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Things to do in Arbour Hill

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Distillery
“Take the definitive Irish Whiskey tour at Jameson Distillery Bow St. Explore history and heritage, and enjoy a Jameson in the place where it all began. Only 5 minutes walk.”
  • 193 locals recommend
Irish Pub
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“This is a Dublin institution. If you're after a great pint of Guinness this is the place to go!”
  • 165 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Love a trip to the cinema I do. Lovely little cafe with very tasty cheese toasties, which you can bring into the screen with you. Always got something good on! ”
  • 86 locals recommend
History Museum
“Located by the Museum Luas stop, really easy to get to, this is a big museum so allow yourself some time here so that you get to see it all. Might not be open on Mondays ”
  • 67 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“A little bit pricey, but worth it. This gastro-pub does traditional pub fare with a new, hip twist. They also serve loads of different craft beers. ”
  • 74 locals recommend
Pub
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“Cool spot for a drink on the walk home from town or a mad night out. It's small and smelly and it gets packed the closer to midnight you get but great craic and good tunes to be had.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Bistro
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“A great Bistro serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch at the weekends!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Café
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“Simple food in a casual neighbourhood eatery hosting community events, live music and art exhibits.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“One of the first hipster cafes in Stoneybatter. This is a lovely little cafe that always has new cakes and menus. Teeny tiny with amazing brunch and the option of an afternoon snack. There's no need to cross the river to the south side these days...”
  • 45 locals recommend
Arcade
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“Bar, food and games. Easygoing environment with vegan food options. Food is amazing and staff are very friendly. A place that you go to have fun and wear runners. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
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“Funky bar/restaurant with vintage furnishings, for craft beers, world wines and hearty modern fare. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Pub
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“Another traditional pub serving great guinness. Visit here on a Monday for their open mic sessions. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Some of the best BBQ we've ever had! Highly recommend this place for a hearty meal. Get one of the sharing boards, but make sure your eyes aren't bigger than your stomach! Go with a friend!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Dark and mysterious little bar, great music, pool table and just across the road from The Dice Bar”
  • 22 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Love Supreme is a gem. The simple décor creates an oasis of calm, their sausage rolls are sublime and their little cakes and croissants a perfect little treat with the best coffee about.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Located just off Dublin’s largest public square, Urbanity is a small-batch roaster, speciality café, and all-day dining venue. They've been around since 2016 and are very popular. They use great quality, locally sourced ingredients to create wholesome, interesting, and delicious dishes. The menus are always seasonal and the food is always fresh; specials change daily and look out for the cake counter.”
  • 13 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Gastropub
“A little bit pricey, but worth it. This gastro-pub does traditional pub fare with a new, hip twist. They also serve loads of different craft beers. ”
  • 74 locals recommend
Bistro
“A great Bistro serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch at the weekends!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“One of the first hipster cafes in Stoneybatter. This is a lovely little cafe that always has new cakes and menus. Teeny tiny with amazing brunch and the option of an afternoon snack. There's no need to cross the river to the south side these days...”
  • 45 locals recommend
Arcade
“Bar, food and games. Easygoing environment with vegan food options. Food is amazing and staff are very friendly. A place that you go to have fun and wear runners. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Some of the best BBQ we've ever had! Highly recommend this place for a hearty meal. Get one of the sharing boards, but make sure your eyes aren't bigger than your stomach! Go with a friend!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Located just off Dublin’s largest public square, Urbanity is a small-batch roaster, speciality café, and all-day dining venue. They've been around since 2016 and are very popular. They use great quality, locally sourced ingredients to create wholesome, interesting, and delicious dishes. The menus are always seasonal and the food is always fresh; specials change daily and look out for the cake counter.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Pub
“This place is loud, messy, friendly, and fun. If you want to dance to cheesy pop shoulder to shoulder with locals, check out this local nightlife staple.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“A great local pub. Good Guinness. Upstairs there is a good F X Buckley steak restaurant. You need to make a reservation for the restaurant.”
  • 28 locals recommend

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