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Looking for a function room to host an event in Dublin? Look no further than Bad Bobs located at the heart of Dublin’s most vibrant neighbourhood, Temple Bar. The newly renovated five-story Victorian building is the ideal place for a stylish corporate event or birthday party. We have a number of function rooms available for a range of event sizes.

Ground Floor Large Function Suite

With a capacity to host 400+ guests, the Bad Bobs function suite is perfect for larger events. All aspects of the stylish venue are taken care of so you can focus on entertaining your guests. Located at the heart of the city in Temple Bar, Bad Bobs is easily accessible via a range of public transport options.

The space is an ideal place for hosting work functions or product launches with a chic interior and your very own pour your pint area. A cosy area connected via a warren of passages, this unique interior will definitely impress guests at your event. With a raised eating area serving a delicious selection of gastro pub dishes, guests can sit back and enjoy a wonderful meal in a relaxed environment before, after or during the function.

First Floor Medium-Sized Function Area

Those looking for a medium-sized venue for a function can hire out our first floor. With two bars this is a superb venue for a function and with a capacity of 200 there is plenty of room to host an incredible event.

Looking to impress? One of the bars on this floor is a specialist cocktail bar where our trained mixologists will whisk you up a delicious cocktail. With a large selection of both classic and original cocktails we have something to satisfy all tastes.

Dublin’s pubs and bars are famous for their live bands. The second floor also has a small stage area where bands entertain revellers throughout the week. Playing host to some of the top acoustic performers in Dublin, spend an evening in Bad Bobs relaxing and enjoying good music with friends over a few Guinness’.

Second Floor

An elegant space popular with the ladies with one long bar and cosy drinking spots, this area holds up to 150 people and is a great area to reserve for an event with close access to our rooftop terrace & smoking area.

VIP/Private Rooms

For a more intimate setting for smaller parties, the VIP bar and lounge area is an ideal place to relax and celebrate with friends in private. With a capacity to hold 100 this is the perfect place to enjoy an evening with old or new friends.

With five floors of stylish bars, a nightclub, restaurant and a roof terrace, after the function has finished there is no need to leave the building. Head over to the restaurant for a delicious meal in a relaxed environment. Keep the party going at one of the stylish bars in the venue. With live music and entertainment throughout the week and weekends, Bad Bob’s bar is known for its lively atmosphere, perfect for a fun evening of entertainment in Dublin’s Temple Bar.

We are always on hand to help you with any queries. Fill out our contact us form, give us a call on 01 677 8860 or email us on


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