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Mary Mac's Bar

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14 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely pint” (2 reviews)
“small pub” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
14 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I visited Mary Macs Bar several times on my last trip to Dublin , the bar is reasonably priced by Dublin standards and the bar food is very good and good value for money. I will certainly be back.

Thank Willy W
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Ended up here almost by accident after dining with a friend. I'm very wary of trying new pubs in Dub as the standard of the pint they serve can vary hugely. It's a fairly intimate place, and I would imagine would be bursting on a...More

Thank Les D
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Mary Mac's is a great little Ballsbridge pub, with excellent service and a good choice of Irish beers, including a good pour of Guinness. A nice spot to sit outdoors in the sun or indoors if its cooler.

Thank Glen T
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Myself and mam went here for our lunch... mam had the bangers and mash and I had the garlic bread and baked potatoes with beans. Both dishes were lovely.. I had a taste of the bangers and mash and was mad I didn't get them.....More

Thank Jacqueline R
Reviewed June 17, 2017

This was our first official stop when we got to Ireland. There were 19 of us. The bartender Ger (I'm not sure if this is how you spell her name) was awesome! She was so friendly and nice. We had such a great time with...More

Thank Abby B
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Spent a fair bit of time at Mary Mac's whilst in Dublin for the Pro12 final. A cracker of a pub with excellent service...

Thank Brynmun
Reviewed March 16, 2017

A shirt walk from my hotel finds a great bar that not only serves superb Guinness ( for those who like a beer) but also one of the finest steaks on a slab you will find anywhere. Always a great choice of fillet that you...More

Thank John W
Reviewed March 7, 2017

This pub is typical of traditional Irish pubs, serving a variety of drinks in a lively atmosphere. The staff are efficient and helpful. Tip: a good pub to get a drink before a short walk to the rugby at the RDS.

Thank jonessb1
Reviewed March 4, 2017

This place has a story to tell. Just ask the lovely lady in charge. Had a lovely fry with a nice big teapot.

Thank councillorwilson
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Food is good but this is first and foremost a fine traditional pub. Lovely pint, warm and inviting atmosphere Great spot to watch the rugby.

Thank letter1
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  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
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