Welcome to Camden Street, bursting with independent shops and restaurants right on our doorstep. Camden Court Hotel is right next door to the famous Bleeding Horse pub and a stones throw from many other traditional Irish pubs in Dublin's City centre. You don't need to go far to truly experience Dublin life. Below is a list of places cherry picked by our team and they're only the tip of the iceberg - so happy exploring!
Can't decide where to eat? Get yourself into a Pickle and visit one of Camden Streets top restaurants. Pickle Restaurant opened it's doors in March 2016 by experienced chef Sunil Ghai and restauranteur Benny Jacobs who developed a delicious and modern approach to traditional Indian food.
One of Ireland's principal music venues, showcasing many musical types but especially classical. Camden Court Hotel is located by the National Concert Hall, a 5 minute walk away. Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2 – +353 1 417 0000.
Designed in 1865 by Ninian Niven, the Park hosts several spectacular events each year. It has become one of the most favourable event venues, due to its intimate and personal feel. Enjoy a morning stroll or stop in on your way to the National Concert Hall, which is located next to the Iveagh Gardens.
The Shaw' as it's known to its young, trendy clientele is the Dublin equivalent of London's Shoreditch pubs. Seemingly compact and indistinguishable from other pubs from the outside it's the sprawling beer garden inside where all the excitement is contained. The Blue Bus contains a pizzeria, the walls are covered in colourful graffiti and the pool table is rarely left unattended.
The amazing selection & heady aroma greets you upon entering this tea lover’s paradise. Situated near the beautiful canal in Dublin’s Portobello, Wall and Keogh has gained a strong reputation for quality and consistency. The great tea is complimented by edgy decor replete with comfy retro couches all washed down by the lively sound of chat & quality tunes. Bring your vinyl and they’ll spin it for you! They also show cult movies, have script writing classes, language lessons and live music nights. A true 21st century tea house.
Take a walk along the Grand Canal, the southernmost of a pair of canals that connect Dublin in the east of Ireland. The Grand Canal is 131km long with 43 locks. A source of inspiration for Irish poet Patrick Kavanagh, you can sit and rest beside the sculpture of the famous poet on the North side of the canal. Stop for drink in The Barge pub before returning back to Camden Court Hotel, a mere 3 minute stroll away.
The Camden Exchange
Unique artistic restaurant serving original street food, infused cocktails and a varied selection of craft beers. It’s a pretty quirky place, opened in the last year and just 3-5 minutes’ walk from Camden Court Hotel. 72 Camden Street - +353 1 5599028
New York City style sandwich bar serving freshly made bread and meats. Doughboys is convientantly located across the road from Camden Court Hotel's main entrance. It's a hit with our leisure centre team! Charlotte Way - +353 1 402 2000.
Only a stones throw from Camden Court Hotel, Cassidy's Irish Pub serves a great pint of Guinness. Traditional Irish music is played regularly. 42 Lower Camden Street T: +353 1 4756540
Monto Café & Steakhouse
Bring your own wine (no corkage) to this lively restaurant, offering a wide range of fabulous food to suit all tastes at affordable prices. Directly opposite Camden Court Hotel. 8-9 Camden Street Upper, (01) 4750099 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Whelan's is a bar & venue frequented by local, Irish and international artists. Located on 25 Wexford Street, Whelan's is at the heart a thriving scene of bars and venues along Wexford St & Camden St and lies in the epicentre of Dublin city centre where all the artistic, musical and cultural life is focused. This pub is recognized as an institution in terms of music and concerts in the capital.