As the beloved home of Guinness, Dublin is known for its pub culture, and no visit to the city is complete without a stop for a pint and some live music. There are nearly 800 pubs in Dublin, as well as an ever-growing number of trendy cocktail bars with modern menus. Whether you’re looking for a classic neighborhood favorite that’s steeped in tradition or a see-and-be-seen hotspot, our current short list of the best pubs in Dublin will point you in the right direction.
Iconic Pubs for a Pint in Dublin
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Trendy Bars for a Cocktail in Dublin
- By St. Stephen’s Green: Peruke & Periwig
- In Temple Bar: Vintage Cocktail Club
- On Harcourt Street: Sophie’s
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