The Dark Horse, Exterior, Dublin.

The Dark Horse

The Dark Horse

South Dublin's best specialised beer bar. We source the best hand crafted and small batch beers from around the world, some of which are not currently available anywhere else in Ireland. Enjoy your beer in our sunny beer garden out the front. We also have a well stocked off licence. Situated on Carysfort Avenue in Blackrock

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Book an intimate table or two, or for bigger parties we can accommodate up to 100 people.

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Check out Facebook and posters at the bar for more promotions.

Burger of the month of April is the Double Bacon BBQ Cheese for €15Sports Special: €25 pitcher and snack boardSteak night, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, €39.95Treat yourself to a fine whiskeyVisit our off licence for a great selection of beer, wine and spirits. Glassware hire. Ice.Book your party with usHellfire hot chicken wings, 1kg bucket, 15euroGet a three-pint pitcher or a Growler to take homeNeed a rechagre? We charge your phone for you!

Cheers to craft beers!

We brew our own: Of Foam and Fury, Full Sail, Bay Ale, Stormy Port, Via Maris, Mare Incognita and Buried at Sea. Keep an eye on our rotational tap for limited edition brews too! We also have a huge range of imported and local bottled beers.

Contact us

31–33 Carysfort Avenue
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Phone: 01 288 0789

News and Events

Try our G&T special this bank holiday weekend, @MorIrishgin refreshing fever tree tonic and zesty grapefruit!

Posted 1 day, 2 hours ago

What better way to kick the midweek blues thab a delish homemade burger and a pint of GBB's craftiest bar!

Posted 4 days, 2 hours ago

We'll have the football on the tv, some steaks on the pan and cold crafty beer flowing all night, sure what more dya need on a Saturday ;)

Posted 1 week, 1 day ago

What a glorious day for a few pints. Don't forget kids eat free AND Steak night available !! What a Saturday.

Posted 3 weeks, 1 day ago

We have upped our coffee game... Brand new coffee machine and beans supplied by the amazing guys at Badger and Dodo. Drop in and try a cup today! ☕

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Can Ireland get their 6 Nations back on track with a win over Italy today? Find out at 2:25pm. Live on the BIG screen!

Posted 2 months, 2 weeks ago

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