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“Quality Pub” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fagan's Pub

Fagan's Pub
146 Lower Drumcondra Road, Dublin, Ireland
353 18375309
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Ranked #376 of 1,901 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Irish, Pub
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: This is an extremely popular restaurant in Drumcondra - former taoiseach Prime Minister) Bertie Ahern frequented it regularly-- can't believe you don't list it. Has an excellent menu
Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Quality Pub”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Fagan's Pub / restaurant which was recommended by the concierge of the Croke Park Hotel concierge (about 15min walk). If the restaurant is good enough for Bill Clinton and Bertie Ahern, it is a good testament of service and quality of food.
Excellent good choice of food and value for money, friendly and welcoming.
On the first nigh we did not book - big mistake, had to wait for an available table. The place was packed, bar staff very busy.
Would recommend

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Great pub”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013 via mobile

Great atomsphere in here and the food is fantastic with generous portions and the staff are very friendly and welcoming!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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86 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“If you're in Dublin- it's worth a visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

We came on a local b&b hostess recommendation and were happy with the service, the selection of food and drink and the ambiance. Lovely pub on Drumcondra - we were all pleased with the vegetable soup which is a don't miss and they did cater nicely to a gluten free diet.

Visited April 2013
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eastern US
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fagan's Pub”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Friendly barkeep and cheap drafts. Carvery lunch was bland but cheap and filling. The building and memorabilia and photographs were interesting. We'd go again.

Visited May 2013
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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“Great spot.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

The food, the drink, the atmosphere, the decor, love everything about this place. The staff were great, very accommodating to us even though we came in late with a very large party. Cannot wait to revisit.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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