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Bewley's Lunchtime Theatre

78/79 Grafton Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 878 4001
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Amazing theatre

Totally exceeded all expectations! Incredible performance, creative and ingenious set design and... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
via mobile
Totally unexpected!

Didn't know what to expect and was blown away (in a really good way) with the whole experience... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2017
Toronto, Canada
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78/79 Grafton Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 878 4001
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Totally exceeded all expectations! Incredible performance, creative and ingenious set design and great small lunch! Friendly and intimate theatre experience, delivered on time. Actors were extremely talented and believable! Not to be missed!

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Reviewed July 8, 2017

Didn't know what to expect and was blown away (in a really good way) with the whole experience . Warm and friendly greeting, delicious soup, followed by a play of the highest standard - faultless. A real bonus was siting on the old Bewley's Cafe...More

Thank MaireAnne2016
Reviewed June 25, 2017

With a few daytime hours to while away, I decided to attend a Saturday staging of "To Hell in a Handbag" and am very glad I did. This particular two-actor play was witty and wonderfully delivered. Furthermore, the lunchtime concept is great. A central location,...More

Thank Kildress
Reviewed March 20, 2017

We didn't expect much for 12 Euro including "light lunch" but everything from the amazing Irish Soda bread that accompanied our extraordinary beet soup exceeded our expectations. The one woman show The Humours of Bandon in the tiny intimate theatre blew us away. We're from...More

Thank hughess004
Reviewed March 16, 2017

I chanced upon this and was glad I did. If the performance we saw is anything to go by, then do go, it was brilliant. At the moment they are performing on the top floor of the Powerscourt Townhouse, it was only about 6 or...More

Thank halcyon_times
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

My first visit here to see From Eden by Stephen Jones who also starred in it with Seána Kerslake. Wonderful show. Funny, sad, funny, tragic amazing piece of theatre. Will definitely be back. Best €10 spend EVER

Thank Francesmonica
Reviewed September 5, 2016

I was handed a leaflet walking through the Powerscoirt Townhouse Centre and as I had two hours to wait for my airport bus decided to venture in. What a treat! I was transfixed for an hour, taken through a whole spectrum of emotions and came...More

Thank chicpascher2012
Reviewed August 22, 2016

My family attended two different Peter Sheridan shows in August 2016 - 47 Roses and Are you having a Laugh?. Both show were very good indeed. Both shows need to be brought out to wider audiences in the Irish provinces soon.

Thank John_McDarby
Reviewed November 19, 2015

I saw 2 short comedies at Powerscourt Townhouse today at lunchtime. They were brilliant. really dark humour and a brilliant twist that I didnt see coming. Also love the venue and the soup. Runs next week as well. Go see!!!

1  Thank Nan_O_Leary
Reviewed September 3, 2015

Wonderful and quaint! This little lunchtime theatre is a perfect way to spend an afternoon. The play was tremendous, and the meal excellent.

1  Thank Sirailin
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