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O'Shea's Merchant

) #259 of 2,076 Restaurants in Dublin ££ - £££ Irish, ,
12 Bridge Street Lower, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 679 3797
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb stew” (18 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
12 Bridge Street Lower, Dublin, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Walked a little bit further out of the main centre but glad we did. Gorgeous old Dublin pub. We went for lunch and both had the fresh and smoked fish chowder with Guinness bread - oh my life - yum.. Nice thick chowder, loads of...More

Thank alison b
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Full Irish breakfast was outstanding. The black pudding was great, as was the white pudding that I have never tasted before. The service from the staff was great. The lady was friendly and had a great attitude. Highly recommended!!

Thank NZ_Rick_n_Kay
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We wanted a bar that was off the beaten path. We had a great time. Bartenders were great and wonderful time meeting the locals. The fish and chips and Smithwicks were fabulous.

Thank Janet U
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Our accommodation was next to this pub and it was the first one to visit in our stay in Dublin. The prices are amazing compared with any other pub in Dublin we visited, like 10€-15€ less per person for the same dishes. The service is...More

Thank Elisa M
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We were walking back after a tour of kilmainham Gaol and stopped for lunch at this pub. Prompt friendly service with good choices for lunch . Steak sandwich and fish and chips were both well seasoned and piping hot .

Thank tigers81
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing food sorted 6 hungover lads and the service from Debbie was great! Place was clean and friendly

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I visited this restaurant twice during my stay, and I still wish I could've come back a third time. I had the fresh and smoked fish chowder on my first visit, which was phenomenal. My server was absolutely delightful and quick! I came back again...More

Thank Dana G
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Crowded in the evening, live traditional music, irish food, location is old and has a nice atmosphere. We felt good, nice experience.

Thank Ovidiu P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Never actually ate here because they were rude from the moment we walked into the place! They had a large party coming in an hour after and we were told this by two different servers. We sat for 10 minutes without a single person coming...More

Thank Jilbear
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I visited O'shea's on a late Tuesday night expecting it to be quiet but they had a school visiting and having dinner there. The waitress was very sweet and was doing a great job of helping the 30 some kids as well as myself. She...More

Thank JordanGingerich
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Bridge Street Lower, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 3797
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