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The Blue Light Pub

Barnacullia, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 216 0487
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One of the best views in Dublin. A local taxi man in Tallaght told us about this pub and said its a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Maccers2015
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Trim, Ireland
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The Blue!.....

What can you say about the Blue Light. Whether it's warm sunny days overlooking Dublin or cosy... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
frequentflyerdude
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Dublin, Ireland
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  • Average1%
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Barnacullia, Dublin, Ireland
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+353 1 216 0487
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the best views in Dublin. A local taxi man in Tallaght told us about this pub and said its a very local pub. Johnnie Foxs the famous pub in the mountains is 20 mins away but The Blue Light feels way less touristy...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can you say about the Blue Light. Whether it's warm sunny days overlooking Dublin or cosy winter nights, with creamy pints, it has it all. Definitely one to put on your list. As a Dub., I've been popping up to "The Blue" for many...More

Thank frequentflyerdude
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

It is unusual to find a country pub that welcome visitors so thoroughly that you feel like you've made new friends. The musicians just show up and join in. I played piano for a bit (though the piano could use some tuning). The beer is...More

Thank Beth R
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This pub has been in the same family for generations and is very special. It is nestled in the foothills of the Dublin Mountains, (just 4 mins drive off the M50 ring road motorway at the turn off for "Stepaside"). Excellent very local pub, the...More

2  Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic night in the Blue Night to celebrate ๐ŸŽ‰ staff friendly nothing a problem great party family and friends enjoyed local musicians who played all night ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿฟ Thanks Pat Clodagh and all the crew ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ great view also

Thank Craziechrissie
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

And fun people as well. Lots of little rooms as well as the bar so you can find a good spot for some great conversation.

Thank kadct
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

So just been turned away from the The Blue Light Pub with the pugs...firstly my partner was told the customers might not like the dogs (despite the fact we checked with the people next to us) and were invited to sit an empty cold room...More

7  Thank sugarnspice101
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Went for Saturday afternoon pints with a group of friends after a walk in Ticknock woods nearby. A little out of the way and a taxi to get back to town but so worth it. Friendly staff and fun crowd good mix of people. Interior...More

1  Thank whittersDublin
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Quaint Irish pub with lots of atmosphere. Great views over Dublin. Toilets look as if they have not been cleaned in week

Thank GerryMotherwell
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

This pub was so authentic with people who just come to play their music in a non official way. There are no speakers set up, just a circle with people playing music. All the locals go here so you know it is good. The Guinness...More

1  Thank Kristen D
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brownlarry9
4 January 2017|
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Response from Bruno B | Reviewed this property |
get the green line (luas) up to gleincairn station and get a tazi from there. Is going to be a lot cheaper.
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