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The Chophouse Gastro Pub

€€ - €€€, Steakhouse, Irish
2 Shelbourne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 V4K0, Ireland
+353 1 660 2390
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (284 reviews)
“fish” (55 reviews)
“striploin” (9 reviews)
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Gastropub, Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2 Shelbourne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 V4K0, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 756 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While staying in the area for a rugby match my friends and I visited the chophouse. The staff were very friendly, seated us right away and promptly took our orders after first showing a sample of the meats on offer and explaining the daily specials....More

Thank KatieM4889
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best steak restaurants in town. The service is good and they have some nice beers to try.

Thank Marc D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit this week, steak was cooked to perfection and incredibly tasty. The place could do with a makeover but the food and staff were worth the visit.

Thank jonathanf672
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I dined with two business colleagues. Matthew was taking care of our table and was fantastic. We had a fish platter, the meatballs, and the fois gras To start. We had a good Marlborough Sauvignon blanc with the starter which was excellent, and then move...More

1  Thank Kevin_One_Man_Show
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent steak house with other options too. Delicious food although quite pricey. Best to book as usually full.

Thank Candy20142014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have written about the Chophouse before and every time I go to a particular place it reminds me of the value of this site. TripAdvisor. If I am in London and walk down through Chinatown I look out for the most basic restaurant that’s...More

Thank freddieconnolly
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I visited here for a business dinner recently and I was very disappointed with the overall experience. In particular, The restaurant was very clammy and stale smelling. Management needs to invest in some form of a fly control device. This place used to be good...More

Thank Aiden2
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We were staying at Ariel House (Landsdowne near Aviva Stadium) and just wanted an early dinner within walking distance. We just had wine and beer, a kale appetizer (I can't believe I really liked it) and split a lamb main dish. Everything was was well...More

Thank JimGunther
Reviewed 6 October 2018

On a recent trip through Ireland, my husband and I stumbled across this Pub. The gourmet menu was not extensive, but offered plenty of choices. I chose the "rack of pork" which was delicious. The presentation was really nice with the chop sitting on a...More

2  Thank Davonia B
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The service at Chop House is very accommodating, food and drinks with enough variety to please anyone. My steak was excellent as was my wifes seafood, there is a wine list but when i'm in Ireland I try and drink Guinness every chance I get,...More

Thank Anthony B
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Questions & Answers
8 June 2018|
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Response from Jason L | Reviewed this property |
When I dined I saw high chairs but don't think they have changing tables. As the restaurant has several stepped layers, wheel chair access is limited
Kate P
13 October 2017|
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Response from ElleBe_LA | Reviewed this property |
Book a table to be safe.
28 December 2016|
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Response from Barbara S | Property representative |
Hi, We are two minutes from the stadium. We are on the same block, about 300metres from our door. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Shelbourne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 V4K0, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 660 2390
  • E-mail
Dining Options: Lunch, Dinner , Private Dining, Reservations Please see our website
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