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Gilbert and Wright

Bar, Pub, Irish
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128 Lower George's Street, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Nice venue, very busy and good atmosphere. Music was good altogether good night out. They don't serve food so we had to seek alternatives for eating.

1 Thank Kazdoyle
San Francisco
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

I'd made a number of attempts to visit this place over the last month or so, in the afternoons, and it was always closed up,(discovered it doesn't actually open till 5.00 pm or so). I finally dropped in the other evening and indulge in a few pints of beer. The decor is pleasant to the eye, as the wall-covering is,decorative... More 

Thank TudorY
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117 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Mature parents and siblings on a farewell outing for over of us. Piped music of 60's and 70's very enjoyable for us oldies. Sometimes a little too loud for good conversation. Next to us a group of teenagers shouting and screaming to be noticed. The single live artist was very good. The food from Camille was so bad that all... More 

Thank Paul M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Far and away the best pub in Dun Laoghaire. We had more fun here than in any pub in Dublin. The staff was great and the locals were a blast, we can't wait to get back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Co Dublin
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Amazing staff, always live music on with a great variety of it, locals are very welcoming. Its a real hip chic..music venue with something for all

Thank Shezsharks
Dublin, Ireland
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82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Quirky layout of rooms makes for some interest, loyal clientele seem very comfortable, music nights can be different. Worth a visit.

Thank Roddy A
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Best pub in Dun Laoghaire, at the weekend you'll have 3 nights of live music with the best local musicians, during the week you can relax with various themed nights like movie night, games night and quiz nights, also serve a good range of both craft and macro beers and you can order food from the Camille restaurant across the... More 

Thank Gary M
Covington, Kentucky
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99 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We were visiting and staying at the royal marine and this pub is located nearby for walking. The pub has a really cool vibe to it and the band playing was quite good. We will be here for the week and I am certain will visit a few more times this week for a few pints. Dallan the manager was... More 

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Lannion, France
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

It is always a pleasure to go to G&W ! The music and atmosphere are just perfect ! (As well as the cocktails!)

Thank Manon G
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We only had time to stop for a drink but I loved the place. The drinks selection and atmosphere were great. The menu looked lovely too if you are a fan of Thai food. I hope to return to try it out!

Thank jac123

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Bar, Pub, Irish
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Lower George's Street, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dun Laoghaire

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?