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#206 of 810 Irish in Dublin
#346 of 2,153 Restaurants in Dublin
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
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Reviewed 28 May 2022

One order was missing. Kitchen is closed at 9 am so we let the customers without food and without seing him the whole time... Very disappointing

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 12 March 2022 via mobile

I rated this pub as excellent yesterday but got refused service tonight because of being English so do not go here they are racist to us. Even though loads of people in there had a drink but we got treated awfully for being English -...avoid this pubMore

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 25 August 2020

Had an all day breakfast from here when I was killing time, it was very delicious and the service was fantastic

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 17 March 2020 via mobile

Terrible service. Decent gin selection, but that’s about it. If you just want to try a new gin then it’s ok, but if you want to have a good time with friendly service then this is. It the place

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 20 February 2020

We visited twice during our Dublin stay, first for just somewhere to get some lunch somewhere unique. I ordered the nachos and my husband ordered the steak sandwich. Both were really nice but the steak sandwich wow! It was the best steak sandwich we had...ever had. The atmosphere and customer service was so nice, you order your drink at the bar and they say “take a seat we will bring it over” which is lovely, it feels more homely and friendly. We then returned later that evening and drank gin for a few hours which were lovely and served with strawberries and blueberries in the glass. Even tried a cocktail which was great. Would recommend gin palace!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 25 November 2019

My sister and I came here to grab a bit of food on a Friday before heading to the cinema for her birthday. Obviously, being a Friday evening, the place was packed and we were told to wait a minute for them to find us...a seat. That was fine by us, after a few minutes, the waiter came back and added a chair to a table that had only had one chair and we both said thanks. Before leaving, he said "is that ok?", and when I replied "yeah, thanks" he remarked "you should have said thanks so". We sat there for a minute and just stared at each other in shock at how rude he was, all because he hadn't heard us when we said thanks. Unsurprisingly, that put us off and we ended up just getting up and leaving without ordering. I had always walked past and wondered what the place was like, I definitely won't be back and won't be suggesting it to anyone as a place to go.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 10 November 2019 via mobile

Really nice place, great atmosphere but rubbish food! We had three meals all clearly reheated won’t be returning. V y

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 5 November 2019 via mobile

Had the best bramble gin I've ever tasted followed by several more. Atmosphere is lively yet serene inside. Food was stunning.Service excellent.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 19 October 2019 via mobile

Popped in here with a friend for food and a pint after a spot of late night shopping. Just got our orders in before the kitchen closed (approx. 8:30pm). Lovely Victorian bar with table service. Guinness was good as was the half roast chicken and...steak sandwich. I'd come back - although I got chips instead of the garlic potatoes that I'd ordered. Kitchen was closed by then so I didn't bother saying anything. Perhaps they had ran out...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 6 October 2019 via mobile

myself and my partner often find ourselves in here for dinner when we are in town, its sich a great spot and the food is top notch! the steaks are lovely and the starters are decent sizes. good selection of drinks and staff are very...attentiveMore

Date of visit: September 2019
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Gin Palace is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5