The following is an extract from the book ‘Have ye no homes to go to? The history of the Irish pub’ by Kevin Martin. Dunlop recounted the ‘ludicrous tradition’ prevalent among butchers in Dublin called ‘whipping the herring’. On the last Saturday of Lent, one of their number dresses in sheepskin, to […]read more
Dublin Pubs Open For Food and Drink in December (and take away drinks)
From Friday 4th of December some of Dublin's pubs will be allowed to open for food and drinks.
Dublin pubs open with limited outdoor capacity
The new 'Palazzo' at the front of The Palace on Fleet Street A number of Dublin pubs are remaini
Outdoor space and lots of it. There's a Baggot Street Bar with many qualities that you may have overlooked.
As patrons are increasingly desiring to sit outside and have a drink, every publican with a tin
The Snugification of Dublin Pubs. Born of necessity, but a welcome addition.
The humble snug. An oft sought-after part of a pub, a nook with some privacy, and preferential
Vodka and Stout: Soviet Spies In Dublin Pubs.
Dublin, Ireland may not have ranked high in the cities of the world involved in Cold War intrigue p