It is said that the only pub ever visited by WB Yeats, was Toners on Dublin’s Baggot Street.A good choice, it being the finest pub on the planet – even if there are quite a few rivals nibbling at its heels. It was Oliver St John Gogarty who brought the poet to Toners. And, I … Continue reading It won’t be long now…the snug in Toner’s awaits, even if Yeats wasn’t a big fan.
I take on some difficult tasks in this job.* Like this one. I’m about to – I hope you’re ready for this – name the best ten pubs in Dublin. That pint of Guinness on Achill Island brought it to mind. There are more than 900 pubs still open in our capital city, though we … Continue reading People are always asking which are Dublin’s best pubs.* *(That’s another lie)