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The Bank on College Green


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

Award-winning Heritage Bar and Restaurant in the heart of Dublin.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We dropped in just by chance after visiting the Trinity College. We sat at the bar and was greeted by a super nice bartender. We had just a few beers and admired the detail's of the building and how beautiful the place was. This is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Denise S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A chance remark on the bus from the airport led us here. Three times in two days! Beautiful building. Amazing food. Wonderfully welcoming bar staff. What's not to like?

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank FayAbroad
Reviewed 6 days ago

Called in at lunch time for a beer. Lovely building inside and out. Very popular at lunch time for meals and drinks. Food smelt amazing. Next time we will have dinner here.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Raymond542014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really had a great time . Food was amazing great atmosphere and very friendly staff. We definitely will be back !

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Journey798213
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eat here last Saturday and we enjoyed it. Service was good and food great. We drank down stairs after our meal and enjoy it. Nice crowd and the building is beautiful.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 133sinead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and awesome atmosphere. And really reasonable price. The service and staff are excellent.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 859kerstins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very unique place - dining in the bank. Great decor, great food, great service. Don't miss it when you travel to Dublin.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 709guidor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous decorative features are everywhere in this space. Arising from its previous life as a major bank dating from the 1890s and finished in high Victorian ornamentation. The food was also delicious. From the tasty lunch menu we had starters and mains. All delectable. With...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank permia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yum yum yum! Absolutely delicious food served in a delightful atmosphere and fabulous surroundings. This is a must visit place. Very efficient staff are friendly and courteous and check that everything is to customer satisfaction. Everyone cleared the plates. The drinks went down well also.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank eileenb676
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After 3 days of visiting Dublin non-stop, I really needed a break! Which I found here on a whim. In a magnificent décor I had a quiet little table near a fireplace, vegetable soup and hero sandwich to die for (with only local products), I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pimpampoumparis
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7 May 2018|
Response from TheBank22 | Property representative |
Hi, wouldn’t worry about it, it’s an exact replica not the only one in the world though if people ask we’ll tell them there’s more than one Much more importantly thanks for the custom and kind comments 👍
23 February 2018|
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Response from kittykatBd | Reviewed this property |
Wasn’t really looking for that on the menu. I believe their menu is online so you could check that out.
William T
3 October 2017|
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Response from Jim T | Reviewed this property |
They have 2 eating areas. The bar and a formal dining room upstairs. The best way to check would be to call them 01 6770677. They were very helpful over the phone. If you are planning on the formal dining area you will need... More
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