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The Highest Pub in Ireland
– Established 1798 –

“Johnnie Fox’s is like stepping in to a 19th century home, with standards of the 21st century”

Johnnie Fox’s situated in Dublin is one of the oldest pubs in Ireland, and steeped in history since 1798. Renowned for being the highest pub in the country, nestled in the peaceful township of Glencullen & surrounded by the beautiful scenery & serenity of the Dublin Mountains.

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History of Johnnie Fox’s

Johnnie Fox’s Pub was originally a small holding farm that became a “safe haven” during the great Irish rebellion of 1798 against British Rule in Ireland. Despite the revolt ending in British victory, The year of 1798 marked a significant watershed in Irish history.

With an unwavering dedication to preserving the relics of Ireland’s rich past, Johnnie Fox’s stands as a guardian of nostalgia. The pub embodies the spirit of “Old Ireland,” meticulously maintaining the originality of its historic premises. It serves as a living testament to the enduring legacy of the country, ensuring that the essence of Ireland’s proud history continues to thrive to this very day.

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What’s On Offer?

Drink & Dine…

At the hearth

At the show

On the Menu


Traditional Irish Fayre


What People Say

This place totally deserves its reputation. So magic and full of character. A must see. Its worth a drive.. Guinness pie is great but my favourite is a slowcooked lamb shank. It is just amazing
Viktor M
December 2022

Genuinely the best dinner and a show I’ve ever had the pleasure of attending. The food portions are generous and delicious. The in house lager is a musttry! And the show! Brilliant!
Daniel R
January 2023

No other place like it on earth.
Wolfgang R
3 days ago

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