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Girl and the Goose Restaurant

10 Merrion Road | 1st Floor, Dublin D4, Ireland
+353 1 667 4446
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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10 Merrion Road | 1st Floor, Dublin D4, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Girl and the Goose Restaurant
1. Great Quality Food
using local ingredients at affordable price
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2. Relaxed Environment
where anybody can come and enjoy fresh Irish dishes
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3. Outstanding Service
always gracious and attentitive
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11 - 20 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 18 September 2018

I would eat here again, however I was a bit disappointed with the menu. Very limited selection, and not very creative considering the price. I took advantage of the early menu that was good value. And the service was okay, but considering I was the...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic place. A true Irish restaurant. And the food was so good, I ate there twice. Everything on the menu is good. No reservation necessary.

1  Thank cbfield
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

We were quite tired from our flight to Dublin and this restaurant was right around the corner from our hotel. The staff were friendly and the food was great value for money.

1  Thank JohanVenter85
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Location is gorgeous! Staff very welcoming, and very attentive to the smallest detail. I ordered the starter Rizoto followed by Lamb Shank, great cooking. Congratulations to the kitchen staff! Serving was excellent !

1  Thank Peity A
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Just visited restaurant,had been there in the past year. Want to bring guests because of past positive experience Food was great,however service was extremely slow. At least 20 minutes before we were asked about drinks? Or approached about our food order At least 35 minutes...More

1  Thank 48mal
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Found this restaurant a bit by accident and so glad we did! An excellent place. Lovely ambience, delicious food (I had the Guinness beef pie and the rhubarb crumble, my sister had the pork belly and the apple galette) and superb staff (Davi and Camila)....More

1  Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Never fails to deliver. The slow cooked lamb shank is reason enough to go there. They have an early bird special up to 7pm which is great value. Staff are attentive and relaxed. Was full the night we were on a Monday night which says...More

1  Thank Hugh C
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We dined at the Girl and the Goose as part of a group of 24. Especially considering the size of the group, the service was attentive and efficient. The meal we had was the best in our 17 days in Scotland, England, and Ireland. We...More

2  Thank George W
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We loved this restaurant. It is located in Ballsbridge on a great block with other pubs and restaurants. The first night I had the superfood salad and I loved it (the grilled halloumi topping was great). The second night we had the pork belly with...More

1  Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Our return annual visit to this restaurant whilst we exhibit at the wedding fair in the RDS with our team. Staff are very welcoming, friendly and efficient. The menu is really lovely and the food was delicious. As it was a team meal everyone chose...More

1  Thank Winelovin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Merrion Road | 1st Floor, Dublin D4, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 667 4446
  • E-mail
Dedicated to innovative and creative food, Our team serve their dishes in an uncomplicated way that relies on freshness, taste, presentation and local ingredients. You will be welcomed by easy-going but attentive staff in a warm, relaxed and informal environment and Our menu that confidently celebrates homemade Irish cuisine with a twist. We are open everyday at noon and continue until late in the evening.
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