Here are five suggestions for bars and restaurants in Dublin that are not far from the Radisson hotel.
The Temple Bar: This iconic pub is located in the heart of the Temple Bar district and is known for its lively atmosphere, live music, Guinness and whiskey selection.
The Long Hall: This historic pub dates back to 1881 and has a beautiful Victorian interior with carved wood, mirrors and chandeliers. It’s a popular spot for a pint of Guinness and a chat.
The Brazen Head: This is Ireland’s oldest pub, dating back to 1198. It has a lot of character and charm, with its stone walls, open fireplaces and live music every night. It also serves traditional Irish food and hosts storytelling nights.
9 Below: This luxurious basement bar is a hidden gem on St Stephen’s Green. It offers a sophisticated cocktail menu, elegant décor and attentive staff.
The Blind Pig Speakeasy: Enjoy what is said to be some of the best cocktails in Dublin at The Blind Pig. A friendly and welcoming atmosphere combined with quality food and cocktails that will tantalise your taste buds.
Pearl Brasserie: This restaurant offers fine dining with a French twist, using seasonal Irish ingredients and classic techniques. The menu features dishes like foie gras terrine, venison loin and chocolate fondant.
Café en Seine: This café and bar is a stunning example of Art Nouveau design, with its high ceilings, stained glass windows and ornate lamps. It serves a variety of dishes, from brunch to burgers, as well as cocktails and live music.
Cornucopia: This vegetarian restaurant is a favourite among locals and visitors alike, with its wholesome and delicious dishes that cater to different dietary needs. The menu changes daily and includes soups, salads, casseroles and desserts.
Yamamori Japanese Restaurant: With two restaurants on Georges St. (2 minutes from the Radisson), Yamamori offers excellent Japanese food from sushi to ramen and a sake bar.
Captain Americas: If you want an American Diner with an Irish twist, check out Captain Americas. American food with Irish music memorabilia and a nice bar.