Welcome to the Dropping Well

 

Welcome

to the Historic Dropping Well

Welcome to the historic Dropping Well Pub located on the banks of the river Dodder in Milltown, Dublin 6. The Dropping Well has been extensively refurbished to incorporate a range of dining and function room areas, and to make the most of the panoramic views of the Dodder. We have a number of 3D and LCD TV screens so join us to cheer on your favourite team, horse or master golfer in comfort!

At the front of the pub, Boxer Maher’s public bar offers old-fashioned drinking surroundings with wood and bric-a-brac recreating the style of a Victorian watering hole.  Our lounge has a number of 3D and LCD TV screens, so join us to cheer on your favourite team, horse or master golfer in the best comfort with an incomparable atmosphere!

Welcome to the Dropping Well

 

Our History Subsection

 

The History

of the Dropping Well

The Dropping Well, one of Dublin’s most historic pubs owes its origins to the Great Famine of 1845 – 1849 and was first licensed as a Community Morgue in ‘Black ’47’.

Since first licensed in 1847 the Dropping Well has enjoyed eight ownerships:

Mr & Mrs John Howe, Miss Williams, Joseph Brownrigg, John Maher, Edward Daly, P.H. Meagher, The Cleary Family and the current owner Charlie Chawke, we know some of this great establishment’s history….

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