The Temple Bar | Dublin,
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The Temple Bar
Above Average based on 28 ratings
Type: Bar

Dublin 2, 47/48 Temple Bar
Dublin, Ireland [ print map ]
353 1 672 5286

Hours: 10:30am to 1 or 2 am

Mayor: Baramba (1) |

The Temple Bar

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Beer Available At The Temple Bar (arranged by most recent)
Beamish Irish Stout 83, Kilkenny Shirley’s Irish Stout , Carrig Pilsener , Carrig Pipers Pale Ale , Carrig Poachers Pale Ale 43, Carlow O’Hara’s Irish Pale Ale 65, Trouble Brewing Sabotage IPA 47, Dungarvan Black Rock Irish Stout 88, Budweiser Budvar B:Original (Czechvar) 12° 55
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28 reviews for The Temple Bar
 Ambiance  76%
 Service  64%
 Selection  45%
 Food  68%
 Value  54%
 Overall  61%
 Rating  62%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE 2/10   OVERALL 10/20
Bierkrug  (312) , | March 11, 2013
Well an icon bar in the city a must stop but there are much better that is for sure. Old dirty and a dive but that is not really bad. a tourist trap but well you are in Dublin.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 12/20
McTapps  (171) Ruhrcity, Germany | February 16, 2013
The Temple Bar is one of THE bars in the Temple Bar-"district". Therefore it is very touristy and crowded during the weekends, but when you get the chance, go there during the week for a visit. The interior is really cozy and comfy with warm earth tones and dark furniture. Beer selection is average, but it is more about the flair being there. Nice spot but some downpoints because of all the tourists.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick  (783) Columbus, Ohio | January 1, 2013
(Visited 11/2012): The Temple Bar is located in the touristy Temple Bar area on Temple Bar. Temple Bar!

Inside is a cozy front bar. Dark wood and red color motif, with lots of framed art and photos on the walls.

The beer selection is pretty average. Guinness, Smithwick’s, Carrig and other Irish beers along those lines primarily.

Service at the bar is pretty good considering the constant crowds.

We did not have any food on our visit.

All in all this place isn’t really worth visiting just for the beer, but between the atmosphere and regular live music they put on it may be worth checking out for Dublin visitors.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 12/20
dexcansino  (17) Andalucía, Spain | November 18, 2012
Es uno de los pubs más famosos de Dublín. La mayoría de los clientes son turistas. La variedad de cervezas es escasa. Pero siempre está lleno y puedes escuchar música tradicional irlandesa en directo.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 16/20
McWorta  (119) , Luxembourg | August 23, 2012
Touristy in general, though sunday around noon when most tourists are still abating their hangovers you get some nice wee bands jamming away. Ok also touristy but with way less tourists around... so nice with a soothing good pint. During packed times beer can be not spot on. Prices again touristy. Service is ok.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 11/20
idedek  (14) | June 5, 2012
do not go here on a weekend. it is filled with people on stag or hen do’s. It’s a bar in a touristy area.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 4/10   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 6/20
Daddybeer  (4) Rotterdam, Netherlands | May 11, 2012
Famous bar, so I had to visit it while I was in Dublin. And though there’s a nice atmosphere, it’s nothing really special. The place is packed every night, so a quiet conversation or getting a beer is hard to do. Great to tell I’ve been here. But, been there, done that. Temple bar? Check! If I will ever go to Dublin again, I would try to find the real Irish pubs. This is a tourist pub, which resembles to most of the European pubs.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
braatnes  (11) Sarpsborg, Norway | March 13, 2012
A great atmosphere in this joint. Not the best selection of beer, but when it comes to whisky its pure awesomeness.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 13/20
Mathieu87  (179) Ganshoren, Belgium | March 6, 2012
This is a place to go out at night. Not to taste beers, but to have fun and enjoy yourself. Great atmosphere with a live band playing Molly Malone :p
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
gopherfan99  (85) , Croatia | November 5, 2011
Dispite the crowd, it was a nice place to grab a beer and listen to some local musicians. It’s not really a place to hang out all night at though.

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