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PHX Bistro

12 Ellis Quay | Smithfield, Dublin D7, Ireland
+353 1 611 1161
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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12 Ellis Quay | Smithfield, Dublin D7, Ireland
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Reviewed today

We enjoyed the food at PHX however we didn't care for the location. Small restaurant and a little overpriced.

Thank ejbrown65
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easy to find location, just by the quay. The interior looks cosy and nice. The tables and chairs are clean and looks new! I heard they reopened just not too long ago with a new menu. Big portion ! We’ve tried their steak hollandaise, haddock...More

Thank axlim09
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is quite small so it is good to have a reservation. The service was fast and friendly and the food was tasty. We were very happy with everything. For me itse was the best restaurant experience in Dublin. Reasonably priced also, definitely would...More

Thank Sara A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went with 18 people to this restaurant for a bachelor party. The meals were awesome and tasty. My steak with garlic butter was perfect and all the others liked as well as I their meals. The service was great, the waithress knew what everybody...More

Thank Besta84
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just recently after a longer while I have visited the place and it was all redone, and the service was amazing, I said it’s my boyfriend’s birthday and they decorated the desert with candle and huge “happy birthday” not to mention starter that we had...More

Thank Lucas W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in mid week for an unplanned bite to eat. We had two smallies with us and they were looked after very well. The staff were really nice and friendly. They offered options for my little one was being choosy about her starter. The food...More

Thank Supertrooper_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed this place for the attentiveness of the staff and the delicious food. Affordable with its set menus at 22 euros for two courses and 26 euros for three. I tried for three but had to stop after the burger because I was super...More

Thank Virginia V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a team dinner here and our was fab! It's a gorgeous space, very chilled, not too loud...just lovely for a team evening. The menu was great...something for everyone. Service was great and the food was delicious. Everyone enjoyed it and it was good...More

Thank michellekildare
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late, having warned the restaurant of travel problems. We were greeted with smiles and pleasure expressed at our managing to get there. The food and drink were delicious, well served and full of interest. There was nothing to criticise and lots to praise....More

Thank 1952Malcolm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked this restaurant because of the vegetarian options on the menu and it did not disappoint. Staff were very friendly and food was amazing. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Laura L
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Questions & Answers
8 February 2017|
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Response from Eleanor F | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see a children's menu either - this is more of an evening with friends/partners than families kind of a place
25 September 2016|
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Response from AgataFi | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they do cater for gluten free and diary free, all food made fresh so you should ask waitress and they will take care of your requests.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$58
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Ellis Quay | Smithfield, Dublin D7, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 611 1161
  • E-mail
Small family bistro serving only freshest Irish ingredients, in traditional and creative way. The main goal of the PHX Bistro is to share LOVE for food!
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