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Rotana Cafe

31 South Richmond Street | Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 475 9969
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“falafel” (16 reviews)
“shish taouk” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (13 reviews)
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
31 South Richmond Street | Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm very close to saying that it's the best around.. but I need to check out some more of the competition first. I know and like Mediterranean cuisine .. this street has some of the best in town. It's competitive and Rotana is there with...More

Thank MrGalway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, had smoked aubergine dip for starters and chargrilled chicken for main! very accommodating for vegetarian friends, staff lovely! Byob so made for reasonable night out!

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a delicious meal with a friend here on Friday evening. It's a small, nicely decorated space in Richmond Street, not far from the city centre. The staff are friendly and will help explain the menu. The Lebanese menu is great for groups as...More

Thank Laura O
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I went to Rotana with a group of friends last night for a Christmas party. We shared the mezze starters which were delicious and a hit with everyone. I ordered the double shish for main course, chargrilled lamb and chicken with lots of tasty sauces...More

Thank Lunn B
Reviewed 12 November 2017

You'll definitely enjoy the food and the services, we had an amazing time there. The place can be a bit small and noisy though!

Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We organised a rotation dinner with the university’s alumni and we were around 25 people, definitely too many for the size of the restaurant. The staff was really nice and accommodating, however we spent definitely too much for the food we had. Also taking into...More

Thank Giulia B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The mezze platter was very well presented, and tasted delicious! Service was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The food at this restaurant is absolutely delicious. We shared starters and each had our own main meal. Beautifully flavoured and good portions. If you want a drink bring your own, there is no corkage charge. A very relaxed atmosphere with good service. Good value...More

Thank Eileen K
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I have a few restaurants to try on my list, but one of my colleagues recommended this cafe and I decided to go because it is situated in an area I haven't walked through before. I was more interested in the walk, but I still...More

Thank Zainab F
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I booked a table for 6 friends to celebrate a birthday on a Friday evening in Dublin at Rotana Café. The restaurant rang and confirmed my booking in advance and they rang me on the day to remind me so before I even went there...More

Thank Mary-Louise M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 South Richmond Street | Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 9969
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