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La Bodega

93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
+353 1 497 5577
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (97 reviews)
“chorizo” (18 reviews)
“kidney” (4 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere and very reasonably priced! Will defiantly be back. The garlic prawns and calamari were particularly good

Thank Aveen B
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Aveen, team will be delighted

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the restaurant for a few friends celebrating an engagement. Service was quick and excellent.great selection of wine on the wine list. Wonderful guitarist playing in the background. We ordered a selection of food from prawns to mussels meatballs chicken skewers cream chicken potatoes...More

1  Thank David N
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you David for your wonderful review.

Reviewed 31 May 2018

Desperately poor quality, we won’t be back, and from the owners’ reaction to our feedback I don’t care who knows! Good quality olive oil is central to tapas, we didn’t find it here. The oil in all the dishes we sampled was some light vegetable...More

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I have been here many times now with family, friends and with my husband... it’s always delicious. I love their meatballs, chickpeas with chorizo and wings! House wine is good and service is friendly. One to return to... definitely!

Thank Tara111Hogan
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Hi Tara, Thank you for your wonderful review, our team is delighted. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

One of our favourites when we worked in Dublin, was very pleased to see it was still here and very much in business the menu was very much as before with good tapas selections also a good drinks menu. We had a great meal with...More

Thank Jeff R
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Manager at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Thank you Jeff, we get given out to when we change the menu too much, hope your back again soon

Reviewed 10 February 2018

This place is dark and moody, really nice atmostphere, very romantic. The food was delicious and the service was so nice. we where 15 minutes late and they still fit us in. We ordered some bread and dips and olives to start. We finshed with...More

Thank Trekkieboots
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Teenagers brought for the first time in their memory for tapas...they had the Iberico ham which was delicious along with the bruschetta and chicken wings very spicey. A favorite was the steak with potatoes.. I think they will ask to go back again. Service a...More

Thank Fiona D
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We visited one evening and had a terrific time. The food was very enjoyable, the staff were really helpful and the ambience was great. I'd thoroughly recommend it.

1  Thank Fordanglia69
Reviewed 25 December 2017

No reservation on a BUSY weekend night yet they graciously got us in .Wonderful atmosphere , food , staff .,a terrific dining experience

Thank ewkloehn
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The food here seems incongruent with the setting. It’s a really nice restaurant, nice ambience and decor, friendly staff and good service. But the food is very underwhelming. We had 8 tapas between 3 of us and they ranged from ‘fine’ to ‘not worth eating’....More

2  Thank gina_jlnp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 497 5577
  • E-mail
Traditional and Modern Tapas cooked by our four Spanish Chefs. Now that's authentic tapas.
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