Raise a glass for liberté, egalité and fraternité this 14th of July as it is Bastille Day! The celebration of the French National Day has transcended borders and across the globe, francophiles are joining the festivities. Dublin is not without its fair share of events and we have compiled a list with food and drink activities to weekend like the French. Keep reading and find out more about where to celebrate Bastille Day in Dublin.
One of Ireland’s most unique bars, The Church, is ready to host the ultimate Bastille Day party this Friday. Celebrate from 4:30 pm and enjoy French pastis, French wine, French petanque, French crêpes, French saucissons, French animations and French DJs! Lots of surprises, entertainments and gifts will be announced, stay tuned! FREE ENTRY.
Where: Junction of Mary Street & Jervis Street, Dublin, Ireland Dublin 1
More information: thechurch.ie
Cuisine de France’s Petite Boulangerie pop-up on Camden Street opened at 9 Camden St. on July 10th and will be serving delicious sweet and savoury creations, including much loved favourites, and new, innovative delights until Saturday July 22nd! Make sure you come and say bonjour on Bastille Day, and enjoy a treat on the house!
Where: 9 Camden St.
More information: cuisinedefrance.ie
Donnybrook Fair welcomes Best Sommelier in Ireland Julie Dupouy, for a tasting celebration of Champagne. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn all about the world of Champagne and each bottle will be accompanied by a matching canape created by Executive Chef Niall Murphy. Tickets are €75.
Where: 89 Morehampton Road, D4.
More information: donnybrookfair.ie
Terroirs wine shop will be celebrating Bastille Day by opening several bottles of fine French bubbles. Want to take any home? They’re offering 15% discount on Champagne and sparkling wine on the day! Drop by from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm for a taste.
Where: 103 Morehampton Road, Donnybrook – Dublin 4
More information: terroirs.ie
Marcel’s has prepared a special menu to celebrate the occasion. Enjoy a 5 course dinner at this sophisticated restaurant for €50, including timeless classics from the world’s finest cuisine.
Where: 13 Merrion Row, Dublin 2
More information: marcels.ie