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Smithfield, Co. Dublin

Chimney with observation decks in Smithfield

Smithfield is an area on the Northside of Dublin. Its focal point is a public square, formerly an open market, now officially called Smithfield Plaza, but known locally as Smithfield Square or Smithfield Market.

Notable landmarks include the Old Jameson Whiskey Distillery and the Observation Tower.

Historically, Smithfield was a suburb of Oxmantown and lay within the civil parish of St. Paul's. There is no general agreement on the extent of the area known as Smithfield, but it roughly incorporates the area bounded by the River Liffey to the south, Bow Street to the east, Queen Street to the west, and North Brunswick street in the suburb of Grangegorman to the north.
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Bus to Smithfield

  • Dublin Bus's Nitelink services provide the following late-night bus services to Smithfield:
    • 66N:
      • Louisa Bridge Station
    • 67N:
      • R406
    • 70N:
      • Credit Union Office
  • Dublin Bus provide an extensive local bus service to Dublin City and its suburbs and surrounds. The following Dublin Bus routes serve Smithfield:
    • 145:
      • Front of Station - Southern Cross
      • Rock Valley - Front of Station
    • 25:
      • Meadowview Grove - Merrion Street
      • Merrion Street - Meadowview Grove
    • 25A:
      • Esker Drive - Merrion Street
      • Merrion Street - Esker Drive
    • 25B:
      • Merrion Street - Railway Station
      • Railway Station - Merrion Street
    • 25X:
      • Meadowview Grove - University College Dublin
      • University College Dublin - Meadowview Grove
    • 26:
      • Merrion Street - Palmerstown Cemetery
      • Palmerstown Cemetery - Merrion Street
    • 37:
      • Baggot St. - Shopping Centre
      • Shopping Centre - Baggot St.
    • 39:
      • Delhurst - Burlington Road
      • University College Dublin - Hansfield Road
    • 39A:
      • Delhurst - University College Dublin
      • University College Dublin - Hansfield Road
    • 51D:
      • Cinema - Woodford Court
      • Laurel Park - Pembroke Lane
    • 51X:
      • Dunawley - University College Dublin
    • 66:
      • Kingsbury - Merrion Street
      • Merrion Street - Kingsbury
    • 66A:
      • Merrion Street - River Forest
      • River Forest - Merrion Street
    • 66B:
      • Alensgrove - Merrion Street
      • Merrion Street - Alensgrove
    • 66X:
      • Kingsbury - University College Dublin
      • University College Dublin - Kingsbury
    • 67:
      • Merrion Street - Old Greenfield Road
      • Old Greenfield Road - Merrion Street
    • 67X:
      • Salesian College - University College Dublin
      • University College Dublin - Old Greenfield Road
    • 69:
      • Green Lane - Hawkins St
      • Hawkins St - Green Lane
    • 69X:
      • Green Lane - Hawkins St
      • Hawkins St - Green Lane
    • 70:
      • Burlington Road - Navan Road
      • Navan Road - Burlington Road
    • 747:
      • Front of Station - Terminals 1 and 2
      • Terminals 1 and 2 - Front of Station
    • 79:
      • Adsill's Row - Spiddal Park
      • Spiddal Park - Adsill's Row
    • 79A:
      • Adsill's Row - Park West Road
      • Park West Road - Adsill's Row
    • 83:
      • Bus Garage - Stannaway Court
      • Stannaway Court - Bus Garage
    • 83A:
      • Bus Garage - Stannaway Court
      • Stannaway Court - Bus Garage
  • Bus routes operated by Express Bus:
    • 836:
      • Blanchardstown Corporate Park
  • Bus routes operated by Mortons Coaches:
    • City Centre - Citywest:
      • Citywest Road
      • Westmoreland Street

Things to See and Do in Smithfield

Jameson Distillery Bow St. Jameson Distillery Bow St.

Bow Street, Smithfield, Dublin 7
Since John Jameson’s brave first steps into this building in 1780, we’ve been focused on his ambition to create unforgettable experiences (along with great whiskey, of course). The new look Jameson Distillery Bow St. carries on this ambition through four

The Lighthouse Cinema

Market Square, Smithfield, Co. Dublin

Hotels in Smithfield

Maldron Hotel Smithfield Maldron Hotel Smithfield

Smithfield, Dublin 7
The Maldron Smithfield Hotel is just 3 LUAS tram stops away from O’Connell Street. It offers sleek, modern rooms with panoramic city views, and WiFi throughout the property.

Hostels in Smithfield

Generator Hostel Dublin Generator Hostel Dublin

Smithfield Square, Smithfield, Dublin 7
The award-winning, brand-new Generator Hostel is located next door to the Jameson Distillery and Smithfield LUAS tram station. It offers budget en suite accommodation and a late night bar.

Self-Catering Accommodation in Smithfield

Dublin Apartment Dublin Apartment

Smithfield Market, Block A, Apartment 63, Dublin 7
Dublin Apartment offers accommodation in Dublin. Offering free private parking, the apartment is 100 metres from Jameson Distillery. Free WiFi is provided.

Ellis Quay Apartments by theKeyCollection Ellis Quay Apartments by theKeyCollection

No 1 John Street North Ellis Quay, Dublin, Co. Dublin
Ellis Quay Apartments by theKeyCollection is set in Dublin, 300 metres from Jameson Distillery. Guinness Storehouse is 600 metres from the property. Free WiFi is available . The accommodation comes with a TV.

Halfpenny Bridge Holiday Homes, Old Dublin View Halfpenny Bridge Holiday Homes, Old Dublin View

87 Smithfield Market, Dublin 7
Old Dublin View is located in Dublin and offers a self-catering apartment with a spacious terrace overlooking the city and free WiFi access throughout.

Rosalind Apartment Rosalind Apartment

Apartment 157, The Old Distillery, Dublin, Co. Dublin
D7 Apartment offers pet-friendly accommodation in Dublin, 500 metres from Jameson Distillery and 700 metres from Temple Bar. Guests benefit from balcony. Free WiFi is featured throughout the property.

Whiskey Corner - City Center + Parking Whiskey Corner - City Center + Parking

Apartment 38, Block D, Smithfield Village, Dublin 7, D07 PX48, Co. Dublin
Whiskey Corner - City Center + Parking offers accommodation in Dublin, 100 metres from Jameson Distillery and 800 metres from The City Hall. Whiskey Corner - City Center + Parking boasts views of the city and is 900 metres from Dublin Castle.

Restaurants in Smithfield

Bel Cibo Smithfield Bel Cibo Smithfield

Unit 11 Block A, Smithfield Market Square, Smithfield, Dublin 7
Bel Cibo is a modern, Italian pizzeria restaurant, located in the heart of cobbled Smithfield next door to the Lighthouse Cinema.

Café Oasis

54 King Street North, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Cafe Oasis is a Lebanese and Mediterranean restaurant experienced in serving and delivering a wide array of delicious dishes such as Kebab, Falafel, pizza soups, grilled chicken and beef and lamb.

Christophe Christophe's Cafe

Duck Lane, Smithfield, Dublin 7
Christophe's is a popular restaurant with seating for 120 patrons serving traditional homemade dishes, wholesome soups, hearty sandwiches, salads and homemade deserts.

Cinnamon Smithfield Cafe Cinnamon Smithfield Cafe

Coke Lane, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Smithfield Cafe; serving breakfasts and pancakes favourites!

Cucina Cucina

Unit 9A, Kings Court, Co. Dublin
Cucina, the Italian word for kitchen, has been serving authentically delicious Italian cuisine north of the river Liffey for over 13 years. It is a cosy restaurant located on Parnell Street which is now vastly improved from previous years and is well

Fish Shop Fish Shop

6 Queen Street, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
A new kind of Fish & Chip Shop.

Hanley at the Bar Hanley at the Bar

The Distillery Building, May Lane, Church Street, Co. Dublin

K Chido Mexico

18 Chancery St, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
From our funky vintage Citroen HY, we at Mexico K Chido serve up delicious, authentic Mexican street food in an unconventional location! Parked in the entrance of Fegans Foodservice warehouse, we create a comfy(heated!) space with cushioned upcycle


31 North Brunswick Street, Stoneybatter, Co. Dublin
Lavanda is a small, family run restaurant offering fresh, seasonal, homemade dishes prepared with the utmost care. Our menu changes regularly to reflex seasonality. We offer choices for coeliacs and vegetarians. There are Vegan dishes available too!

Oscars Cafe Bar Smithfield

Number 6, Smithfield Square, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Oscars Smithfield is a Cafe Bar and the latest addition to the now bustling Smithfield Square in Dublin 7. The independently Irish owned Oscars burst onto the Dublin pub scene in May 2013 and has already established itself as a true Cafe Bar that has


16 MARY'S ABBEY, CITY MARKETS, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Opened in the summer of 2013, Oxmantown is an independent sandwich and coffee shop run by Conor Higgins and Amie Costello. Our coffee is roasted and supplied by Cloud Picker, Dublin's first and only micro roastery, based on Sheriff Street. Our bread

PHX Bistro PHX Bistro

12 Ellis Quay, Ellis House, Smithfield, Dublin 7
Contemporary and modern Irish bistro, running a great value 2/3 course Set Menu, All Night Every Night.

Sparks Bistro

Smithfield Square, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Sparks Bistro is a family owned and operated restaurant specialising in Mediterranean Cuisine. With over 20 years in the hospitality industry, the owners have brought their wealth of experience to bring you the best Mediterranean cuisine available i

Stir Cafe and Bar Stir Cafe and Bar

Maldron Hotel, Smithfield Market Square, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
For a great dining experience in Dublin City, Stir Café and Bar offers an excellent selection of dining options served throughout the day.

The Still Room The Still Room

Old Jameson DistilleryBow Street, Dublin 8

Third Space Third Space

Unit 14, Smithfield Market, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Third Space is a place for local people to gather & eat easily, inexpensively & regularly, with space for creative, cultural and community activities.

Thundercut Alley

Thundercut Alley, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Thundercut Alley and Gutterball are the latest 1980's style additions to Dublin's drinking and dining scene. Inspired by an 80's bowling alley, Gutterball serves meatball hoagies 7 days per week. At the rear of the building, Thundercut Alley boasts a

Urbanity Coffee

The Glass House, 11 Coke Lane, Smithfield, Co. Dublin
Urbanity coffee is a small-batch roaster and speciality café located in Smithfield, Dublin 7.

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Pubs & Nightlife

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

Map of Smithfield