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Davy Byrnes

Open Now: 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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Ah Chef. Come on with the vegetables. Same old same old

This is a lovely pub, as I have reviewed before, as a regular. Food is good and reasonable. EXCEPT... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Delicious lunch

Off Grafton Street, Davy Byrnes is a charming restaurant with good service and delicious food. Fish... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
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The pub frequented by Leopold Bloom, the protagonist of James Joyce's classic modern novel, "Ulysses."
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21 Duke Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 677 5217
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a lovely pub, as I have reviewed before, as a regular. Food is good and reasonable. EXCEPT for the vegetables. Since Christ was career planning it has been does....... cabbage, carrots, carrots and turnip, turnip and carrots, turnip solo mio, carrots solo mio....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch - we had haddock and bangers and Mash. No complications. Two glasses of Guinness. Exceptionally clean bathrooms . Great service and warm atmosphere - highly recommended

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife daughter and I visited this place at 4pm one afternoon for a meal and were advised that they do not allow chilren under 7 at any time of the day. Understandable at night time but not in the middle of the afternoon. Disappointing...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I had the crab and it was very good. Service was very good. In an area of lots of bars and restaurants.

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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Downtown in centre city, Davy Byrnes is an inviting pub where we stopped for a mid-evening pint and dinner. As is true for many pubs in Dublin, the menu is limited allowing for the kitchen to provide a quality meal. It might have been a...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Bloomsday was great. Having the TV on, when there was lovely Joycean music, made no sense. The man at the door was impolite when asked to turn off the TV.

Thank Muircheartach
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Off Grafton Street, Davy Byrnes is a charming restaurant with good service and delicious food. Fish and Chips were above the norm and the soup and sandwich I had were very good.

Thank CathieS42
Reviewed February 14, 2018

I was recently deposited here by my beautiful wife who had pressing engagements at Brown Thomas, the Hairdresser, and a myriad of other Retail Therapy Providers. For two long days the wonderful folk behind the bar ensured I was fed & watered. Bloody Marys, Pints...More

Thank Kildress
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

We went to this Pub in May I was with my Family We would Not Go back near this Pub again Horrible place Staff are not nice The Manager and Certain Member of staff were Not nice or Professional Horrible Place

1  Thank Tina D
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Stopped here for an early lunch. Looks a small place from outside but just goes on forever when in there. Seating outside too.Staff were brilliant, friendly and nice atmosphere. Soon got busy in there which is good to see. Food nice, lots to choose from...More

1  Thank jujufox
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Yvonne H
February 27, 2015|
Response from Albert B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I don't know. We were there in the evening. Al Baumgarten