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Good mid week live music

Stopped by as this was one of a surprisingly few bars in Temple Bar with live music at 7pm on a... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Bit of Irish live music - fantastic

After walking past looking for somewhere to go I was drawn to the friendly atmosphere, live music... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Ledbury, United Kingdom
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21 Sep 2018
“Friendly place with great live music”
8 Apr 2018
“The Craic”
Free stand up comedy show with Irish and international acts, every Thursday and Sunday night, from 9pm till 11pm, upstairs at the Bad Ass Cafe, Temple Bar Square.
9-11 Crown Alley | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 675 3005
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Reviewed 15 July 2014

It is a comfortable, relaxed gathering of like minded people who love to laugh and enjoy a good joke. It isn't very expensive and it is a lot of fun. I have attended the comedy nights several times and each experience is different and memorable....More

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Went on a saturday night. What really made the stay here really enjoyable was the music. Mainly hits of today. The thing is that is was live! 2 extremely talented guys with an amazing repertoir! Nice bar with good selection of drinks. Lots of people...More

Thank Are F
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant atmosphere, great guitar singers, would go back any day. Central location in a side street in temple bar 👍

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Stopped by as this was one of a surprisingly few bars in Temple Bar with live music at 7pm on a Wednesday. I didn't even realise it was also a comedy club until I saw the listing here on TA. There are also two tv's...More

Thank sge31
Reviewed 27 April 2017

After walking past looking for somewhere to go I was drawn to the friendly atmosphere, live music and general buzz of the place. Standing room only is always a good endorsement. Check it out all fellow travellers

Thank NikkiS154
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Lot of beers to choose from, but no Kilkenny! Grrrr. It wasn't too crowded, which was nice. Live music was nice. No comedy though...unfortunately. Wines are from a tap.

Thank Peteruga
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This was a great evening with lots of different stand ups. Be prepared to get included in the banter which is part of the fun. Most were really funny. A couple weren't but it felt they were been given a break which was good. Good...More

Thank JAMcKimm
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Came here around the Christmas weekend and this was me and my girlfriends favourite bar out of the lot of them, drinks weren't overly expensive but the singers they had their were brilliant.

Thank Josaints19
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

An amazing singer, good company, friendly staff and reasonable prices. I would definitely visit again. Maybe tomorrow :)

Thank GrandmasterZ
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Stopped for a lunchtime drink after walking the streets of Dublin. It's in a very busy place and we were quite enjoying our much-earned liquid refreshments when the waiter came over to ask if we had finished yet because there were other people waiting. Even...More

Thank zany_janey
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Don't know anything about them being a comedy cafe, as we had a very enjoyable lunch at their cafe in the crowded, touristy Temple Bar area. Good food, good drink, good service, great people-watching location.

Thank cowmeadow
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