The Sackville Lounge is closing

  Our friends over at the Come Here To Me blog have reported this morning that, after talking to the bar staff in The Sackville Lounge off O’Connell Street, they can confirm that the Sackville is closing it’s doors very soon. Ciarán has done a good job talking about some of the history and memories […]

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Video: Quick Look: JK Stoutman’s

  We take a very quick look around JK Stoutman’s on James’ Street as a place for throwing a big party. There’s loads of seating and standing room, a big screen, a pool table, and very reasonably priced drinks. Maybe a good spot for a gig or a pub quiz.  

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Keith from ‘The Office’ is hosting an Office pub quiz in Dublin.

  The TV show themed pub quiz has become rather popular in Dublin over the last while. There’s been quizzes relating to The Simpsons, Arrested Development, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Father Ted, and other comedy shows that seem to inspire fanatical devotion. Now it’s the turn of ‘The Office’, but this one has a […]

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From the archives: A female publican in 1900

  Women publicans are still rare enough in this day and age, never mind in 1900. At that time the pub was mostly the preserve of men, both in terms of ownership and patronage. Perusing the Licensed Vintners Association archives last year we came across one document that stood out from all else. It started […]

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Superbowl parties in Dublin pubs 2017

    IMPORTANT: You should read this notice from The Woolshed on their facebook page about why they can’t stay open for the whole game tonight. We’re trying to find out if other pubs have been contacted. LINK. The Superbowl and American Football in general has seen a huge surge in popularity over the last […]

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There’s a mini beer festival coming to Capel Street

  The mini craft beer festival at the beginning of the year is becoming a bit of a tradition in The Beerhouse on Capel Street. For most of the year they have an excellent selection of Irish and international craft beers, and a very good revolving selection of rotation beers. During the festival they get […]

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Wood fired pizza comes to The Living Room

  A few years ago pubs had just started to offer snacks beyond the humble (yet much revered) toastie. This came in the form of the frozen pizza, cooked in a small counter top oven. Since then, we’ve moved on a bit. Welcome as those €10 pizza and pint deals were to those who were […]

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Artwork in The Dame Tavern.

  There’s a lovely photo hanging inside Dame Tavern depicting an average night in the pub. It’s great when the artwork reflects the patronage. It’s a small pub that inspires affection and return business from a loyal and expanding base of customers.

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Pub jobs in Dublin. 19th Jan 2017

  Here’s all the latest jobs in Dublin pubs for January 2017. Where possible, we’ve included what email address to apply to and the date that it was last posted.   Full and part time jobs available in The Boars Head, Capel Street. Drop in with a CV. (1st Jan) The Ivy Are looking for […]

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