post-title The pub quiz guide to Dublin

The pub quiz guide to Dublin

The pub quiz guide to Dublin



Who doesn’t enjoy a good pub quiz? A bit of competitiveness, a few pints, and find out which of your mates you actually like.

We’ve got a Publin events guide on the way for you soon, but until then, here’s a guide to the pub quizzes of Dublin.


Against the Grain, Wexford street. Last Monday of every month 8pm.


Smyths, Ranelagh, Monday 9pm, free entry.


The Bowery, Rathmines, Every Monday


Jack Nealons, Capel street, Tuesday 9pm. €2 per person


Porterhouse Central, Nassau street. ‘Beat the intro music quiz’, 9pm.



Woolshed, Parnell street. Tuesday 9.30pm. Free


Generator Smithfield, Wednesday 8pm. Free


The Barbers, Granegegorman. Wednesday 8-10pm. With free pizza


Peadar Browne’s, Clanbrassil street. Wednesday 10.30


McSorleys. Thursday 9.30pm. Free

McSorleys in Ranelagh have a smartphone pub quiz. You download the free app to play in this quiz. It avoids cheating, as speed is the aim of the game.


The Lotts, Liffey street. Thursday 8pm.Free


The Hill, Thursdays


The Back Page, Phibsboro. Friday 9pm.


Hedigans, The Brian Boru in Glasnevin have a quiz on the last Friday of the month.



L. Mulligan Grocer, Stoneybatter. Last Sunday of the the month 8pm. 


McGowans, Phibsboro. Sunday at 8pm. Tables of 2-6 people. Free Entry. Prizes after every round and a bar tab of €50 for the winners.


MVP, Clanbrassil street. No set date, but regular enough. ‘Lou’s pub quiz.


There are often once off pub quizzes happening and these will be covered in our upcoming events listings. If you know any more quizzes that should be on this list, please comment below or email us at