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Bad Bobs Temple Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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BAD BOBS is one of Dublin's hot-spots for great bar food, cocktails & cold Beer. Serving up all 7 days a week. Bad Bobs also has a great late night scene with fantastic Live Music, Dj's with Saxophonist and dancing across 4 funky floors in the heart of the city. Come find us on Facebook & Twitter!
US$7 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, Grill, Pub, Gastropub
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice bar scene, but it was so full of tourists, that I kind of was annoying given that it was so packed. I think this happened because a pub crawl or something stops by this place and pushes everybody to the bar at once with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MoeRoddy
Reviewed 3 days ago

We reserved an area for 18 people for my 30th birthday and had the best time at Bad Bobs!! The music was amazing and the staff were so friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend a visit to Bad Bobs if you are in Dublin...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kim l
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited here on off chance just for one drink. Thanks to Nokie behind the bar we ended up staying for cocktails, Guinness and more!! Fast forward 6 hours later we were still there. Very warm welcome and friendly staff. Love it thank you for making...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sousehouse
Reviewed 5 days ago

During our recent visit my friends and I visited a lot of bars in Dublin and what felt like most in the Temple bar area. A lot of them were fun and enjoyable but Bad Bobs was by far the best we visited. The venue...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BillyLondon13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived in Dublin for the weekend end and headed straight to the Temple Bar area and found this lovely bar. Their bangers and mash were as on point as their service. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank thecoloradotraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing live singer made my experience in this pub excelent. Great venue to drink beers and eat local food.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ppa10
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped in Bad Bob's for a quick lunch while exploring downtown Dublin. Attractive from the outside, the pub is warm and inviting on the inside. My wife had shrimp and I had a chicken salad - both were very good but...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LightFighter
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a hen do - there were 13 of us and we had dinner and drinks. It was a really nice atmosphere and didn't feel touristy. The food was good, live music was great and staff were lovely. One of the highlights...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lauraw183
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff; good choice of beers; immaculately clean toilets; good crowd; musicians play as well.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank aldosda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We heard Dublin was very expensive for drinks but this place had a great menu for mocktails and cocktails, very good value. The Guinness was fab too and cheaper compared to other bars. The live music was brilliant, very enjoyable and lovely atmosphere. The male...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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15 January 2019|
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Response from Biscuitbeth1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we went on a Saturday and there were various live music acts on. Didn’t see any Irish dancers though.
26 September 2018|
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Response from ischneidermd | Reviewed this property |
Although thursday is a main "eat-out" evening, I would book a table. Going early, about 6PM helps but I would advise to book. We had the ctch of the day and a veggie burger, both excellent, and off course a Guiness
6 August 2018|
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Response from GinNTonicEdinburgh | Reviewed this property |
Yes great place to go very welcoming to hen party’s We did cocktail making class and food extreamly impressed with both Great atmosphere very busy late on
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