Latest News

10th May 2021 - RORY'S WILL BE FULLY OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

We look forward to welcoming all our customers and friends back to our shop.


6th January 2021 - TELEPHONE SALES AND ONLINE SHOP OPEN.

Our shop will remain open for online and telephone sales (for delivery only).  Due to the latest government announcement we are no longer able to offer a click/call and collect service.  Telephone number 01-6772351 for phone sales/queries.


2nd January 2021 - Unfortunately due to the latest Level 5 Covid restrictions, our doors are closed to the public.  Fear not! as we still operating our online shop.  We are also offering a click and collect and call and collect at door service.  Telephone number 01-6772351


2nd December 2020 - Rory's are now fully open again to the pubic.  Come on in, we would love to see you!


29th November 2020 - RORY'S REOPENING, TUESDAY, 1ST DECEMBER AT 9.30AM

We are delighted to announce that Rory's will be re-opening to the public this coming Tuesday at 9.30am. Sincere thanks to all our online and telephone customers for your business and for all the kind messages received over the last number of weeks.
In accordance with Government guidelines there will be strict distancing and hygiene measures in place to ensure the health and wellbeing of our customers and staff. We would remind all customers calling to the shop to wear a face covering as per government legislation.
We look forward to seeing you in the coming days/weeks.
Stay safe and Tight Lines!
Mary and team


12th November 2020

STAFF REQUIRED.  Please email your CV to sales@rorys.ie or post to Rory's, 17A Temple Bar, Dublin 2.


29th October 2020

Call and collect + Click and Collect service now available from Rory's

In addition to delivery, we are now offering a phone and collect and also click and collect service from our shop.  Live and frozen bait is available for collection.


Collection Hours:

Monday to Saturday: 10.00am to 5pm

Sunday: 11.00am to 4pm


March 2020 - Rory's 60th Anniversary featured in the Irish Times, 8 March 2020

Irish Times article and video - Rory's Fishing Tackle


February 2020 - Rory's on the RTE Radio 1 Business Program with Richard Curran

Podcast of Rory and Mary on Radio 1 Business Program

Rory's Fishing Tackle, Temple Bar's oldest retail shop celebrated 60 years in business on Friday, 21st February. The business was started by my father Rory Harkin and is now run by myself. Rory who turns 80 years of age later this year is still involved in the business. To mark the occasion, Richard Curran from The Business Programme, RTE Radio 1 called to Rory's to interview myself and Rory. The programme was broadcast on 22nd February.

In case you missed the programme which was broadcast on 22nd February, you can listen to it on the RTE playback. We are last up and come on at 47 minutes. Happy Listening!