Close

Follow Lovin Dublin

Rip Off Dublin Is Alive And Well - The €7.40 Pint

By niallharbison

December 20, 2016 at 12:10am

Share:

Pints of beer have never been especially cheap in Dublin but one Irish bar has been ripping off patrons and tourists for years with astronomic pricing. Oliver St John Gogartys have been in trouble a few times for the price of their pints but they don't seem to give a fuck and have instead decided to take things to a new level with the €7.40 Pint. They might be in the heart of Temple Bar with high rents and the pint was probably served late into the night when prices rise but this is a complete disgrace.

Tourists have stopped coming here because of the high pricing and the greed that came with the Celtic Tiger and despite so many great Dublin venues trying to change the perception you still have idiots perpetuating the stigma of Ireland being an expensive rip off destination. They are a business and it is their right to charge whatever they want based on supply and demand but this simply isn't cool. It hurts Dublin in the long wrong. When I think of tourists having to pay this I am ashamed, embarrased and disgusted in equal measure. What a disgrace.


Share:

Join the Lovin Dublin Newsletter

* indicates required

Interests

Marketing Permissions

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from Lovin Media Group:

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.