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The Bridge 1859, located in the heart of Ballsbridge is a multi-award winning bar and big sister to the city centre venue, Lemon & Duke. Just a stone’s throw from the RDS and Aviva Stadium, The Bridge 1859 is the cosy pub you’ve been looking for all day. Best known for its star-studded cast of directors, Noel Anderson, Jamie Heaslip, Rob Kearney, Dave Kearney and Sean O’Brien, The Bridge 1859 is the place to be for all things rugby.

Meet Our Owners

Jamie Heaslip

Sean O'Brien

Rob Kearney

Dave Kearney

Noel Anderson

award winning gastropub

The Bridge has won multiple awards for its amazing food and drink. Most recently The Bridge 1859 has won Overall Winner, Best Sports Bar, in the National Hospitality Awards 2019.

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