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Against the Grain

) #369 of 2,084 Restaurants in Dublin €€ - €€€ Irish, ,
11 Wexford Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 470 5100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Healthy, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
11 Wexford Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First off, I am a regular to this bar and often come in for a bit to eat as the food is reasonable and pretty good, unfortunately my experience today was beyond disappointing. I suggested Against the Grain for a working lunch with colleagues. We...More

Thank CH5443
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here 3 times now and the staff have no idea how to interact with customers. I watched while a couple waited ages while barmaid faffed around while no one else being served...I would have left ! Internet was not working but no...More

1  Thank johnhG3658NB
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Found this place on the Untappd app for beers rated over 4 (out of 5). It did not disappoint! Galway's IPAs are all they are cracked up to be and the drafts were perfectly cold. Chili order was excellent too. Go here instead of Beer...More

Thank lamer14
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I am not one to pay over the top for overprized drinks in dublin but here since its all craft i make that exception. All wonderful different spread of drinks. Food amazing. Staff friendly especially the little guy (who barely comes over the counter) he...More

Thank Whiskeyash
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Stopped here for lunch, great selection of beers and good food. Went back again a few days later and was just as good. Bigger inside than it looks.

Thank deanski112
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My wife and I stopped in for dinner and ordered a large chicken bucket, fried goat cheese, and chips for about €30 or up. The fried chicken came in such enormous quantity that we had enough left overs for a meal the next day! Its...More

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

From the outside it looked like the perfect place that we were looking for and exactly the combination of beers and food that we wanted to have. Although food was ok the service left a very bad taste in our mouths. I can understand that...More

1  Thank Leonie V
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a regular of mine, and I usually recommend it for city centre craft beer drinkers. It's location on Camden St. is ideal to stop in for a few beers and a bite if you're hungry. Staff are very friendly and happy to...More

Thank Ultach1
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Excellent selection of Galway Bay Brewery beers plus many other great craft beers from other breweries all over the world. Great atmosphere and food. Staff was friendly and the prices were great. Loved it!

Thank JetBlueDriver
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It seems to be a dark, dreary pub with quite over-rated expensive drinks, poor quality food, prefab chairs and tables ... If you're a 20-something hipster, or a lost "off the track" tourist, just get in there ... this is your Nirvana. Trust me, it's...More

1  Thank EQ1000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Wexford Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 470 5100
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Against the Grain is proudly a part of the Galway Bay Brewery . We serve 32 draught craft beers from Ireland and International brewers. We have over 80 bottled craft beers.In our busy pub on Wexford st we love great beer and amazing food . Come join us and have the craic!
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