The hustle and bustle of historic Dublin harbours a welcoming soul and locals who know how to party. From the famous Temple Bar to the rejuvenated and reinvented bars found near the docks, there is something for everyone in this friendly city.

Bars in Dublin

Whether you want to find a traditional Irish pub with a ceilidh whipping everyone up into a frenzy, a sophisticated watering hole with sleek surroundings or a nightclub with the volume turned up, you won’t be disappointed.

The traditional party zone of Dublin is in the Temple Bar district. This is definitely where you’ll find stag and hen parties out having a wild night. Here you will find the Quays which always has live music and crowds leave smiling. Try the Porterhouse; their selection of craft ales is sure to impress. Visit 9 Below if you are seeking a touch of luxury alongside your Bellini and the Peruke & Periwig if you like nineteenth century surroundings and twenty-first century cocktails. Their twist on classics, like the Negroni, are sublime. For a taste of true old Dublin, try one of the traditional pubs, like the Cobblestone or Mulligans. Be sure to get there early to bag a snug.

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