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The Chophouse Gastro Pub

#39 of 2,013 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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Gastropub, Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, British, European
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2 Shelbourne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 T102, Ireland
+353 1 660 2390
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Today
13:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Enniscrone, Ireland
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Whenever I am in Dublin (a half a dozen times a year) I make it a point to stop at the Chop House. I LOVE this restaurant. I stopped here the first time after seeing a segment on Anthony Bourdain's, No Reservations. I liked the interview with the owners, Kevin Arundel and his wife, and I liked what they were... More 

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Naas, Ireland
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal. Starters were good size and tasted great. Mains again were good size, well presented and tasted great. Fish was very well cooked and fresh. Staff were excellent. Attentive and friendly, couldn't recommend this restaurant more!

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Thank ferguswryan1
Belfast
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there on Monday evening and can confirm that a visit to the Chophouse is the best way to start your week! The staff are engaging, professional and funny, the food is well thought out, well sourced and beautifully cooked and the steaks deserve their star billing. I love this place. My mission for 2017 is to make wheaten... More 

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Sacramento, California
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit during mid week for dinner...hadn't come across this restaurant despite being in Dublin since May 2016, so a really good find esp as it's not in the City centre- a 10min cab ride out towards Lansdowne Road area. Food doesn't disappoint & was excellent- they're even coma around with the tray of meat to tempt you into... More 

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Thank An_Englishman_in_NY
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hosted a business dinner here for some American clients, in fact from Texas. So bit if a risk taking them to a stake house but we had heard great things. It more than lived up to its billing. Great service steak was too quality and the Guinness was spot on.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch on Sunday. Good value foe money (2 courses menu 25€ or 3 courses 29€). Food very tasty. Staff very nice and diligent. Cozy environment with comfy bright greenhouse style side. I will come back :-)

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Thank Carolina M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the chop house for the first Time on Saturday night - where do I start ! The food - absolutely delicious all 3 courses , chocolate biscotti to die for 👌🏻 Great selection of wine & service was superb ! The buzz in the chop house was electric - can't wait to go back again ! Special shout... More 

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Thank Amanda C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Really don't want to have to type 100 words minimum as there is no need to but I am to fill the review : THIS WAS UNREAL, ABSOLUTE TOP DRAWER. George the server is a good laugh too....

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Thank paul h
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Just had probably the best meal We've had in a restaurant in a long time, the steak was cooked to perfection as was the pork belly, the chips were nice and crunchy and the mash potato was lovely and creamy.

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Thank Anastasis G
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had a family lunch for my Dad's birthday last Sunday. I picked it because it could accommodate steak lovers, vegetarians and small children - not an easy feat. The food was absolutely fantastic. We all ordered different things and everyone enjoyed their meals. I had the burger and the meat was top quality - it tasted excellent. The reason... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Gastropub, Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, British, European
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Shelbourne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 T102, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 660 2390
Description
Dining Options: Lunch, Dinner , Private Dining, Reservations Please see our website

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?