Things To Do This Winter In Dublin

It's getting colder, the nights are getting shorter and all of a sudden, we've got a non-stop craving for comfort food. Oh yes, winter is most definitely upon us. From Christmas events to New Year's Eve parties, Sunday roasts to roaring fireplaces, this bucket list is all you need to get well into the spirit of the season. Pop on your fluffiest socks, your warmest coat and ugliest jumper, and check out our guide of things to do this winter in Dublin. 

Last updated on 16th September 2021

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If the weather gets a little too chilly? Duck into one of Dublin's best hidden bars, where you're sure to be greeted with quirky interiors, tasty snacks and innovative elixirs. From subterranean drinking dens to unique hideaways behind unassuming front doors, there's plenty to discover. 

Take a break from the Christmas shopping and toast yourself by a fireplace in a cosy pub. Offering the perfect spots to warm up this winter in Dublin, these haunts are combining welcoming interiors with classic comfort food and freshly poured pints for the ultimate escape.

There's nothing better to do this winter in Dublin than getting into the festive spirit with a stunning Christmas dinner. Indulge in turkey with all the trimmings, prime cuts of roast beef, traditional goose feasts and veggie alternatives with our favourite places for yuletide dining. 

If you've got a hankering for something hearty this winter in Dublin, get stuck into a Sunday roast. From old school boozers serving traditional Irish dinners to innovative gastro twists on the time-honoured favourite, our collection of pubs, bars and restaurants has it all.

Have you got the task of planning this year's Christmas party? Keep it quirky with our guide to fun festive ideas this winter in Dublin. From private karaoke rooms and ping pong to unusual cocktail creations and mouthwatering menus, there's plenty of cool venues on our list.

In the mood for a winter walk around some of Dublin's most famous locations? Explore our guide to Temple Bar. Taking you from renowned local boozers to 100 year-old chip shops and cafes specialising in tasty desserts, we promise you won't be disappointed.