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Johnnie Fox's Pub

Ballybetagh Road, Glencullen D18 X635, Ireland
+353 1 295 5647
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (70 reviews)
“mussels” (86 reviews)
“seafood” (71 reviews)
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European, Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ballybetagh Road, Glencullen D18 X635, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Johnnie Foxs is a pub that survives solely on a tourist trade, and a reputation from days gone by. The food is substandard, and the staff looked bored. They know the tourists won't be back, so they don't even try. As I person that lives...More

Thank garybarrettphoto
Reviewed 4 days ago

Not sure how many times I've reviewed Johnnie Fox's but I hope people won't start thinking that I'm getting paid. Unless I start getting paid - then I won't care ;) So this time we brought a bunch of unsuspecting Americans that we met the...More

Thank travelbonkers44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend!!! My friend and I visit the pub at the end of February. The place is usually overcrowded, but there are plenty of rooms to find your spot. Though it was full of people, the service was fast and really kind. We had Angus...More

Thank Ildikó O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, food and all in it Beautifull and oryginal place to go for food or drinks or to listem good band with live music!!

Thank Agnieszka P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited based on our Irish friend's recommendation. The drive up was eventful with narrow winding street. We were certainly welcomed and made to feel comfortable even though the entire establishment was watching the finals of a football game. We didn't anticipate our food and...More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heard about this place for years but hadn't been. Loved it! The highest pub in Dublin. It's full of every nationality and buzzing. Loved it from the entrance and memorabilia outside to all the antiquities inside. The home made brown bread on sale on the...More

Thank Mairead W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good lunch especially lamb. Really cool signs and stuff everywhere you look. Friendly staff.This is a really old pub. Worth visiting.

Thank Laurelaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the drive out if Dublin. Great pub fare. Best Irish coffees in Ireland! They do party nights too-not been but I'm sure would be great. Super buzz about the place - lots of junk hanging on the ceiling etc for the Americans. But lots...More

Thank IrishBlerzo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stumbled upon Johnnies when we found ourselves arriving late to our b&b in Enniskerry with very little options. We made the 15 minute drive to Johnnies based on a google search of nearby food and we were excellently surprised by Johnnie...More

Thank Clint M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for an amazing night! The band, dancers and meal were brilliant and a special mention to our waitress/server Sinead! You made our visit just perfect! Make sure you look us up and visit to Inverness soon! 😁

1  Thank Tina M
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7 June 2017|
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Response from JohnnieFoxsPub | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for leaving a message on TA for us, sorry for the delay in replying but this is usually looked at weekly. Please do feel free to contact anytime for immediate reply by email info at jfp ie - in relation... More
Stephen K
18 February 2017|
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Response from JohnnieFoxsPub | Property representative |
Hi Stephen - sorry for the late reply hope we catch you in time.....Reservation is always a good idea, Gee_Cee above gave all the times perfectly and they are also on our website and yes we have entertainment nightly as well... More
Stephen K
18 February 2017|
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Response from Liam1305 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Stephen yes you can book a table. They do unbelievable seafood. there is a banquet every night in the Hooley room which has Irish music and Riverdance Irish dancing. There is also live traditional Irish music every night... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 188
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballybetagh Road, Glencullen D18 X635, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Glencullen
  • Phone Number: +353 1 295 5647
  • E-mail
Johnnie Fox's Pub is situated in the heart of the Dublin Mountains and it is a pub that simply "has it all"! A living museum of Irish tradition, live entertainment nightly, food served daily from their a la carte menu which starts at 12:30 through until 9:30pm. The full range of menus are available to view online.Situated only 40 mins from Dublin centre, 10 minutes from Enniskerry or Dundrum, there is even a shuttle bus service which runs daily from the city to the pub and back down again, for full details contact EXPRESS BUS and these are also great for full coach and mini bus hire - only €10 return per person (10+). For a real treat - one must experienced the world famous "HOOLEY NIGHT" 4 course dinner and live traditional ballad music and dance show, for only €52.50 per person - a great night no matter the occasion or number of people in your group, book from one person to 130. Traditional Irish Peat Fireplaces, Live Entertainment, Great Food, Own Bakery, Ample Parking, Friendly Service and so much more.
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