Bars With Entertainment in Dublin
Drinks alone not hacking it these days? Looking for a bar in Dublin that will give you a little something extra? Then you've come to the right place. From bars with a wealth of ping pong tables to cocktail bars that are home to their very own selection of arcade games, these guys have got more than enough to keep you entertained on a romp around the city.
Thought Bow Lane was just slinky interiors and Instagrammable cocktails? That's not all this charming spot offers; head down for Drag Brunch, where you'll be treated to a delectable feast alongside entertainment from some of the best in the biz.
This five floor party haven is restaurant, gig space and bar with entertainment in Dublin. Perfectly perched on Essex Street, Bad Bob's promises live music Monday to Sunday, with a mixture of bands and DJs, along with its own roof terrace, nightclub and whisky bar.
Opium is a bar, restaurant, roof terrace and club all under one roof, with a unique Pan-Asian theme running throughout it. Nights here can be started off with a meal in the main dining room, followed by drinks under the fairy light-liot bar, and rounded off by hitting the dancefloor.
Riot may be a roar of a dive bar in Dublin, known for its late nights and party hearty crowd, but it's also known for fun things to do. From live music to arcade games, grab a cocktail and this unapologetic watering hole and have fun until you can have no more.
The George boasts over 30 years of history and is a pivotal hub in the city's LGBT+ community. As well as being home to some banging drink deals, the bar hosts regular drag nights, live DJs, cabaret, bingo, karaoke and pretty much anything else you can do with good lighting and a stage.
While Café en Seine may be one of the most elegant venues in Dublin, they're not shy of something to do. Hosting regular events that fall under everything from theatre to live music to talks, it's worth taking a look at their calendar for upcoming ideas.
A beloved mainstay in Dublin's nightlife scene, Pygmalion is a bar of many talents. After playing host to cutting-edge DJ nights, the bar becomes a haven for full Irish breakfasts the day after, and provides delicious plates of nachos to accompany the hand-crafted cocktails.