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Arlington Hotel Temple Bar

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Address: Arlington Hotel | 23-25 Bachelors Walk, O'Connell Bridge, Dublin, Ireland
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Celtic Evening Visit

This was my 2nd visit and the evening was just as entertaining second time around. Booking in advance is recommended. You are seated and served dinner in staggered segments so it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
wyvernflanker777
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was my 2nd visit and the evening was just as entertaining second time around. Booking in advance is recommended. You are seated and served dinner in staggered segments so it gives time for the staff to ensure everyone gets full attention. Food was good - I can recommend the beef in Guinness with mash. The entertainment is superb -... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the best night out ever visit the Arlington for Celtic nights. This was our 2nd time and the hotel didn't disappoint! The food was amazing, service amazing, dancers amazing and musicians amazing! I would highly recommend! Thank you so much!

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Hannover, Germany
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Reviewed February 12, 2017

We had a great deal due to booking.com and my bf and I had both been in Dublin before but this hotel was so great! The staff was always super nice and the breakfast (as for every german really important ;)) was more than just great. Furthermore the hotel holds a great bar with great live music every night. We... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed January 28, 2017

Enjoyed a great meal here . Venue was spacious and clean. They do have live music but you need to reserve a table close to the stage. We were still able to enjoy the performance of traditional Irish dancing and music.

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Attard, Malta
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Reviewed January 24, 2017

We are not really into the pub scene, but we just had to drop in and it was a worthwhile experience. The atmosphere was homely and welcoming and we enjoyed it.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

Lovely food, very good value for money. Very accommodating for large groups. Band that was on was very good and created a great atmosphere as were the Irish dancers.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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Reviewed November 14, 2016

Attended Celtic Night in November, 2016. We arrived half an hour earlier than scheduled and were turned away, saying "...we keep our schedule for a reason: to provide better service...". The truth is they let people in starting 6:30PM on every half hour and the only show starts at 8:30PM. My guess is they're trying to balance the number of... More 

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Dublin. Ireland
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Reviewed November 6, 2016

Bar itself had a great atmosphere because of the bands playing. Well worth checking out. Bar staff were pretty quick considering how busy it was on a Saturday night

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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed November 3, 2016

We really enjoyed the show with the Irish Dancing and Singing. The dinner was ok. It was very dark in the room and would have enjoyed more if it was lit up a little more. All and all, it was worth the $51 for food and drink and the entertainment.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 2, 2016

We booked the dinner and show at the Arlington Hotel on a friends recommendation. The hotel itself is ideally positioned for exploring the city. There was a less than warm welcome from the receptionist at check in, however, the rest of the staff were very friendly and helpful throughout the remainder of the stay. The show and dinner were excellent.... More 

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