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Rotana Cafe

31 South Richmond Street | Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 475 9969
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here on Moday 23/7/2018 at around 10 pm. Wide menu choice. I ordered "Kobbeh Labanieh" - one of the specials on that night. It was really tasty. I also had an arabic coffee and a piece of baclava. Service was very good. I...More

Thank Caoimhin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheap and great service with a smile. BYOB option a great touch also. Will be going again and I recommend it to others!

Thank Roisin L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at Rotana...definitely the best Lebanese food I’ve had ever. The staff were so nice and friendly..we really enjoyed our evening. Definitely recommend.

Thank MollTralee2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it is not easy to find authentic middle eastern restaurants in Dublin, I had a really positive experience at Rotana. The staff were really friendly, the starters "Mezze" were fabulous, I had the "Lamb Mansaf" as the main course and I really recommend it (the...More

1  Thank Abdullah A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there last night to try their famous mezzo. We had to wait 10 min (which isn’t bad for a busy place like Rotana). Our starter and following mains were very tasty. Their mussaka is out of this world- so good and the staff...More

1  Thank rozowa89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic service, the staff were really nice and kind and the food was excellent. Super authentic food!

1  Thank anonymousP9839AP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this restaurant Food so fresh and tasteful Love the whole menu Friends over on a visit were delighted with this quirky eatery Staff-friendly Child friendly Can get very busy which is great Smoking area out the front Halal Lebanese Well done to Management and...More

Thank colettebNaas_Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was absolutely fabulous, but you better be prepared to wait! We ordered our appetizer and it came about 15 minutes later — not sure how it could have taken that long. But, when we got it, the messe plate was excellent. A big...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

What a terrible experience!!!! After half an hour of waiting (sitting outside) for my food and seeing they prefer delivery than actual customers, having to stand up and let other people from next tables go because there is no space, nearly broke my teeth during...More

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We ordered several main meat dishes to feed 4 adults and 4 kids. I was advised what I ordered would be fine. Was quoted €63 but would only charge €50. We had dips and salad at home so instructed the restaurant just for the meat....More

1  Thank Victoria 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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