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La Bodega

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93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
+353 1 497 5577
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri 12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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Derry, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

packed, booked early, great buzz, brilliant food so many different flavours to enjoy, havnt had kidney for a while, class

Thank colum_13
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So first I guess I should know that Tapas go with wine - but as a hardcore beer drinking I was a little taken back by the no beer situation - when I finally came to grips I set my sights on the tapas and I'm glad I did. I tried their chicken special and then four other tapas to... More 

Thank Tamasine W
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten here a number of times and the food is always perfect, as is the service. While I don't drink wine myself my friends have all said they have a lovely selection. The chocolate fondant is a lesson in sheer decadence!

Thank Caoimhe H
Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Four of us visited Bodega last Saturday night and very much enjoyed the warm atmosphere, strong service and decent food. A couple of the tapas may be marginally overpriced...but the taste was authentic and our guests had no complaints. We tried two bottles of red, an organic Malbec and a Shiraz (I think) called Elephante. Desserts were very tasty and... More 

Thank mark t
Malmo, Sweden
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Came here to have dinner with my friend on a weekday. We didn't reserve a table in advance, but were able to get one with only a 5 min wait. The place was pretty packed for a Thursday evening. The staff were professional, the food was really really tasty and the prices were appropriate for the restaurant. I am impressed!... More 

Thank Rofida84
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Ate here in November 2016 for dinner. Staff were friendly, food was ok, not amazing. Presentation and look of restaurant itself is well done

Thank ulinbac
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Was there a few weeks ago with my wife. It's a nice lively spot , nice décor and great atmosphere. We had a number of dishes which were all really good - special mention for the chicken wings and lambs kidneys which were fabulous. Cheese board to finish was excellent. Nice wine also. Looking forward to my next visit.

Thank johnmoffit
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This place is great. What a variety of dishes, flavours and tastes. Two standout dishes....the Lambs Kidneys in Sherry etc and also the Anchovy dish was amazing. They were so unlike the awful tinned salty ones. Friends of ours were there the previous week too and loved it too. We will be back very soon! Oh and quite a few... More 

Thank Roscoe11
Bray, Wicklow, Ireland
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Tasty food, but prices don't match the size/quality. Great atmosphere, make sure to book if you want a table, it was busy when we arrived and equally as busy when we left. Okay selection of wines, pity they don't do any spanish beers. Staff are effected when busy, our wine was forgotten about twice and had to slow down on... More 

Thank NiamhCleary
Dublin, Ireland
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

With my wife and sister, enjoying fantastic food and wine at la bodega. Nice seats, Busy noisy and fun atmosphere. And the grandparents are minding the kids - perfection!! Now, just another look at that wine menu!

Thank jack m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
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
Traditional and Modern Tapas cooked by our four Spanish Chefs. Now that's authentic tapas.

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