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The Quays Irish Restaurant

#86 of 2,085 Restaurants in Dublin}
€€ - €€€Irish, , European
10-12 Temple Bar Square | Dublin 2, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 1923
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cottage pie” (70 reviews)
“fish stew” (97 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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10-12 Temple Bar Square | Dublin 2, Dublin 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 1,025 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After going last year for the Early Bird Menu we decided to return because we enjoyed it so much. The food was great, staff were friendly and atmosphere was nice. Thank you again for having us and kindest regards.

Thank Fray H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were downstairs at the bar and didn't want to stray far for food, so we went upstairs to the Quays for dinner. Nice atmosphere, great food, huge portions and fantastic & quick service!

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has a variety of lunch specials reasonably priced. I had the Duo of Freshly Steamed Mussels and a bowl of Creamy Seafood Chowder. Was also served with Brown Bread (maybe it is the traditional soda bread). I was seated quickly by a very friendly staff...More

Thank Mickey0566
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and quick service would recommend to anyone . Drinks on the upper side of expensive but as its bang in the middle of Temple Bar which is the most expensive part of Dublin anyway so cant complain we were surprised. but its a...More

Thank loanstar59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant on our first day in Dublin. arrived there about 1pm and were seated immediately in the upper level of the restaurant overlooking the staircase.We both ordered the irish stew which arrived in about 10 minutes, and it was served with...More

Thank neilgt4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our arrival we had diner at Quays, of course we had to have lamb. The stew was delicious and of course some local Guinness beer. The place is nice with a good atmosphere. The service was quick although they were packed. The restaurant is...More

1  Thank Manuel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has Amazing food so good we went twice. The service is great and the staff very friendly and willing to help. They have a gluten free menu which was very hard to find in most places.

Thank Jane N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the food was good,we really liked the style of the place with the wood and everything. the only down side was the price. over 20€ for the meat. over 15 € for the main.. but this is normal for Center Dublin.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I wasn't sure to stop here as it seemed too touristic but I was very surprised of the fish and chips. It was very light and tasty. The chips can be improved. The price was ok. 2 fish and chips and 2 pint 37€.

Thank Giuseppe A
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Since it is located at the temple bar region it is really crowded but manages to keep that friendly chilling atmosphere . I was surprised by the irish dishes ,they are really tasty and especially the soups are amazing ...the service is really polite and...More

Thank Niovi C
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16 March 2017|
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Response from 749David | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you'll love it. Not too expensive, and right in the middle of all the Temple Bar nightlife. It will be great fun. Just eat here and then go out to all the Bars with music and fun
Helen K
18 July 2016|
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Response from Joseph T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think there were vegetarian items on the menu.
19 March 2015|
Response from K2beachguy |
There is an online booking available at menupages website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 Temple Bar Square | Dublin 2, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 1923
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