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Exterior of The Merchants Arch  facing Dublins Ha'penny bridge

The Merchants Arch

BAR • RESTAURANT • VENUE

OPENING HOURS

OPEN DAILY FROM 9AM - Till LATE

48/49 Wellington Quay, Temple Bar, Dublin 2

Merchants Arch Famous Spiraling Staircase

ABOUT US

Nestled in the heart of Temple Bar Dublin - The Merchant's Arch is one of the Best Bars in Dublin boasting an enviable location right beside the famous Ha'penny Bridge. This charming district, renowned for its vibrant atmosphere and rich history, provides the perfect backdrop for your visit.

When it comes to dining and libations, we offer a delightful array of options. You can start by indulging in our delectable cuisine, from our famous Breakfast menu and tempting light bites to a satisfying three-course meal. Whether you're in the downstairs bar or ascend the remarkable stone staircase to our newly renovated restaurant, you're in for a treat. From these vantage points, you can take in spectacular views of the River Liffey and the iconic Ha'penny Bridge, making your dining experience truly memorable.

No visit to an Irish establishment is complete without music. At The Merchant's Arch, we pride ourselves on providing a diverse musical landscape, featuring live traditional Irish Music, contemporary hits, and timeless classics. The melodies fill the air seven days a week, ensuring that your time here is not just a meal but a genuine Irish experience.

So, come and join us in the heart of Temple Bar Dublin, where location, cuisine, drinks, and live music converge to create a truly unforgettable visit.

LIVE MUSIC

Discover the heartbeat of our establishment as we bring you live music sessions that will captivate your soul.

From Monday to Wednesday, the melodies start at 5pm and keep going until we close our doors. On Thursdays to Sundays, the music kicks off at 12pm and continues into the early hours.

We're proud to showcase Dublin's most exceptional talents, spanning from cherished traditions to the latest contemporary sounds. With a diverse range of musical offerings, there's something to enchant every music lover who walks through our doors.

Temple Bar Dublin - Live Music at the Merchants Arch
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RESERVATIONS AT THE ARCH

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Telephone: 01 607 4010

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MENUS

Our Breakfast Menu is served from 9am-12pm Daily (10am Sun)

Our Bar & Restaurant Menu is served from 12pm-10 daily

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EVENT HIRE

We can seat and cater for up to 150 people at any one time in our restaurant.

 

Whether it's for a business conference, a product launch, a tourist lunch or even that special day celebration, the Merchants Arch team can help you organise food, drinks and entertainment – just like renting your own private bar for the day!

IRISH DANCE PARTY

Enjoy Dublin's top rated Irish Music and Dance Event, The Irish Dance Party, upstairs at The Merchants Arch, Temple Bar Dublin.

This here is a rip-roaring, foot-stompin', and all-around good time cultural event, created and run by some of the finest traditional Irish musicians and dancers you'll ever lay eyes on.

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CONTACT & LOCATION

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