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SOLE Seafood and Grill

18-19 South William Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 544 2300
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“octopus” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (28 reviews)
“dover sole” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
18-19 South William Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: SOLE Seafood and Grill
1. Excellent Service, Superb food
"Every member of staff is friendly, warm and excellently trained"
Saoirse O
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2. Gorgeous Seafood Restaurant
"Coquilles St Jaques is a must as is the octopus and sole skewers"
Sinéad F
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3. Love this restaurant!
"The service, the decor and the atmosphere were really top class"
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1 - 10 of 201 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ante was our server this evening. Polite, attentive, and on the ball. At the end he brought over a lovely surprise dessert for our anniversary! Lovely touch. 10/10.

Thank Garrrys3
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We travel to Dublin to see family as often as we can and it gives us the perfect excuse to leave the kids with my parents and have a special dining experience with Friends. We spent a truly memorable evening as a party of 10...More

2  Thank seanaburg
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Dear Seanaburg, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your most recent visit to SOLE Seafood and Grill. We are delighted that you really enjoyed your time while dining with us. It is so rewarding to the entire team here at...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner here with my husband and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The sole skewers are delicate and beautiful and the salmon was delicious. Would definitely recommend

Thank abbeyn
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a wonderful dinner at Sole. It is a busy and cheerful place offering seafood lovers some nice options. The Seafood Chowder is delicious. We arrived early but were seated right away and our waiter was professional and overall a great choice. It has...More

Thank Voyager548113
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have been there with my family a couple weeks ago. Our waiter named Ante asked me if i was willing to write a sentence or two here..of course only if i was pleased with everything. Well i completely forgot about it but do remember now....More

Thank Flyer171955
Reviewed 6 days ago

I booked Sole for a family special occasion. On arrival I found the front of house manager very friendly and helpful. The table service reflected this same friendly, helpful and attentive standard.The atmosphere was very cosy for a wet winters Monday night. I ordered the...More

Thank brian b
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were made to feel very special from the moment we arrived! Beautiful restaurant, waiters couldn't do enough for us. The food was incredible and they even brought out a little birthday dessert for my partner which was really sweet and free of charge, such...More

Thank Megan D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first time eating in Sole - and it was yet another case of Trip Advisor working. I was looking for somewhere new to catch-up with a friend over good food and wine - and found Sole in the Trip Advisor search. The...More

Thank toruairc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would recommend booking as it gets very busy for celebrating groups and couples Excellent menu - a la carte and set menu for 30 euros for 2 courses. Smooth attentive service in an interesting and attractive setting My only gripe - expensive wine either by...More

Thank lgmsomerset
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Considering this place is rated so high on trip advisor, we were a little disappointed as we thought the food was average. Service and atmosphere were great. I had the sea bass and just didn’t care for how it was done. My husband had the...More

Thank Mynonnie
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mynonnie, Thank you for your feedback of your experience here with us at SOLE Seafood & Grill and for taking the time to share it with us. We value your kind words regarding the atmosphere, service and drinks, however I am disappointed to hear...More

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Questions & Answers
4 November 2018|
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Response from VictorN2133 | Property representative |
Dear mkmIreland, We are disabled friendly with full wheel chair access and offer disabled facilities. Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager
phoebe W
14 August 2018|
Response from VictorN2133 | Property representative |
Dear Phoebe, We serve pre-theatre from 5pm up to 6.15pm Monady to Thursday and from 12pm to 6.15pm Friday and Saturday. Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager
22 July 2018|
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Response from mrscharte | Reviewed this property |
Yes id say book it as it gets really busy coming to festive season
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Hot New Restaurants, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-19 South William Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 544 2300
  • E-mail
SOLE Seafood & Grill is a modern comfortable, destination dining experience that offers an array of fish and shellfish dishes alongside a variety of meat and seasonal favourites in an atmosphere of urban sophistication. Each day our culinary team prepare the very best of products with great passion and care to enhance their pure flavours.
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