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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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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
“dover sole” (10 reviews)
Closed
12:00 - 23:30 Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
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"
declannoel
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11 - 20 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best Lunch’s we’ve ever had! Luke’s service was second to none and you’re lucky if you ever have him as your server. Started with the oysters and octopus (both exquisite, the raspberry vinaigrette was a lovely touch). The mussels were very tasty,...More

Thank Yanngringo
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had 5 friends over from the US. The food, ambiance and service were all excellent. We either had the sole or steak all of which were perfectly cooked. One mishap the sides of vegetables and potatoes came out sporadically and not together with the...More

Thank MarcDublin
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MarcDublin, Thank you for taking the time and trouble to share your experience of SOLE Seafood & Grill with us on TripAdvisor. Firstly I would like to apologise for the delayed side orders you received, this should not have happened and we will take...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited sole in its opening days back in March and thoroughly enjoyed my time there.. fast forward a few months and my experience was even better again. It feels as if the staff have really grown in to themselves and the food was as...More

1  Thank Emerbuckley_
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Emerbuckley_, Thank you so much for 5-star review and for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. Here at SOLE Seafood & Grill we are committed to creating a memorable dining experience for each of our guests and I am pleased to read that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were delighted to find this little gem in Dublin City with exceptional service and absolutely fabulous seafood. We had the sole captain tower which was everything we adore . The complete package like a tonic . We also decided to indulge in a couple...More

Thank lynndawnhenry
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lynndawnhenry, On behalf of the entire team here at SOLE Seafood & Grill, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write such a beautiful review of our Restaurant. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the food, especially the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for an early evening meal and stumbled across Sole. Very lucky!! Beautiful restaurant - we had a high table beside the oyster bar. Excellent service and great food. Our waiter was particularly charming! Would highly recommend.More

Thank QuincyYork
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear QuincyYork, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. Delighted you enjoyed our early evening menu, it is always a pleasure to make guests feel welcome and we're thrilled to hear your kind comments. We look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All I can say is wow!! Fantastic fish (as a Castletownbere blow in I’m quite a critic when it comes to fish) , great service and the most beautiful ambience.. the perfect night out!More

Thank Alex K
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alex K, Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your most recent visit to SOLE Seafood & Grill and for your 5-star review. We are so happy that you had a great time and enjoyed the dishes and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upon my hotel’s recommendation.. I walked to SOLE and was greeted with exceptional care. I was showed to my table and had the sole for an appetizer and 2 of the Irish oysters and for my mine i had the scallops. The service was great...More

Thank drjbcpt
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear drjbcpt, Thank you for sharing your recent experience while dining in SOLE Seafood & Grill and for the 5 star review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. I will be sure to pass your compliments to both culinary...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue, excellent service and fantastic food. An all around lovely evening. I will definitely be back. Well done guysMore

Thank Departure29020784389
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Departure29020784389, Thank you so much for the 5 star review We really appreciate that you have taken the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. Your comments regarding the food and staff are truly valued by all of us here at SOLE...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just went in and asked for a recommendation and ordered tiger prawns.it looked good but no taste really at all. Less quantity.for 13.5 Euro wasn't worth it. So didn't order anything after that. though the restaurant looks beautifulMore

Thank abipray
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear abipray, I recall your visit to SOLE extremely well, you were served with a complimentary bread platter and water and you asked a member of our team to recommend a starter. Riccardo recommended the tiger prawns, one of most popular starter dishes on our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks 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.More

Thank Garrrys3
VictorN2133, General Manager at SOLE Seafood and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Garrrys3, On behalf of the entire team here at SOLE Seafood & Grill, I would like to thank you for your lovely comments about your experience at our Restaurant for your Anniversary. We strive to make every experience a memorable one for our guests...More

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mkmIreland
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
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phoebe W
14 August 2018|
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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
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DavidnSimon
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
    Service
  • Value
Meals
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, Hot New Restaurants, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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