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.
Not only does Vintage Cocktail Club serve up some pretty darn beautiful cocktails, but its rooftop terrace is equally stunning. Recline with a quirky cocktail or two in the plush velvet seating or on a wicker chair and feel like the VIP we know you are.
It's basically the go-to rooftop bar in Dublin, The Marker boasts breathtaking views of the city making it a glorious space to sip cocktails in the sun. If you're an early riser, their spring and summer rooftop yoga session are the perfect start to the day.
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.
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.
A five-floor venue with a vibrant feel, Bad Bobs is a one-stop shop for drinking, eating and partying in Dublin. Venture to the top floor of the Victorian townhouse and you'll find a plush VIP area and a large terrace to chill out on till the early hours.