JJ Smyth’s is a family owned bar in the center of Dublin city. Home to many a musician, Jazz and Blues alike. It started off as a family owned grocery and public house back in the 1730’s, it has changed throughout the years and now you can hear live Jazz and Blues sounds of the city from within it’s doors.
JJ’s became one of the cities oldest continuous licenses, which has remained on precisely the same site since the 1730’s and was the birthplace of the famous Irish poet and playwright Thomas Moore in May 1779.
JJ’s has live Blues and Jazz music six nights of the week. this is where many a musician got their start and where many of the top names continue to play.