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Oliver St. John Gogarty's Pub

#14 of 284 Nightlife in Dublin
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Neighbourhood: South City Centre
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Address: 58 / 59 Fleet Street | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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+353 1 671 1822
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Dublin Traditional Irish Music Pub Crawl
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Vibrant and convivial

Excellent live music makes this a lively and vibrant drinking hole to head for next time you're in the Temple Bar area. Good food too, and incredibly friendly staff.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Compared to some of the smaller, more traditional bars, this place get a bit phoney - too big, and with amplified music. Quite a good atmosphere, though

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

During our stay we called in here every day, always got live Irish music, a very friendly pub, someone will always speak to you.the food they serve us very good value for the middle of temple bar. A sirloin steak for 13 euros. They do have more than the ground floor bar , an upstairs bar and a restaurant on... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent live music makes this a lively and vibrant drinking hole to head for next time you're in the Temple Bar area. Good food too, and incredibly friendly staff.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a pleasant lunch here. Well prepared Irish mussels and a pint of Guiness. I paid 15€. Not exactly cheap but a fair price considering the decoration, the location, atmosphere, the food, and the live Irish music. Would definitely return and recommend.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A nice bid pub, located in the center of Temple Bar, live Irish music every night, nice food and good atmosphere.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Came looking for something to eat on a Sunday afternoon. Surprised how good the food was with good traditional music in the background. Very busy but staff manage to keep on top of things

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Top evening in this place! very packed and great atmosphere to witness, food looked nice also. typical old Irish pub, must see.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice live music and great fish and chips! Atmosphere could be better but it's not bad. The main thing is that there are three levels and they all offer different things but it's NBD.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a couple of afternoons here and what a great time we had. The atmosphere in what was a packed Monday afternoon was electric and as the Guinness flowed the day got better. Two old fellers were playing their guitars and singing Irish folk songs getting everyone singing along what a great place to be.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good time can be had here. A little on the pricey side but the musicians (even on a Wednesday night) were great!

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