Voted Ireland’s Bar of the Year 2022

Staunchly Irish and fiercely independent

BAR 1661

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community and cocktails

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday
5pm — Late

Saturday - Sunday
2pm — Late

Latest News


Method & Madness Tasting

A whiskey for the modern world, Method & Madness turned tradition on its head when it launched in 2017. Taking place on May 1st, get your tickets here


Tullamore Dew Whiskey Tasting

Taking place on the 27th of March, all round good guy Kevin will be hosting a guided whiskey tasting. Get your tickets here


Dingle Whiskey Tasting

Taking place on 17th of April, Dingle's Global Brand Ambassador David is hosting a guided tasting. Get your tickets here


Glendalough Whiskey Tasting

Taking place on the 19th of June, Glendalough's Eoin Cooney will be hosting a guided tasting. Get your tickets here


Echlinville Whiskey Tasting

Jarlath Watson has been the face of Echlinville since 2013 overseeing the relaunch of some of Ireland’s most iconic whiskeys. Get your tickets here


Winners of The Best Cocktail Experience

We’re buzzing to be taking home The Best Cocktail Experience at this years Food&Wine Restaurant of the Year Awards.


JJ Corry Whiskey Tasting

We are delighted to welcome back JJ Corry and its founder Louise McGuane to our tasting room. A passionate entrepreneur and inspiration. Get your tickets here


Swift London Bar Showcase

The legends at Swift London are heading to BAR 1661to showcase a range of their cocktails, including their world famous Irish coffee. Get your tickets here


Dublin Culture Night

This Culture Night we are celebrating Ireland’s native spirit – Poitín - with the owner of BAR 1661 and founder of Bán Poitín, Dave Mulligan. Get your tickets here


W.D O'Connell Whiskey Tasting

W.D O'Connell is one of Ireland's few independent whiskey merchants, showcasing a diverse range of single cask and vatted samples.