Temple Bar, Dublin

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Capture Dublin's street culture at Temple Bar, a former slum now recognized for its vibrant nightlife. In the 1980s this neighborhood on the south bank of the Liffey River offered cheap rent to artists and young entrepreneurs, and quickly became the city's foremost cultural quarter. The neighborhood's cobbled streets offer family-friendly attractions during the day, including shops, restaurants, and galleries. After dark this riverside neighborhood transforms into a magnet for rowdy partygoers, attracted by the quarter's many pubs and bars. If daylight activities seem a bit more appealing, visit one of the area's four markets, offering everything from rare books and vintage clothes to organic foods and decorative arts. Plan to visit Temple Bar and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Dublin attractions using our Dublin online holiday planner .
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  • The atmosphere is amazing in temple bar however the drinks are very expensive. There are crowds around the bar at all times but you get served very quickly.  more »
  • Very cold st Patrick’s weekend. Temple bar is the place to have a look around if you want to be ripped off for food drink . Very over priced not many locals would drink here . Lots of other places to ...  more »
  • Is a limited traffic area where you can get lost in dozens of clubs, pubs, restaurants, offering both local and international cuisines, clearly is the place where you meet people in the late afternoon into the night
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