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The Brazen Head

20 Bridge Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 677 9549
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Bridge Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed today

We visited on a Saturday afternoon. It wasn't very busy and we easily found an empty but uncleared table on the patio. As soon as we sat down, a server came over and cleared some of the dirty dishes and glasses but he did not...More

Thank kendall68
Reviewed today

Supposedly the oldest pub in Dublin, I'm sure that the door that we sat beside was an original dating back to the 1300's. The food was very good, the service was fast and friendly and the place was very busy. It is an old style...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed today

When we entered it was like stepping back in time ..... the oldest pub in Dublin. Asbyou walk in it’s like a cobbled street with a lamppost with signs for other cities - nice touch. You come across doorways to different bars and seating areas...More

Thank LondonDoDo007
Reviewed today via mobile

First meal we had in Ireland and was not disappointed! Bartender was quick to hand out menus and service drinks. Had fish & chips, seafood chowder as well as the Brie sandwich. All very good. Arrived before the crowd and crowded it got!

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed today via mobile

The oldest pub in Ireland !so very friendly and unique,authentic Irish food great vibe super selection of whisky!Be sure to try the whisky of the day .Bar staff busy but so very friendly.

Thank rickcardo
Reviewed yesterday

Popped in as we were staying around d the corner and had just landed in Dublin. Managed to get a table for 2 and the service from the waiter was good. We ordered the fish and chips but weren't very impressed. The batter was very...More

Thank Jayne N
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our tour guide from the Viking tour mentioned this was the oldest pub in Dublin so we thought we’d check it out. A bus full of tourists had just arrived and only a few locals here. It was a cool place to visit for a...More

Thank Bobby S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here after a visit to the Guinness Brewery. It is within walking distance. We went on a Friday evening and the place was very busy. We managed to find a table for four but only because some kind strangers who were a party...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Oldest pub in Dublin! Wonderful place with incredible live music. This was the perfect place to celebrate my birthday :)

Thank naomiclaremullins
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On our city ealk about, we ended up in front of The Brazen Head. We had thought earlier in our planning stages, that we would be able to attend the dinner and a show in the evening time but time did not allow. So lunch...More

Thank Fionnuala W
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Jennifer C
12 October 2018|
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Response from AlwaysPlanning-TRIP | Reviewed this property |
They accepted credit cards.
16 March 2018|
Response from hoosier63 | Reviewed this property |
We been to been so many places...But I think if you go early like 5:30 PM and then the later show is around nine or 9:30 PM. You have to make reservations for the storytelling/dinner You need to let them know in advance. The... More
29 January 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 12:30 am
10:30 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Bridge Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 677 9549
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Dating back to 1198, The Brazen Head is officially Ireland's oldest pub.
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