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Goatstown, Co. Dublin

The Goat Grill

Goatstown is a suburb of Dublin located in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County, Ireland. To the west is Dundrum, to the east is Mount Merrion and Stillorgan, to the south is Sandyford, and to the north is Roebuck and Clonskeagh.

Goatstown is primarily a residential area, with extensive housing developments from the middle decades of the 20th century onwards, with little local industry. It is roughly centred on a pub named the "Goat Grill", at the intersection of Goatstown Road and Taney Road, where there has been a pub since the early 18th century.

Goatstown got its name from the fact that formerly goats were bred there; in the 19th century it was popular to travel to Dundrum and nearby Goatstown as goat's milk was considered to be excellent for those suffering from tuberculosis.
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Bus to Goatstown

  • Dublin Bus's Nitelink services provide the following late-night bus services to Goatstown:
    • 84N:
      • Superquinn Charlesland Greystones
  • Dublin Bus provide an extensive local bus service to Dublin City and its suburbs and surrounds. The following Dublin Bus routes serve Goatstown:
    • 145:
      • Front of Station - Southern Cross
      • Rock Valley - Front of Station
    • 184:
      • Newcastle Hospital - Railway Station
      • Railway Station - Newcastle Hospital
    • 185:
      • Enniskerry Golf Club - Railway Station
      • Railway Station - Enniskerry Golf Club
    • 45A:
      • De Vesci Terrace - Rock Valley
      • Rock Valley - De Vesci Terrace
    • 84:
      • Frascati Road - Sea Road
      • Sea Road - Frascati Road
    • 84X:
      • Garda Station - Beechdale
      • Sea Road - Fleet Street
  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 133:
      • Arklow (Tourist Office) - Dublin Airport (Atrium Rd Zone 12)
      • Dublin Airport (Atrium Rd Zone 12) - Arklow (Tourist Office)

Restaurants in Goatstown

Farmhill Café and Restaurant

9 Farmhill Road, Goatstown, Co. Dublin
Farmhill Café and Restaurant is now open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

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