St Mary’s Abbey
Where now the glories of Babylon? All that remains of what was once Ireland’s wealthiest and most powerful monastery is the...
National Leprechaun Museum
Ostensibly designed as a child-friendly museum of Irish folklore, this is really a romper-room for kids sprinkled with bits of fairy...
A raucous, fun gay bar owned by Rory O'Neill, aka Panti, star of 2015's acclaimed documentary The Queen of Ireland, about the struggle...
Anchored by its excellent baristas (beans by coffee experts 3FE), this cafe with a small garden at the back also does a nice menu of...
Mary's Abbey · interesting places nearby
Rhodes D7 information
The northside got its first real taste of trendy dining when celebrity TV chef Gary Rhodes decided that this was the spot to open his first Irish venture. While you won’t spot the Tintin-haired one sweating it out in this big, brash restaurant’s kitchen, he did devise the menu and his British staples – cheddar rarebit, roast cod with lobster champ – have been given an Irish twist, which really just means that the ingredients are local.