Dublin Made Easy: Cocktails

by Staff Reporter

There are plenty of places across our fair city to enjoy a cocktail. Whether as a quick work-break stress reliever or a night on the town, Dublin has it’s fair share of hot spots to enjoy a tipple or two.

Whether ambiance is your preference or a nostalgic kick, we’ve chosen some of our favourite spots in Dublin for a fruity tipple.

Peruke & Periwig

LOCATION: Dawson Street
BEST FEATURE: Thriller cocktail, set on fire at your table!

Peruke & Periwig has a warm, cosy and old feel to it on Dublin’s thriving Dawson Street.
Diners and drinkers can explore the lounge areas where you can try out their expertly mixed cocktails.

Menu highlights include Jam-In, Friends In Sloe Places or Smells Like Teen Spirits.
One particular cocktail not to be missed is, The Thriller. Plenty of ‘ooh and ahhs’ as it arrives to your table set on fire, and watch as every other table around you then orders the same!

Open seven nights a week.


The Paddocks

LOCATION: Littlepace Shopping Centre, Clonee, Co. Dublin
BEST FEATURE: Frozen Daiquiri’s


Family pub and restaurant by day, cocktail and live music venue by night.
The Paddocks serve classic cocktails from Cosmopolitan, Mojito, Tequila Sun Rise to Sex on the Beach, but their Frozen Daiquiri’s are not to be missed.

They include Loop the Loop, Twisters, Super Split, Brunch, Fat Frog andStingers daiquiris. They take things one step further with other daiquiri’s including, Bulmers, Smirnoff Ice and Breezer.

Check out the stunning beer garden which was a finalist in 98fms Dublin’s Beer Garden of the Year Awards.




Sitting Room – Delahunt

LOCATION: 39 Camden Street Lwr,
Dublin 2
BEST FEATURE: View of Camden Street

The Sitting Room is a cocktail bar with a mid-century feel.

Check out the view overlooking Camden Street by the bay window, and inside feast your eyes on retro furniture and a wide range of spirits and craft cocktail materials.

The space is formerly the “good room” of the family residing at 39 Camden Street.
The cocktail bar is walk-in only and subject to availability on the night.

The Sitting Room boasts a small, carefully thought out cocktail menu that changes regularly but also serves the usual classics too.


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