This site uses cookies to improve your experience, to show relevant advertising, and as part of the online booking process. For more information, see our Cookie Policy. By continuing without changing your settings, we'll assume you're happy to accept cookies.

Grand Canal Dock, Co. Dublin

The outer basin with Millennium Tower . The Tower was the tallest storied building in Dublin from 1998 - 2009 The western basin and Boland's Mill Altovetro , An apartment building at Grand Canal Dock, also built by the Montevetro developers, Treasury Holdings.

Grand Canal Dock is an area in Ringsend near Dublin city centre, surrounding the Grand Canal Docks, an enclosed harbour or docking area between the River Liffey and the Grand Canal. Since 2000 the area has undergone significant redevelopment as part of the Dublin Docklands area redevelopment project.

It is bounded by the Liffey to the north, South Lotts Road to the east, Grand Canal Street to the south and Macken Street to the west. Grand Canal Dock contains Grand Canal Dock railway station and Boland's Mill, the national Waterways Visitor Centre, the Millennium Tower and the Grand Canal Theatre.

The Montevetro building completed in 2010 stands at a height of 67 metres and is currently the tallest building in Dublin. It was sold to Google in January 2011. External links[edit source | edit] Map of Location - Docklands Development Agency References[edit source | edit] dead link]
The above text is an extract from a recent revision of the Wikipedia article Grand Canal Dock, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0

On this page you can see a map of Grand Canal Dock, see what's on in Grand Canal Dock, find out how to get to Grand Canal Dock, find things to see and do in Grand Canal Dock, visit local websites for Grand Canal Dock, find Hotels in Grand Canal Dock, find Self-Catering Accommodation in Grand Canal Dock, browse restaurants in Grand Canal Dock.

Upcoming Events in Grand Canal Dock

Tell us about any upcoming major events in Grand Canal Dock and we can add to our website!

Rail to Grand Canal Dock

Grand Canal Dock, Co. Dublin is served by Grand Canal Dock.

Bus to Grand Canal Dock

  • Dublin Bus's Nitelink services provide the following late-night bus services to Grand Canal Dock:
    • 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 Grand Canal Dock:
    • 120:
      • Rathbourne Way - Lansdowne Road
      • RDS - Rathbourne Avenue
    • 15A:
      • Barrow Street - Limekiln Road
      • Limekiln Road - Sir John Rogerson's Qy
    • 15B:
      • Sir John Rogerson's Qy - Stocking Avenue Opposite Dalriada Estate
      • Stocking Avenue Opposite Dalriada Estate - Sir John Rogerson's Qy
    • 1:
      • Shanard Avenue - Simmonscourt View
      • Simmonscourt View - Shanard Avenue
    • 27:
      • Grange Road - Jobstown House
      • Jobstown House - Grange Road
    • 47:
      • Belarmine Plaza - Central Bank
      • Central Bank - Belarmine Plaza
    • 4:
      • Bus Garage - Richmond Grove
      • Richmond Grove - Bus Garage
    • 56A:
      • Barrow Street - The Square
      • The Square - Barrow Street
    • 77A:
      • Barrow Street - Bianconi Avenue
      • Bianconi Avenue - Barrow Street
    • 7:
      • Gardiner Place - Loughlinstown Wood
      • Loughlinstown Wood - Gardiner Place
    • 8:
      • Church Road - Gardiner Place
      • Gardiner Place - Church Road
  • Aircoach operate bus services to Dublin Airport via Grand Canal Dock:
    • 702:
      • Dublin Airport
      • Greystones

Things to See and Do in Grand Canal Dock

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin 2
Formerly the Grand Canal Theatre

Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre

Grand Canal Quay, Dublin 2
The Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre is your Gateway to the Waterways floating on the water of the Grand Canal Basin. Daily walking tours at 11:30 & 2:30 begin in the Visitor Centre on the Grand Canal Quay and explore Grand Canal Dock past and present

Hotels in Grand Canal Dock

The Marker Hotel The Marker Hotel

Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2
Situated on Grand Canal Square in the heart of Dublin's business and cultural quarter, The Marker Hotel features a ground-floor cocktail bar & brasserie, rooftop bar, free WiFi and a spa with 4 treatment rooms as well as a state-of-the-art gym.

Restaurants in Grand Canal Dock


32 Grand Canal Street Lower, Dublin 2
New coffee shop in the docks of Dublin with creative breakfast, brunch, lunch and coffee.

Cafe Bar H Cafe Bar H

Grand Canal Plaza, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2
Cafe H is the perfect spot to enjoy Mediterranean food, a coffee or lunch during the day, a pre or post theatre drink & quick bite or perfect for catching up with friends in a buzzy and informal atmosphere. The extensive outside heated terrace al

Caffe Parigi Caffe Parigi

17 - 19 Sir John Rogerson's Quay, 2, Co. Dublin
One location, transformed: Caffe Parigi and Parigi by Night...

Crystal Boat Restaurant Crystal Boat Restaurant

Gallery Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2
The Crystal Boat is a Chinese restaurant specialising in Chinese seafood cuisine, the restaurant is open daily for both lunch and dinner. This delightful restaurant serves a wide range of modern and classic Chinese dishes. We recommend you sample the

Herbstreet Herbstreet

Hanover Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2
Herbstreet Restaurant is beautifully located overlooking the Liffey with stunning views of Dublin city at Hanover Quay. This restaurant is known for its wide ranging breakfast, lunch and early dinner options. This is the perfect spot for a quick bite

HQ Restaurant & Gastro Bar

Hanover Quay, Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Dock, Co. Dublin
Dublin's coolest new gastro pub addition. Check out their amazing daily lunch specials while savouring the the surroundings of the Grand Canal Square. A perfect place to go before catching the latest play or concert.

Il Valentino Il Valentino

5 Gallery Quay, Grand Canal Harbour, Grand Canal Dock, Co. Dublin
Dublin's leading quality bakery and patisserie (pasticceria), based in Grand Canal Harbour, on the corner of Pearse Street. Serving the finest espresso coffee from one of Italy's leading coffee roasters.

Lannigans Restaurant Lannigans Restaurant

Quality Hotel Dublin City, Sir John Rogersons Quay, Dublin 2

Munchies Sir J R Quay Munchies Sir J R Quay

Sir John Rogersons Quay, Co. Dublin
In the not too distant past, former Miss Ireland Elaine O'Hora started something new, something different, something... well, tasty... Elaine started Munchies. Now close to celebrating twenty years of nourishing hungry Irish patrons with the wholesom

OBriens Ferryman Inn

Sir John Rogerson Quay, Dublin 2
Atmosphere is very enjoyable and friendly!! This pub is a gem and well worth several visits!

Osteria Lucio

The Malting Tower, Clanwilliam Terrace, Grand Canal Dock, Co. Dublin
Chefs Ross Lewis and Luciano Tona have been friends through Michelin starred food, and tall tales, for many years. At Osteria Lucio (formerly Pizza e Porchetta) they unite their love of Irish and Italian food with the very best of produce, from both

Stir Restaurant Dublin City Centre Stir Restaurant Dublin City Centre

Maldron Hotel Cardiff Lane, Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Co. Dublin
Stir Restaurant is regarded as one of the finest restaurants in Dublin offering an array of both Irish & European dishes to tempt your taste buds. Each dish is carefully prepared by our team of expert chefs and is complimented by a fantastic choi

The Brasserie at the Marker Hotel The Brasserie at the Marker Hotel

Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2
With a sharp focus on Irish, locally sourced produce, the Brasserie is a refreshing addition to the Grand Canal restaurant scene. Located right beside the Bord Gais Energy Theatre, it's the perfect pre-theatre destination.

The Pig and Heifer (City Quay) The Pig and Heifer (City Quay)

21-23 City Quay, Dublin 2, Co. Dublin
The Pig & Heifer was set up in 1996 to bring genuine New York delicatessen foods to Dublin with an original New York recipe for pastrami.

Vertigo Bar @ Maldron Hotel (Cardiff Lane) Vertigo Bar @ Maldron Hotel (Cardiff Lane)

Maldron Hotel, Cardiff Lane, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2
The latest arrival on Dublin's lively theatre scene; Vertigo Bar at the Maldron Hotel Cardiff Lane is set to become one of the trendiest haunts. Its ideal if you are looking for bars near The O2 or The Grand Canal Theatre

Book a Room


Pubs & Nightlife

Grand Canal Dock Pubs and Nightlife: An essential part of Ireland's social life and a must for every visitor.

Map of Grand Canal Dock