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John Benny's Pub

Both of us ( John Benny and Éilís) are musical and have met most of our friends through music, and continue to do so. We encourage guests to have a go at a song or a tune, so, though we ...

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The White House Bar & Restaurant

In this stunningly refurbished venue, we pride ourselves in offering great food, great drink and great service. We serve Lunch, Dinner and Sunday Brunch. Looking for a coffee and scone? You’ll find our coffee and freshly home baked ...

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The Bleeding Horse

Our Entertainment Thursday - The Band Of Moonlight Love live music every Thursday ... 10pm - late Funky Feel Good Fridays Friday & Saturday - G.I.R. (Glamorous Indie Rock) we play an eclectic mix of indie, rock, electro pop, 80's (good 80's), britpop, ...

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The Long Hall Pub

‘A Delight to the Senses’ Linger awhile and study your surroundings here! Observe how the fabulous Victorian fittings are sumptuously carved and notice how the counter is dressed with brass trim. View how the pub is punctuated by exquisite partitions off ...

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Albert Lynch's Pub

THE BUILDING HOUSING ALBERT LYNCH' S was originally part of a Church of Ireland school for the Cloyne diocese. After the diocesan college closed, local landlord Sir Denham J. Norreys of Mallow Castle bought the buiding and then leased it to ...

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Kytelers Inn Kilkenny

With a history dating back to 1263, Kytelers Inn, in the heart of the Mediaeval City of Kilkenny, combines a rich heritage with 21st century amenities and service. Since it was first established by the notorious Dame Alice de Kyteler in ...

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Hole In The Wall Pub

The Hole in the Wall is named after a tradition which existed here for around 100 years, which is the practice of serving drinks through a hole in the wall. British soldiers who were forbidden to leave the Phoenix Park ...

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The Duke Pub

The Duke Pub

Try a mid morning walk around St Stephens Green, and then go shopping on Grafton Street. Then it's time to relax in the wonderful surroundings of the Duke Pub on Duke Street where you can enjoy a wonderful lunch and ...

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The Brian Boru Pub.

The Brian Boru Pub.

TAKE A TRIP TO THE WONDERFUL BOTANIC GARDENS IN GLASNEVIN, OR VISIT THE HISTORICAL GLASNEVIN CEMETRY. Then relax in the wonderful surrounds of the BRIAN BORU PUB . The Brian Boru has an excellent reputation for top class food and drink.  

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Kate Kearneys Cottage

Kate Kearneys Cottage

Take one of the most beautiful drives of your life from Killarney through the gap of Dunloe . Then Make sure to stop off at Kate Kearneys for a great traditional Lunch 

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Gibneys of Malahide

Gibneys of Malahide

Are you looking for a great Village to visit while staying in Dublin? Then go to Malahide and pop into Gibneys for a fantastic atmosphere day or night. Sure you might as well have a pint!!!

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The Ferryman Inn

The Ferryman Inn

Have you had a long day in the Convention Centre. Then pop across the bridge and have a relaxing pint in the Ferryman Pub

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O Donoghues Pub

Dublin's most talked about bar. Live Irish Music, great people and comfortable rooms.
O'Donoghue's has a rich heritage and stands on a very historical site in Dublin City. Yet it's more modern musical history is really the stuff of legends. Ask any Irish man to name the artists or bands that have shaped Irish traditional and contemporary music and The name of the Dubliners always comes up. Christy Moore and the Dubliners have spent many a memorable night entertaining Dublin's music lovers in our bar. It is this spirit that is kept alive by today's musicians who play amongst an array of drawings and photos of Irish musicians that adorn the walls of O'Donoghue's.

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History of O’Donoghues

Probably the best known traditional Irish music pub in Dublin. O’Donoghue’s always has the sound of music coming from its walls, frequented of the years by many musicians from the Dubliner’s to Bruce Springsteen. O’Donoghue’s has a rich history in providing a welcome for locals & tourist alike to play a tune or enjoy a pint.

In 1934 Paddy and Maureen O’Donoghue began running the bar It was during this time the Pub is became famous for the nightly traditional Irish music sessions and was where the popular Irish folk group, the Dubliners formed their band. Many other notable Irish musicians from The Fureys to, Seamus Ennis, Joe Heaney have played at O’Donoghue’s and their photographs line the walls from top to bottom.
O'donoghues Bar with it's musical history accross the walls

The Dubliner's

In 1977 Co Longford born Dessie Hynes succeded Paddy and Maureen O’Donoghue as proprietor and continued on the music tradition. O’Donoghue’s golden years followed with the bar packed nightly with musicians and politicians coming to see him. Dessie with his family ran the pub for 11 years with his family.

In 1988 it was bought by well know publicans Oliver Barden and John Mahon. Oliver is still the proprietor today and continues to run the pub with his family and staff.

Phil Lynott ( Thin Lizzy ) one of many celebrities have frequented the bar

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Phone: +353 (0)1 6607194
Fax: +353 (0)1 6614303
Opening Hours:
Mon- Thursday 12:00 - 23:30
Friday - Saturday 10:30 - 01:00am
Sunday 12;00 - 21:30

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