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John Fallon's "The Capstan Bar"

129 The Coombe, Dublin D08, Ireland
+353 1 454 2801
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Nice little pub!

Liked the place, the atmosphere. Small little pub but nice to stay in. Good beer, nice bartender. :)

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Charlotte L
Great pub, great staff and great beer

A hidden gem! If you are visiting at Patricia cathedral drop in for a pint of Guinness and a... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
MickBrennan2014
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Dublin, Ireland
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129 The Coombe, Dublin D08, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Liked the place, the atmosphere. Small little pub but nice to stay in. Good beer, nice bartender. :)

Thank Charlotte L
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem! If you are visiting at Patricia cathedral drop in for a pint of Guinness and a toasted ham and cheese sambo! Brill place

Thank MickBrennan2014
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We have been told to leave because we are too many(12ppl).Quiet group all barr staff.Wouldn't reccomed especially there are many Irish Pubs around that are known for tbeir Irish Hospitality.AVOID

1  Thank Ionut P
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great staff, great Guinness and a lot of stories to be told by the bar staff. Very close to Guinness brewery and st Patrick’s cathedral

Thank MickBrennan2014
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Stopped in for a pint after the Teeling Whiskey Distillery tour. Great "old guy" pub, cozy and great for conversation.

Thank David N
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This pub is close to where we are staying. We were too tired to venture far so we went to John Fallons. The place was packed as any good neighborhood pub should be. The bartender found us space at a table without our having to...More

Thank Tokyosea
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Great bar for a few social drinks, small but well worth a visit and it us the best Guinness in Dublin!

Thank MickBrennan2014
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Stopped for a pint on the recommendation of friends. It's a local place, not a tourist trap. Nice to sit for a while and enjoy the atmosphere of what is certainly a favorite watering hole for nearby residents.

Thank ToujoursProvence
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

My friends and I were staying down the street from this pub while in Dublin. Though nothing fancy, it is what I imagine a true neighborhood pub for locals. The bartender was good, there good variety of whiskey and beer (they had some experimental guinness...More

Thank brandonchulee
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

In the St. Patrick's Cathedral area and wanted a drink, we spotted a bar on the corner and wondered in WOW It was like stepping into another world, into what we had imagined as a traditional and authentic Irish public house with lots of original...More

Thank les h
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