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The George Bar

Closed Now: 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Open today: 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Great Atmosphere for all

Been to the George multiple times over the years and had great fun. The music and entertainment is... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Sean B
County Wicklow, Ireland
Good night out

Went for Dublin pride on the Friday it was busy but bar staff were very good and it wasn’t too... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
James M
via mobile
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“gay bar”(21 reviews)
“bar staff”(9 reviews)
“mixed crowd”(4 reviews)
The George is not just any bar or any gay bar. It is the first port of call for young gay people in Ireland, it is the venue where gay and straight people mix together and where international visitors stop to check out the gay scene in Ireland. The...more
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89 South Great George's Street, Dublin D02 R220, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 671 3298
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband go here about 3 or 4 times a year and it is one of the best bars to meet new friends and the best bar staff ever time we go Brett is working and he is a lovely guy and so...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been visiting the George many times over the years and can truly say all the staff are lovely and it’s a real community feel. I always have a nose what people are saying on TripAdvisor about this and other gay venues in Dublin but...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have recently visited Dublin and wanted to see famous The George Bar. On the first night we had really good time however following day there was different stuff member serving us. Brett was really rude charging us different price than we have been paying...More

Thank 2017Jpg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was there on a Sunday for the drag show and bingo...very funny, jam packed , great ambiance...no more or less than any other gay mixed bar. Worth detour.

Thank DavidJMarcel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been twice when visiting Dublin, once late in the evening with a friend and once alone in the early evening, both times it was great with good music and a friendly atmosphere. Drinks aren’t cheap but that’s normal for capital cities.

Thank feralglow
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Been to the George multiple times over the years and had great fun. The music and entertainment is always great, prob one of the best places in Dublin for drinks and boogie.

Thank Sean B
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Large, pretty, clean, friendly people, really good music. Great fun - highly recommended, for gays and for all party lovers.

Thank DorB78
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went for Dublin pride on the Friday it was busy but bar staff were very good and it wasn’t too packed.. had a good night the music is always decent!

Thank James M
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went to the George on a Monday night and had a great time. The drag show was amazing (awesome to see both drag kings and queens) and the crowd were really welcoming. It was buzzing, especially for a Monday! It was...More

Thank emma k
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times with gay and straight friends and it's always a great night. I have never had or seen any hassle in the place. Friendly staff and I can't understand the bad reviews for door staff because I have always found...More

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23 March 2018|
Response from emma k | Reviewed this property |
Hi 😀 I found the prices pretty reasonable
22 March 2018|
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Response from Alan P | Reviewed this property |
18 is entry to most pubs clubs but security staff can refuse entry if you are not over 21 or 23.go early to the George no ques easier to get in,and don't be under influence of to much alcohol,I'm older than that but still I... More
Virginia C
4 January 2017|
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Response from Séan M | Property representative |
Hi Virginia....yes you can! it's free too :)