About Us

About the Pub

The Marlay House is an authentic Irish owner operated Dublin style pub located in Decatur, Georgia. It’s a place where friends and family can go for a meal and a pint surrounded by traditional decor combined with a contemporary welcoming Irish atmosphere. The Marlay blends the owners’ Irish heritage with their current lives in Decatur. We have a dynamic craft beer portfolio with rotating brewers and seasonal selections. We stock a full bar with a focused wine list and full array of liquor and cocktails. Our kitchen creates top tier pub grub alongside seasonal specials often using local produce.

Regular Opening Hours

Daily at 11.30am with Brunch served from 10.30am to 3pm on Saturdays and Sundays.
Monday to Thursday the pub closes at Midnight (Kitchen closes 10.30pm) & Friday and Saturday the pub closes 2am (Kitchen closes 11.30pm).

About the Publicans

We grew up in Rathfarnham near the Dublin mountains. We all moved to the the US for a variety of reasons and happy to bring a bit of our heritage to Decatur.

The Marlay House…A bit of Recent Press

Recent Press

A 2014 and 2015 Top Ten Irish Pub in the US

AJC – 5 Places to get REAL Irish fare

CNN Headline News – Traditional Dublin Grub

AJC – Ways to get your Irish Coffee Fix

BHTP – Give Irish Food Back to The Irish

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