Olympia Theatre, 72 Dame Street, Dublin 2 (city centre)
See The Olympia Theatre for more information on how to get there.
A visit to the on-stage bar is one of the reasons why Once stands out as one of the best shows you’re ever likely to see. Come early for this truly unique experience – just walk onto the set and enjoy a drink on the stage of one of Dublin’s most beautiful theatres.
The on-stage bar opens one hour before the performance starts; 7pm for the 8pm show and 2pm for the 3pm Saturday matinees. The on-stage bar is also open during the interval.
Where to Stay
Trinity City Hotel | Pearse Street, Dublin 2 |
The 4-star Trinity City Hotel is situated on Pearse Street, Dublin 2 in a prime city centre location beside Trinity College Dublin and just a couple of minutes’ stroll from the Olympia Theatre. Full details here.
Where to Eat
If you’re looking for somewhere to enjoy a meal or a few drinks before or after the show, please see our suggested restaurants below.
Enjoy a unique dining and bar experience together with fantastic food. Opening times: Mon – Sat 12 – 10pm, Sundays 1 – 8pm. Light tapas menu available every day 3pm – 7pm. Pre-theatre menu: Mon – Weds from 5pm all evening, Thurs – Sat from 5pm – 6.30pm €28 for 3 courses, €22 for 2 courses.
Brasserie 66 | 66 – 67 South Great Georges St, Dublin 2 | 01 400 5878
Busy restaurant just 4 minutes walk from the theatre in Dublin City Centre, close to Temple Bar, Stephens Green and Grafton Street area. Great food & drink, fantastic surroundings, exciting atmosphere. Open 7 days & nights. Full details here.
Where to Drink
Before or after the show, why not check out The Porterhouse on Nassau Street.