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Old Stand

$$ - $$$
South City Centre
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
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37 Exchequer St., Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 677 0823
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Today
11:00 - 00:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:30
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161 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Old Stand always feels like an old Dublin pub. Its near work for me and we often go for Friday pints after work. It gets mad busy at weekends but the staff know what they are doing. The pub grub is also good. I love the atmosphere here

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Thank Stanislaw M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Ireland staying with friends and popped into the old stand for drinks and food. We were greeted and served by a really helpful friendly waitor called Cathal, he made us feel so welcomed and like nothing was a problem. The food was of good standard and although it was really busy the food was brought to us... More 

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Thank jarmanward
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My dad, sister and me went to have a bit of lunch. We asked the waiter a question about the menu and we got a rude/smart reply. I then attempted another question and he was still rude. I asked was there a bun on the burger for my dad. His reply was this is not mc donalds...... The menu stated... More 

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Thank Carmel O
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just called in for a Guinness, one of the best Guinness we have had in Dublin did not have time to eat but the quality and selection looked great Well worth a visit

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Thank david s
London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a freezing day and decided to come in here for lunch. Ordered the fishcakes and they were a treat! Hit the spot and warmed me up. Very friendly bar staff. Tip: breathe in if you want to get into the loo cubicles!

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Thank Joanne N
Dublin
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Superb pub with and excellent owner and staff. They will give you a Newspaper if one is on their own

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Thank mkmd
Dublin, Ireland
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The old stand is one of those pubs that you always feel welcome in. It's never overrun with tourists and it's just so nice to relax in. I've visited many times and will definitely return.

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Thank Murt52
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We had a quick meal at the Old Stand. Nice food, great looking place! The burger and the lamb were great!

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Thank Freek B
Tucson, Arizona
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had lunch and a pint at this great old pub 2 days in a row while visiting Dublin. A great respite after walking around the town. Super friendly service & enjoyed some traditional meals - bangers and mash, fish cakes, beef pie.

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Thank C T
Dublin, Ireland
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157 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 459 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was our first visit to this pub. We only had drinks here and while the prices are quite high, the service and atmosphere made up for it. There was a lovely ambience and even though it was fairly busy, service wasn't affected. The Irish Coffees were excellent probably the best that we've had in a while. Definitely somewhere we'll... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 00:30
Friday
11:00 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Exchequer St., Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 677 0823

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?