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The Saddle Room Restaurant

27 St. Stephen's Green | The Shelbourne Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 663 4500
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (44 reviews)
“dover sole” (6 reviews)
“oysters” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
27 St. Stephen's Green | The Shelbourne Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 425 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here with my hubby and parents to celebrate my graduation. Such a relaxing athmosphere. They did not rush us. Had a nice break between meals. Went starter, dinner & dessert. We got extra servings of sides which we really didn’t need. Can’t fault anything....More

Thank ShellyyGlenside
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I gave the Shelbourne one star which is a first for me on Trip Advisor ie I’m usually happy about my venues but my visit to the Shelbourne irritated me..... We booked the Christmas lunch which cost €59 per head. It’s the Shelbourne so I...More

1  Thank Maire264
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have delayed some months writing this as , frankly, I wanted to forget it. We were a party of 10, with a private room booked for a family celebratory dinner- Set menu BIG MISTAKE I can only compare fairly to other establishments where we...More

Thank Paula_ski_50
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paula_ski_50, Thank you for sharing your review of The Saddle Room. I am very disappointed to learn that your recent experience did not live up to expectations or the standards we pride ourselves on here at the hotel. Our team takes great pride in...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

For of us had a lovely meal here recently and we really enjoyed it. We had great food, an excellent house wine, great service and, most importantly, great craic.More

Thank porterIreland
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear porterIreland, We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our restaurant with the TripAdvisor community. At The Shelbourne Hotel, we take pride in providing excellent and outstanding service, and it is always a pleasure to read such positive comments regarding...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Had lunch here over the weekend. A lovely relaxed setting, with very good waiting staff. The food portions are small, yet very filling. I had goats cheese, ox cheek, and a warm chocolate and raspberry tart. My dining companion had the chicken for the main...More

Thank weltraveled30
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear weltraveled30, We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our restaurant with the TripAdvisor community. At The Shelbourne Hotel, we take pride in providing excellent and outstanding service, and it is always a pleasure to read such positive comments regarding...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I ate here with two overseas clients. The setting is lovely. The waiting staff were great, attentive without fussing. Our food was very good. We were in and out in 75mins without feeling rushed. There is plenty of room between the tables and some booths...More

Thank dlyster
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear dlyster, We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our restaurant with the TripAdvisor community. At The Shelbourne Hotel, we take pride in providing excellent and outstanding service, and it is always a pleasure to read such positive comments regarding...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

My wife and I spent 5 days at the Shelbourne and had breakfast at the Saddle Room each day, plus dinner one evening. We found nothing to complain about and much to like. The service is incomparable, both in the morning and in the evening....More

Thank Barry R
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Barry R, We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our restaurant with the TripAdvisor community. At The Shelbourne Hotel, we take pride in providing excellent and outstanding service, and it is always a pleasure to read such positive comments...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

From before-dinner cocktails in the Lord Mayor’s Lounge through dinner, we had a really lovely experience. The dinner menu is fairly comprehensive, so there is almost assuredly something you will enjoy whether you are vegan, gluten-free, a seafood lover, or craving a nice lamb or...More

Thank speedymoose
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear speedymoose, We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our restaurant with the TripAdvisor community. At The Shelbourne Hotel, we take pride in providing excellent and outstanding service, and it is always a pleasure to read such positive comments regarding...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the delicious breakfast buffet while staying at the hotel. Staff is friendly. Only downside is many tables are too close together. It makes it challenging to get in and out of your seat without disturbing the guests at the next table.More

Thank Lizzardooo
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Lizzardooo, We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our restaurant with the TripAdvisor community. At The Shelbourne Hotel, we take pride in providing excellent and outstanding service, and it is always a pleasure to read such positive comments regarding...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

A cosy, beautiful restaurant with professional staff. The food was nice but a bit lacking in imagination compared to other high end hotels. We would like to have stayed at the hotel for an after dinner drink but it was so crazy in there at...More

Thank ellis r
Gary_Cahill, Director of Food & Beverage at The Saddle Room Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Dear ellis r, We thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our restaurant with the TripAdvisor community. At The Shelbourne Hotel, we take pride in providing excellent and outstanding service, and it is always a pleasure to read such positive comments...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$63
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
07:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 St. Stephen's Green | The Shelbourne Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    (Kildare Street)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 663 4500
  • E-mail
Description
Named after The Shelbourne’s historic dining rooms, The Saddle Room is a restaurant in Dublin, Ireland, offering a relaxed atmosphere and a modern menu specializing in steak, oysters and seafood. New seasonal menu coming soon.
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