15 Magical Summer Party Venues in Dublin


15 Magical Summer Party Venues in Dublin

Looking for the Best Summer Party Venues in Dublin ?   Finding the best venues can be a bit of a headache so we have done all the work for you.  Our latest article highlights what we believe to be 15 of the best Venues in Dublin.


The Gibson Hotel

Home of RTE’s First Dates, the Gibson hotel, has one of Dublin’s Best Summer BBQ facilities.  The venue invites all to dine al fresco with an Hawaiian summer BBQ experience.   The stylish city centre venue is the perfect spot to unwind with a cocktail, enjoying the tastes of the Pacific.  Overlooking Dublin Port, the venues BBQ area is set in the hotels amazing indoor courtyard and heated terrace.  The venue offers various packages and can be booked for small gatherings right up to large corporate events suitable for up to 700 guests.

The Gibson Hotel - Summer BBQ



The Morrison Hotel

Over looking the River Liffey on Ormond Quay, the Morrison Hotel offers a fantastic summer BBQ facility.  The venue has a fabulous and ultramodern outdoor courtyard garden.  The event space is a stunning oasis in the heart of Dublin City that offers a touch of urban chic to any corporate or social event.  The venue offers an array of special BBQ packages suitable for all palates.

Food @ the Morrison – From hot ‘n’ sticky pork ribs, ginger and rum steaks to delicious veggie burgers with corn & black bean salsa …. the list goes on, you name it the venue has you covered.  The area is wonderfully spacious and can be used for a variety of corporate and social events with the capacity to hold up to 80 guests.




Horse Show House

Located in the heart of Ballsbridge at the back of the Horse Show House, Madigan Square Garden is a unique and versatile outdoor space.   A magnificent garden with an array of great event spaces.  The little booths make it a great place for small intimate bookings,  but with the capacity to look after over 300 guests this is one of the most popular choices as a large corporate summer BBQ parties.




The Harbourmaster

Overlooking the Grand Canal and located just beside Connolly station, the Harbourmaster is a fantastic city centre location and a popular after work party venue.  When it comes to hosting BBQ’s the venues boasts a superb wrap around terrace with expansive seating options and a host of bespoke menus suitable for all.  Famed for throwing some of the best summer BBQ parties in Dublin for groups of up to 100.

The Harbourmaster Dublin - BBQ Dublin



Sophie’s is a rooftop restaurant located in the famous Dean Hotel overlooking Harcourt Street in Dublin 2.   With stunning views across Dublin, their impressive event space comes equipped with loungey beds, blankets and heaters making this a cosy outdoor vibe in winter and in sunshine.  The venue offers a fantastic Argentinian style BBQ with the capacity to look after up to 70 guests.  One of Dublin’s finest and the perfect setting to unwind with a fancy cocktail and watch the day go by.




10 Fleet Street

Located within the the Morgan Hotel in the famous Temple Bar area, 10 Fleet Street is a fantastic award winning restaurant and terrace offering some of the best food and drink in the city.  For those that crave the al-fresco experience, but don’t want to risk the elements the venues courtyard is the perfect location!  A stunning event space equipped with a covered outdoor area and heaters making it ideal for all events.  The venue offers an extensive range of sizzling BBQ menus with both vegetarian and vegan options available.  A great summer party venue suitable for up to 100 guests.




Trinity city

The Trinity City is a stylish hotel in Dublin offering contemporary comfort, and delicious dining in their courtyard restaurant and garden.  The courtyard garden is a vibrant oasis within the hotel, equipped with benches, tables, chairs, heaters, a variety of plants and a large umbrella to give shelter from the rain.   Their tasty BBQ menus start from €26.95 per person, based on a minimum of 30 people with a total venue capacity suitable for up to 200 guests.   The Trinity offers a great selection of delicious vegetarian and vegan options  – A magical venue, ideal for those summer BBQ parties.




The Grayson

Overlooking St Stephen’s Green right in the heart of the city is The Grayson’s outdoor dining area. The restaurant sits under a glass atrium dressed with eye catching plants and vintage Art Deco touches. Drenched in natural light, this is one of the cities best summer BBQ party options.    The venue offers a variety of seductive menus with ample options for vegans and vegetarians and a capacity to cater for up to 290 guests.




The Church

The Church is a wonderfully restored 17th century former Church steeped in history.  The 17th Century, 320 year old Church stands tall and proud on the corner of  Jervis Street and just of the Luas Red line.  The venue boasts one of the largest outdoor terrace areas in the city with a capacity to cater for up to 350 guests.    Their terrace is the perfect spot for summer BBQ parties and with an array of special menus, this venue has something for even the most discerning of palates.




The Living Room

Centrally located in the heart of Dublin City, the venues beer garden is the perfect oasis away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre.  A Premier venue for everything sport related, the event space boasts one of the largest outdoor digital screens making sure you get the rays and still catch all the action.  A great party venue and superb location for summer BBQ parties with a capacity to cater for over 300 guests.



Sandyford House

Sandyford House is an award winning venue located right in the heart of Sandyford village and part of the fabric of Dublin’s suburban pub scene since the 1690’s.  The beer garden is a real sun trap and the event space for summer BBQ parties and outdoor dining al-fresco style.   A popular choice for corporate events with an array of special menus and a capacity to cater for over 200 guests.



Cock and Bull

The Cock and Bull is a trendy local bar in Coollock village with three amazing beer gardens serving food, cocktails and beers.  The venue boasts 3 picturesque outdoor event spaces with a capacity to cater for over 300 guests.  A cracking choice for summer BBQ parties and one of the most stylish in the city.  The venue offers extensive food and drink menus making this one of the best places to unwind and catch the rays.



The Odeon

Located on Harcourt Street, the Odeon is deemed as one of Dublin’s most popular and well known late-night bars.  The venue boasts a host of bars and stunning event spaces, but their jewel in the crown would have to be their fully heated outdoor terrace and garden.  With a capacity to hold over 100 guests, this is one of Dublin’s most popular summer BBQ venues.    This intimate event space is available for private hire and a firm favorite with the corporate market for all their summer parties and events.



House Dublin

Perhaps one of the chicest beer gardens in Dublin, House on Leeson Street is an ultra-stylish spot for pints, cocktails and lovely grub as the sun goes down over the city. There’s an extensive wine list to choose from but it’s the intimate setting of the terrace, with its cosy chairs and splashes of greenery that make it an ideal spot for any summer BBQ party.  The terrace is a popular suntrap offering extensive summer BBQ menus , suitable for up to 100 guests.




Harry Byrne’s

Harry Byrne’s is an old-school Dublin Heritage pub dating back over 200 years located on the Howth Road Clontarf.  The venue has a fully enclosed outdoor area with a host of intimate event spaces, high & low seating and an array of large flat screens, making it an ideal location for sports or social events.   The venue offers a good choice of menus and is the ideal location for those seeking BBQ venues in Dublin.  Harry Byrne's Summer BBQ area


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