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La Bodega

93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
+353 1 497 5577
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (95 reviews)
“chorizo” (18 reviews)
“kidney” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

La Bodega is a family favourite and we always enjoy the food, atmosphere and pleasant friendly service. The menu offers a wide range of tasty, well presented and reasonably priced dishes which don't break the bank. Wine by the glass at an average price of...More

Thank beech71
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Let me just say that I am biased. This is our go to restaurant in Dublin. We are lucky to have this gem within walking distance of our home. There is a well balanced choice of Spanish Tapas, each with its distinctive flavor. The place...More

Thank PTsouros
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited La Bodega for our wedding anniversary. I had unfortunately forgotten to make a reservation however the hostess went out of his way to fit us in. The tapas selection was really good and reasonably priced. We chose 6 dishes and it was more...More

Thank Nomad73571
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is fabulous, the staff are friendly the food is super tasty and fresh , it won’t break the bank .

Thank Lilly2014eire
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The ambiance is relaxing and suitable for this type of restaurant. The pricing structure is average and reasonable. The food is tasty and well prepared. The three of us had the meatballs, goats cheese, prawns, calamari, patatas bravas, another cheese dish and the kidneys. We...More

Thank Waddlerstrikesback
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Manager at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you back again soon

Reviewed 16 July 2018 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 17 July 2018

Thank you Aveen, team will be delighted

Reviewed 24 June 2018 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 25 June 2018

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

3  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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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