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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Pub Culture

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# Pub Culture
Quiz: Do you recognise these well-known pubs?
As Ireland anxiously awaits the pubs reopening, test you knowledge of some better-known local haunts around the country.
A colourful character, a progressive and a lover of arts. Goodbye to Tommy Smith of Grogan’s
Smith, who passed away on Sunday, was part of the fabric of Dublin life, writes Donal Fallon.
# Pubs
13 essential features every self-respecting Irish pub should have
All of these should be mandatory.
# cash for the lash
Dublin pub begins 'Welfare Wednesday' drink deals
A number of cheap beers and spirits are being offered with a social welfare card or bus pass.
# Pub Culture
'Irish pubs need lower prices to survive': Wetherspoon's boss gives his take on boozers
But we’ve got some of the best barmen in the world, according to Tim Martin.
# full irish/english
Open for business: Wetherspoon's first Irish pub serves its first customers
The Three Tun Tavern in Blackrock, Co. Dublin opened it’s doors this morning.
# beer club now in session
Beer Club: How craft beer is becoming the new wine
We headed along to the first night of Tom’s Beer Club in Bray to learn all there is know about craft beer.
# jd wetherspoon
British pub chain JD Wetherspoon buys Dublin bar for €1.5m
The company’s founder said the aim is to open more pubs in Ireland, creating up to 1,000 jobs in the next ten years.
# nom nom
Fancy some good pub grub? Head up to Down, or maybe down to Cork
Thirty-four Irish pubs were included in the ‘Michelin Eating-Out In Pubs Guide’ with counties Down and Cork leading the way.