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President's Bar

#1,784 of 2,069 Restaurants in Dublin}
££ - £££,
Merrion Street Lower | O'Callaghan Davenport Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible26%
6 Feb 2017
“Lovely place to rest and revive yourself”
24 May 2017
“A less than satisfying experience”
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Bar, Pub
££ - £££
Merrion Street Lower | O'Callaghan Davenport Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I was gobsmacked by the experience in this city hotel bar Started off OK with our first round of drinks, with the 2nd round a little more difficult in terms of getting a member of the floor staff to serve us. Eventually the female who...More

Thank Peregrini
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Tasty snacks ...peaceful and confortable environment to enjoy being waited on after exploring Dublin!

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The staff in the bar have a horrible attitude to their job. It gives one the impression when you ask them for a drink you are asking them for a kidney - strange place , strange people. We won't be returning. I know the place...More

Thank lucia120
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We were there between Christmas and New Years. We were waited on by a wonderful girl named Magda. She made us feel like family and we looked forward to seeing her after a long day of touring the city. She is a credit to the...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015

Fantastic food. I was not expecting much, being that it was a hotel bar and restaurant. But really, the food was much better than average and certainly very, very convenient if you are staying in the hotel

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This bar had a wait staff, so I was very disappointed when it took about 10 minutes for someone to come take my order. The bar was empty save 2 other tables, so there was no reason for the wait. I went to the bar...More

2  Thank Kate D
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Quiet, dark paneling type of bar. Very spacious and some tables by the windows overlooking the street. Has a good variety of food and drinks. Service is friendly and attentive. We were too tired to go out one night and stopped in for the potato...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Nothing to dislike. This is just a very pleasant and comfortable bar. You'll see why it's called the presidents bar when you go in. Try it - you'll like it.

Thank hooglemeister
Reviewed 31 December 2014

The hotel lacks an open dining room so lunch and dinner are served here in the bar. We found the food to be very good, and the service was excellent. Varied menu for dinner but because it was designed as a bar, it is not...More

Thank GringoDave47
Reviewed 20 October 2014

The most striking thing about the Presidents Bar is that its in need of an update, both the menu and the decor, particularly the ceiling. I also hate those false little battery powered flickering candles! I had oysters to start that were quite nice. I...More

Thank thompsonsbill
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Bar, Pub
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Waitstaff, Seating
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  • Address: Merrion Street Lower | O'Callaghan Davenport Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
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