Dublin Sessions

The Tolka House

The Tolka House

9A Glasnevin Hill,
Glasnevin Village,
Dublin 9.

tel: +353 1 837 1082

email: [email protected]

www.tolkahouse.ie

like us on facebook


Tolka New TableTolka Carvery Sign

450 Tolka Fireside

Welcome to The Tolka House – Established 1756

Tolka House, formerly The Bulls Head has been the main source of hospitality in the Glasnevin area since 1756. This fountain of allurement, once a hostelry, aquired its first licence in 1848, at the end of the Great Famine, under the ownership of Thomas White. An act of parliament in 1878 saw the National Botanic Gardens come under the patronage of the state who opened it up to the public. This was good news for Mary White's tavern. The name Tolka House first seen above the this door in 1883 under the new ownership of H. Briscoe. By 1901 Tolka House was under the care of the Ryan brothers. The electric tram then brought much business to Tolka House and The Botanic Gardens with its regular service from Nelson's Pillar. The tradtitional ethos has been retained in Tolka House as you now find yourself surrounded by raised levels and cosy corners. - "On your way out listen to the gentle murmuring of the Tolka flowing sweetly beside the premises. Inside, the waters of the Tolka House continue to flow just as sweetly." 

What’s on at The Tolka House

Thursday 1st August

The Fireside Session ... ballad & trad session starting at ... 10.30pm

Saturday 3rd August

Chris Lucas ... live music in the bar from ...  10.30pm
Rob Strong ... live music and craic ... 10.30pm

Thursday 8th August

The Fireside Session ... ballad & trad session starting at ... 10.30pm

Saturday 10th August

Chris Lucas ... live music in the bar from ...  10.30pm
4 Till 6 ... live music and craic ... 10.30pm

Thursday 15th August

The Fireside Session ... ballad & trad session starting at ... 10.30pm

Friday 16th August

Special Brew ... live music and craic from ...  10.30pm

Saturday 17th August

Chris Lucas ... live music in the bar from ...  10.30pm
Switch ... live music and craic ... 10.30pm

Sunday 18th August

Eagles Tribute ... live Eagles tribute act ... 10.30pm

Thursday 22nd August

The Fireside Session ... ballad & trad session starting at ... 10.30pm

Saturday 24th August

Chris Lucas ... live music in the bar from ...  10.30pm
Afterparty ... live music and craic ... 10.30pm

Thursday 29th August

The Fireside Session ... ballad & trad session starting at ... 10.30pm

Friday 30th August

Rory Gallagher Tribute ... live Rory Gallagher tribute act ... 10.30pm

Saturday 31st August

Chris Lucas ... live music in the bar from ...  10.30pm
Sharp Shooter ... live music and craic ... 10.30pm

Tolka New Front

Tolka New Tables

Mackgtars

Facebook
error: Content is protected !!