Singles Bars In Dublin

Whether you're looking to meet like-minded singletons or after the best venues where you can let loose with your crew and avoid PDA-obsessed couples, this guide is for you. From live music hangouts providing acoustic performances to hidden gems giving you retro games and rooftop favourites serving up swanky cocktails, we've gathered the best singles bars in Dublin.




Copper Face Jacks

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Head down those sticky steps and make your way to the basement where the sprawling dancefloor of Coppers awaits. An institution known far and wide, this iconic spot is perfect whether you're looking for a fun night out with your mates in Dublin or hoping to catch someone's  eye.

Bow Lane

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Searching for fun things to do if you're single in Dublin? Indulge in creative cocktails at the impressive Bow Lane. If there's one way you're bound to meet someone, it's over a classic tipple, so make your way to this city centre watering hole and see if the sparks fly.

Looking for a fabulous singles night in Dublin? Put your phone down, stop swiping and make your way to this LGBT-friendly hotspot where you'll find everything from drag queens to live music and curious concoctions. Perfect if you're single and ready to mingle.

Krystle is one of of Dublin's most notorious single bars, with a nightclub and courtyard that's always bubbling with people out partying. The Harcourt Street venue will fuel your night with fizz, DJs and celebrity guests, so you may just get lucky spotting someone across the dancefloor. 

The Grand Social

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One of the best places in Dublin for singles, The Grand Social is a great pick if you're looking to escape awkward flirtations and soak up a little music and entertainment instead. Located just off the River Liffey, this sprawling plot is a lively circus-themed offering.

Situated on the iconic Powerscourt Townhouse, this late night spot is the go-to for good drinks, tapas dishes and clubbing till the wee hours. Catch international acts like Nightmares On Wax and Simian Mobile Disco as you soak up a menu of cracking cocktails and meet other singles.

Heading out with pals? Join Four Dame Lane for a night of non stop partying with other singles in Dublin. The two-storey social hub brings together live music, DJs and plenty more with free entry throughout the week and a bar full of booze to get you grooving.

Inspired by Brooklyn dive bars and edgy Berlin hangouts, this Aston Quay favourite is a top choice for singles in Dublin. From getting down with your best guys and girls, having a cheeky flirt over retro-inspired cocktails and letting loose on the arcade games, you can't go wrong with Riot.

Wigwam is a cool Middle Abbey Street plot that's always in the party spirit, from ping pong to karaoke, with boozy brunches and discos upstairs. If you're in the mood for a meal with mates and a perhaps a quick boogie, this is the singles bar in Dublin for you. 

Looking for somewhere you can drink, dance and meet singles in Dublin? Opium is your place. A multi-purpose venue that boasts a gorgeous Asian eatery, bar, courtyard and club space, this is a top spot for partying with mates or collecting phone numbers. 

Bad Bobs

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Spread across five floors, Bad Bobs is a one-stop-shop for DIY burgers, frozen cocktails and live music. With space for 400 fellow singletons, you can get to know like-minded city dwellers over DJ sets or chill out in the spacious rooftop terrace in warmer months.