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Enjoy the nation's favourite this month.

Where there's always a familiar face and a welcome smile.

Your safety is our priority

Under the current level 5 restrictions, unfortunately not all our premises are open. Arlington Hotel and Louis Fitzgerald Hotel remains open for essential workers. Some of our Carry Out Off Licences are also open and offering a home delivery service. Pennyhill Lucan, The Old Mill, Tallaght, Palmerstown House, Palmerstown and The Finches, Clondalkin.

We miss the banter and all the stories and we can’t wait to catch up with you all at a safe distance.


Welcome to the Louis Fitzgerald Group

The Louis Fitzgerald Group offer all of our customers a warming welcome, quality service and superb accommodation. The Louis Fitzgerald Group is one of Ireland’s largest privately-owned hospitality groups. Oozing with Irish culture the group has over 19 pubs, restaurants and hotels located in the heart of Dublin and its surrounds. This includes some of Ireland’s most famous landmark premises such as An Poitin Stil, a memorabilia pub, where you will find many of Ireland’s most prized artefacts. The multi award winning Stag’s Head, and Kehoes Pub, a haven for locals and tourists. In short, we pride ourselves on our reputable name within the hospitality industry. 

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Cocktail recipes for home

We may not be able to head to our favourite bars for a drink these days, but social distancing doesn’t mean we have to give up on a top-notch cocktail hour. In the name of making your solo cocktail session special, we’ve rounded up some of the tastiest “quarantinis” to enjoy while sitting at home…

The Gin Quarantini


5 parts Gray Whale Gin
1 part dry vermouth
2 dashes orange bitters


Build all ingredients in a shaker tin with ice and shake. Strain into a coupe and garnish with a lemon twist.


Julia Child


1 oz Perry’s Tot Navy Strength Gin
2 oz Fino Sherry
1 dash celery bitters Olive


Stir ingredients with ice. Strain into a Nick and Nora glass. Garnish with an olive.


Green Intensity


2.5 oz Absolut Elyx vodka
.5 oz simple syrup
.5 oz lime juice
4 basil leaves
1 slice jalapeno


Place all ingredients into a shaker, then shake and strain into a freshly chilled martini glass. Garnish with thin slice of jalapeno.


The Vodka Quarantini


2 oz Humboldt’s Finest
1 oz Green Chartreuse
1 oz dry vermouth


Build all ingredients in a shaker tin with ice and shake. Strain into a coupe. Garnish with a mint sprig.

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Kehoes is an award-winning traditional Irish pub in the heart of Dublin. Kehoes was first licensed in 1803 and the premises that you see today was completed towards the end of the 19th century in typical Victorian style and is a treasure of authenticity. You can view stained glass mahogany doors, old Irish snugs, partitions and the entire homely feel throughout the pub – and it’s home to the best pint in Dublin!

The Stags Head is a traditional Irish pub with traditional Irish music and food in Dublin city centre. Enjoy a breath of fresh air when visiting the Stag’s Head, just a stones throw from the buzz of Grafton St. Here you will cross into a landmark with enough history it could occupy a library.

The Stag’s Head is a historical Dublin pub featured in Dublin Pub tours renowned for it’s hospitality and famous pint of Guinness.

The Gin Palace has the largest selection of gin in Dublin, boasting gins from every corner of the globe. So come down to The Gin Palace were the staff are happy to mix a cocktail of your choice and help you unwind after a hard day in the office or a tough days shopping. Perfect pints, wines and great food available too, with all major sporting events shown on our big TV  screens. Having a party? Contact our management team and we will be happy to cater for all your needs.

Grand Central Café Bar extends you a warm welcome. Why not drop in, whether it’s for a pint and a chat with the friendly staff, or book your work colleagues in for a fun night of music and dancing in the downstairs bar, you’ll be sure to have an excellent evening. The restaurant has great food and wines and then move to the main bar for a last drink or two. If you are taking the Luas Red Line , you will see us at the O’Connell Street Stop, so if you heading to the 3 Arena, make sure you drop in for a pre-concert or post-concert drink or bite to eat.

The Quays Bar is situated in the heart of Dublin’s famous Temple Bar. It has a great mixture of both locals and tourists, making it one of Dublin’s liveliest pubs.
The live Irish traditional music every day makes the pub a magnet for those of you looking for a bit of craic. The stories told from near and far mean every day is a new experience in The Quays. A full Irish Restaurant on the first floor with a superb all-round menu including a traditional Irish Stew and Dublin Coddle.
Come for the craic and stay for the warm friendly atmosphere.

Palmerstown House is an historical coach house, licenced as an Inn since 1732. Located fifteen minutes from the city centre and on the road to the West of Ireland.

Friendly Local Pub in Palmerstown Village. Spacious lounge, comfortable seating to relax and enjoy a drink or have some gastro dining food.

Carrolls of Lucan newly opened December 2013. Carrolls Gastro pub  was originally a butcher abattoir (slaughterhouse) and has now been transformed to a very stylish gastro pub.  There is a large selection of craft beers and speciality cocktails to enjoy here. Parties for all occasions are catered for.

Serving Lunch from 12pm with fresh salads, skinny soups and daily hot specials. The evening menu has all the classic pub favorites.

Comfort, fun, community spirit, great atmosphere – The Laurels has it all – and great drinks, food, customers and crew.

When Louis Fitzgerald refurbished The Laurels, he designed a premises that was modern and functional, but kept the traditional feeling, It had an unorthodox layout of split-level lounges and bars that added to the character of the pub – and it never feels empty even when it’s on the quiet side. The main lounge area is warm and spacious and has a magnificent old stone fireplace.

Nestling snugly under the rolling slopes of the Tallaght hills in suburban south Dublin, you’ll find the mill that traveled 180km to be available to us today. It was first licensed in the 1750s as a Coaching Inn on the old coach road to Wicklow. From its origins on what was previously one of the five ancient highways of Ireland, this old license is steeped in the riches of Irish history.

The Penny Hill Gastro Pub is the friendliest place in Lucan. Located on one of Dublin’s historic hills in west Dublin suburbia, the field known as The Pennyhill or “Cnoc Phingín” is part of the folklore of the Ballyowen Castle, which stretches back to at least 1558 almost 450 years.

It offers a public bar and lounge that serves great food daily – late bar & live music every weekend!

This is a landmark public house and restaurant famed for its traditional hospitality and award-winning food and service. With food served from 9am to 1opm every day this is the original travellers rest for those travelling southbound from Dublin. An Poitin Stil is great dining at it’s best with plenty of food and drinks options to choose from – and the warmest welcome in Dublin. Browse the fascinating collection of memorabilia with a great pint of Guinness.

Joels was originally built in 1991. In 1997, in a remarkable and record eleven-week period, it was completely demolished and reconstructed to provide an upgraded and enhanced environment for our guests. Joels is the ultimate family restaurant. Conveniently located on the Naas road with plenty of free parking. You’ll love it here because the kids love it here, we have colouring pencils and puzzles and special surprise visits from Leo the Lion, making every visit hassle-free for the whole family.

The Roost is a large public house with separate bars, a public bar, lounge area, mezzanine bar and a music bar. This combines the old with the new, as the pub still has many of its original pieces in place.

Enjoy a spot of lunch in The Roost from midday to 9pm daily but do not overlook the breathtaking features throughout the pub from stone matches mixed with timber and glass to the beautiful flower display that has been known to be a topic of conversation among locals and tourists alike.

Now home to Maynooth's number 1 exclusive  nightspot 'The Nest' at The Roost.

Finches Bar is located in Neilstown, Clondalkin. It is a popular local bar serving providing good drinks and weekend entertainment.

Best Music Pub 2018 & 2019 

Located in the city centre of Galway’s vibrant ‘Latin Quarter’ The Quays, Galway is one of Galway’s most famous and historic drinking establishments. For close on 400 years The Quays has catered to both Galwegians and visitors to our city. Our restaurant offers a carvery lunch and night-time a la carte dinner.

Glor Tire (a talent competition for Country & Western singers) is filmed by Irish TV station TG4 in our Music Hall. Our Music Hall is open 7 nights a week in summer time featuring both local and international bands.

Bar, lounge & beer garden in the heart of Maynooth. 

Relax in our elegant country style lounge & bar.

Enjoy a drink from our large selection of wines, beers, premium spirits and cocktails. We have a range of weekly events such as open mic nights, pub quiz’s and live sports shown on our many big screens. Check ouut thie biggest screen in Mayooth in our beergarden. A DJ will take to the decks in the lounge each Friday and Saturday.

Bruxelles is a cosmopolitan bar. Located just a step away from Grafton Street, Dublin’s busiest shopping thoroughfare. Bruxelles is the ideal venue for breakfast, lunch or dinner. It’s a sports bar and a music bar, with djs in three bars and regular live music. If you don’t have a ticket for the big game; see it in Bruxelles. It might be better; with terrace banter, cold beer and cosy surroundings. 

Being a part of the Fitzgerald Group The Louis Fitzgerald Hotel is well known for his stylish, modern luxury with all the genuine Irish hospitality, personality, excellent service, care and attention to details. The Louis Fitzgerald Hotel offers the highest standard of service and product and has everything you need to make your Meeting, Event or Conference in Dublin a success with purpose-built rooms equipped with all the very latest technology.

Award Winning Hotel in The very heart of Dublin City. 2 Min from O’Connell St & the Luas. Home to the famous Celtic Nights Dinner & Show, performed 7 nights a week. 

Offering  you a superb accommodation in Dublin's city centre within walking distance to all most popular tourist attractions including Trinity College, Guinness Storehouse, and St. Stephen's Green.

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