Picture the scene, it’s October, you’ve got one holiday day left and to be absolutely certain you email your boss, ya know, just in case there’s an extra holiday day someone forgot. Your boss confirms what you already knew, she replies with a short one liner, “yes you got one day left”. NETFLIX hangover day here we come.
Your eye catches the end of the email where there is a P.S. “The Christmas Party this year has been booked in…..” WHAT WHERE??
There are plenty of options around Dublin for a Christmas party and we picked out just a few to get you started.
The Home Of Guinness
You know the Christmas ad showing a wonderful wintery St. James’ Gate surrounded by fluffy festive snow! Share in the festivities at The Guinness Storehouse.
You can enjoy a Gala event in the Arrol Suite for €79 per person – includes a mulled wine reception, three-course festive banquet, live band plus DJ and an all important late bar.
Festive Brunch is available daily in 1837 Brasserie where for €35 you can enjoy a four-course winter themed lunch, a visit to the storehouse and a complimentary pint of Guinness in the Gravity Bar.
You won’t regret taking a group in here for a Christmas party and they got so much to choose from. The Bourbon Bar is available for large private events and the main bar is a stylish Christmas party spot. Yummy grub options including those cool cone holders to put your food in. Prices start from €14.95 per person and they can cater for groups over 200.
The Little Pig
No we are not referring to honey glazed Ham dinners. This Little Pig is a bar located beside her sister bar The Blind Pig. A cool place for a company of about 20 to 40 people. Intimate cosy and full of Christmas Cocktail cheer. If you haven’t tried it with the gang yet..do so this year
Christmas in DTwo is Las Vegas style and will suit a competitive bunch! DTwo offer a Shared Party Night for €49.95 per person. For this you will enjoy a three-course meal, followed by a casino evening with DJ & MC. The winner takes all… the hampers and cool spot prizes that will come in handy for under the tree.
DTwo offer plenty of choice if you are looking for something more informal and prices to reserve a spot with finger food for your group, prices start from €13.95 per person
Not just for All-Irelands Croke Park does a shared party night where you and the gang can be entertained all night long and go away full of Christmas cheer. Prices per person are €69 per person, arrival drinks reception, four-course meal, live band, the fabulous Ruth Scott MC and a DJ late into the night
Buskers on The Ball
If Santa had a games room for grown ups it would look something like Buskers on the Ball. If your the kind of company that likes to do games and casual socials then this is a super festive option.
Casual group bookings for minimum 10 people, you get to shoot some pool or ping pong while enjoying tasty finger food (everything from falafels to crispy prawns! ), a couple of drinks vouchers thrown in and all for €35 per person. You can’t go wrong.. Enquire here now
Go private! Buskers on the Ball offers a private option where you get the whole place to yourself, ideally suited to groups of between 300 and 400. Packages that start at €49 per person and include up to five drinks vouchers, party platters, DJ, coat check. Tailored packages can be arranged
Foleys on Baggot Street
The Christmas spirit runs high on Baggot Street and Foley’s is right in the heart of it. They have a wide selection of private spaces and quirky corners to reserve. Their Christmas decorations set the tone and they have a large selection of Christmas Party offerings. Perfect for groups between 20 to 60.