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JJ Smyths

Open Now: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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IT was a party to remember

This little gem of a pub is a great find if you can find it. This is one of those Locals pubs... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Riverside, California

Upon arrival we were greeted by a friendly member of staff (Louise), and welcomed us in. We ordered... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
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  • Terrible7%
3 Sep 2018
“IT was a party to remember”
31 May 2018
“Amazing ”
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

This little gem of a pub is a great find if you can find it. This is one of those Locals pubs although we kind of overrun it with Americans the day we were there. We went looking for the dart board ( they don't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Upon arrival we were greeted by a friendly member of staff (Louise), and welcomed us in. We ordered our drinks and sat down. The background music was a good mixture of modern and oldies. All our drinks tasted fresh and of a good quality. Louise’s...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ryan_binks
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

JJ’s is the best bar ever—favorite bar in Dublin!! My friends and I️ were visiting for the weekend and after trying about a million bars, we felt completely at home at JJ’s. The owner Stephen and bartender Phil were so friendly and accommodating, and we...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank remieb2018
Reviewed January 6, 2018

I arranged to meet friend here as it's near to both of our bus stops. I'd passed this pub many times and never went inside. Was I happy to have discovered it on a freezing cold evening. It's a traditional pub , warm and cosy....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Visited Dublin and ended up passing by a pub called jj Smyths me and 6 others we decided to pop in , and how happy I was as we found Bar person of the Year 2017 Fiona behind the Bar . Fiona was Amazing she...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Family member had just passed away and was in here with the family and they refused to serve the bereaved son as he was wearing runners (time 17.10)considering I had runners on and been there since 1.30 and was OK as many times before ....More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Gail D
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

So whatever the bartender tells you, for instance should he suggest that there is a zinger attached to his thigh or that he somehow gets zapped when you press it DO NOT believe him. If you are lucky enough to show up when Finbar is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Victoria C
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Just had a drink here. It's a nice quiet pub to watch some sport or just have a chat. No atmosphere really but pleasant all the same.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Beanie14
Reviewed February 3, 2017

JJ's is a great place for everyone who enjoys jazz. I'm sorry I only discovered it recently and not earlier!

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Mikhail S
Reviewed April 16, 2016

We are Jazz Lovers and decided to visit JJ's. What a great evening. Great music, staff , location. If you love jazz it is place to be.

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Maurice P
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