Old Jameson Distillery
Smithfield’s biggest draw is devoted to uisce beatha (ish- kuh ba-ha, ‘the water of life’). The whowhatnow? It’s whiskey, which doesn’t...
St Michan’s Church
Macabre remains are the main attraction at this church, which was founded by the Danes in 1096 and named after one of their saints....
James Joyce House of the Dead
The restoration of the setting for James Joyce’s story The Dead has been a labour of love for barrister Brendan Kilty. As a museum...
The most impressive cinema in town is this snazzy four-screener in a stylish building just off Smithfield Plaza. The menu is strictly...
One of the most welcoming cafes in town is this wonderful spot in Smithfield, which serves gorgeous sandwiches, wraps and baps, as well...
Lonely Planet review
This pub in the heart of Smithfield has a great atmosphere in its cosy upstairs bar, where there are superb nightly music sessions performed by traditional musicians (especially Thursday) and up-and-coming folk acts.