The Merry Ploughboy is the only pub in Ireland owned and managed by musicians, and it is the 'hands on' approach from the owners that makes a visit to the Merry Ploughboy the highlight of many people's trip to Ireland. The two hour Irish music & Irish dancing show (which takes place nightly at the pub) has been awarded "Best Dinner/Entertainment Event in Ireland" and the pub is the current "Music Pub of the Year” in Ireland. Owners and musicians, The Merry Ploughboys, have been performing together for 22 years making their show the longest running show in Ireland hosted continuously by the same performers. The pub is located about 20 minutes south of Dublin City centre with complimentary car parking. It is easily accessed by taxi or if you are staying in the city centre we recommend our shuttle transfer service (just 5.50 euro return fare). The transfer by luxury executive coach offers an elevated view of the scenic Southside of Dublin city. After the show, the coach will drop you back as close as practical to your accommodation. Reservations are essential, however online bookings for the dinner & show (and shuttle transfer if required) can be made in real-time on our own website. We operate a "ticketless" booking system. You will receive a unique booking reference number on your email receipt and our floor manager will have all your details when you arrive at the pub. « less
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Ranked #3 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
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Ranked #4 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #5 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Owner description: Fantastic live Traditional Irish Music sessions in a pub environment 7 days a week from early until late. Always free entry... more » Owner description: Fantastic live Traditional Irish Music sessions in a pub environment 7 days a week from early until late. Always free entry and quality Irish and International drinks and food served. « less
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Ranked #6 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Comedy Clubs
Owner description: Est January 2005, Capital Comedy Club in the heart of Dublin, attracts both Irish and visiting comedy goers in their droves... more » Owner description: Est January 2005, Capital Comedy Club in the heart of Dublin, attracts both Irish and visiting comedy goers in their droves every weekend, and has even won a Failte Ireland Welcome Award for services to the Irish tourism industry. The Club regularly features in The Irish Times '7 Things To Do This Week' and has played host to over 500 acts from over a dozen countries................................................................................... Fridays & Saturdays, doors 8 15pm shows 9pm-11pm, tickets €10 on door and from website.... €2 Tuesdays, 10 comedians for €2 and selected drinks only €3, doors 8 15pm show 9pm-11pm, tickets on door « less
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Ranked #7 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Dublin's most popular pub, known for its great live music.
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Ranked #8 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #9 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Comedy Clubs
Owner description: The Laughter Lines Troupe are: Josephine McCaffrey, Grainne Boyle, Aislinn Ni Uallachain, Declan McFadden, Noel Aungier.... more » Owner description: The Laughter Lines Troupe are: Josephine McCaffrey, Grainne Boyle, Aislinn Ni Uallachain, Declan McFadden, Noel Aungier. Every Wednesday in the Duke at 8.30Pm The players create quick witted sketches, scenes and songs from whatever suggestions are thrown at them by the audience to create a show that's fast, feelgood and always unpredictably funny. There's a referee on hand to steer the entertainment, call any fouls. « less
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Ranked #10 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: The Stags Head is a historical Dublin pub featured in Dublin Pub tours renowned for it's hospitality and famous pint of... more » Owner description: The Stags Head is a historical Dublin pub featured in Dublin Pub tours renowned for it's hospitality and famous pint of Guinness! You truly capture a sense of the hidden Ireland when you accidentally stumble upon The Stag’s Head. Finding it is akin to discovering a rare treasure as it is concealed through a narrow passageway off Dame Street, although access can also be gained through Exchequer Street or Georges Street. When you enter inside this feeling of discovered booty is greatly intensified as a virtual paradise of culture and old world values confronts you. This is probably Dublin’s best preserved Victorian pub - and everything here is of authentic Victorian origin. Take time to look around and savour the sumptuously carved Victorian mahogany fittings, the mosaic marble tiled floors and granite tabletops. Visiting the Stag’s Head is a wondrous experience wether you call when the premises is cosy, warm and glowing at night time, or in early morning when this is old repository of liquid culture is radiantly illuminated by wafts of sunlight filtering through the stained glass windows. The mahogany bar, capped with red Connemara marble, follows the classic Victorian architectural pattern, being long and punctuated by exquisite partitions that divide into private compartments or stalls. « less
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Ranked #11 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #12 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Owner description: Taylors is a rambling farmhouse bar with the largest thatched roof in Ireland soaring to over 50 feet.The Panoramic view and... more » Owner description: Taylors is a rambling farmhouse bar with the largest thatched roof in Ireland soaring to over 50 feet.The Panoramic view and rural setting of Taylor's Three Rock makes this one of the most idyllically set public houses in Dublin. It is home to Dublin's Irish Cabaret which is Irelands longest running cabaret with the legendary Noel V Ginnity along with West End Star Rob Vickers who returns to Ireland having just played Val Jean in Les Miserables « less
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Ranked #13 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Owner description: Peadar Kearney’s on Dame street is a traditional pub with strong historic roots. The pub is named after a musician who... more » Owner description: Peadar Kearney’s on Dame street is a traditional pub with strong historic roots. The pub is named after a musician who composed Abhrán na BhFiann (The Irish national anthem). We continue this tradition with nightly traditional, toe tapping music. One of the regular musicians, Brian Brody, is a must see for any tourist visiting the city. He’s a one man atmosphere machine. There’s a basement bar downstairs when upstairs overflows, which also caters to most sporting events. If you’re looking for somewhere with temple bar music and atmosphere without the prices, take a look at Peadar’s. « less
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Ranked #14 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

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 old regular drinkers in this... more »

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Ranked #15 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Dublin's oldest pub is still kicking: a fun, friendly bar with lots of atmosphere.
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Ranked #16 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Comedy Clubs
Owner description: Home of Ireland's longest running comedy club The Comedy Cellar was set up by Mr. Trellis (Ardal O'Hanlon, Barry Murhy, Kevin... more » Owner description: Home of Ireland's longest running comedy club The Comedy Cellar was set up by Mr. Trellis (Ardal O'Hanlon, Barry Murhy, Kevin Gildea, Dermot Carmody) and is the comedians comedy club. Always mixing the top comics working today with the new talent coming through you won't have a better night out in Dublin than here! « less
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Ranked #17 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Atmospheric pub with great beer and lots of Irish good cheer.
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Ranked #18 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Owner description: Established in 1922 the pub has been a well loved watering hole in the heart of Dublin City for generations. Literary giants... more » Owner description: Established in 1922 the pub has been a well loved watering hole in the heart of Dublin City for generations. Literary giants Joyce, Behan & Kavanagh were among its famous visitors. Located only a minutes walk from O'Connell Street. Live Traditional Irish Music EVERY Friday & Saturday Night. TV's showing live sporting events. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner served 7 days a week. For Craic agus Ceol Madigan's is the spot for you! « less
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Ranked #19 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #20 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Best pint of Guinness in Dublin . Service with a smile !
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Ranked #21 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #22 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #23 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Gay Bars; Nightlife
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Ranked #24 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Quiet, cheerful pub with great food and lots of atmosphere.
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Ranked #25 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #26 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Nightlife
Cool and quirky pub, popular among artists and poets.
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Ranked #27 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #28 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #29 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
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Ranked #30 of 254 nightlife in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Comedy Clubs
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