The Porterhouse (Temple Bar) | Dublin,
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The Porterhouse (Temple Bar)
Excellent based on 116 ratings
Type: Bar (see listing)

16-18 Parliament Street
Dublin, Ireland [ print map ]
+353 1 6728087

Mayor: Beermack (2) | Taps: 12 | Bottles: ~100

The Porterhouse (Temple Bar)

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Beer Available At The Porterhouse (Temple Bar) (arranged by most recent)
Camden Town Pale Ale (Unfiltered) , Thornbridge Jaipur X 95, Bertinchamps Brune 61, Eight Degrees Oxymoron 60, Eight Degrees The Full Irish 94, Porterhouse Dublin Pale 40, Porterhouse Chiller 8, Porterhouse Plain Porter 78, Porterhouse Wrasslers XXXX Stout 94, Porterhouse Hop Head 81, Trouble Brewing Equinox SMASH , Porterhouse Oyster Stout 82, Barrelhead Pale Ale 84, Porterhouse Temple Brau 18, Carlow O’Hara’s Irish Stout 78, Porterhouse An Brainblásta (Braonblásta) 69, Porterhouse Hersbrucker 29, Porterhouse Chocolate Truffle Stout 96, Porterhouse Red Ale 47, Dungarvan Black Rock Irish Stout 89
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116 reviews for The Porterhouse (Temple Bar)
 Ambiance  78%
 Service  70%
 Selection  77%
 Food  70%
 Value  71%
 Overall  77%
 Rating  87%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 13/20
Beersiveknown  (123) , Northern Ireland | January 22, 2015
Bustling bar with full range of porterhouse regulars and often one-off plus guests from Ireland/ further afield at reasonable enough prices. Good selection in the fridges from Irish micros too at 5-6euro a bottle. Had food a few years back and still seems like a good range at good value. Friendly and helpful staff. Look out for occasional cask beers
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
Maxbier  (75) Maryland | January 21, 2015
This is the place to go in Dublin for Irish Craft beer. Every tourist has to stop in the first pub they see and have a pint of Guinness; and that is fine. But don’t cheat yourself out of a visit (or ten) to Porterhouse; good food, great craft beer and authentic ambiance.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88  (77) London, England | January 10, 2015
Located towards the end of the Temple Bar area of Dublin, this pub is huge and layered, very much like the London sister pub. Wooden interiors and a multitude of bars scattered around the place, with the usual old bottle showcased around the walls. Beer selection is good and the same as the Porterhouse Central: they stock a large variety of PH beers (around 10 I’d say), including some seasonals like the RIS, the barley wine and the Kolsch. Food menu is the same as the Porterhouse Central’s: varied and extensive enough to have everyone happy, going well beyond the basic burgers and bangers. We had We had some signature burgers that proved extremely tasty. Prices for the burgers are slightly high I’d say at round EUR 12.5. Consideing that it fills you for the night and taking into account central Dublin prices though, that does not sound too bad at all. They do live music 7/7 in this venue, including some seemingly fine Irish folk, so good entertainment during dinner. As for other Porterhouse locations, this is not a place for ticks but it’s very good for decent beer and good food, with the plus of live music.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
MargaBeer  (12) Granollers, Spain | December 4, 2014
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 2/10   OVERALL 12/20
baxterfish  (249) , England | November 9, 2014
Busy and full of tourists. Not a bad place but nothing special. The beers are no where near as good as the brewery thinks they are but certainly preferable to Guinness or Murphys. I think they would benifit from cask conditioning.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
limski  (8) , Northern Ireland | October 20, 2014
Nice atmosphere, busy yet friendly crowd. Tried the Wrassler’s XXXX and my friends sampled a few between them. Everybody was happy! Nearly 20 taps and a wide range of bottled beers. Music is good on the couple of occasions I’ve hung around but staff can be a little slow. Worth a visit.
stephan0057  (33) paris, France | October 17, 2014
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 20/20
JimmyBoy74  (1) Örebro, Sweden | October 5, 2014
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
tomer  (62) Rishon Le Zion, Israel | September 10, 2014
A multi level maze like place with typical woody Irish pub decor, cheerfull atmosphere though the live music is a bit to loud and annoying. The food is good and the beer list is wide and interesting with a big selection of their own brews, service is a little slow. Nice place to spend the evening.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
jorge76  (205) , Italy | August 25, 2014
Visited several times but forget to review it ... Nice interior and very good location in temple bar area .. Not a big fan of their beers but I really love the Wrasslers XXXX Stout ..

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