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Capitol Lounge

Closed Now: 14:00 - 15:00
Open today: 14:00 - 15:00
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Very pleasant place to spend your evening

Plenty of seats both downstairs and upstairs Toilets on both levels Bars on both levels Cocktails... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Paula S
Cheap cocktails in the city centre

A huge bar that has an extensive cocktail list, all very reasonable priced. Most cocktails are... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Coventry, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible51%
13 Sep 2018
“Quick Drink”
3 Sep 2018
“Lacks atmosphere”
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Hours Today: 14:00 - 15:00
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1 Aungier st,dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 475 7166
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I see a lot of negative reviews regarding this place. I've always had a good experience over the years of going there on and off. Music is good. Lovely place day or night. Cocktails super cheap. There is definitely alcohol in them. I know cos...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank tracg2014
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Plenty of seats both downstairs and upstairs Toilets on both levels Bars on both levels Cocktails of decent quality - they match the price you pay. The prices vary from around €6-€8 per cocktail Promotions on drinks throughout the week such as: Two for one...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Paula S
Reviewed 21 March 2018

A huge bar that has an extensive cocktail list, all very reasonable priced. Most cocktails are around £6. It may not have the normal 'class' of a cocktail bar (cocktails aren't served in the normal glass you would expect them to be), but you get...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank cb1195
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I used to regularly attend capitol as the music is good and there always seems to be a good atmosphere, from what I can remember. It's been a while since I've actually been, but attempted a few times. Myself and 2 other lads tried to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Tried to go here with my friend, my mum and her friend after dinner. They refused us entry for no reason what so ever(we were not drunk or disorderly), even though we had asked for a reason... as we were taking to one of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

I live in Dublin. Dublin city is beautiful and there are amazing pubs in town and this is definitely not one. Getting into this pub is like going through hell. Door men are at most racists, rude and abnoxious. Even if you get through its...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ravi K
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Normally I'm in Dublin once a month due to visit my Irish son! Been in dozens and dozens of pubs/ bars and clubs and never ever any of the places ive been denied me entrance until last Friday! We went to this pub around 12.30...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank mr866
Reviewed 11 December 2017

This bar proclaims itself as a late bar, and by goodness it is! We came in after 1am and the place was doing a good trade. This was 1am on a school day too! We left after 3am and there were still hardy souls continuing....More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank collavfc
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Haven't not been out in Dublin City for many years, we ventured out for a Christmas Night. First impressions were good, it was packed, but the music was good and a good atmosphere. Unfortunately when my friend ordered a Vodka and Ballygowan she received a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
4  Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

There is no Gin in the cocktail. There is No alcohol in any mix. You cant sell this. You wont get drunk thats for sure...

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank W d
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