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I always thought that 543 was the street number and it was only after I uploaded this photograph... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
Dublin, Ireland
Post concert venue

Visited here late Saturday 12th November 2016.. The place was a hub of activity and music, one part... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Penrith, United Kingdom
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31 Jul 2018
“Good pub pity about service”
23 Jul 2017
“Top bar”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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33-40 Lower Dorset St, Dublin D1, Ireland
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

I live locally and know this pub only to be open on match days and concerts. Went last weekend after a hurling match. Great atmosphere and good band. However, there seems to be a mentality that because they are rarely open they don't need to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say about this pub other than it's the place to go to enjoy yourself. We was going to see U2 at Croke Park and came across this bar while looking for something to eat. It was Saturday 22 July 2017. Never...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

I always thought that 543 was the street number and it was only after I uploaded this photograph did I realise that that the claim is that this pub was established in the year 543 - maybe the '1' is missing but even 1543 is...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Visited here late Saturday 12th November 2016.. The place was a hub of activity and music, one part of the pub was a hen night who seemed to be enjoying themselves, the rest of the pub was busy, music and dancing, prices wasn't as expensive...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Used to be a regular haunt back in university days,but time hasn't been kind. Went after a recent match at Croke Park - was like being in Fight Club,though the first rule of this one should be "don't come in,this place is crap". Avoid!!!!

Date of experience: August 2016
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Visited the Big Tree enroute to Bruce Springsteen concert.It was packed, but managed to get a spot at the bar!The bar man James was just super and kept the pints & the Kopparberg coming!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Tinntan
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Visited this pub very close to Croke Park before All Ireland final. Pub was packed but great beer garden at rear . A number of bars were set up around the garden with plenty of staff to attend to the customers. I saw a food...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Sean C
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Visited the big tree to watch a match on there big screen, ended up playing pool the entire evening. The barman was v good , kept the beer flowing. The place itself was recently painted & decorated. Enjoyed the atmosphere -

Thank biged101
Reviewed 6 September 2014

This used to be a mans bar years ago, and now it's a dump. The bar man told me that it only opens from Thurs to Sun, and to be honest, I don't know why it opens at all. On my visit (Fri night), there...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank letterkennycaint
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Great location for a few Drinks before a Match in Croke Park. good athmosphere, Drinks not over priced like other bars in this location on match day.

Date of experience: August 2014
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