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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.

“Use the Dart to Bray leave station on seaward side and turn left at the seafront 100 meters to pub music in Bar every night live bands at weekends ”
  • 24 locals recommend
“Beautiful house and gardens, highly recommend, for culture, garden walks, local history, tea room and shop. weekend farmers market. 20 minute drive from here.”
  • 13 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Pizza Place
“Really cool pizza place. Caters for vegans and gluten free bases. Great for a few drinks also. Go for the Narnia stlye toilets. Same owners as Box Burger. Great take out food.”
  • 17 locals recommend
“Check out the Mermaid for art exhibits, live music, films, theatre, and a good little cafe. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
“The National SEA LIFE Centre on the Seafront in Bray is a perfect family fun day out. An aquatic Zoo with 30+ displays which are home to over 1,000 creatures including: Black Tip Reef Sharks, Octopus, Seahorses, Stingrays and Red-Bellied Piranha, we will take you on a journey of the deep...without getting wet! The Aquarium is completely indoors making it a perfect rainy day activity. Just a 2 minute walk from Bray DART Station and a relaxing and scenic 30 minute train ride from Dublin City Centre making us a perfect choice for tourists and residents alike. The National SEA LIFE Centre, Bray is one of the East Coasts top visitor attractions.”
  • 6 locals recommend
“ Killruddery is a living, working House, Gardens, Tea Room and Farm. There is also a Farm Market every Saturday . It has been home to sixteen generations of the Brabazon family and over the centuries. Killruddery is only 10 minutes walk away and is a beautiful place to visit. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
“Diner style, good burgers, not many Gluten-Free options. Online booking in advance but they usually take walk-ins for small parties.”
  • 9 locals recommend
“Beautiful walk along the Promenade, or walk up Bray Head or take the stunning Cliff Walk to Greystones”
  • 4 locals recommend
“With its next door neighbour, the Porterhouse, the epicentre of Bray seafront nightlife. The place is always throbbing. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
“A market bar styled pizzeria. Very casual dining but a true Italian experience”
  • 6 locals recommend
“Tasty food and friendly service on the Harbour in Bray; the Dockyard also happens to be next-door to The Best Bar in the World (aka: The Harbour Bar), so grab some dinner before you get your pint. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This supermarket is in the town of Bray it has a wider selection of food, drink, toiletries etc It also has an Off licence (Liquor store) ”
  • 1 local recommends
“Beautiful sea view, great food, friendly staff, reasonably priced. 5 minutes walk from Bray Dart (public transport) and right beside the seafront.”
  • 5 locals recommend
“Bray is a seaside area. It has some beautiful walks you can do. There is one called the Bray - Greystones Cliff Walk. It is all along the cliff. It is a narrow walk. So would not be suitable for small children. As you would not be able to use a buggy/stroller. Greystones Village is also a lovely place to eat and visit. You can also get the DART back to Bray if you do not feel up to walking back! ”
  • 28 locals recommend
  • 4 Experiences
Bowling Alley
“Bray Bowl is the perfect place to while away a rainy afternoon, have a awesome birthday party or have an epic night out. Bray Bowl is conveniently located beside the Dart Station and is near to the Seafront and the have free underground parking to their visitors. There is so much to do at Bray Bowl, with 16 tenpin bowling lanes, an arcade, snooker & pool and Quasar laser tag arena!”
  • 5 locals recommend