If you're in the mood for a hidden haunt, The Bar With No Name is a brilliant choice. Come rain or shine, its outdoor terrace has heated circus coverings for snuggling under in the cooler months with a cocktail bar that's open when it's warmer, offering a unique chilled vibe.
Rooftop Bars in Dublin
While Ireland isn't short of a shower or two, when the temperatures rise and we get a sneak peak of the sun, there's nothing better than sitting on a rooftop, beer in hand, overlooking the city. So escape stuffy pubs and swap them for stunning views from one of these rooftop bars in Dublin. From slick cocktail bars to stylish suntraps, party paradises to hidden gems, check out our recommended spots.
If you want panoramic views of the city while sheltering from the rain, Sophie's is a firm choice. A glamorous spot for a date night, birthday or slap-up dinner, the bar and restaurant has a gorgeous outdoor nook for when you need some fresh air and the sun's back out.
Opium's retractable rooftop is gorgeous when the sun is shining, making for a brilliant place for cocktails and tanning. Should clouds start to gather and things look a little grim, there's always the restaurant, bar or club venue to retreat into.
Fade Street Social is a bar of many talents, boasting a spacious restaurant, tapas gastrobar, cocktail bar and a rooftop terrace. With a menu of Irish produce from the award-winning Chef Dylan McGrath, it's a lovely spot for drinks, dinner and relaxing.