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The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin

Anne's Lane, South Anne Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 703 0600
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Best place for blackjack or roulette

If you’re looking for a great place to have fun on any night, look no further than this place. Look... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rachel R
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West Wareham, Massachusetts
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Best night out in a very long time.

We arrived here on a busy St Patrick's day and had an absolute fantastic time. All the staff were... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Lee B
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The Sporting Emporium offers Ireland's premier casino experience. Situated just off Grafton Street in the heart of Dublin and set in luxurious surroundings, members can choose from the best in live gaming including Blackjack, Roulette, Brag, Punto Banco, Sic Bo and Poker, while enjoying complimentary beverages. Watch major sporting events from around the world live on our multiple plasma screens while playing at the gaming tables. Whether you are a beginner, a pro or simply looking for a night out with friends, our professional and experienced team are on hand to welcome you and assist with all your needs. Open from 6pm to 6am seven nights a week our doors are open to all.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Anne's Lane, South Anne Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
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+353 1 703 0600
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a great place to have fun on any night, look no further than this place. Look for the rainbow umbrellas! You have to sign up for a players club card, which is €25. But they give you €25 in chips to...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

We arrived here on a busy St Patrick's day and had an absolute fantastic time. All the staff were absolutely wonderful. The service I must say was first class. From the Welcome from the doorman to the receptionist to the dealers to the cashiers and...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Arrived here with group of 3 members 0045hrs to find this club closed Although advertised as open til 0600hrs Wasted our taxi journey in and back to the tune of €120 Thanks sporting emporium Really Poor treatment of your members and visitors No explanation just...More

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Reviewed December 11, 2017

I had joined here two years ago when I was here with my cousin who lives in the suburbs. We went back and I’d been to Las Vegas twice since and was starting to find my feet with regard to casino games. The place isn’t...More

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Sporting_Emporium, Manager at The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2017

Hi collavfc, Many thanks for your feedback. It is our policy not serve alcohol at the tournament tables on our Poker floor. Poker players are free to enjoy an alcoholic beverage before or after the tournament or during a break on our Gaming floor. However,...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Travelling on a stag do with 16 others, you always find stuff to do hard, with the help of Naoimh we all managed to get signed up easier enough and she even managed to sort a few things out for us. When we arrived at...More

Thank Nathan3289
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Sporting_Emporium, Manager at The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Dear Nathan, Many thanks for your review. We are very glad to hear you found our team helpful and friendly. We are delighted you chose The Sporting Emporium as a venue for your Stag weekend in Dublin and hope to welcome you again. Very best...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Came here with a group of friends last weekend. We spent the first half an hour being taught how to play with fake money, it was really useful as half of the group had never played before. We a had a great night. Staff were...More

Thank LavenderLiving
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Sporting_Emporium, Manager at The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Dear LavenderLiving, Many thanks for your kind words which have been shared with our team. We are delighted you and your friends had a great night with us and we very much look forward to welcoming you again. Very best wishes, The Sporting Emporium team.

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Reviewed May 31, 2017

I have been playing poker a few times here over the past 10 years and although the games are rare and small, it has always been a good experience. Last Saturday I brought our company poker tournament here for the second time. And just as...More

Thank ChristinM
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Sporting_Emporium, Manager at The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2017

Christin many thanks for your kind words which are greatly appreciated. We are delighted that your special event with us was very much enjoyed. It was an absolute pleasure to host you and we would be delighted to welcome you back again next year. Very...More

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Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Visited The Sporting Emporium on a late night out with friends and we had a fantastic time! I don't have much experience with Casino's but the staff were very helpful, so I eventually got the hang of things! We didn't mind paying the membership fee...More

Thank Sarah N
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Sporting_Emporium, Manager at The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2017

Dear Sarah, We are delighted to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your first visit to The Sporting Emporium. Many thanks for your kind words which are much appreciated and have been shared with our team. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2016

Biggest casino in Dublin city. Staffs are not so friendly. I played blackjack and the rule is worst in this city ( Dounbling only on 9.10.11...when I see 5.6 for dealer I want to double more like Aand7 they do not show cards and it...More

Thank Maguder D
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Sporting_Emporium, Manager at The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2017

Dear Maguder, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your visit to The Sporting Emporium. We are very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your visit to our Club. We strive to provide a warm and friendly welcome to all...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Been to this casino numerous times and yet to find a fault. Always a great atmosphere and very friendly staff. Not always a cheep night out but that's not the casinos fault !!! Complementary drinks served In this casino is always a good thing too.More

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Sporting_Emporium, Manager at The Sporting Emporium Casino, Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2016

Dear Bazzaa77, Huge thanks for your kind words about our venue and our staff members. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you for more nights in The Sporting Emporium. Very best wishes, Naoimh and The Sporting...More

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Dawid S
February 9, 2017|
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Response from Sporting_Emporium | Property representative |
Hi Dawid. Thanks for getting in touch. We offer a range of cash games and tournaments. You can find all of the up to date info on our website. Go to 'Gaming & Poker' and then click 'Poker' on our website. The usual amount... More
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Harold W
November 30, 2015|
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Response from Pieter H | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. Best bet is to either open an online account or visit a shop
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Steve S
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Are there real dealers on roulette or just computer operated
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