If you're searching for somewhere to seriously impress your date, check out Farrier & Draper, one of the best drinking destinations the city had to offer. The sexy spot is spread across three floors, each with plush velvet interiors, chandeliers and old-world vibes.
Romantic Bars In Dublin
Paris? Rome? Barcelona? They've got nothing on romance in comparison to Dublin. From trad music in a cute little pub to sinking cocktails in a slinky den, the city is helping you plan for your next date night, whether it be a first date or an anniversary. The most romantic places in Dublin are turning up the heat with candlelit corners, intimate seating, deadly drinks and heaps of atmosphere.
Looking for one of the most romantic bars in Dublin city centre? You'll have to find The Blind Pig first... The secret bar is hidden away behind an unassuming front door, with a prohibition theme and 1920s vibes poured into its intimate tables, dimmed lighting and a punchy drinks list.
Bow Lane is ticking all our boxes for a romantic date night in Dublin with your other half, from its boozy drag brunches through to its late-night vibes. Head along to this cocktail joint to find cosy booths, perfect for cuddling up and ordering one of their inventive mixes.
Mix things up when setting up a soiree as 1661 brings Ireland's infamous poitín to the forefront. Drinks are unlike any other found in the city, from Oxmantown (which utilises Irish ice wine) through to the muddle of oats, coconut, stone fruits and poitín found in Barney Kiernan's.
Take a trip back to the 1920s with this intimate den of illicit libations and cosy interiors. Vintage Cocktail Club is the perfect spot for a date in the city, topped off with crafted tipples and whispered chats over candlelight. Visiting in summer? Check out the gorgeous terrace for daytime sips.
Looking for a quirky watering hole? Mary's Bar & Hardware Shop is one of the best bars in Dublin for a date. From the outside, it looks like a actual hardware shop - and yes, you can pick up bits should you need to - but look a little closer and you'll see guests working their way through a list of concoctions.
If you're planning to splash the cash on one of the most romantic drinking dens, The Ivy is packed with wow-factor. Fronting a menu of Irish dishes and brasserie classics, the venue features stunning botanical decor and a pretty bar space if you're just stopping by for a few sips.
Looking for first date ideas in Dublin? Offering a wide choice of organic bottles and rare finds from across the globe, Bobbys is a swoon-worthy wine bar that'll get hearts racing over glasses of vino and sharing platters of charcuterie.
Whatever your reason for a romantic night out, Rooftop Bar and Terrace at The Marker Hotel should be top of your list. Along with gorgeous views of Ireland, this classy option has plenty of Champagne and an outdoor space for when the sun shines.
If you're searching for romantic outdoor dining in Dublin, look no further than Sophie's. Home to winning date night all year round, this sky-high spot has panoramic views for drinking indoors as well as a charming terrace space for the summer months.
Fun, fresh and flirty, Zozimus is one of our favourites when it comes to cocktail bars in Dublin. As well as serving an innovative range of tipples at the bar, this quirky haunt specialises in pizza, perfect for sharing a meal if you find your date night is going well.